Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Performance Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Management over the 6 months to 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Performance Management
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 124 138
Rank change year-on-year -11 +14 -9
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 32 39 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.80% 0.97% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 1.19% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 19
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £383 £213 £298
90th Percentile £538 £495 £560
South East median daily rate £425 £428 £425
% change year-on-year -0.58% +0.59% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.50 - £16.09
South East median hourly rate £22.50 - £21.00

Performance Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,339 3,264 4,031
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 83.52% 81.40% 80.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,715 1,666 2,154
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +0.63%
10th Percentile £275 £235 £250
90th Percentile £588 £563 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 123 155
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £17.68 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.81% -26.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.72 £11.40 £10.71
90th Percentile £43.75 £55.00 £48.00
South East median hourly rate £24.56 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -1.76% -16.67% +50.00%

Performance Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Performance Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Management in Berkshire

Performance Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Performance Management in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Management in Berkshire

Performance Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Management in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Management in Berkshire

Performance Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Management in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Management in Berkshire

Performance Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Management within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury - 10 £300 -
Reading -6 8 £425 +17.24% 3
Maidenhead -5 4 £425 -
Bracknell 0 3 £377 -20.63%
Wokingham - 2 - -
Slough - 1 £525 - 1
Performance Management
South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Performance Management.

1 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (25.00%) SQL
3 7 (21.88%) Oracle
3 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
3 7 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (18.75%) Java
4 6 (18.75%) PL/SQL
4 6 (18.75%) Web Development
4 6 (18.75%) JSON
4 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
4 6 (18.75%) Analytical Thinking
5 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (15.63%) SDLC
5 5 (15.63%) jQuery
5 5 (15.63%) HTML5
5 5 (15.63%) REST
5 5 (15.63%) CSS3
5 5 (15.63%) Subversion
5 5 (15.63%) Spring
5 5 (15.63%) HTML
5 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
5 5 (15.63%) CSS
5 5 (15.63%) Project Management
5 5 (15.63%) Finance
6 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (12.50%) SLA
6 4 (12.50%) Data Management
6 4 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (12.50%) Resource Management
6 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement

Performance Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) DNS
1 2 (6.25%) DOCSIS
1 2 (6.25%) MPLS
1 2 (6.25%) SDH
1 2 (6.25%) VPN
1 2 (6.25%) WAN
1 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.13%) GSM
2 1 (3.13%) LTE
2 1 (3.13%) SAN
2 1 (3.13%) WCDMA
2 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (6.25%) Power BI
4 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Subversion
General
1 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Billing
4 1 (3.13%) French Language
4 1 (3.13%) German Language
4 1 (3.13%) Italian Language
4 1 (3.13%) Law
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Developer
2 5 (15.63%) Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Designer
3 4 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Solutions Designer
3 4 (12.50%) UI Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) BSS Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Migration Architect
4 2 (6.25%) OSS Architect
4 2 (6.25%) OSS Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.25%) OSS Solutions Designer
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Strategy Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Strategy Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) JSON
2 5 (15.63%) CSS
2 5 (15.63%) CSS3
2 5 (15.63%) HTML
2 5 (15.63%) HTML5
2 5 (15.63%) jQuery
2 5 (15.63%) REST
2 5 (15.63%) Spring
3 1 (3.13%) J2EE
3 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (18.75%) Analytical Thinking
2 6 (18.75%) Web Development
3 5 (15.63%) Project Management
3 5 (15.63%) SDLC
4 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (12.50%) Data Management
4 4 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 4 (12.50%) Resource Management
4 4 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (9.38%) Change Management
5 3 (9.38%) eTOM
5 3 (9.38%) Line Management
5 3 (9.38%) Migration
5 3 (9.38%) Performance Optimisation
5 3 (9.38%) Planning and Forecasting
5 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
5 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
5 3 (9.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) SQL
2 6 (18.75%) Java
2 6 (18.75%) PL/SQL
3 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) Master's Degree
3 1 (3.13%) APMP
3 1 (3.13%) CIPD
3 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) QA
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (6.25%) PMO
3 1 (3.13%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
1 1 (3.13%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Tableau
3 1 (3.13%) Actix
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco
3 1 (3.13%) EMC
3 1 (3.13%) Fujitsu
3 1 (3.13%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) Huawei
3 1 (3.13%) Mapinfo
3 1 (3.13%) SAP
3 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
3 1 (3.13%) VMware