Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Proactive Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Proactive Management over the 6 months to 13 December 2017 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.

Proactive Management
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 154 144
Rank change year-on-year -8 -10 +33
Contract jobs citing Proactive Management 9 15 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.22% 0.35% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.43% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 21
Berkshire median daily rate £263 - £475
10th Percentile £211 - £244
90th Percentile £324 - £538
South East median daily rate £385 £325 £360
% change year-on-year +18.46% -9.72% +3.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £37.50 £43.28 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.35% - -
South East median hourly rate £27.50 £43.28 -
% change year-on-year -36.46% - -

Proactive 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 3427 3481 4016
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 83.22% 81.62% 79.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1803 1845 2235
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £265 £250 £231
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £407 £396
% change year-on-year +4.42% +2.78% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 128 181
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.25 £18.25 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.92% -31.13% +39.47%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £40.28 £49.65 £45.25
South East median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £26.30
% change year-on-year -4.00% -4.92% +50.26%

Proactive Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Proactive Management in Berkshire

Proactive Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Proactive Management in Berkshire

Proactive Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Proactive Management in Berkshire

Proactive 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 Proactive Management within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 13 December 2017. 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
Reading -1 3 £325 -
Bracknell - 2 - -
Newbury - 2 - -
Maidenhead -6 1 - -
Slough - 1 £200 -
Proactive Management
South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Proactive Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Proactive Management.

1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (33.33%) NAS
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (33.33%) vSphere
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (33.33%) Change Control
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) IIS
2 3 (33.33%) MCSE
2 3 (33.33%) MCSA
2 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) CCNP
2 3 (33.33%) CCNA
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity

Proactive 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 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (33.33%) IIS
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
1 3 (33.33%) NAS
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) 2G
2 1 (11.11%) 3G
2 1 (11.11%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Environment Manager
3 1 (11.11%) ERP Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Radio Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
1 2 (22.22%) REST
1 2 (22.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 3 (33.33%) Change Control
1 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) Business Process Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) ERP
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
2 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Thinking
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Email Management
3 1 (11.11%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNA
1 3 (33.33%) CCNP
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (33.33%) MCSA
1 3 (33.33%) MCSE
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) webMethods
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle