The table below looks at the statistics for the Performance Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Analyst
Rank 189 205 219
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Analyst 8 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.18% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 6
Average daily rate
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£444 £338 £274
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.48% +23.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £375 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £315 £275
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +14.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.82 £13.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+58.69% -21.42%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5419 6628 7304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.51% 92.32% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3970 4833 5221
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 132 182
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £28.50 £42.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Performance Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Analyst in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Performance Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Performance Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Performance Analyst across the City of London region.

Performance Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Performance Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Performance Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Performance Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Performance Analyst across the City of London region.

Performance Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Performance Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Performance Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Performance Analyst in their job title.

1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Low Latency
3 2 (16.67%) C++
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) VBA
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
3 2 (16.67%) Validation
3 2 (16.67%) Games
3 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) tcpdump
3 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Wireshark
3 2 (16.67%) Spread Betting
4 1 (8.33%) FIX Protocol

Performance Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Performance Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Performance Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Google Analytics
1 1 (8.33%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
1 2 (16.67%) tcpdump
1 2 (16.67%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
2 1 (8.33%) JMeter
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Games
3 1 (8.33%) Law
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Spread Betting
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (8.33%) Derivative
3 1 (8.33%) Statistics
3 1 (8.33%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (8.33%) GIS
3 1 (8.33%) Fixed Income
3 1 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (16.67%) Analytics
2 2 (16.67%) Low Latency
2 2 (16.67%) Validation
2 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Fund Management
3 1 (8.33%) Quantitative Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Web Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Stress Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Volume Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Scalability Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
1 3 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) C++
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) VBA
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Omniture
1 1 (8.33%) Google
1 1 (8.33%) HP