The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Analysis over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Analysis
Rank 495 498 483
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Contract jobs citing Performance Analysis 96 84 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.23% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 58 40
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £239 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £556 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £111.42 £26.09 £16.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+327.04% +53.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.55 £20.56 £10.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £162.28 £31.62 £32.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 £33.00 £12.92
% change year-on-year
+44.93% +155.41%
Performance Analysis
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38540 36317 34567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.50% 78.00% 77.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 25554 23532 21284
Average daily rate £430 £425 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £287 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1069 979 1093
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.72 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Performance Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Analysis across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in England

Performance Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Performance Analysis across the England region.

Performance Analysis Daily Rate Trend in England

Performance Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Analysis across the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Performance Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in England

Performance Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Performance Analysis across the England region.

Performance Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in England

Performance Analysis
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Analysis across the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Performance Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Performance Analysis
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Analysis within the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +26 42 £338 -15.62% 4
London +3 34 £400 -5.88% 21
South West +2 8 £288 -32.35% 1
West Midlands - 7 £350 -
East Midlands -8 2 £413 +6.45% 5
Yorkshire - 2 £533 - 4
East of England -2 1 £413 - 2
Performance Analysis
UK

Performance Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Performance Analysis also 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 that cited Performance Analysis.

1 53 (24.20%) Finance
2 51 (23.29%) Linux
3 46 (21.00%) SQL
3 46 (21.00%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (15.98%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (15.07%) HTML
5 33 (15.07%) JavaScript
5 33 (15.07%) CSS
6 32 (14.61%) Unix
7 30 (13.70%) Java
8 28 (12.79%) TDD
9 27 (12.33%) ITIL
9 27 (12.33%) User Experience
10 26 (11.87%) Cisco
10 26 (11.87%) Security Cleared
11 25 (11.42%) Scrum
11 25 (11.42%) Oracle
11 25 (11.42%) Front End Development
11 25 (11.42%) Sass
12 24 (10.96%) SQL Server
12 24 (10.96%) Python
12 24 (10.96%) Veritas
12 24 (10.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 24 (10.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 23 (10.50%) HTML5
13 23 (10.50%) Project Management
13 23 (10.50%) CSS3
14 22 (10.05%) AngularJS
14 22 (10.05%) Windows
15 21 (9.59%) AIX

Performance Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Performance Analysis also 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 that cited Performance Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (7.76%) Confluence
2 10 (4.57%) IIS
2 10 (4.57%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.20%) Apache
3 7 (3.20%) CMS
4 6 (2.74%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.28%) IBM HTTP Server
5 5 (2.28%) JBoss
5 5 (2.28%) Liferay
5 5 (2.28%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.28%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.83%) WebLogic Integration
7 3 (1.37%) CICS
7 3 (1.37%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.91%) Node.js
9 1 (0.46%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.46%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.46%) SAP EP
9 1 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 17 (7.76%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.02%) MS Project
3 7 (3.20%) MS Office
4 5 (2.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.28%) Photoshop
5 4 (1.83%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.28%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.83%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.46%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle BRM
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.46%) SAP xRPM
3 1 (0.46%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.22%) GitHub
2 3 (1.37%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.31%) TCP/IP
2 14 (6.39%) LAN
2 14 (6.39%) Network Security
3 12 (5.48%) Firewall
4 11 (5.02%) DNS
4 11 (5.02%) MPLS
4 11 (5.02%) SAN
4 11 (5.02%) WAN
5 10 (4.57%) BGP
5 10 (4.57%) Ethernet
5 10 (4.57%) OSPF
5 10 (4.57%) SNMP
6 9 (4.11%) 2G
6 9 (4.11%) 3G
7 8 (3.65%) Internet
7 8 (3.65%) LDAP
8 7 (3.20%) HTTP
9 6 (2.74%) LTE
9 6 (2.74%) RNC
10 5 (2.28%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (10.96%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.22%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (7.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (5.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (5.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (5.48%) OLAP
6 12 (5.48%) OLAP Cube
6 12 (5.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (4.11%) OLTP
8 6 (2.74%) Oracle Database
9 5 (2.28%) DB2
10 4 (1.83%) DataStage
10 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.83%) Oracle Exadata
10 4 (1.83%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.91%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (0.91%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 18 (8.22%) JIRA
2 12 (5.48%) Visual Studio
3 11 (5.02%) Firebug
3 11 (5.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (4.57%) Git (software)
4 10 (4.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (1.83%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (1.37%) gulp
6 3 (1.37%) JBehave
7 2 (0.91%) Ant
7 2 (0.91%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.91%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.91%) ERwin
7 2 (0.91%) Grunt
7 2 (0.91%) Introscope
7 2 (0.91%) jMock
7 2 (0.91%) Maven
7 2 (0.91%) Mockito
7 2 (0.91%) Selenium
8 1 (0.46%) JUnit
General
1 53 (24.20%) Finance
2 15 (6.85%) Banking
3 10 (4.57%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.65%) Multimedia
5 6 (2.74%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.28%) Marketing
6 5 (2.28%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.37%) Retail
8 2 (0.91%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.46%) Advertising
9 1 (0.46%) Automotive
9 1 (0.46%) Back Office
9 1 (0.46%) Billing
9 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.46%) Front Office
9 1 (0.46%) Games
9 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 64 (29.22%) Developer
2 26 (11.87%) Administrator
3 24 (10.96%) Architect
4 21 (9.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 18 (8.22%) Systems Administrator
6 17 (7.76%) Analyst
7 14 (6.39%) Unix Administrator
8 13 (5.94%) Consultant
8 13 (5.94%) Java Developer
9 11 (5.02%) Agile Developer
9 11 (5.02%) Unix Systems Administrator
10 10 (4.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 10 (4.57%) Cisco Engineer
10 10 (4.57%) HTML Developer
11 9 (4.11%) Performance Analyst
12 8 (3.65%) 3G Engineer
12 8 (3.65%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
12 8 (3.65%) HTML CSS Developer
12 8 (3.65%) Linux Administrator
12 8 (3.65%) Optimisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (15.07%) CSS
1 33 (15.07%) HTML
2 25 (11.42%) Sass
3 23 (10.50%) CSS3
3 23 (10.50%) HTML5
4 22 (10.05%) AngularJS
5 18 (8.22%) Web Services
6 16 (7.31%) .NET
7 15 (6.85%) Spring
8 13 (5.94%) SOAP
9 12 (5.48%) ActiveMQ
9 12 (5.48%) LESS
10 10 (4.57%) Backbone.js
10 10 (4.57%) JMS
10 10 (4.57%) Mustache
11 9 (4.11%) Hibernate
11 9 (4.11%) XML
12 7 (3.20%) REST
12 7 (3.20%) Zend Framework
13 5 (2.28%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 35 (15.98%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (12.33%) User Experience
3 16 (7.31%) Data Centre
4 11 (5.02%) Visualisation
5 10 (4.57%) CMDB
6 8 (3.65%) Clustering
6 8 (3.65%) Computer Science
7 7 (3.20%) HACMP
7 7 (3.20%) Management Information System
7 7 (3.20%) Statistics
8 5 (2.28%) Algorithms
8 5 (2.28%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.83%) Biometrics
9 4 (1.83%) Replication
10 3 (1.37%) LPAR
11 2 (0.91%) EqualLogic
11 2 (0.91%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (0.91%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.91%) PKI
11 2 (0.91%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 51 (23.29%) Linux
2 32 (14.61%) Unix
3 24 (10.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (10.05%) Windows
5 21 (9.59%) AIX
6 19 (8.68%) Solaris
7 9 (4.11%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.37%) VMS
8 3 (1.37%) zOS
9 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.46%) Android
10 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (21.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (12.79%) TDD
3 27 (12.33%) ITIL
4 25 (11.42%) Front End Development
4 25 (11.42%) Scrum
5 23 (10.50%) Project Management
6 19 (8.68%) Continuous Improvement
7 18 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (7.76%) Migration
9 16 (7.31%) Disaster Recovery
9 16 (7.31%) Responsive Web Design
10 15 (6.85%) High Availability
11 14 (6.39%) Data Modelling
12 13 (5.94%) Change Management
12 13 (5.94%) Service Delivery
12 13 (5.94%) Service Management
13 11 (5.02%) ETL
13 11 (5.02%) Kimball Methodology
13 11 (5.02%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (5.02%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 46 (21.00%) SQL
2 33 (15.07%) JavaScript
3 30 (13.70%) Java
4 24 (10.96%) Python
5 19 (8.68%) C#
6 15 (6.85%) T-SQL
7 13 (5.94%) Perl
8 11 (5.02%) C++
9 10 (4.57%) Ruby
10 9 (4.11%) PowerShell
11 7 (3.20%) PHP
12 6 (2.74%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.83%) AWK
13 4 (1.83%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.83%) Korn
13 4 (1.83%) sed
14 3 (1.37%) COBOL
15 2 (0.91%) C
15 2 (0.91%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.91%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (11.87%) Security Cleared
2 19 (8.68%) SC Cleared
3 16 (7.31%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (5.94%) Degree
5 11 (5.02%) CCIE
6 6 (2.74%) CCNP
7 5 (2.28%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.83%) MCTS
9 3 (1.37%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.91%) CCNA
10 2 (0.91%) CISSP
10 2 (0.91%) JNCIE
10 2 (0.91%) MCITP
10 2 (0.91%) MCSE
10 2 (0.91%) VCAP
10 2 (0.91%) VCP4
10 2 (0.91%) VCP5
10 2 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.46%) CCNP Voice
11 1 (0.46%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.31%) SLA
2 10 (4.57%) QA
3 3 (1.37%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.91%) UCITS
System Software
1 24 (10.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 21 (9.59%) NFS
3 18 (8.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (5.48%) Active Directory
5 8 (3.65%) VMware ESX
6 5 (2.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 4 (1.83%) Veritas File System
8 3 (1.37%) Hyper-V
8 3 (1.37%) vSphere
9 2 (0.91%) Oracle Clusterware
9 2 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.46%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (3.65%) Puppet
2 6 (2.74%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.28%) Cisco UCCE
3 5 (2.28%) Control-M
3 5 (2.28%) NSN NetAct
4 4 (1.83%) Grafana
4 4 (1.83%) Graphite
4 4 (1.83%) Nagios
5 2 (0.91%) CA Wily
5 2 (0.91%) SCCM
5 2 (0.91%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.46%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.46%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.46%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.46%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.46%) NetVault Backup
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.46%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (11.87%) Cisco
2 25 (11.42%) Oracle
3 24 (10.96%) Veritas
4 21 (9.59%) Red Hat
5 19 (8.68%) VMware
6 17 (7.76%) HP
7 16 (7.31%) Microsoft
8 13 (5.94%) Cognizant
9 12 (5.48%) IBM
10 10 (4.57%) EMC
10 10 (4.57%) ServiceNow
11 7 (3.20%) Adobe
11 7 (3.20%) Zend
12 6 (2.74%) Actix
12 6 (2.74%) Citrix
12 6 (2.74%) Juniper
12 6 (2.74%) Pega
13 5 (2.28%) 3PAR
13 5 (2.28%) FatWire
13 5 (2.28%) Twitter