The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Analysis over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Analysis
Rank 491 461 451
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -10
Contract jobs citing Performance Analysis 130 152 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.28% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.37% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 92 82
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 4
Average hourly rate £22.00 £15.75 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.68% -51.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.21 £14.50 £17.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.71 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.26 £15.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+115.03% -53.84%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44182 41616 38228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.70% 76.15% 74.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28632 25727 23174
Average daily rate £415 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1181 1176 1105
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Performance Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Performance Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Performance Analysis
Daily Rate Trend

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

Performance Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Performance Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Performance Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Performance Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Performance Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Performance Analysis
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Performance Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Performance Analysis
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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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
England -54 103 £400 +1.01% 27
London -15 44 £467 -1.78% 6
South East -11 26 £425 +3.03% 5
Scotland -1 15 £375 -
North West -16 13 £400 +45.45% 1
Buckinghamshire +6 12 £401 - 1
City of London -16 10 £525 -4.54%
Cumbria - 10 £375 -
Milton Keynes -3 8 £401 - 1
Glasgow +7 6 £375 -
Hampshire -6 6 £438 +41.12% 1
Tyne and Wear - 6 £445 -
North East - 6 £445 -
East Midlands +3 5 £338 - 9
Berkshire -3 5 £358 -17.81% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £340 -
Barrow-in-Furness - 5 £325 -
Basingstoke - 5 £450 -
Derbyshire -5 3 - - 2
Reading -9 3 £340 -11.11% 1
Yorkshire -45 3 £113 -67.85% 3
Renfrewshire - 3 £268 -
Marlow - 3 - -
Chesterfield - 3 - - 2
Erskine - 3 £268 -
Birmingham +4 2 £300 -13.66%
Surrey -3 2 - - 1
West Midlands -5 2 £300 -12.08% 1
Manchester -9 2 £388 +40.90% 1
South Yorkshire -9 2 £113 -72.72%

Performance Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 61 (27.73%) SQL
2 58 (26.36%) Windows
3 53 (24.09%) Finance
4 49 (22.27%) Microsoft
5 42 (19.09%) Linux
5 42 (19.09%) Oracle
6 37 (16.82%) Migration
7 35 (15.91%) UNIX
8 33 (15.00%) EMC
9 32 (14.55%) SQL Server
9 32 (14.55%) VMware
9 32 (14.55%) Banking
10 31 (14.09%) Analytical Skills
11 27 (12.27%) Project Management
11 27 (12.27%) Perl
11 27 (12.27%) HP
11 27 (12.27%) VMware Infrastructure
12 26 (11.82%) Security Cleared
12 26 (11.82%) Java
12 26 (11.82%) MS Excel
12 26 (11.82%) Performance Tuning
13 25 (11.36%) Data Migration
14 23 (10.45%) VMware ESX
14 23 (10.45%) Shell Script
14 23 (10.45%) T-SQL
15 22 (10.00%) JavaScript
16 21 (9.55%) SC Cleared
16 21 (9.55%) Agile Software Development
17 20 (9.09%) .NET
17 20 (9.09%) Change Management

Performance Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 14 (6.36%) SharePoint
2 11 (5.00%) IIS
3 6 (2.73%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.82%) LiveLink
4 4 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.36%) MQSeries
5 3 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.91%) Node.js
6 2 (0.91%) CMS
6 2 (0.91%) JBoss
6 2 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.45%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.45%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.45%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.45%) Apache
7 1 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (11.82%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.36%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (1.82%) MS Project
5 3 (1.36%) MS Office
6 2 (0.91%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.45%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (0.91%) Summit
2 1 (0.45%) Tesseract
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.91%) GitHub
2 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.73%) SAN
2 12 (5.45%) Internet
3 11 (5.00%) iSCSI
3 11 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
4 10 (4.55%) DNS
5 9 (4.09%) TCP/IP
6 8 (3.64%) LAN
7 7 (3.18%) WAN
7 7 (3.18%) Ethernet
8 6 (2.73%) MPLS
8 6 (2.73%) Wireless
8 6 (2.73%) Radio Access Network
9 5 (2.27%) LTE
9 5 (2.27%) SSL
9 5 (2.27%) 3G
9 5 (2.27%) HTTP
9 5 (2.27%) LDAP
10 4 (1.82%) DMZ
10 4 (1.82%) NAS
10 4 (1.82%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (14.55%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (5.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (5.91%) Oracle Database
3 13 (5.91%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (4.09%) DB2
5 9 (4.09%) OLAP
5 9 (4.09%) RDBMS
6 8 (3.64%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (3.18%) MySQL
8 6 (2.73%) OLTP
8 6 (2.73%) OLAP Cube
9 5 (2.27%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.82%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 14 (6.36%) Visual Studio
2 13 (5.91%) Maven
3 12 (5.45%) Ant
4 11 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (3.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 7 (3.18%) ClearCase
6 7 (3.18%) Selenium
7 6 (2.73%) SoapUI
8 5 (2.27%) Toad
9 4 (1.82%) Fiddler
9 4 (1.82%) LoadRunner
9 4 (1.82%) JBehave
10 3 (1.36%) Oracle APEX
10 3 (1.36%) JUnit
11 2 (0.91%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.91%) IntelliJ
11 2 (0.91%) JIRA
11 2 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.91%) Git (software)
11 2 (0.91%) JMeter
General
1 53 (24.09%) Finance
2 32 (14.55%) Banking
3 12 (5.45%) Telecoms
4 11 (5.00%) Investment Banking
5 9 (4.09%) Front Office
6 5 (2.27%) Marketing
7 3 (1.36%) Back Office
7 3 (1.36%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.36%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.91%) Advertising
8 2 (0.91%) French Language
8 2 (0.91%) Military
8 2 (0.91%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.45%) Local Government
9 1 (0.45%) Legal
9 1 (0.45%) Publishing
9 1 (0.45%) Games
9 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 37 (16.82%) Developer
2 28 (12.73%) Analyst
3 24 (10.91%) Administrator
4 16 (7.27%) DBA
5 14 (6.36%) Consultant
6 13 (5.91%) SQL DBA
7 12 (5.45%) Architect
8 10 (4.55%) Storage Consultant
9 9 (4.09%) Business Analyst
9 9 (4.09%) Java Developer
10 8 (3.64%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (3.64%) Linux Engineer
10 8 (3.64%) Process Engineer
11 7 (3.18%) DevOps Engineer
11 7 (3.18%) C# Developer
12 6 (2.73%) SQL Server DBA
12 6 (2.73%) SQL Developer
12 6 (2.73%) Systems Engineer
12 6 (2.73%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 6 (2.73%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (9.09%) .NET
2 14 (6.36%) .NET Framework
3 13 (5.91%) HTML
3 13 (5.91%) SOAP
4 12 (5.45%) Middleware
5 10 (4.55%) Web Services
5 10 (4.55%) XML
6 8 (3.64%) JSP
6 8 (3.64%) ASP.NET
7 7 (3.18%) XML Messaging
7 7 (3.18%) WCF
8 6 (2.73%) LINQ
8 6 (2.73%) jQuery
8 6 (2.73%) CSS
9 5 (2.27%) WPF
9 5 (2.27%) WinForms
10 4 (1.82%) J2EE
11 3 (1.36%) EJB
11 3 (1.36%) JMS
11 3 (1.36%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.09%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.64%) Data Centre
3 16 (7.27%) CLARiiON
4 15 (6.82%) Management Information System
5 14 (6.36%) Clustering
5 14 (6.36%) Derivative
6 12 (5.45%) Replication
7 11 (5.00%) Celerra
7 11 (5.00%) EqualLogic
8 8 (3.64%) HACMP
8 8 (3.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (3.18%) NHS
9 7 (3.18%) Fixed Income
9 7 (3.18%) Statistics
10 5 (2.27%) Informatics
10 5 (2.27%) Equities
10 5 (2.27%) Symmetrix
11 4 (1.82%) EMC Centera
11 4 (1.82%) Device Driver
11 4 (1.82%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 58 (26.36%) Windows
2 42 (19.09%) Linux
3 35 (15.91%) UNIX
4 18 (8.18%) AIX
5 14 (6.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (5.00%) Solaris
7 10 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (4.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (2.27%) SUSE
9 5 (2.27%) HPUX
9 5 (2.27%) Windows 2000
10 4 (1.82%) Windows NT
11 3 (1.36%) VMS
12 1 (0.45%) OS/390
12 1 (0.45%) zOS
12 1 (0.45%) VME
12 1 (0.45%) CentOS
12 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (16.82%) Migration
2 27 (12.27%) Project Management
3 26 (11.82%) Performance Tuning
4 25 (11.36%) Data Migration
5 21 (9.55%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (9.09%) Change Management
6 20 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 19 (8.64%) Continuous Improvement
8 18 (8.18%) Capacity Planning
9 17 (7.73%) Data Modelling
9 17 (7.73%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (5.91%) ITIL
11 13 (5.91%) SDLC
12 12 (5.45%) Performance Management
12 12 (5.45%) Analytics
12 12 (5.45%) Quality Management
12 12 (5.45%) Configuration Management
13 11 (5.00%) Six Sigma
13 11 (5.00%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 61 (27.73%) SQL
2 27 (12.27%) Perl
3 26 (11.82%) Java
4 23 (10.45%) T-SQL
4 23 (10.45%) Shell Script
5 22 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 18 (8.18%) C#
7 17 (7.73%) Python
8 8 (3.64%) PowerShell
9 7 (3.18%) PL/SQL
9 7 (3.18%) VBScript
10 5 (2.27%) C++
11 4 (1.82%) C
11 4 (1.82%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.82%) sed
12 3 (1.36%) PHP
12 3 (1.36%) AWK
13 2 (0.91%) Ruby
13 2 (0.91%) VB
14 1 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (11.82%) Security Cleared
2 21 (9.55%) SC Cleared
3 14 (6.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (5.45%) MCTS
5 10 (4.55%) Degree
6 7 (3.18%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (2.73%) DV Cleared
8 5 (2.27%) CCNA
9 4 (1.82%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 4 (1.82%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
10 3 (1.36%) CCNP
10 3 (1.36%) MCSE
10 3 (1.36%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.91%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.45%) MCITP
12 1 (0.45%) MCSA
12 1 (0.45%) CCIE
12 1 (0.45%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.09%) SLA
2 5 (2.27%) QA
3 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.45%) EFQM
System Software
1 27 (12.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (10.45%) VMware ESX
3 17 (7.73%) vSphere
4 15 (6.82%) Active Directory
5 12 (5.45%) Hyper-V
6 10 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 10 (4.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 5 (2.27%) Veritas File System
7 5 (2.27%) NFS
8 2 (0.91%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.91%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.45%) RACF
9 1 (0.45%) XenApp
9 1 (0.45%) XenServer
9 1 (0.45%) SRDF
9 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (6.36%) Puppet
2 10 (4.55%) NetBackup
3 9 (4.09%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.73%) OpenView
5 5 (2.27%) SCCM
5 5 (2.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (2.27%) Red Hat Satellite
5 5 (2.27%) Oracle ZFS
6 4 (1.82%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (1.36%) Tivoli
7 3 (1.36%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (0.91%) Control-M
8 2 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Statspack
9 1 (0.45%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.45%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.45%) BMC Performance Manager
9 1 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.45%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 49 (22.27%) Microsoft
2 42 (19.09%) Oracle
3 33 (15.00%) EMC
4 32 (14.55%) VMware
5 27 (12.27%) HP
6 19 (8.64%) Red Hat
7 18 (8.18%) Symantec
8 17 (7.73%) Cisco
9 15 (6.82%) SAP
10 14 (6.36%) IBM
11 11 (5.00%) Veritas
11 11 (5.00%) Dell Compellent
12 10 (4.55%) 3PAR
13 8 (3.64%) Dell
14 5 (2.27%) Sybase
14 5 (2.27%) BMC
15 4 (1.82%) CA
15 4 (1.82%) Remedy
15 4 (1.82%) Mapinfo
15 4 (1.82%) Greenplum
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Chesterfield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £9.64 - £12.78 per hour + Negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
Chesterfield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £9.64 - £12.78 per hour + Negotiable
Posted: 12 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Stockport
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago