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 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 516 507 502
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Contract jobs citing Performance Analysis 110 98 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.25% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 65 43
Average daily rate £375 £398 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +9.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £244 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £494
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Average hourly rate £47.83 £26.09 £16.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.32% +53.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.77 £20.56 £10.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £149.57 £31.62 £32.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 £33.00 £12.92
% change year-on-year
+44.93% +155.41%

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
41939 39781 37687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.34% 77.74% 76.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 27430 25409 22756
Average daily rate £425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £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 1173 1055 1156
Average hourly rate £39.34 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.05% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016.

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 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
England +3 96 £375 -6.25% 37
South East +26 42 £338 -15.62% 4
London +3 34 £400 -5.88% 21
Berkshire +16 15 £150 -62.50% 2
Hampshire +4 11 £325 -18.75%
South West +2 8 £288 -32.35% 1
West Midlands - 7 £350 -
Buckinghamshire - 7 £338 - 1
Birmingham - 7 £350 -
Milton Keynes - 6 £338 - 1
Slough +11 5 £150 -70.00%
Wales -12 5 £313 -
Scotland -13 5 £350 +16.27%
South Wales -14 5 £313 -
City of London +39 4 £388 -24.39%
Hook +9 4 £258 -33.41%
Wiltshire - 4 £263 - 1
Swindon - 4 £263 - 1
Glasgow +3 3 - -
Cardiff - 3 £313 -
Croydon - 3 £375 -
West Sussex - 3 £415 -
Gloucestershire +4 2 £300 -
Bristol +3 2 - -
Kent -5 2 £495 -
Surrey -6 2 £550 - 1
Newport -7 2 - -
East Midlands -8 2 £413 +6.45% 5
Yorkshire - 2 £533 - 4
West Yorkshire - 2 £533 - 1

Performance Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 63 (25.30%) SQL
2 56 (22.49%) Finance
3 55 (22.09%) Linux
4 53 (21.29%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (16.47%) Java
6 38 (15.26%) Analytical Skills
7 36 (14.46%) TDD
8 34 (13.65%) Unix
9 33 (13.25%) JavaScript
9 33 (13.25%) HTML
9 33 (13.25%) CSS
10 31 (12.45%) SQL Server
10 31 (12.45%) Web Services
11 28 (11.24%) Windows
11 28 (11.24%) User Experience
12 27 (10.84%) ITIL
12 27 (10.84%) Python
12 27 (10.84%) Security Cleared
13 26 (10.44%) Cisco
13 26 (10.44%) Continuous Improvement
14 25 (10.04%) Sass
14 25 (10.04%) Front End Development
14 25 (10.04%) C#
14 25 (10.04%) Oracle
14 25 (10.04%) Scrum
14 25 (10.04%) Project Management
15 24 (9.64%) Veritas
15 24 (9.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 24 (9.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 23 (9.24%) CSS3

Performance Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 17 (6.83%) Confluence
2 16 (6.43%) IIS
3 10 (4.02%) Tomcat
4 8 (3.21%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.81%) Apache
5 7 (2.81%) CMS
6 6 (2.41%) Apache Solr
7 5 (2.01%) IBM HTTP Server
7 5 (2.01%) JBoss
7 5 (2.01%) Liferay
7 5 (2.01%) WebLogic
7 5 (2.01%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.61%) WebLogic Integration
9 3 (1.20%) CICS
9 3 (1.20%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.80%) Node.js
11 1 (0.40%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (6.83%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.42%) MS Project
3 7 (2.81%) MS Office
4 5 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.01%) Photoshop
5 4 (1.61%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.80%) SPSS
7 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.01%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.61%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.40%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle BRM
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.40%) SAP xRPM
4 1 (0.40%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.23%) GitHub
2 5 (2.01%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.80%) Office 365
4 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.43%) HTTP
1 16 (6.43%) TCP/IP
2 15 (6.02%) Internet
2 15 (6.02%) Network Security
3 14 (5.62%) LAN
4 12 (4.82%) Firewall
5 11 (4.42%) DNS
5 11 (4.42%) MPLS
5 11 (4.42%) SAN
5 11 (4.42%) SSL
5 11 (4.42%) WAN
6 10 (4.02%) BGP
6 10 (4.02%) Ethernet
6 10 (4.02%) OSPF
6 10 (4.02%) SNMP
7 9 (3.61%) 2G
7 9 (3.61%) 3G
8 8 (3.21%) LDAP
9 6 (2.41%) LTE
9 6 (2.41%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (12.45%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.63%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (6.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (6.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (5.22%) OLAP
5 13 (5.22%) OLAP Cube
5 13 (5.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (5.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (5.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (4.02%) OLTP
7 6 (2.41%) DB2
7 6 (2.41%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.61%) DataStage
9 4 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.61%) Oracle Exadata
9 4 (1.61%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.80%) GIS
11 2 (0.80%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 18 (7.23%) JIRA
2 17 (6.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 16 (6.43%) Git (software)
4 13 (5.22%) Visual Studio
5 12 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (4.42%) Firebug
7 8 (3.21%) Cucumber
8 7 (2.81%) Subversion
9 6 (2.41%) Fiddler
10 4 (1.61%) Ant
10 4 (1.61%) Dreamweaver
10 4 (1.61%) Maven
11 3 (1.20%) gulp
11 3 (1.20%) Hudson
11 3 (1.20%) JBehave
11 3 (1.20%) Jenkins
11 3 (1.20%) Rational Functional Tester
12 2 (0.80%) Gradle
12 2 (0.80%) Grunt
12 2 (0.80%) Mockito
General
1 56 (22.49%) Finance
2 16 (6.43%) Banking
3 10 (4.02%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.21%) Multimedia
5 6 (2.41%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.41%) Marketing
6 5 (2.01%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.61%) Retail
8 2 (0.80%) Advertising
8 2 (0.80%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.40%) Automotive
9 1 (0.40%) Back Office
9 1 (0.40%) Billing
9 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.40%) Front Office
9 1 (0.40%) Games
9 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 69 (27.71%) Developer
2 33 (13.25%) Administrator
3 24 (9.64%) Analyst
3 24 (9.64%) Architect
4 21 (8.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 18 (7.23%) Systems Administrator
6 17 (6.83%) Java Developer
7 14 (5.62%) Performance Analyst
7 14 (5.62%) Unix Administrator
8 13 (5.22%) Consultant
9 12 (4.82%) Agile Developer
10 11 (4.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 11 (4.42%) Unix Systems Administrator
11 10 (4.02%) Cisco Engineer
11 10 (4.02%) HTML Developer
12 8 (3.21%) 3G Engineer
12 8 (3.21%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
12 8 (3.21%) HTML CSS Developer
12 8 (3.21%) Linux Administrator
12 8 (3.21%) Optimisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (13.25%) CSS
1 33 (13.25%) HTML
2 31 (12.45%) Web Services
3 25 (10.04%) Sass
4 23 (9.24%) CSS3
4 23 (9.24%) HTML5
5 22 (8.84%) .NET
5 22 (8.84%) AngularJS
6 16 (6.43%) Spring
7 13 (5.22%) SOAP
8 12 (4.82%) ActiveMQ
8 12 (4.82%) LESS
9 10 (4.02%) Backbone.js
9 10 (4.02%) Hibernate
9 10 (4.02%) JMS
9 10 (4.02%) Mustache
10 9 (3.61%) XML
11 8 (3.21%) ASP.NET
11 8 (3.21%) REST
12 7 (2.81%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 38 (15.26%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (11.24%) User Experience
3 17 (6.83%) Data Centre
4 15 (6.02%) Computer Science
5 12 (4.82%) Visualisation
6 10 (4.02%) CMDB
6 10 (4.02%) Replication
6 10 (4.02%) Statistics
7 9 (3.61%) Inversion of Control
8 8 (3.21%) Clustering
9 7 (2.81%) HACMP
9 7 (2.81%) Management Information System
10 6 (2.41%) Mainframe
11 5 (2.01%) Algorithms
12 4 (1.61%) Biometrics
13 3 (1.20%) LPAR
13 3 (1.20%) Mathematics
14 2 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 2 (0.80%) Physics
14 2 (0.80%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 55 (22.09%) Linux
2 34 (13.65%) Unix
3 28 (11.24%) Windows
4 24 (9.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (8.43%) AIX
6 19 (7.63%) Solaris
7 15 (6.02%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.61%) zOS
9 3 (1.20%) VMS
10 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.40%) Android
11 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (21.29%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (14.46%) TDD
3 27 (10.84%) ITIL
4 26 (10.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 25 (10.04%) Front End Development
5 25 (10.04%) Project Management
5 25 (10.04%) Scrum
6 21 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (7.23%) Migration
8 17 (6.83%) High Availability
9 16 (6.43%) Disaster Recovery
9 16 (6.43%) Responsive Web Design
10 15 (6.02%) Change Management
10 15 (6.02%) Data Modelling
11 13 (5.22%) SDLC
11 13 (5.22%) Service Delivery
11 13 (5.22%) Service Management
12 12 (4.82%) Kimball Methodology
13 11 (4.42%) Analytics
13 11 (4.42%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 63 (25.30%) SQL
2 41 (16.47%) Java
3 33 (13.25%) JavaScript
4 27 (10.84%) Python
5 25 (10.04%) C#
6 16 (6.43%) Ruby
6 16 (6.43%) T-SQL
7 15 (6.02%) Perl
8 13 (5.22%) C++
9 9 (3.61%) PowerShell
10 8 (3.21%) Shell Script
11 7 (2.81%) PHP
12 4 (1.61%) AWK
12 4 (1.61%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.61%) C
12 4 (1.61%) Korn
12 4 (1.61%) sed
13 3 (1.20%) COBOL
14 2 (0.80%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.80%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (10.84%) Security Cleared
2 20 (8.03%) SC Cleared
3 18 (7.23%) Degree
4 16 (6.43%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (4.42%) CCIE
6 6 (2.41%) CCNP
7 5 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.61%) MCTS
9 3 (1.20%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.80%) CCNA
10 2 (0.80%) CISSP
10 2 (0.80%) JNCIE
10 2 (0.80%) MCITP
10 2 (0.80%) MCSE
10 2 (0.80%) VCAP
10 2 (0.80%) VCP4
10 2 (0.80%) VCP5
10 2 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.40%) CCNP Voice
11 1 (0.40%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.43%) SLA
2 10 (4.02%) QA
3 3 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.80%) UCITS
System Software
1 24 (9.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 21 (8.43%) NFS
3 20 (8.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (4.82%) Active Directory
5 8 (3.21%) VMware ESX
6 5 (2.01%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 4 (1.61%) Veritas File System
8 3 (1.20%) Hyper-V
8 3 (1.20%) vSphere
9 2 (0.80%) Oracle Clusterware
9 2 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.40%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (3.21%) Puppet
2 6 (2.41%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.01%) Cisco UCCE
3 5 (2.01%) Control-M
3 5 (2.01%) NSN NetAct
4 4 (1.61%) Grafana
4 4 (1.61%) Graphite
4 4 (1.61%) Nagios
5 3 (1.20%) Perfmon
6 2 (0.80%) Ansible
6 2 (0.80%) CA Wily
6 2 (0.80%) SCCM
6 2 (0.80%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 2 (0.80%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.40%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.40%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.40%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.40%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 26 (10.44%) Cisco
2 25 (10.04%) Oracle
3 24 (9.64%) Veritas
4 21 (8.43%) Red Hat
4 21 (8.43%) VMware
5 20 (8.03%) Microsoft
6 19 (7.63%) HP
7 13 (5.22%) Cognizant
8 12 (4.82%) IBM
8 12 (4.82%) ServiceNow
9 10 (4.02%) EMC
10 7 (2.81%) Adobe
10 7 (2.81%) Citrix
10 7 (2.81%) Zend
11 6 (2.41%) Actix
11 6 (2.41%) Google
11 6 (2.41%) Juniper
11 6 (2.41%) Pega
11 6 (2.41%) Remedy
12 5 (2.01%) Symantec
Belfast, County Antrim
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £100 - £120 per day
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