The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Analysis over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Analysis
Rank 576 519 450
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -69
Contract jobs citing Performance Analysis 74 126 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.22% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.28% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 72 93
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 8
Median hourly rate £35.00 £47.71 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.64% +202.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £47.71 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-26.64% +218.06%

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
44681 45476 42373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.74% 79.84% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 29558 29423 26292
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1033 1183 1185
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Performance Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Performance Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 July 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
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -51 64 £425 +6.25% 28
London -9 34 £438 -22.22% 13
South East +1 16 £425 - 6
City of London +47 8 £375 -28.57% 2
Hampshire +5 7 £425 -2.85% 4
North West -6 7 £265 -29.33% 1
Scotland -9 7 £371 -1.06%
Berkshire -1 6 - -
West Yorkshire +8 4 £436 -
Cheshire +6 4 - -
Yorkshire -1 4 £436 -
Maidenhead - 4 - -
Manchester -4 3 £265 -31.61% 1
Pudsey - 3 £430 -
Winchester - 3 £425 - 1
Farnborough - 3 £425 -
Reading +6 2 - -
Buckinghamshire +2 2 - -
Edinburgh +1 2 £442 +36.00%
Glasgow +1 2 £280 -25.33%
Macclesfield - 2 - -
Uxbridge - 2 - - 1
East of England +19 1 - - 1
Stirling +2 1 - -
East Midlands -1 1 £300 -11.11% 4
Birmingham -15 1 £375 +25.00%
West Midlands -32 1 £375 +25.00% 1
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Croydon - 1 - -

Performance Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Performance Analysis.

1 52 (31.33%) Linux
2 37 (22.29%) Finance
3 35 (21.08%) SQL
4 30 (18.07%) Java
5 27 (16.27%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (15.66%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (15.66%) Unix
7 25 (15.06%) Oracle
8 24 (14.46%) Windows
9 22 (13.25%) Microsoft
10 20 (12.05%) Python
10 20 (12.05%) Migration
10 20 (12.05%) Banking
10 20 (12.05%) Analytics
11 19 (11.45%) DevOps
12 18 (10.84%) Scrum
12 18 (10.84%) MS Excel
12 18 (10.84%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (10.84%) Security Cleared
12 18 (10.84%) Git (software)
13 17 (10.24%) REST
13 17 (10.24%) DB2
13 17 (10.24%) Web Services
13 17 (10.24%) Project Management
14 16 (9.64%) Retail
14 16 (9.64%) ITIL
14 16 (9.64%) HTML
14 16 (9.64%) Puppet
14 16 (9.64%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (9.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Performance Analysis
Top Related IT Skills 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 12 (7.23%) Tomcat
2 7 (4.22%) Confluence
2 7 (4.22%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.61%) Apache
3 6 (3.61%) CICS
3 6 (3.61%) SAS
4 5 (3.01%) CMS
4 5 (3.01%) IIS
5 2 (1.20%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.20%) Drupal
5 2 (1.20%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.20%) NetWeaver
5 2 (1.20%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (1.20%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.20%) WebLogic Integration
6 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.60%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.60%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (10.84%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.61%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.41%) MS Project
3 4 (2.41%) SPSS
4 3 (1.81%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.60%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.60%) MS Office
5 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.61%) Oracle CRM
2 4 (2.41%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.20%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.42%) GitHub
2 7 (4.22%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.61%) Oracle CX
4 4 (2.41%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.81%) Office 365
6 2 (1.20%) HP Helion
6 2 (1.20%) IaaS
6 2 (1.20%) PaaS
6 2 (1.20%) SaaS
7 1 (0.60%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.22%) LDAP
2 6 (3.61%) DNS
2 6 (3.61%) LAN
2 6 (3.61%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.61%) WAN
3 5 (3.01%) NAS
4 4 (2.41%) HTTP
5 3 (1.81%) DHCP
5 3 (1.81%) MPLS
5 3 (1.81%) SAN
5 3 (1.81%) SNMP
5 3 (1.81%) SSL
6 2 (1.20%) BGP
6 2 (1.20%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.20%) Internet
6 2 (1.20%) OSPF
6 2 (1.20%) VLAN
6 2 (1.20%) VoIP
7 1 (0.60%) Network Security
7 1 (0.60%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.24%) DB2
2 14 (8.43%) SQL Server
3 8 (4.82%) Hadoop
4 7 (4.22%) Big Data
5 6 (3.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 6 (3.61%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.01%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.41%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.81%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.81%) GIS
8 3 (1.81%) HBase
8 3 (1.81%) Power BI
8 3 (1.81%) PowerPivot
8 3 (1.81%) QlikView
8 3 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.20%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.20%) DataStage
9 2 (1.20%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 18 (10.84%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.22%) Jenkins
2 7 (4.22%) JIRA
2 7 (4.22%) Maven
3 6 (3.61%) Bitbucket
3 6 (3.61%) Selenium
4 5 (3.01%) SoapUI
5 4 (2.41%) Ant
5 4 (2.41%) Artifactory
5 4 (2.41%) ClearCase
5 4 (2.41%) JBehave
6 3 (1.81%) Firebug
7 2 (1.20%) Fiddler
7 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.20%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.60%) GitLab
8 1 (0.60%) Grunt
8 1 (0.60%) gulp
8 1 (0.60%) LoadUI
8 1 (0.60%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 37 (22.29%) Finance
2 20 (12.05%) Banking
3 16 (9.64%) Retail
4 11 (6.63%) Marketing
5 6 (3.61%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.01%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.81%) French Language
7 3 (1.81%) Private Banking
7 3 (1.81%) Publishing
8 2 (1.20%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.20%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.60%) Automotive
9 1 (0.60%) Back Office
9 1 (0.60%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.60%) Front Office
9 1 (0.60%) Legal
9 1 (0.60%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (18.07%) Developer
2 25 (15.06%) Analyst
3 17 (10.24%) Administrator
3 17 (10.24%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (7.23%) Java Developer
5 11 (6.63%) Consultant
5 11 (6.63%) DBA
6 9 (5.42%) Performance Analyst
7 8 (4.82%) Agile Developer
7 8 (4.82%) Agile Java Developer
8 7 (4.22%) Architect
8 7 (4.22%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (3.61%) Business Analyst
9 6 (3.61%) COBOL Developer
9 6 (3.61%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (3.61%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 6 (3.61%) Unix Systems Administrator
10 5 (3.01%) DB2 Developer
10 5 (3.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (3.01%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.24%) REST
1 17 (10.24%) Web Services
2 16 (9.64%) HTML
3 14 (8.43%) SOAP
4 12 (7.23%) ActiveMQ
5 10 (6.02%) Spring
6 9 (5.42%) .NET
7 8 (4.82%) Hibernate
7 8 (4.82%) JMS
8 7 (4.22%) XML
9 6 (3.61%) CSS
9 6 (3.61%) SAML
10 5 (3.01%) J2EE
10 5 (3.01%) OAuth
10 5 (3.01%) OpenID
10 5 (3.01%) Sass
11 4 (2.41%) ASP.NET
11 4 (2.41%) CSS3
11 4 (2.41%) HTML5
11 4 (2.41%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.27%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.23%) User Experience
3 10 (6.02%) Visualisation
4 9 (5.42%) Management Information System
4 9 (5.42%) Replication
5 8 (4.82%) Computer Science
6 7 (4.22%) Mainframe
7 6 (3.61%) Statistics
8 5 (3.01%) Algorithms
8 5 (3.01%) CMDB
9 3 (1.81%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.81%) EMC VNX
9 3 (1.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.81%) PKI
9 3 (1.81%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.20%) Biometrics
10 2 (1.20%) HACMP
10 2 (1.20%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.20%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.20%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 52 (31.33%) Linux
2 26 (15.66%) Unix
3 24 (14.46%) Windows
4 15 (9.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (8.43%) AIX
6 11 (6.63%) Solaris
7 6 (3.61%) zOS
8 4 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.81%) Windows Server
9 3 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.20%) CentOS
11 1 (0.60%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.60%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (15.66%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (12.05%) Analytics
2 20 (12.05%) Migration
3 19 (11.45%) DevOps
4 18 (10.84%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (10.84%) Scrum
5 17 (10.24%) Project Management
6 16 (9.64%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (9.64%) ITIL
7 15 (9.04%) TDD
8 14 (8.43%) SDLC
9 13 (7.83%) Unit Testing
10 12 (7.23%) Configuration Management
10 12 (7.23%) CRM
10 12 (7.23%) E-Commerce
11 11 (6.63%) Benchmarking
11 11 (6.63%) Performance Management
12 10 (6.02%) Data Modelling
12 10 (6.02%) Mentoring
12 10 (6.02%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 35 (21.08%) SQL
2 30 (18.07%) Java
3 20 (12.05%) Python
4 15 (9.04%) JavaScript
5 9 (5.42%) Bash Shell
6 7 (4.22%) Perl
6 7 (4.22%) PowerShell
7 6 (3.61%) COBOL
7 6 (3.61%) Groovy
7 6 (3.61%) Ruby
8 5 (3.01%) C#
9 4 (2.41%) PHP
9 4 (2.41%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.81%) C++
10 3 (1.81%) Scala
11 2 (1.20%) ABAP
11 2 (1.20%) C
11 2 (1.20%) Go
11 2 (1.20%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (10.84%) Security Cleared
2 15 (9.04%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.22%) Degree
4 5 (3.01%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.41%) CCNP
6 3 (1.81%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.81%) RHCT
6 3 (1.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.20%) CCIE
7 2 (1.20%) CCNA
7 2 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.20%) MCSE
7 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.20%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.02%) QA
2 8 (4.82%) SLA
3 6 (3.61%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.81%) GCP
5 1 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (6.63%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 8 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.22%) NFS
4 6 (3.61%) Docker
5 3 (1.81%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.20%) DFS Replication
6 2 (1.20%) etcd
6 2 (1.20%) flannel
6 2 (1.20%) KVM
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle Clusterware
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.20%) oVirt
6 2 (1.20%) RHEV
6 2 (1.20%) UAG
6 2 (1.20%) vCloud
6 2 (1.20%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.20%) vSphere
7 1 (0.60%) Ceph
7 1 (0.60%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 16 (9.64%) Puppet
2 9 (5.42%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (3.01%) Ansible
3 5 (3.01%) MAINVIEW
3 5 (3.01%) OpenAM
3 5 (3.01%) OpenIDM
4 4 (2.41%) Kubernetes
4 4 (2.41%) SCCM
4 4 (2.41%) SCOM
5 3 (1.81%) Ambari
5 3 (1.81%) Control-M
5 3 (1.81%) OpenView
6 2 (1.20%) BladeLogic
6 2 (1.20%) Data Guard
6 2 (1.20%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.20%) Nagios
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.20%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.20%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 25 (15.06%) Oracle
2 22 (13.25%) Microsoft
3 12 (7.23%) Red Hat
4 9 (5.42%) Veritas
4 9 (5.42%) VMware
5 8 (4.82%) BMC
5 8 (4.82%) Cisco
6 7 (4.22%) HP
7 6 (3.61%) EMC
7 6 (3.61%) Siebel
7 6 (3.61%) Tableau
8 5 (3.01%) Cognizant
8 5 (3.01%) ForgeRock
8 5 (3.01%) SAP
9 4 (2.41%) Ab Initio
9 4 (2.41%) Google
9 4 (2.41%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.81%) Isilon
10 3 (1.81%) Remedy
10 3 (1.81%) Riverbed
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