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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Analysis
Rank 497 487 460
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -27
Contract jobs citing Performance Analysis 129 131 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.24% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.31% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 77 90
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£425 £430 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £521
UK excluding London average daily rate £443 £396 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.74% +13.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 3
Average hourly rate £22.00 £55.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +144.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £55.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-59.09% +144.44%

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
45650 42374 39473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.94% 76.20% 74.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 29733 26205 24236
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1234 1151 1099
Average hourly rate £31.44 £23.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.78% -18.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -32 103 £425 -1.16% 39
London +10 42 £390 -21.60% 8
South East -30 20 £435 -3.33% 6
Scotland +4 13 £375 +36.98%
North West -24 13 £475 +10.46% 2
Buckinghamshire -5 10 £415 - 1
City of London -6 9 £525 +0.23% 2
North East -18 9 £453 +64.54% 1
Lancashire - 9 £475 - 1
Milton Keynes -2 7 £415 - 1
Tyne and Wear -20 7 £473 +71.81%
Newcastle upon Tyne -23 6 £465 +69.09%
Yorkshire -41 6 £273 -31.18% 7
Hampshire -11 5 £450 +50.00% 2
Basingstoke - 5 £450 -
Glasgow +5 4 £433 -
East Midlands -7 4 £338 -21.51% 12
West Midlands -8 4 £381 +27.08%
Erskine +12 3 £268 +22.98%
Renfrewshire +11 3 £268 +22.98%
Surrey -6 3 £445 -11.00% 2
West Yorkshire -31 3 £355 -10.35% 3
Cumbria - 3 - -
Barrow-in-Furness - 3 - -
Marlow - 3 - -
Birmingham - 3 £381 -
Derbyshire -1 2 - -
South West -12 2 £475 +53.22% 1
Berkshire -15 2 £375 -16.66%
Sheffield -19 2 £113 -72.72% 1

Performance Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 67 (29.52%) SQL
2 54 (23.79%) Finance
3 52 (22.91%) Windows
4 49 (21.59%) Microsoft
5 42 (18.50%) Oracle
6 41 (18.06%) Linux
7 38 (16.74%) SQL Server
8 37 (16.30%) Analytical Skills
9 36 (15.86%) UNIX
10 33 (14.54%) Banking
11 32 (14.10%) Security Cleared
11 32 (14.10%) Migration
11 32 (14.10%) VMware
12 31 (13.66%) T-SQL
13 29 (12.78%) EMC
14 28 (12.33%) Data Modelling
14 28 (12.33%) Business Intelligence
15 27 (11.89%) VMware Infrastructure
16 26 (11.45%) SC Cleared
16 26 (11.45%) Java
16 26 (11.45%) MS Excel
17 25 (11.01%) Perl
17 25 (11.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 23 (10.13%) JavaScript
18 23 (10.13%) Data Warehouse
18 23 (10.13%) VMware ESX
19 22 (9.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 22 (9.69%) Performance Tuning
20 21 (9.25%) Agile Software Development
20 21 (9.25%) SQL Server 2008

Performance Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (4.85%) IIS
2 9 (3.96%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.64%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.20%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (1.76%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (1.76%) LiveLink
6 3 (1.32%) MQSeries
6 3 (1.32%) Apache
6 3 (1.32%) Confluence
7 2 (0.88%) Node.js
7 2 (0.88%) JBoss
7 2 (0.88%) CMS
7 2 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.44%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.44%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (11.45%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.05%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (1.32%) MS Office
4 2 (0.88%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.44%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.44%) MS Project
5 1 (0.44%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Summit
2 1 (0.44%) Tesseract
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.20%) GitHub
2 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.44%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.29%) SAN
2 11 (4.85%) Internet
2 11 (4.85%) Fibre Channel
2 11 (4.85%) iSCSI
3 10 (4.41%) DNS
4 8 (3.52%) Ethernet
4 8 (3.52%) TCP/IP
4 8 (3.52%) LAN
5 7 (3.08%) SSL
6 6 (2.64%) WAN
7 5 (2.20%) LDAP
7 5 (2.20%) HTTP
7 5 (2.20%) 3G
7 5 (2.20%) DMZ
7 5 (2.20%) MPLS
7 5 (2.20%) Firewall
7 5 (2.20%) Wireless
8 4 (1.76%) 4G
8 4 (1.76%) Radio Access Network
9 3 (1.32%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (16.74%) SQL Server
2 25 (11.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (10.13%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (9.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (9.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (9.25%) OLAP
6 19 (8.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 19 (8.37%) SQL Server 2005
7 17 (7.49%) OLAP Cube
8 15 (6.61%) OLTP
9 14 (6.17%) Oracle Database
9 14 (6.17%) Relational Database
10 10 (4.41%) RDBMS
11 9 (3.96%) DB2
12 8 (3.52%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (3.52%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (3.08%) MySQL
14 5 (2.20%) Data Mining
14 5 (2.20%) Oracle BI EE
15 4 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (9.25%) Visual Studio
1 21 (9.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (7.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 12 (5.29%) Ant
3 12 (5.29%) Maven
4 7 (3.08%) ClearCase
5 5 (2.20%) Toad
5 5 (2.20%) Selenium
5 5 (2.20%) SoapUI
5 5 (2.20%) JBehave
6 4 (1.76%) Fiddler
6 4 (1.76%) JIRA
7 3 (1.32%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (1.32%) LoadRunner
7 3 (1.32%) JUnit
8 2 (0.88%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.88%) IntelliJ
8 2 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.88%) Gradle
8 2 (0.88%) gulp
General
1 54 (23.79%) Finance
2 33 (14.54%) Banking
3 11 (4.85%) Investment Banking
4 8 (3.52%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.20%) Front Office
6 4 (1.76%) Marketing
7 3 (1.32%) Spanish Language
7 3 (1.32%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.88%) Back Office
8 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.88%) Advertising
8 2 (0.88%) Military
8 2 (0.88%) French Language
8 2 (0.88%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.44%) Legal
9 1 (0.44%) Publishing
9 1 (0.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 49 (21.59%) Developer
2 34 (14.98%) Analyst
3 23 (10.13%) Administrator
4 17 (7.49%) DBA
5 16 (7.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 15 (6.61%) Architect
7 13 (5.73%) Consultant
7 13 (5.73%) SQL DBA
8 10 (4.41%) Business Analyst
9 9 (3.96%) Storage Consultant
9 9 (3.96%) Java Developer
9 9 (3.96%) Performance Analyst
10 8 (3.52%) Process Engineer
10 8 (3.52%) Linux Engineer
11 7 (3.08%) DevOps Engineer
11 7 (3.08%) SQL Server DBA
11 7 (3.08%) Systems Administrator
12 6 (2.64%) Business Developer
12 6 (2.64%) Data Analyst
12 6 (2.64%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.05%) .NET
2 15 (6.61%) HTML
3 12 (5.29%) SOAP
4 11 (4.85%) Middleware
5 10 (4.41%) .NET Framework
6 9 (3.96%) CSS
7 8 (3.52%) Web Services
8 7 (3.08%) XML
8 7 (3.08%) JSP
8 7 (3.08%) ASP.NET
9 6 (2.64%) XML Messaging
9 6 (2.64%) jQuery
10 5 (2.20%) WPF
10 5 (2.20%) HTML5
11 4 (1.76%) LINQ
11 4 (1.76%) WCF
11 4 (1.76%) J2EE
11 4 (1.76%) JMS
12 3 (1.32%) JavaBeans
12 3 (1.32%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 37 (16.30%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.49%) Management Information System
3 16 (7.05%) Data Centre
4 14 (6.17%) Clustering
5 12 (5.29%) CLARiiON
6 11 (4.85%) Celerra
6 11 (4.85%) EqualLogic
7 10 (4.41%) Derivative
8 8 (3.52%) Replication
8 8 (3.52%) HACMP
9 7 (3.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (3.08%) NHS
9 7 (3.08%) Fixed Income
9 7 (3.08%) Statistics
10 6 (2.64%) Computer Science
10 6 (2.64%) Visualisation
11 5 (2.20%) Equities
12 4 (1.76%) Device Driver
12 4 (1.76%) HP Storage
12 4 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 52 (22.91%) Windows
2 41 (18.06%) Linux
3 36 (15.86%) UNIX
4 18 (7.93%) AIX
5 14 (6.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (4.85%) Solaris
7 9 (3.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (3.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (3.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (2.20%) SUSE
10 3 (1.32%) VMS
11 1 (0.44%) OS/390
11 1 (0.44%) zOS
11 1 (0.44%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.44%) HPUX
11 1 (0.44%) VME
11 1 (0.44%) CentOS
11 1 (0.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (14.10%) Migration
2 28 (12.33%) Data Modelling
2 28 (12.33%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (9.69%) Performance Tuning
4 21 (9.25%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (8.81%) Change Management
5 20 (8.81%) Capacity Planning
5 20 (8.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 19 (8.37%) Project Management
7 18 (7.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (7.93%) Data Migration
8 17 (7.49%) Kimball Methodology
8 17 (7.49%) Disaster Recovery
9 16 (7.05%) Dimensional Modelling
10 15 (6.61%) Analytics
11 13 (5.73%) SDLC
12 12 (5.29%) BPMN
12 12 (5.29%) Six Sigma
12 12 (5.29%) Quality Management
12 12 (5.29%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 67 (29.52%) SQL
2 31 (13.66%) T-SQL
3 26 (11.45%) Java
4 25 (11.01%) Perl
5 23 (10.13%) JavaScript
6 21 (9.25%) Shell Script
7 17 (7.49%) Python
8 16 (7.05%) C#
9 8 (3.52%) PowerShell
10 7 (3.08%) PL/SQL
11 6 (2.64%) PHP
11 6 (2.64%) VBScript
12 5 (2.20%) VB
12 5 (2.20%) C++
13 4 (1.76%) C
13 4 (1.76%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.32%) sed
14 3 (1.32%) AWK
15 2 (0.88%) Ruby
15 2 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (14.10%) Security Cleared
2 26 (11.45%) SC Cleared
3 15 (6.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (5.73%) MCTS
5 12 (5.29%) Degree
6 8 (3.52%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (2.64%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.76%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 4 (1.76%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
8 4 (1.76%) CCNA
9 3 (1.32%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.32%) MCSE
9 3 (1.32%) CCIE
9 3 (1.32%) CCNP
10 2 (0.88%) CISSP
10 2 (0.88%) JNCIE
11 1 (0.44%) MCITP
11 1 (0.44%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.44%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.64%) QA
2 4 (1.76%) SLA
3 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 27 (11.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (10.13%) VMware ESX
3 17 (7.49%) vSphere
4 15 (6.61%) Active Directory
5 12 (5.29%) Hyper-V
6 10 (4.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 10 (4.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 5 (2.20%) Veritas File System
7 5 (2.20%) NFS
8 2 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.44%) RACF
9 1 (0.44%) XenApp
9 1 (0.44%) XenServer
9 1 (0.44%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.44%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 14 (6.17%) Puppet
2 10 (4.41%) NetBackup
3 9 (3.96%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.20%) Oracle ZFS
4 5 (2.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (2.20%) Red Hat Satellite
4 5 (2.20%) SCCM
5 4 (1.76%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (1.32%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.88%) OpenView
7 2 (0.88%) Control-M
7 2 (0.88%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.44%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.44%) logstash
8 1 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.44%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.44%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.44%) OMEGAMON
8 1 (0.44%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 49 (21.59%) Microsoft
2 42 (18.50%) Oracle
3 32 (14.10%) VMware
4 29 (12.78%) EMC
5 21 (9.25%) HP
6 19 (8.37%) Red Hat
7 17 (7.49%) Symantec
7 17 (7.49%) Cisco
8 16 (7.05%) SAP
9 11 (4.85%) Veritas
9 11 (4.85%) Dell Compellent
10 10 (4.41%) IBM
11 8 (3.52%) Dell
12 6 (2.64%) Sybase
12 6 (2.64%) 3PAR
13 5 (2.20%) Tableau
13 5 (2.20%) Remedy
14 4 (1.76%) Mapinfo
14 4 (1.76%) Sun
14 4 (1.76%) F5
North West
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - 500 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Lancashire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £450 - 500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £500.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £549 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Computer Futures
Rate: £247 - £298 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Portsmouth
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £400 - 480 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £247 - £298 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £360.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
North East England
Computer Futures
Rate: £232 - £267 per day
Posted: 24 days ago