The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Performance Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Analyst
Rank 588 565 558
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Analyst 46 99 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.18% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 65 36
Median daily rate £364 £350 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.92% +9.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £237 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £325 £299
% change year-on-year
+11.92% +8.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 4
Median hourly rate £24.18 £13.88 £22.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.25% -37.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.19 £13.88 £21.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £20.80 £39.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.10 £13.88 £22.16
% change year-on-year
+37.63% -37.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50506 55381 53413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.92% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 32907 35226 32261
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1614 2075 2087
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £39.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Performance Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Performance Analyst in the job title.

Performance Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Performance Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Performance Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Performance Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Performance Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Performance Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Performance Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Performance Analyst
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 Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 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 -35 41 £363 +3.57% 8
London -8 20 £384 +5.20% 3
South East +10 9 £363 +61.11% 3
North West +11 4 £383 +33.04%
West Yorkshire -5 4 £400 +14.28%
Yorkshire -10 4 £400 +14.28%
Hampshire - 4 £331 -
Scotland +12 3 £343 +14.16%
Winchester - 3 £363 -
Croydon - 3 - -
Edinburgh - 3 £343 -
Leeds - 3 £400 -
Berkshire +7 2 £440 +95.55%
East Sussex +7 2 - - 1
Uxbridge 0 2 - -
Manchester -2 2 - -
Brighton - 2 - - 1
Reading - 2 £440 -
Liverpool - 2 £383 -
Merseyside - 2 £383 -
East of England +19 1 £350 +27.27% 1
Hertfordshire +7 1 £350 +7.69% 1
East Midlands -3 1 - - 1
Tyne and Wear -24 1 £310 -27.48%
North East -28 1 £310 -23.92%
West Midlands -34 1 £225 -32.07%
Warwickshire - 1 £225 -
Warwick - 1 £225 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - - 2
Fareham - 1 £300 -

Performance Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, Performance Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Performance Analyst in the job title.

1 31 (31.31%) Performance Testing
2 23 (23.23%) LoadRunner
3 22 (22.22%) SQL
4 19 (19.19%) Test Strategy
4 19 (19.19%) Non-Functional Testing
5 17 (17.17%) Data Analysis
6 16 (16.16%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (16.16%) Oracle
7 15 (15.15%) Java
7 15 (15.15%) Security Cleared
8 14 (14.14%) Performance Management
8 14 (14.14%) Windows
9 13 (13.13%) HTTP
9 13 (13.13%) Finance
9 13 (13.13%) JMeter
10 12 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (12.12%) SC Cleared
10 12 (12.12%) Test Scripting
10 12 (12.12%) HP
10 12 (12.12%) Web Services
11 11 (11.11%) Linux
11 11 (11.11%) Unix
12 10 (10.10%) Selenium
12 10 (10.10%) Data Quality
13 9 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (9.09%) Banking
14 8 (8.08%) Service Delivery
14 8 (8.08%) MS Excel
14 8 (8.08%) SoapUI
14 8 (8.08%) Stress Testing

Performance Analyst Skill Set
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 2 (2.02%) Apache
1 2 (2.02%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (8.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.01%) MS Office
3 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.01%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) SimCorp Dimension
2 2 (2.02%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (2.02%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.02%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.01%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.01%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.13%) HTTP
2 4 (4.04%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.01%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (4.04%) QlikView
2 3 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (3.03%) Power BI
2 3 (3.03%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.02%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (2.02%) MS Access
3 2 (2.02%) Xcelsius
4 1 (1.01%) Cognos Query Studio
4 1 (1.01%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.01%) GIS
4 1 (1.01%) MySQL
4 1 (1.01%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.01%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 23 (23.23%) LoadRunner
2 13 (13.13%) JMeter
3 10 (10.10%) Selenium
4 8 (8.08%) SoapUI
5 7 (7.07%) HP UFT
6 6 (6.06%) JIRA
7 5 (5.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (5.05%) Rational Performance Tester
7 5 (5.05%) Visual Studio
8 4 (4.04%) Fiddler
8 4 (4.04%) Git (software)
8 4 (4.04%) LoadUI
8 4 (4.04%) NeoLoad
9 2 (2.02%) Bitbucket
9 2 (2.02%) Jenkins
9 2 (2.02%) Maven
10 1 (1.01%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (1.01%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (13.13%) Finance
2 9 (9.09%) Banking
3 4 (4.04%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.03%) Marketing
5 2 (2.02%) Front Office
5 2 (2.02%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.02%) Law
6 1 (1.01%) Billing
6 1 (1.01%) Legal
6 1 (1.01%) Retail
6 1 (1.01%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.12%) Web Services
2 7 (7.07%) Middleware
3 6 (6.06%) .NET
4 3 (3.03%) SOAP
5 2 (2.02%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (2.02%) jBPM
5 2 (2.02%) XML
6 1 (1.01%) Ajax
6 1 (1.01%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.04%) Data Extraction
2 4 (4.04%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.04%) NHS
2 4 (4.04%) Visualisation
3 3 (3.03%) Fixed Income
3 3 (3.03%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (3.03%) Statistics
4 2 (2.02%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.01%) FMCG
5 1 (1.01%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.01%) iPad
5 1 (1.01%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.01%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.14%) Windows
2 11 (11.11%) Linux
2 11 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (1.01%) Android
3 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.31%) Performance Testing
2 19 (19.19%) Non-Functional Testing
2 19 (19.19%) Test Strategy
3 17 (17.17%) Data Analysis
4 16 (16.16%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (14.14%) Performance Management
6 12 (12.12%) Test Scripting
7 9 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (8.08%) Service Delivery
8 8 (8.08%) Stress Testing
9 7 (7.07%) Load Testing
9 7 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (7.07%) Test Planning
10 6 (6.06%) Analytics
10 6 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (6.06%) Performance Analysis
10 6 (6.06%) Project Management
10 6 (6.06%) Software Testing
11 5 (5.05%) Asset Management
11 5 (5.05%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.22%) SQL
2 15 (15.15%) Java
3 6 (6.06%) C
4 5 (5.05%) C#
5 4 (4.04%) Perl
6 2 (2.02%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.02%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.01%) Python
7 1 (1.01%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 12 (12.12%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.05%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.03%) Degree
4 3 (3.03%) ISEB
4 3 (3.03%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.10%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.02%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 16 (16.16%) Oracle
2 12 (12.12%) HP
3 5 (5.05%) IBM
4 4 (4.04%) Citrix
4 4 (4.04%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.04%) Siebel
4 4 (4.04%) SimCorp
5 3 (3.03%) Birst
5 3 (3.03%) Logi Analytics
5 3 (3.03%) SAP
5 3 (3.03%) Tableau
6 2 (2.02%) Avaloq
6 2 (2.02%) Cognos
6 2 (2.02%) Google
7 1 (1.01%) BISAM
7 1 (1.01%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.01%) Guidewire
7 1 (1.01%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.01%) Remedy
7 1 (1.01%) VMware
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