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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Analyst
Rank 547 582 558
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Analyst 73 75 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 40 50
Median daily rate £388 £324 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.69% -0.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £225 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+31.00% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Median hourly rate £21.69 £19.03 £15.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.96% +22.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.49 £14.35 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.89 £29.20 £19.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.50 -

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
46798 52479 53703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.81% 93.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30588 33428 33908
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1652 2035 2195
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +1 64 £356 +10.46% 8
London -9 31 £300 -25.00% 4
East Midlands +6 12 £350 +16.66%
West Midlands -8 11 £588 +125.96% 1
Northamptonshire -4 10 £388 +29.16%
Northampton - 10 £388 -
Coventry - 9 £595 -
South East +24 5 - -
Scotland +16 4 - - 1
Edinburgh - 4 - - 1
Cardiff +17 3 £413 +26.92%
South Wales +7 3 £413 +26.92% 1
Berkshire +6 3 - -
Wales -3 3 £413 +26.92% 1
Hackney - 3 £175 -
South West +12 2 £313 -9.42%
North West +4 2 £313 +38.88%
Warwick 0 2 £275 -
Warwickshire 0 2 £275 -
Wiltshire - 2 £313 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Swindon - 2 £313 -
Leicestershire -1 1 £275 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Knutsford - 1 £313 -
Leicester - 1 £275 -
Belfast - 1 £425 -
Cheshire - 1 £313 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -

Performance Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 35 (29.17%) Performance Testing
2 29 (24.17%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (23.33%) SQL
4 25 (20.83%) Data Analysis
5 24 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 23 (19.17%) Analytics
7 22 (18.33%) Finance
7 22 (18.33%) Oracle
8 21 (17.50%) Unix
9 20 (16.67%) Java
10 19 (15.83%) LoadRunner
10 19 (15.83%) Test Strategy
10 19 (15.83%) Google Analytics
10 19 (15.83%) Google
10 19 (15.83%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (14.17%) Performance Management
13 15 (12.50%) Visualisation
14 14 (11.67%) JMeter
14 14 (11.67%) C
15 13 (10.83%) Windows
15 13 (10.83%) Linux
15 13 (10.83%) Performance Monitoring
16 11 (9.17%) Performance Analysis
16 11 (9.17%) Business Analysis
17 10 (8.33%) Banking
17 10 (8.33%) Security Cleared
17 10 (8.33%) Test Planning
18 9 (7.50%) Digital Analytics
18 9 (7.50%) QA

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 4 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (1.67%) Apache
2 2 (1.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.83%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.67%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.83%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.83%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.67%) Google Tag Manager
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.17%) HTTP
2 4 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.67%) SAN
4 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.67%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
3 2 (1.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (1.67%) PowerCenter
3 2 (1.67%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.83%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.83%) Cognos Query Studio
4 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.83%) GIS
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (0.83%) QlikView
4 1 (0.83%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.83%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 19 (15.83%) LoadRunner
2 14 (11.67%) JMeter
3 8 (6.67%) Selenium
4 7 (5.83%) SoapUI
5 5 (4.17%) Fiddler
5 5 (4.17%) HP UFT
5 5 (4.17%) JIRA
6 4 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (3.33%) Git (software)
6 4 (3.33%) Rational Performance Tester
6 4 (3.33%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.50%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.50%) NeoLoad
7 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (1.67%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.67%) Maven
8 2 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.67%) The Grinder
8 2 (1.67%) WinRunner
9 1 (0.83%) SilkPerformer
General
1 22 (18.33%) Finance
2 10 (8.33%) Banking
3 8 (6.67%) Front Office
4 5 (4.17%) Marketing
5 4 (3.33%) Law
5 4 (3.33%) Publishing
5 4 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.50%) Retail
7 1 (0.83%) Automotive
7 1 (0.83%) Back Office
7 1 (0.83%) Billing
7 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Legal
7 1 (0.83%) Local Government
7 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.67%) Web Services
2 6 (5.00%) .NET
3 4 (3.33%) SOAP
4 3 (2.50%) Middleware
4 3 (2.50%) XML
5 2 (1.67%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (1.67%) ATL
5 2 (1.67%) J2EE
5 2 (1.67%) jBPM
6 1 (0.83%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.83%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (12.50%) Visualisation
3 8 (6.67%) Fixed Income
4 7 (5.83%) Derivative
4 7 (5.83%) Equities
4 7 (5.83%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.17%) NHS
5 5 (4.17%) Statistics
6 4 (3.33%) Data Extraction
6 4 (3.33%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (2.50%) User Experience
8 2 (1.67%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.67%) Social Media
9 1 (0.83%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.83%) EPoS
9 1 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.83%) iPad
9 1 (0.83%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.50%) Unix
2 13 (10.83%) Linux
2 13 (10.83%) Windows
3 1 (0.83%) Android
3 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.17%) Performance Testing
2 29 (24.17%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (20.83%) Data Analysis
4 24 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 23 (19.17%) Analytics
6 19 (15.83%) Test Strategy
7 18 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (14.17%) Performance Management
9 13 (10.83%) Performance Monitoring
10 11 (9.17%) Business Analysis
10 11 (9.17%) Performance Analysis
11 10 (8.33%) Test Planning
12 9 (7.50%) Asset Management
12 9 (7.50%) Digital Analytics
12 9 (7.50%) Non-Functional Testing
13 8 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
14 7 (5.83%) Business Transformation
14 7 (5.83%) Load Testing
14 7 (5.83%) Performance Engineering
14 7 (5.83%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 28 (23.33%) SQL
2 20 (16.67%) Java
3 14 (11.67%) C
4 9 (7.50%) R
5 7 (5.83%) Python
6 4 (3.33%) Perl
6 4 (3.33%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.50%) C#
8 2 (1.67%) Groovy
8 2 (1.67%) VBA
9 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.17%) DV Cleared
3 5 (4.17%) ISEB
4 2 (1.67%) Degree
5 1 (0.83%) HND
5 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.83%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.50%) QA
2 6 (5.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.83%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (5.83%) HP Quality Center
1 7 (5.83%) Tivoli
1 7 (5.83%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 3 (2.50%) Ganglia
2 3 (2.50%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (2.50%) nmon
3 1 (0.83%) Graphite
Vendors
1 22 (18.33%) Oracle
2 19 (15.83%) Google
3 9 (7.50%) HP
3 9 (7.50%) IBM
4 5 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.33%) AppDynamics
5 4 (3.33%) Tableau
6 3 (2.50%) SAP
6 3 (2.50%) Siebel
7 2 (1.67%) Cognos
7 2 (1.67%) Informatica
7 2 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.83%) Blue Coat
8 1 (0.83%) Citrix
8 1 (0.83%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.83%) StatPro
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