The table below looks at the statistics for the Performance Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Analyst
Rank 542 512 540
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +28
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Analyst 70 74 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 46 28
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£350 £315 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +32.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £193 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £410 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £315 £288
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +9.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 10
Average hourly rate £21.82 £13.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.69% -21.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.82 £13.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+58.69% -21.42%

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
52430 48925 53586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.02% 92.73% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 32042 29264 29965
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £231 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2056 2117 2633
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Performance Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 19 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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 +7 66 £338 +8.87% 10
London +18 29 £438 +39.88% 3
South East +3 11 £250 -19.35% 1
City of London +24 8 £444 +31.48% 1
North West -3 6 - - 1
East Midlands +7 5 £288 -
Berkshire +7 4 £325 -10.40%
North East - 3 £280 - 3
Derbyshire - 3 £325 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £280 - 3
Tyne and Wear - 3 £280 - 3
Reading +15 2 - -
Hampshire -13 2 £245 -20.96% 1
Glasgow -22 2 £350 -
Scotland -30 2 £350 -13.58%
Cheshire - 2 - -
Chesterfield - 2 - -
West Yorkshire +3 1 £260 -25.71% 1
Yorkshire -3 1 £260 -7.14% 2
South West -45 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Gosport - 1 - -
Huddersfield - - - - 1
Leeds - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Reigate - - - -

Performance Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Performance Analyst in their job title 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 with Performance Analyst in their job title.

1 50 (35.71%) Performance Testing
2 43 (30.71%) LoadRunner
3 39 (27.86%) Finance
4 36 (25.71%) Performance Management
5 33 (23.57%) SQL
6 27 (19.29%) Windows
7 26 (18.57%) Security Cleared
8 22 (15.71%) Oracle
8 22 (15.71%) HP
8 22 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
9 20 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
9 20 (14.29%) UNIX
10 19 (13.57%) MS Excel
10 19 (13.57%) Test Scripting
11 18 (12.86%) Data Analysis
11 18 (12.86%) Microsoft
11 18 (12.86%) .NET
12 17 (12.14%) HP Quality Center
13 16 (11.43%) C#
13 16 (11.43%) TCP/IP
14 15 (10.71%) Service Delivery
14 15 (10.71%) ITIL
15 14 (10.00%) MS Office
15 14 (10.00%) Java
15 14 (10.00%) JMeter
15 14 (10.00%) SC Cleared
15 14 (10.00%) Statistics
16 13 (9.29%) Service Management
16 13 (9.29%) DNS
17 12 (8.57%) HTTP

Performance Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Performance Analyst in their job title 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 with Performance Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.29%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.86%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.71%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 19 (13.57%) MS Excel
2 14 (10.00%) MS Office
3 3 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.43%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.71%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (5.71%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.86%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.43%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.71%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.43%) TCP/IP
2 13 (9.29%) DNS
3 12 (8.57%) HTTP
4 7 (5.00%) HTTPS
5 6 (4.29%) SAN
6 5 (3.57%) Wireshark
6 5 (3.57%) tcpdump
7 2 (1.43%) 3G
7 2 (1.43%) Internet
7 2 (1.43%) FTP
7 2 (1.43%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.71%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (3.57%) MS Access
3 4 (2.86%) QlikView
3 4 (2.86%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 7
5 2 (1.43%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.43%) OLAP
5 2 (1.43%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.71%) MySQL
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.71%) SQLPlus
6 1 (0.71%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 43 (30.71%) LoadRunner
2 14 (10.00%) JMeter
3 12 (8.57%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (2.14%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.43%) Toad
5 2 (1.43%) JUnit
5 2 (1.43%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (1.43%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.43%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.43%) JIRA
5 2 (1.43%) Zephyr
6 1 (0.71%) RubyMine
6 1 (0.71%) Facilita Forecast
6 1 (0.71%) LoadUI
6 1 (0.71%) SilkPerformer
6 1 (0.71%) SoapUI
General
1 39 (27.86%) Finance
2 8 (5.71%) Games
3 3 (2.14%) Banking
3 3 (2.14%) Local Government
3 3 (2.14%) Law
3 3 (2.14%) Legal
4 2 (1.43%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.43%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.43%) Marketing
5 1 (0.71%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.86%) .NET
2 8 (5.71%) HTML
3 7 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (5.00%) JSP
4 5 (3.57%) FIX Protocol
4 5 (3.57%) SOAP
4 5 (3.57%) Web Services
5 4 (2.86%) J2EE
6 2 (1.43%) JPA
6 2 (1.43%) Regular Expression
6 2 (1.43%) Ajax
7 1 (0.71%) ODBC
7 1 (0.71%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (10.00%) Statistics
3 11 (7.86%) Mathematics
3 11 (7.86%) NHS
4 10 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.29%) Spread Betting
5 6 (4.29%) User Experience
6 5 (3.57%) Derivative
7 3 (2.14%) Informatics
7 3 (2.14%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.14%) GIS
7 3 (2.14%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.43%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.71%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.71%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.71%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 27 (19.29%) Windows
2 20 (14.29%) UNIX
3 7 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (5.00%) Windows 2000
3 7 (5.00%) Windows XP
3 7 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (4.29%) Linux
5 2 (1.43%) AIX
6 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (35.71%) Performance Testing
2 36 (25.71%) Performance Management
3 20 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
4 19 (13.57%) Test Scripting
5 18 (12.86%) Data Analysis
6 15 (10.71%) Service Delivery
6 15 (10.71%) ITIL
7 13 (9.29%) Service Management
8 12 (8.57%) Load Testing
8 12 (8.57%) Analytics
9 11 (7.86%) Test Strategy
10 10 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (7.14%) Low Latency
11 9 (6.43%) Performance Improvement
11 9 (6.43%) PRINCE2
11 9 (6.43%) Validation
12 8 (5.71%) Risk Management
12 8 (5.71%) Knowledge Management
12 8 (5.71%) Software Testing
12 8 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 33 (23.57%) SQL
2 16 (11.43%) C#
3 14 (10.00%) Java
4 10 (7.14%) VBA
5 7 (5.00%) C++
5 7 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (3.57%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.14%) VB
7 3 (2.14%) C
8 2 (1.43%) Perl
9 1 (0.71%) Ruby
9 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (18.57%) Security Cleared
2 14 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 11 (7.86%) Degree
4 10 (7.14%) ISTQB
4 10 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (6.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (2.86%) ISEB
7 3 (2.14%) ECDL
8 2 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.43%) CFA
9 1 (0.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.71%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.71%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.29%) QA
2 3 (2.14%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.71%) SLA
Systems Management
1 17 (12.14%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (2.86%) OpenView
4 3 (2.14%) MOM
Vendors
1 22 (15.71%) Oracle
1 22 (15.71%) HP
2 18 (12.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.29%) IBM
3 6 (4.29%) SAP
4 5 (3.57%) Google
5 4 (2.86%) Citrix
6 3 (2.14%) Splunk
6 3 (2.14%) Business Objects
6 3 (2.14%) Cognos
6 3 (2.14%) VMware
7 2 (1.43%) Siebel
7 2 (1.43%) Tableau
7 2 (1.43%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.71%) Omniture
8 1 (0.71%) BI-SAM
8 1 (0.71%) BMC
8 1 (0.71%) StatPro
8 1 (0.71%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.71%) Remedy
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