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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Analyst
Rank 497 520 482
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -38
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Analyst 79 56 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 29 23
Average daily rate
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£300 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £530 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £390 £325
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £17.45 £15.00 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.33% +22.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.89 £13.00 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.83 £17.00 £12.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.75 £15.00 £12.25
% change year-on-year
-21.66% +22.44%

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
48562 47237 41574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.41% 92.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 29824 27903 23737
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1861 2009 2246
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 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 +3 77 £309 +12.27% 14
London +13 32 £275 +1.85% 5
North West +1 14 £475 - 3
South East -9 13 £420 +52.72% 1
Manchester - 9 £500 - 3
East Midlands -1 7 £300 -42.85%
City of London +7 6 £283 -37.29%
Yorkshire -2 6 - -
South Yorkshire - 4 - -
Doncaster - 4 - -
West Midlands -1 3 £278 - 1
East Sussex - 3 £420 -
Warwickshire -5 2 £286 - 1
Berkshire - 2 £500 -
Essex +15 1 £250 - 1
East of England +8 1 £250 - 2
Leeds -7 1 - -
West Yorkshire -11 1 - -
South West -15 1 £400 - 2
Paddington - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 £325 -
Leicester - 1 £325 -
Gloucester - 1 £400 - 1
Brentwood - 1 £250 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £400 - 1
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Reading - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - -

Performance Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 61 (41.50%) SQL
2 39 (26.53%) Finance
2 39 (26.53%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (21.09%) Performance Management
4 27 (18.37%) Performance Testing
5 25 (17.01%) Data Analysis
6 22 (14.97%) LoadRunner
6 22 (14.97%) Oracle
7 21 (14.29%) Analytics
8 19 (12.93%) Java
9 18 (12.24%) Windows
10 17 (11.56%) MS Excel
10 17 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (11.56%) Security Cleared
11 16 (10.88%) Microsoft
11 16 (10.88%) Workflow
12 15 (10.20%) .NET
13 14 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (9.52%) Service Delivery
14 13 (8.84%) Google
14 13 (8.84%) Performance Analysis
15 12 (8.16%) Banking
15 12 (8.16%) Google Analytics
15 12 (8.16%) Test Scripting
16 11 (7.48%) Spreadsheet
16 11 (7.48%) HP Quality Center
16 11 (7.48%) Stakeholder Management
16 11 (7.48%) Management Information System
16 11 (7.48%) Business Objects
16 11 (7.48%) MS Office

Performance Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 2 (1.36%) Apache
1 2 (1.36%) CMS
1 2 (1.36%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.68%) Confluence
2 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.68%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (11.56%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.48%) MS Office
2 11 (7.48%) Spreadsheet
3 10 (6.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.36%) MS Project
5 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.68%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 12 (8.16%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.68%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.68%) SimCorp Dimension
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.44%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.76%) HTTP
3 5 (3.40%) DNS
4 3 (2.04%) Wireshark
4 3 (2.04%) tcpdump
5 2 (1.36%) PuTTY
5 2 (1.36%) FTP
6 1 (0.68%) LAN
6 1 (0.68%) WAN
6 1 (0.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.12%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (4.76%) Data Mining
3 6 (4.08%) MySQL
4 5 (3.40%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.40%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.40%) SAP BW
4 5 (3.40%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.72%) MS Access
5 4 (2.72%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (2.04%) OLAP
6 3 (2.04%) SAP BI
6 3 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.04%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 3 (2.04%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.68%) QlikView
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.68%) DB2
Development Applications
1 22 (14.97%) LoadRunner
2 10 (6.80%) JMeter
3 9 (6.12%) JIRA
4 6 (4.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (2.72%) JProfiler
6 3 (2.04%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.04%) NeoLoad
6 3 (2.04%) VisualVM
7 2 (1.36%) Toad
7 2 (1.36%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.68%) TestDirector
8 1 (0.68%) Rational Performance Tester
8 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (26.53%) Finance
2 12 (8.16%) Banking
3 5 (3.40%) Publishing
3 5 (3.40%) Games
4 4 (2.72%) Retail
5 3 (2.04%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.04%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.36%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.36%) Advertising
7 1 (0.68%) Back Office
7 1 (0.68%) Law
7 1 (0.68%) Legal
7 1 (0.68%) Local Government
7 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.20%) .NET
2 7 (4.76%) Web Services
3 5 (3.40%) FIX Protocol
4 4 (2.72%) SOAP
5 3 (2.04%) HTML
6 2 (1.36%) SAP MI
7 1 (0.68%) JSF
7 1 (0.68%) Ajax
7 1 (0.68%) ATL
7 1 (0.68%) XML
7 1 (0.68%) ODBC
7 1 (0.68%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.68%) Middleware
7 1 (0.68%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 39 (26.53%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.48%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.12%) Statistics
4 8 (5.44%) Visualisation
5 7 (4.76%) NHS
6 6 (4.08%) Open Source
6 6 (4.08%) Performance Metrics
7 4 (2.72%) Spread Betting
8 3 (2.04%) Derivative
8 3 (2.04%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.36%) Freedom of Information
9 2 (1.36%) GIS
9 2 (1.36%) Informatics
9 2 (1.36%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.68%) iSeries
10 1 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.68%) Freedom of Information Act
10 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.24%) Windows
2 9 (6.12%) Linux
3 7 (4.76%) UNIX
4 5 (3.40%) Solaris
5 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (21.09%) Performance Management
2 27 (18.37%) Performance Testing
3 25 (17.01%) Data Analysis
4 21 (14.29%) Analytics
5 17 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (10.88%) Workflow
7 14 (9.52%) Service Delivery
7 14 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (8.84%) Performance Analysis
9 12 (8.16%) Test Scripting
10 11 (7.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (6.80%) Service Management
12 9 (6.12%) ITIL
12 9 (6.12%) Validation
13 8 (5.44%) Information Management
13 8 (5.44%) Performance Engineering
13 8 (5.44%) Performance Tuning
14 7 (4.76%) Low Latency
14 7 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
14 7 (4.76%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 61 (41.50%) SQL
2 19 (12.93%) Java
3 10 (6.80%) VBA
4 9 (6.12%) C#
5 7 (4.76%) C++
6 6 (4.08%) Python
6 6 (4.08%) Ruby
6 6 (4.08%) R
7 5 (3.40%) C
8 4 (2.72%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.04%) Perl
10 2 (1.36%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.36%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.36%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.68%) VB
11 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (11.56%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.44%) DV Cleared
3 7 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.40%) Degree
4 5 (3.40%) ISEB
5 2 (1.36%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.68%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.68%) MBA
6 1 (0.68%) VCP4
6 1 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.04%) SLA
2 2 (1.36%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (7.48%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.68%) nmon
2 1 (0.68%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.68%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.68%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.68%) BMC Performance Manager
2 1 (0.68%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (14.97%) Oracle
2 16 (10.88%) Microsoft
3 13 (8.84%) Google
4 11 (7.48%) Business Objects
4 11 (7.48%) SAP
5 10 (6.80%) HP
6 7 (4.76%) Tableau
7 4 (2.72%) Teradata
7 4 (2.72%) Cognos
8 3 (2.04%) VMware
8 3 (2.04%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.36%) BI-SAM
9 2 (1.36%) Compuware
9 2 (1.36%) Siebel
9 2 (1.36%) IBM
9 2 (1.36%) BMC
10 1 (0.68%) CA
10 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.68%) Mapinfo
10 1 (0.68%) Bloomberg
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