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 3 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Analyst
Rank 556 552 518
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Analyst 72 62 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 30 37
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£344 £293 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.52% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £185 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £404 £407
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £285 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 4
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.88 £17.10 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £21.90 £13.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.88 £22.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-38.33% +66.66%

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
52643 50594 47358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.45% 92.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 33418 30646 27757
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1941 1998 2130
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.78 £17.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.34% -5.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 3 August 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 3 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 +4 69 £350 +27.27% 11
London -9 26 £365 +21.66% 3
Yorkshire -11 10 £350 +62.79% 3
South East -22 9 £225 -14.28% 2
North West - 8 £270 -
West Midlands +5 7 £300 +50.00% 2
West Yorkshire -16 7 £350 +62.79% 3
Lancashire - 6 £279 -
City of London -11 5 £369 +9.66%
South West +2 4 £263 -25.00%
Blackpool - 4 £270 -
Surrey - 4 £338 -
Berkshire -3 3 £225 - 1
South Yorkshire - 3 - -
Bradford - 3 £350 - 2
Twickenham - 3 - -
Doncaster - 3 - -
Guildford - 3 £225 -
Midlands - 3 £500 -
Birmingham +4 2 £344 +93.66%
Scotland -4 2 £331 - 2
Somerset - 2 £241 -
Wiltshire - 2 £450 -
Swindon - 2 £450 -
East Yorkshire - 2 - -
Slough - 2 £225 -
South Wales +1 1 £300 -8.04%
Warwickshire +1 1 - -
South Coast 0 1 - -
Glasgow 0 1 £275 -

Performance Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 53 (38.41%) SQL
2 43 (31.16%) Performance Testing
3 35 (25.36%) LoadRunner
4 28 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (18.12%) Security Cleared
6 21 (15.22%) JMeter
6 21 (15.22%) Finance
7 20 (14.49%) Performance Management
8 19 (13.77%) Data Analysis
8 19 (13.77%) .NET
9 18 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (11.59%) Test Scripting
11 15 (10.87%) NHS
12 14 (10.14%) Oracle
12 14 (10.14%) Microsoft
12 14 (10.14%) HP
13 13 (9.42%) Java
13 13 (9.42%) SC Cleared
13 13 (9.42%) Non-Functional Testing
14 12 (8.70%) Analytics
14 12 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
14 12 (8.70%) Windows
15 11 (7.97%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (7.97%) Validation
15 11 (7.97%) Management Information System
16 10 (7.25%) MS Excel
16 10 (7.25%) SQL Server
17 9 (6.52%) C#
17 9 (6.52%) SOAP
17 9 (6.52%) UNIX

Performance Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 7 (5.07%) IIS
2 3 (2.17%) Apache
2 3 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.72%) nginx
3 1 (0.72%) Confluence
3 1 (0.72%) Tuxedo
3 1 (0.72%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (7.25%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.07%) MS Office
3 6 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.72%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.90%) Google Analytics
1 4 (2.90%) GitHub
2 1 (0.72%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.90%) Wireshark
2 2 (1.45%) UTRAN
2 2 (1.45%) GPRS
2 2 (1.45%) GSM
2 2 (1.45%) UMTS
2 2 (1.45%) HTTP
2 2 (1.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.72%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.72%) Internet
3 1 (0.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.25%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (5.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.35%) MySQL
6 5 (3.62%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.90%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (2.90%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (2.17%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.17%) QlikView
9 2 (1.45%) VoltDB
9 2 (1.45%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.72%) MS Access
10 1 (0.72%) DB2
10 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 35 (25.36%) LoadRunner
2 21 (15.22%) JMeter
3 6 (4.35%) JIRA
3 6 (4.35%) Rational Performance Tester
4 5 (3.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (2.90%) SoapUI
5 4 (2.90%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.90%) NeoLoad
5 4 (2.90%) Maven
5 4 (2.90%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.90%) IntelliJ
5 4 (2.90%) HP UFT
6 3 (2.17%) WebLOAD
7 2 (1.45%) Serena SBM
7 2 (1.45%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.45%) Facilita Forecast
7 2 (1.45%) LoadUI
8 1 (0.72%) eggPlant
8 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.72%) JProfiler
General
1 21 (15.22%) Finance
2 9 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.35%) Banking
4 4 (2.90%) Retail
4 4 (2.90%) Local Government
5 3 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.17%) Advertising
6 2 (1.45%) Publishing
6 2 (1.45%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.77%) .NET
2 9 (6.52%) SOAP
3 7 (5.07%) Web Services
4 6 (4.35%) XML
5 5 (3.62%) CSS
6 4 (2.90%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.45%) HTML
7 2 (1.45%) ODBC
7 2 (1.45%) XML Messaging
8 1 (0.72%) Ajax
8 1 (0.72%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.72%) REST
8 1 (0.72%) Apache Camel
8 1 (0.72%) Flash
8 1 (0.72%) Middleware
8 1 (0.72%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 28 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (10.87%) NHS
3 11 (7.97%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.35%) Statistics
4 6 (4.35%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.90%) Hedge funds
6 3 (2.17%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.45%) New Media
7 2 (1.45%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.72%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.72%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.72%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.70%) Windows
2 9 (6.52%) UNIX
3 8 (5.80%) Linux
4 2 (1.45%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (31.16%) Performance Testing
2 20 (14.49%) Performance Management
3 19 (13.77%) Data Analysis
4 18 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (11.59%) Test Scripting
6 13 (9.42%) Non-Functional Testing
7 12 (8.70%) Analytics
8 11 (7.97%) Validation
8 11 (7.97%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (6.52%) Open Source
10 8 (5.80%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (5.80%) Test Strategy
10 8 (5.80%) Load Testing
10 8 (5.80%) Scrum
10 8 (5.80%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (5.80%) Test Automation
11 7 (5.07%) Stress Testing
11 7 (5.07%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 53 (38.41%) SQL
2 13 (9.42%) Java
3 9 (6.52%) C#
4 7 (5.07%) VBA
5 5 (3.62%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.90%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.17%) Perl
7 3 (2.17%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.45%) Python
8 2 (1.45%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.45%) Ruby
8 2 (1.45%) R
9 1 (0.72%) C
9 1 (0.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (18.12%) Security Cleared
2 13 (9.42%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.52%) ISTQB
4 7 (5.07%) ISEB
5 6 (4.35%) Degree
6 5 (3.62%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.72%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.90%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.90%) Nessus
3 2 (1.45%) NSN NetAct
3 2 (1.45%) Netcool
4 1 (0.72%) nmon
Vendors
1 14 (10.14%) Microsoft
1 14 (10.14%) HP
1 14 (10.14%) Oracle
2 8 (5.80%) VMware
3 6 (4.35%) Teradata
4 5 (3.62%) Google
4 5 (3.62%) SAP
5 4 (2.90%) Tableau
5 4 (2.90%) SOASTA, Inc
6 2 (1.45%) IBM
6 2 (1.45%) Serena
6 2 (1.45%) Ericsson
6 2 (1.45%) Nokia
6 2 (1.45%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.72%) Remedy
7 1 (0.72%) Citrix
7 1 (0.72%) Cerner
7 1 (0.72%) Siebel
7 1 (0.72%) Splunk
7 1 (0.72%) Capita
East of England
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £225 - £275 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £275.00 - £325.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago