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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Analyst
Rank 594 582 534
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -48
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Analyst 52 63 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 36 42
Median daily rate £326 £369 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.59% +15.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £525 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £290
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Median hourly rate £16.33 £21.25 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.15% +30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.31 £18.75 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.35 £22.00 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.33 - £15.00

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
50873 53029 50613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.70% 94.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 33243 32777 31313
Median daily rate £425 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1472 2111 2126
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.87 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.72% -0.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.60 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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
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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 -5 45 £319 -12.06% 6
London +12 27 £250 -35.06% 2
Scotland -16 6 £350 -9.67%
North West -2 5 £338 -30.76%
South East -8 5 £321 +0.39% 1
Liverpool - 4 £351 -
Merseyside - 4 £351 -
Edinburgh -3 3 £350 -9.67%
Yorkshire +10 2 £329 - 1
East of England +7 2 £375 -
East Sussex +5 2 - -
Brighton +2 2 - -
Glasgow +1 2 £300 -
Berkshire -8 2 £180 -28.00%
West Midlands -13 2 £410 +23.30%
City of London +43 1 £245 -
Cambridgeshire +15 1 - -
Staffordshire +6 1 - -
Lancashire +5 1 £327 +22.24%
West Yorkshire +4 1 £258 - 1
Swindon +3 1 £313 -21.87%
Cambridge +2 1 - -
South Yorkshire -1 1 £400 -
Wiltshire -3 1 £313 -21.87%
Warwickshire -4 1 £410 -
South West -4 1 £313 -21.87% 2
North East - 1 £325 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £325 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £375 -
Slough - 1 £180 -

Performance Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 44 (38.94%) Performance Testing
2 39 (34.51%) LoadRunner
3 29 (25.66%) Non-Functional Testing
4 23 (20.35%) Finance
5 21 (18.58%) SQL
6 19 (16.81%) JMeter
7 18 (15.93%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (14.16%) Performance Management
9 15 (13.27%) Data Analysis
9 15 (13.27%) MS Excel
10 14 (12.39%) HP
10 14 (12.39%) HTTP
10 14 (12.39%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (12.39%) Test Scripting
11 13 (11.50%) Java
12 11 (9.73%) Security Cleared
13 10 (8.85%) Selenium
13 10 (8.85%) Oracle
13 10 (8.85%) Software Testing
14 9 (7.96%) Banking
14 9 (7.96%) Service Delivery
14 9 (7.96%) HP UFT
14 9 (7.96%) SoapUI
14 9 (7.96%) Performance Analysis
15 8 (7.08%) Test Strategy
15 8 (7.08%) Root Cause Analysis
15 8 (7.08%) SC Cleared
15 8 (7.08%) Business Intelligence
16 7 (6.19%) Citrix
16 7 (6.19%) Visual Studio

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 1 (0.88%) IIS
1 1 (0.88%) SAS
1 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (13.27%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.42%) MS Office
3 4 (3.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.54%) SPSS
4 3 (2.65%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.65%) SimCorp Dimension
2 2 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.77%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.88%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.88%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.77%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.39%) HTTP
2 2 (1.77%) SMTP
2 2 (1.77%) VPN
3 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.31%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.65%) Data Mining
2 3 (2.65%) GIS
2 3 (2.65%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (2.65%) Power BI
2 3 (2.65%) QlikView
3 2 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.77%) MS Access
4 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.88%) MySQL
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 39 (34.51%) LoadRunner
2 19 (16.81%) JMeter
3 10 (8.85%) Selenium
4 9 (7.96%) HP UFT
4 9 (7.96%) SoapUI
5 7 (6.19%) JIRA
5 7 (6.19%) Visual Studio
6 6 (5.31%) NeoLoad
7 4 (3.54%) Cucumber
7 4 (3.54%) Git (software)
7 4 (3.54%) LoadUI
7 4 (3.54%) Maven
8 3 (2.65%) eggPlant
8 3 (2.65%) Gatling
8 3 (2.65%) Rational Performance Tester
8 3 (2.65%) SilkPerformer
8 3 (2.65%) The Grinder
8 3 (2.65%) VisualVM
8 3 (2.65%) WebLOAD
8 3 (2.65%) YourKit
General
1 23 (20.35%) Finance
2 9 (7.96%) Banking
3 5 (4.42%) Retail
4 3 (2.65%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.77%) Marketing
6 1 (0.88%) Front Office
6 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Law
6 1 (0.88%) Legal
6 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.31%) Middleware
1 6 (5.31%) Web Services
2 4 (3.54%) SOAP
3 3 (2.65%) AngularJS
3 3 (2.65%) Hibernate
3 3 (2.65%) HTML
3 3 (2.65%) Spring
4 1 (0.88%) .NET
4 1 (0.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.93%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.19%) Statistics
3 5 (4.42%) NHS
4 4 (3.54%) N-Tier
4 4 (3.54%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.65%) Data Extraction
5 3 (2.65%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.65%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.77%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.77%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.77%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.88%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.88%) FMCG
7 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.88%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.88%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.42%) Unix
2 3 (2.65%) Linux
2 3 (2.65%) Solaris
3 2 (1.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (38.94%) Performance Testing
2 29 (25.66%) Non-Functional Testing
3 16 (14.16%) Performance Management
4 15 (13.27%) Data Analysis
5 14 (12.39%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (12.39%) Test Scripting
6 10 (8.85%) Software Testing
7 9 (7.96%) Performance Analysis
7 9 (7.96%) Service Delivery
8 8 (7.08%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (7.08%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (7.08%) Test Strategy
9 6 (5.31%) Automation Testing
10 5 (4.42%) Benchmarking
10 5 (4.42%) CRM
10 5 (4.42%) Open Source
10 5 (4.42%) Project Management
10 5 (4.42%) Security Testing
11 4 (3.54%) Asset Management
11 4 (3.54%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.58%) SQL
2 13 (11.50%) Java
3 7 (6.19%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.31%) C
4 6 (5.31%) C#
4 6 (5.31%) VBA
5 3 (2.65%) CoffeeScript
5 3 (2.65%) Python
5 3 (2.65%) Ruby
5 3 (2.65%) Scala
5 3 (2.65%) VBScript
6 2 (1.77%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.77%) VB
7 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (9.73%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.08%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.19%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.54%) Degree
4 4 (3.54%) ISEB
5 3 (2.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.19%) Data Quality
1 7 (6.19%) QA
2 2 (1.77%) SLA
2 2 (1.77%) UCITS
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (3.54%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.88%) CA Wily
2 1 (0.88%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 14 (12.39%) HP
2 10 (8.85%) Oracle
3 7 (6.19%) Citrix
4 6 (5.31%) IBM
5 5 (4.42%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.42%) Tableau
6 4 (3.54%) AppDynamics
6 4 (3.54%) Dynatrace
6 4 (3.54%) SimCorp
7 3 (2.65%) Birst
7 3 (2.65%) Logi Analytics
7 3 (2.65%) New Relic
7 3 (2.65%) Siebel
8 2 (1.77%) Avaloq
8 2 (1.77%) Capita
8 2 (1.77%) Google
9 1 (0.88%) CA
9 1 (0.88%) Progress
9 1 (0.88%) SAP
9 1 (0.88%) VMware
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