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 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Analyst
Rank 573 552 539
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Analyst 68 83 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 53 44
Median daily rate £357 £385 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.27% +18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £242 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £289
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +29.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 4
Median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.63% +16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.98 £17.56 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £20.00 £16.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 - £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
52905 53749 52268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.91% 94.76% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 34482 32631 31888
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1534 2150 2151
Median hourly rate £17.56 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.34% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

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 2 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 2 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
(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 -22 58 £366 -4.93% 8
London -30 35 £388 +0.64% 2
South East -17 7 £325 -
Scotland -13 6 £325 -
East of England -2 3 £425 +13.33%
West Midlands -10 3 £410 +11.56%
North West -15 3 £340 -31.13% 2
Edinburgh - 3 - -
Glasgow +7 2 £300 -
Berkshire +4 2 £180 -56.33%
Merseyside +4 2 £271 -32.37%
West Yorkshire +2 2 £258 - 1
Yorkshire +1 2 £258 - 1
Liverpool 0 2 £271 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £350 - 1
Brighton - 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 £350 - 1
North East - 2 £350 - 1
East Sussex - 2 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £350 - 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £425 -
Staffordshire +13 1 - -
Cambridgeshire +6 1 - -
Swindon +5 1 £313 -21.87%
Wiltshire -1 1 £313 -21.87%
South West -2 1 £313 -21.87% 2
Cambridge -5 1 - -
Manchester -13 1 £340 -32.00%
Nottinghamshire - 1 £400 -
Kent - 1 £463 -

Performance Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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 47 (38.84%) Performance Testing
2 43 (35.54%) LoadRunner
3 30 (24.79%) Non-Functional Testing
4 23 (19.01%) SQL
4 23 (19.01%) Finance
5 21 (17.36%) JMeter
6 17 (14.05%) Java
6 17 (14.05%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (13.22%) MS Excel
8 15 (12.40%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (12.40%) Data Analysis
8 15 (12.40%) Test Scripting
9 13 (10.74%) Oracle
9 13 (10.74%) HP
10 12 (9.92%) JavaScript
10 12 (9.92%) SoapUI
10 12 (9.92%) Performance Management
10 12 (9.92%) QA
10 12 (9.92%) Selenium
11 11 (9.09%) JIRA
11 11 (9.09%) Security Cleared
11 11 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
12 10 (8.26%) HTTP
13 9 (7.44%) Software Testing
13 9 (7.44%) Banking
13 9 (7.44%) HP UFT
13 9 (7.44%) VBA
13 9 (7.44%) Visual Studio
13 9 (7.44%) Oracle Database
14 8 (6.61%) Performance Analysis

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 2 (1.65%) IIS
2 1 (0.83%) SAS
2 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (13.22%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.79%) MS Office
3 6 (4.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.31%) SPSS
5 3 (2.48%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) SimCorp Dimension
2 2 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.65%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.83%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.83%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.31%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.83%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.83%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.26%) HTTP
2 2 (1.65%) SMTP
2 2 (1.65%) VPN
3 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.44%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.48%) Data Mining
2 3 (2.48%) GIS
2 3 (2.48%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.65%) MS Access
4 1 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 43 (35.54%) LoadRunner
2 21 (17.36%) JMeter
3 12 (9.92%) Selenium
3 12 (9.92%) SoapUI
4 11 (9.09%) JIRA
5 9 (7.44%) HP UFT
5 9 (7.44%) Visual Studio
6 7 (5.79%) Cucumber
6 7 (5.79%) Git (software)
6 7 (5.79%) Maven
7 6 (4.96%) Gatling
7 6 (4.96%) NeoLoad
7 6 (4.96%) SilkPerformer
7 6 (4.96%) The Grinder
7 6 (4.96%) VisualVM
7 6 (4.96%) YourKit
8 4 (3.31%) eggPlant
8 4 (3.31%) LoadUI
9 3 (2.48%) WebLOAD
10 2 (1.65%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (19.01%) Finance
2 9 (7.44%) Banking
3 7 (5.79%) Retail
4 3 (2.48%) Marketing
4 3 (2.48%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.83%) Advertising
5 1 (0.83%) Front Office
5 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.83%) Legal
5 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.96%) AngularJS
1 6 (4.96%) Hibernate
1 6 (4.96%) Spring
2 5 (4.13%) SOAP
3 3 (2.48%) Middleware
3 3 (2.48%) Web Services
4 2 (1.65%) .NET
4 2 (1.65%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.05%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.79%) Statistics
3 5 (4.13%) N-Tier
4 4 (3.31%) NHS
4 4 (3.31%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.48%) Data Extraction
5 3 (2.48%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.48%) Hedge funds
5 3 (2.48%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.65%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.65%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.65%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.83%) AS400
7 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.83%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.83%) FMCG
7 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.83%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.48%) Solaris
1 3 (2.48%) Unix
2 2 (1.65%) Linux
3 1 (0.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (38.84%) Performance Testing
2 30 (24.79%) Non-Functional Testing
3 15 (12.40%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (12.40%) Data Analysis
3 15 (12.40%) Test Scripting
4 12 (9.92%) Performance Management
5 11 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (7.44%) Software Testing
7 8 (6.61%) Performance Analysis
8 6 (4.96%) Analytics
8 6 (4.96%) Asset Management
8 6 (4.96%) Automation Testing
8 6 (4.96%) Project Management
8 6 (4.96%) Service Delivery
9 5 (4.13%) Benchmarking
9 5 (4.13%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (4.13%) Fund Management
9 5 (4.13%) Load Testing
9 5 (4.13%) Performance Improvement
9 5 (4.13%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (19.01%) SQL
2 17 (14.05%) Java
3 12 (9.92%) JavaScript
4 9 (7.44%) VBA
5 8 (6.61%) Ruby
6 7 (5.79%) C#
7 6 (4.96%) C
7 6 (4.96%) CoffeeScript
7 6 (4.96%) Python
7 6 (4.96%) Scala
7 6 (4.96%) VBScript
8 2 (1.65%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.65%) C++
8 2 (1.65%) VB
9 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.61%) ISTQB
3 5 (4.13%) ISEB
3 5 (4.13%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.31%) Degree
5 3 (2.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.92%) QA
2 4 (3.31%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.65%) SLA
3 2 (1.65%) UCITS
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (4.13%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.83%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 13 (10.74%) HP
1 13 (10.74%) Oracle
2 8 (6.61%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.79%) AppDynamics
3 7 (5.79%) Dynatrace
4 6 (4.96%) IBM
4 6 (4.96%) New Relic
5 4 (3.31%) Citrix
5 4 (3.31%) Google
5 4 (3.31%) SimCorp
6 3 (2.48%) BISAM
7 2 (1.65%) Avaloq
7 2 (1.65%) Capita
7 2 (1.65%) Tableau
8 1 (0.83%) CA
8 1 (0.83%) DoubleClick
8 1 (0.83%) Omniture
8 1 (0.83%) Progress
8 1 (0.83%) Remedy
8 1 (0.83%) SAP
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