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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Analyst
Rank 599 575 550
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Analyst 43 58 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.081% 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 35 33
Median daily rate £332 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.82% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £216 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £433 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 5
Median hourly rate £19.10 £20.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.84% +24.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.97 £15.94 £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.36 £22.00 £36.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.10 £13.88 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+37.63% -59.78%

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
50257 53100 51246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 32789 33386 31524
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1493 2035 2075
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -19 36 £319 -0.39% 6
London +13 17 £255 -30.84% 4
South East +2 9 £363 +16.93% 1
Scotland -12 5 £350 +5.66%
East Sussex +12 4 - -
Brighton +8 4 - -
Edinburgh -6 4 £375 -3.22%
North West -13 4 £351 +30.69% 1
Yorkshire +4 3 £329 -
Berkshire -6 3 £310 +37.77%
Liverpool - 3 £365 -
Merseyside - 3 £365 -
Hampshire +4 2 £363 - 1
West Yorkshire -1 2 £258 -
Winchester - 2 £363 - 1
City of London +32 1 £245 -33.55%
South West +4 1 £313 -21.87%
Slough +4 1 £180 -20.00%
South Yorkshire -1 1 £400 -
Swindon -2 1 £313 -21.87%
Reading -2 1 £440 +151.42%
Lancashire -3 1 £327 +21.67%
Warwick -4 1 £225 -
Warwickshire -8 1 £225 -
Wiltshire -9 1 £313 -21.87%
West Midlands -25 1 £225 -40.78%
Tyne and Wear - 1 £325 -
North East - 1 £325 -
Sheffield - 1 £400 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £325 -

Performance Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 37 (32.74%) LoadRunner
3 27 (23.89%) Non-Functional Testing
4 22 (19.47%) SQL
5 20 (17.70%) Finance
6 19 (16.81%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (16.81%) Performance Management
7 18 (15.93%) JMeter
8 17 (15.04%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (15.04%) HP
9 14 (12.39%) MS Excel
10 13 (11.50%) Data Analysis
10 13 (11.50%) Test Scripting
11 12 (10.62%) Selenium
11 12 (10.62%) HTTP
12 11 (9.73%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (9.73%) HP UFT
12 11 (9.73%) Banking
12 11 (9.73%) Security Cleared
12 11 (9.73%) Test Strategy
13 10 (8.85%) Software Testing
14 9 (7.96%) Java
14 9 (7.96%) Data Quality
14 9 (7.96%) Performance Analysis
15 8 (7.08%) SC Cleared
15 8 (7.08%) Oracle
15 8 (7.08%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (7.08%) Service Delivery
16 7 (6.19%) Statistics
16 7 (6.19%) Web Services

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%) SAS
1 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (12.39%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.42%) SPSS
3 3 (2.65%) MS Office
3 3 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.77%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.65%) SimCorp Dimension
2 2 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.88%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.88%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.62%) HTTP
2 2 (1.77%) SMTP
2 2 (1.77%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.54%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (3.54%) GIS
2 3 (2.65%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.65%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (2.65%) Power BI
2 3 (2.65%) QlikView
3 2 (1.77%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (1.77%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.77%) MS Access
3 2 (1.77%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.77%) Xcelsius
4 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.88%) MySQL
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 37 (32.74%) LoadRunner
2 18 (15.93%) JMeter
3 12 (10.62%) Selenium
4 11 (9.73%) HP UFT
5 6 (5.31%) NeoLoad
5 6 (5.31%) SoapUI
6 5 (4.42%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.54%) LoadUI
8 3 (2.65%) JIRA
8 3 (2.65%) Rational Performance Tester
8 3 (2.65%) WebLOAD
9 2 (1.77%) eggPlant
9 2 (1.77%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.88%) Appium
10 1 (0.88%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.88%) Facilita Forecast
10 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.88%) Zephyr
General
1 20 (17.70%) Finance
2 11 (9.73%) Banking
3 6 (5.31%) Retail
4 3 (2.65%) Marketing
4 3 (2.65%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.77%) Law
5 2 (1.77%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Billing
6 1 (0.88%) Front Office
6 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.19%) Web Services
2 6 (5.31%) Middleware
3 3 (2.65%) SOAP
4 2 (1.77%) HTML
5 1 (0.88%) .NET
5 1 (0.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.81%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.19%) Statistics
3 5 (4.42%) Data Extraction
3 5 (4.42%) NHS
3 5 (4.42%) Visualisation
4 4 (3.54%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.65%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.65%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.65%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.77%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.77%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.88%) AS400
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%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.88%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.88%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.31%) Unix
2 4 (3.54%) Linux
3 3 (2.65%) Solaris
3 3 (2.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (38.94%) Performance Testing
2 27 (23.89%) Non-Functional Testing
3 19 (16.81%) Performance Management
4 17 (15.04%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (11.50%) Data Analysis
5 13 (11.50%) Test Scripting
6 11 (9.73%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (9.73%) Test Strategy
7 10 (8.85%) Software Testing
8 9 (7.96%) Performance Analysis
9 8 (7.08%) Service Delivery
9 8 (7.08%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (6.19%) Load Testing
11 6 (5.31%) Automation Testing
11 6 (5.31%) Project Management
12 5 (4.42%) Benchmarking
12 5 (4.42%) CRM
12 5 (4.42%) Performance Improvement
12 5 (4.42%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (4.42%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (19.47%) SQL
2 9 (7.96%) Java
3 7 (6.19%) C
3 7 (6.19%) C#
4 4 (3.54%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.65%) VBA
6 2 (1.77%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.77%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (9.73%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.08%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.31%) ISTQB
4 5 (4.42%) Degree
5 3 (2.65%) ISEB
5 3 (2.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.96%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.65%) QA
3 2 (1.77%) SLA
3 2 (1.77%) UCITS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.65%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.88%) CA Wily
2 1 (0.88%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 17 (15.04%) HP
2 8 (7.08%) Oracle
3 7 (6.19%) Citrix
4 4 (3.54%) SAP
4 4 (3.54%) SimCorp
4 4 (3.54%) Tableau
5 3 (2.65%) Birst
5 3 (2.65%) IBM
5 3 (2.65%) Logi Analytics
5 3 (2.65%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.65%) Siebel
6 2 (1.77%) Avaloq
6 2 (1.77%) Capita
7 1 (0.88%) BISAM
7 1 (0.88%) CA
7 1 (0.88%) Google
7 1 (0.88%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.88%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.88%) Remedy
7 1 (0.88%) VMware
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