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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Analyst
Rank 536 517 523
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Analyst 71 61 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.12% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 34 21
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£338 £331 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% -5.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £258 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £421 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £331 £337
% change year-on-year
+0.75% -1.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Average hourly rate £15.51 £18.75 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.28% +10.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £13.31 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.10 £27.70 £17.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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
51736 48200 47778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.67% 92.73% 93.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 32633 29179 26851
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2090 2095 2514
Average hourly rate £16.08 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.41% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014. 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 -7 62 £350 +7.69% 21
London +18 37 £375 +13.46% 7
South East -18 10 £350 +13.82% 6
City of London +6 8 £350 +4.16% 1
Scotland -16 8 £300 -24.05% 1
North West - 7 £318 - 2
Edinburgh -12 5 £300 -24.05%
East of England -12 4 £475 +46.15% 1
Hertfordshire - 4 £475 -
Glasgow -6 2 £400 -
Yorkshire -12 2 £295 -15.71% 2
Lancashire - 2 - - 1
Cheshire - 2 £320 -
Rickmansworth - 2 £463 -
Skelmersdale - 2 - - 1
Berkshire +2 1 £400 +25.00%
West Yorkshire -5 1 £260 -25.71% 2
Surrey - 1 £350 - 3
North Yorkshire - 1 £330 -
Northamptonshire - - - - 2
South Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 2
North East - - - - 1
Bristol - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Midlothian - - - - 1
Slough - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Watford - - - -

Performance Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 42 (32.06%) Performance Testing
2 38 (29.01%) Finance
3 37 (28.24%) SQL
4 34 (25.95%) LoadRunner
5 27 (20.61%) Performance Management
6 26 (19.85%) Oracle
7 25 (19.08%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (17.56%) MS Excel
9 20 (15.27%) Security Cleared
10 19 (14.50%) Windows
11 18 (13.74%) HP
11 18 (13.74%) Microsoft
11 18 (13.74%) Test Scripting
12 17 (12.98%) ITIL
12 17 (12.98%) .NET
13 15 (11.45%) Java
13 15 (11.45%) Service Management
13 15 (11.45%) Data Analysis
13 15 (11.45%) Performance Analysis
14 14 (10.69%) TCP/IP
15 13 (9.92%) C#
15 13 (9.92%) UNIX
16 12 (9.16%) Service Delivery
16 12 (9.16%) HP Quality Center
17 11 (8.40%) Performance Tuning
17 11 (8.40%) Low Latency
17 11 (8.40%) Statistics
17 11 (8.40%) Management Information System
17 11 (8.40%) DNS
18 10 (7.63%) PRINCE2

Performance Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 3 (2.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.76%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (17.56%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.63%) MS Office
3 8 (6.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.76%) MS Project
4 1 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.76%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (3.82%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.05%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.53%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.76%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.69%) TCP/IP
2 11 (8.40%) DNS
3 7 (5.34%) HTTP
4 6 (4.58%) Wireshark
4 6 (4.58%) tcpdump
5 4 (3.05%) HTTPS
6 2 (1.53%) PuTTY
6 2 (1.53%) FTP
7 1 (0.76%) SAN
7 1 (0.76%) CTI
7 1 (0.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.58%) MS Access
1 6 (4.58%) Oracle Database
2 5 (3.82%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.05%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (2.29%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.53%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 7
5 2 (1.53%) OLAP
5 2 (1.53%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.53%) QlikView
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.76%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 34 (25.95%) LoadRunner
2 9 (6.87%) JMeter
3 6 (4.58%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (3.05%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.29%) JProfiler
5 3 (2.29%) VisualVM
6 2 (1.53%) NeoLoad
6 2 (1.53%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.53%) Toad
6 2 (1.53%) JIRA
7 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.76%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.76%) RubyMine
General
1 38 (29.01%) Finance
2 9 (6.87%) Games
3 7 (5.34%) Banking
4 3 (2.29%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.29%) Law
5 2 (1.53%) Legal
6 1 (0.76%) Back Office
6 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.76%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Marketing
6 1 (0.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.98%) .NET
2 7 (5.34%) HTML
3 6 (4.58%) FIX Protocol
3 6 (4.58%) Web Services
4 4 (3.05%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.05%) JSP
5 3 (2.29%) SOAP
6 2 (1.53%) Regular Expression
6 2 (1.53%) SAP MI
7 1 (0.76%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.76%) JSF
7 1 (0.76%) Ajax
7 1 (0.76%) J2EE
7 1 (0.76%) ODBC
7 1 (0.76%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (19.08%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.40%) Management Information System
2 11 (8.40%) Statistics
3 9 (6.87%) Mathematics
4 7 (5.34%) Spread Betting
4 7 (5.34%) NHS
5 5 (3.82%) User Experience
6 4 (3.05%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (3.05%) Visualisation
6 4 (3.05%) Performance Metrics
6 4 (3.05%) GIS
6 4 (3.05%) Derivative
7 3 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.53%) Informatics
8 2 (1.53%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.53%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.76%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.76%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.76%) PMI
9 1 (0.76%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.50%) Windows
2 13 (9.92%) UNIX
3 6 (4.58%) Linux
4 5 (3.82%) Solaris
5 4 (3.05%) Windows 2000
5 4 (3.05%) Windows XP
5 4 (3.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.53%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (32.06%) Performance Testing
2 27 (20.61%) Performance Management
3 18 (13.74%) Test Scripting
4 17 (12.98%) ITIL
5 15 (11.45%) Service Management
5 15 (11.45%) Data Analysis
5 15 (11.45%) Performance Analysis
6 12 (9.16%) Service Delivery
7 11 (8.40%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (8.40%) Low Latency
8 10 (7.63%) PRINCE2
9 9 (6.87%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (6.11%) Project Management
10 8 (6.11%) Validation
10 8 (6.11%) Load Testing
11 7 (5.34%) Test Management
11 7 (5.34%) Analytics
11 7 (5.34%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (5.34%) Information Management
11 7 (5.34%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (28.24%) SQL
2 15 (11.45%) Java
3 13 (9.92%) C#
4 9 (6.87%) C++
4 9 (6.87%) VBA
5 5 (3.82%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.05%) Bash Shell
6 4 (3.05%) C
7 3 (2.29%) Perl
8 1 (0.76%) Ruby
8 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.76%) VB
8 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.76%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (15.27%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.63%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 9 (6.87%) Degree
4 6 (4.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (3.82%) ISTQB
5 5 (3.82%) ISEB
6 3 (2.29%) ECDL
7 1 (0.76%) CFA
7 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.76%) HND
7 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.58%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (9.16%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.76%) OpenView
3 1 (0.76%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.76%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 26 (19.85%) Oracle
2 18 (13.74%) Microsoft
2 18 (13.74%) HP
3 7 (5.34%) SAP
4 5 (3.82%) Google
5 4 (3.05%) IBM
5 4 (3.05%) VMware
6 3 (2.29%) Siebel
6 3 (2.29%) Business Objects
6 3 (2.29%) Splunk
7 2 (1.53%) Tableau
7 2 (1.53%) BI-SAM
7 2 (1.53%) BMC
7 2 (1.53%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.53%) Cognos
8 1 (0.76%) Adobe
8 1 (0.76%) Mapinfo
8 1 (0.76%) StatPro
8 1 (0.76%) Primavera
8 1 (0.76%) Omniture
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