Period
to 21 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Performance Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Performance Analyst
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 200 206 198
Rank change year-on-year +6 -8 0
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Analyst 8 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.16% 0.020% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.022% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
East of England median daily rate £350 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -10.71% +7.69%
England median daily rate £400 £400 £344
% change year-on-year - +16.36% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £28.50 £23.00 £21.36
% change year-on-year +23.91% +7.70% +12.39%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
East of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 4,729 4,595 4,838
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.07% 94.02% 95.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,750 2,687 2,762
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £190 £213 £200
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 322 363 384
East of England median hourly rate £17.32 £18.00 £20.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.78% -11.81% -0.44%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.96 £11.19
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.90 £46.00
England median hourly rate £18.44 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year -1.39% -1.58% +6.92%

Performance Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Performance Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Analyst in the East of England

Performance Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Performance Analyst in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Analyst in the East of England

Performance Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Analyst in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Analyst in the East of England

Performance Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Analyst in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Analyst in the East of England

Performance Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 21 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -3 4 £400 +28.00%
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
Essex - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £250 -
Performance Analyst
England

Performance Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, Performance Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region featuring Performance Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (50.00%) JMeter
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) ISEB
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Hyperion
4 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
4 1 (12.50%) NHS
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) webMethods
4 1 (12.50%) LIMS
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) Toad
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) WebLogic

Performance Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (12.50%) eggPlant
2 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Toad
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) e-Health
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (12.50%) LIMS
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
2 1 (12.50%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Scenario Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
4 1 (12.50%) Informatics
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Server Patching
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Statistics
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
1 1 (12.50%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cognos
1 1 (12.50%) Hyperion
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) webMethods