The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Performance Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Analysis over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Analysis
UK / England
Rank 514 527 506
Rank change year-on-year +13 -21  
Contract jobs citing Performance Analysis 60 86 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.21% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 55 60
Median daily rate £425 £403 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.59% +5.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £375 £301
% change year-on-year +1.66% +24.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +13.63%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £29.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year +52.54% -10.60%  

Performance Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 34360 40698 38684
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 83.28% 82.96% 80.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 22779 27017 24364
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 862 1001 1130
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +36.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £48.01
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Performance Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Performance Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Analysis in England

Performance Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Analysis in England

Performance Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Analysis in England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Analysis in England

Performance Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Analysis in England

Performance Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Analysis in England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Performance Analysis in England

Performance Analysis
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Analysis within the England region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 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
London +14 16 £458 +7.64% 7
East of England - 14 £425 - 3
West Midlands +19 12 £365 - 4
South East +9 12 £638 +59.37% 4
North West +28 2 £350 -30.00% 2
Yorkshire +13 1 £375 -33.03% 2
East Midlands 0 1 £350 -15.15% 2
South West -7 1 - - 3
Performance Analysis
UK

Performance Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Performance Analysis.

1 40 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (19.61%) Linux
3 28 (18.30%) Python
3 28 (18.30%) Microsoft
4 26 (16.99%) C
5 25 (16.34%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (15.69%) C++
6 24 (15.69%) HTML
7 23 (15.03%) Java
7 23 (15.03%) XML
8 22 (14.38%) SQL
9 21 (13.73%) Analytics
10 20 (13.07%) Web Services
10 20 (13.07%) Finance
10 20 (13.07%) Banking
11 19 (12.42%) Unix
12 18 (11.76%) Oracle
12 18 (11.76%) Scrum
13 17 (11.11%) SQL Server
13 17 (11.11%) E-Commerce
14 16 (10.46%) Splunk
15 15 (9.80%) Project Management
15 15 (9.80%) Windows
15 15 (9.80%) TDD
16 14 (9.15%) Retail
16 14 (9.15%) Degree
16 14 (9.15%) Security Cleared
17 13 (8.50%) SC Cleared
17 13 (8.50%) Doxygen
17 13 (8.50%) Marketing

Performance Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in 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 8 (5.23%) Confluence
1 8 (5.23%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (3.27%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (3.27%) OpenStack
3 4 (2.61%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.96%) Apache Qpid
4 3 (1.96%) CMS
4 3 (1.96%) IIS
5 2 (1.31%) Apache
5 2 (1.31%) Kentico
5 2 (1.31%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.65%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.65%) DataSynapse
6 1 (0.65%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.65%) Liferay
6 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (8.50%) Doxygen
2 12 (7.84%) MS Excel
3 8 (5.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.27%) MS Office
5 1 (0.65%) MS Project
5 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.27%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.96%) Sentinel
3 2 (1.31%) LabWindows
3 2 (1.31%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.54%) Office 365
3 5 (3.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.61%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.96%) IBM PureFlex
6 2 (1.31%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.19%) WAN
2 10 (6.54%) SAN
3 7 (4.58%) DNS
4 5 (3.27%) HTTP
4 5 (3.27%) Kerberos
4 5 (3.27%) LDAP
5 4 (2.61%) Internet
5 4 (2.61%) SNMP
6 3 (1.96%) Intranet
7 2 (1.31%) Firewall
7 2 (1.31%) LAN
7 2 (1.31%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.65%) BGP
8 1 (0.65%) DHCP
8 1 (0.65%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.65%) FTP
8 1 (0.65%) MPLS
8 1 (0.65%) SSL
8 1 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.50%) Relational Database
3 9 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (5.23%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (4.58%) MySQL
5 7 (4.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (4.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.27%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.61%) Big Data
8 3 (1.96%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (1.31%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.31%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.31%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.31%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.31%) QlikView
9 2 (1.31%) Redis
9 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 13 (8.50%) Eclipse
2 12 (7.84%) JIRA
3 7 (4.58%) LoadRunner
4 5 (3.27%) JMeter
4 5 (3.27%) NeoLoad
4 5 (3.27%) WebLOAD
5 3 (1.96%) Babel
5 3 (1.96%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.96%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.96%) JUnit
5 3 (1.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.96%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.96%) webpack
6 2 (1.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.31%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.31%) Subversion
6 2 (1.31%) TestRail
7 1 (0.65%) Hudson
7 1 (0.65%) Mockito
General
1 20 (13.07%) Banking
1 20 (13.07%) Finance
2 14 (9.15%) Retail
3 13 (8.50%) Marketing
4 9 (5.88%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.92%) Games
6 4 (2.61%) Front Office
7 3 (1.96%) Back Office
7 3 (1.96%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.31%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.65%) Advertising
9 1 (0.65%) French Language
9 1 (0.65%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 27 (17.65%) Analyst
2 25 (16.34%) Developer
3 17 (11.11%) Author
3 17 (11.11%) Technical Author
4 14 (9.15%) Business Analyst
5 12 (7.84%) Administrator
5 12 (7.84%) Architect
6 9 (5.88%) Technical Architect
7 6 (3.92%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (3.92%) Compliance Analyst
7 6 (3.92%) Java Developer
7 6 (3.92%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (3.92%) Tester
8 5 (3.27%) DBA
8 5 (3.27%) Fraud Analyst
8 5 (3.27%) Fraud Business Analyst
8 5 (3.27%) Performance Analyst
8 5 (3.27%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (3.27%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (3.27%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (15.69%) HTML
2 23 (15.03%) XML
3 20 (13.07%) Web Services
4 13 (8.50%) XSLT
5 9 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
6 8 (5.23%) AngularJS
7 7 (4.58%) ActiveMQ
7 7 (4.58%) React
7 7 (4.58%) React Native
8 6 (3.92%) Apache Cordova
8 6 (3.92%) Ember.js
8 6 (3.92%) JSON
8 6 (3.92%) REST
8 6 (3.92%) SOAP
8 6 (3.92%) Spring
9 5 (3.27%) HTML5
9 5 (3.27%) jBPM
9 5 (3.27%) RESTful
9 5 (3.27%) Spring Security
9 5 (3.27%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.34%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.54%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.92%) Public Cloud
4 6 (3.92%) Social Media
5 4 (2.61%) 3D Graphics
6 3 (1.96%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.96%) Equities
6 3 (1.96%) FMCG
6 3 (1.96%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.96%) NHS
6 3 (1.96%) Replication
6 3 (1.96%) Semantic Web
6 3 (1.96%) User Experience
6 3 (1.96%) W3C
7 2 (1.31%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.31%) Derivative
7 2 (1.31%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.31%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (1.31%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 30 (19.61%) Linux
2 19 (12.42%) Unix
3 15 (9.80%) Windows
4 8 (5.23%) Android
4 8 (5.23%) Windows Server
5 6 (3.92%) Solaris
6 5 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.61%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.61%) HPUX
8 3 (1.96%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.31%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.65%) AIX
10 1 (0.65%) Debian
10 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (13.73%) Analytics
3 18 (11.76%) Scrum
4 17 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 15 (9.80%) Project Management
5 15 (9.80%) TDD
6 11 (7.19%) Capacity Planning
6 11 (7.19%) Configuration Management
6 11 (7.19%) Statistics
7 10 (6.54%) Coaching
8 9 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (5.88%) Migration
8 9 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (5.88%) Waterfall
9 8 (5.23%) BDD
9 8 (5.23%) ITIL
9 8 (5.23%) Performance Monitoring
9 8 (5.23%) SOA
9 8 (5.23%) Software Engineering
10 7 (4.58%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 28 (18.30%) Python
2 26 (16.99%) C
3 24 (15.69%) C++
4 23 (15.03%) Java
5 22 (14.38%) SQL
6 12 (7.84%) JavaScript
7 11 (7.19%) Shell Script
8 8 (5.23%) Perl
8 8 (5.23%) PowerShell
9 6 (3.92%) ES6
9 6 (3.92%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.27%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.27%) Korn
10 5 (3.27%) R
11 4 (2.61%) C#
12 3 (1.96%) ECMAScript
12 3 (1.96%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.96%) SPARQL
13 2 (1.31%) VB
13 2 (1.31%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (9.15%) Degree
1 14 (9.15%) Security Cleared
2 13 (8.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.96%) ISEB
3 3 (1.96%) RHCE
4 2 (1.31%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.65%) APMP
5 1 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.65%) MBA
5 1 (0.65%) MCSE
5 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.65%) PhD
5 1 (0.65%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.88%) QA
2 6 (3.92%) Data Quality
3 5 (3.27%) SLA
4 2 (1.31%) SDET
5 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.65%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (3.27%) NFS
1 5 (3.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 5 (3.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 5 (3.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.61%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.96%) Shibboleth
4 2 (1.31%) Cronacle
4 2 (1.31%) Docker
5 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.65%) Firmware
5 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (8.50%) Puppet
2 11 (7.19%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (5.88%) Ansible
4 6 (3.92%) Kibana
4 6 (3.92%) logstash
5 3 (1.96%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (1.31%) Grafana
6 2 (1.31%) Nagios
6 2 (1.31%) StatsD
7 1 (0.65%) Control-M
7 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.65%) Icinga
7 1 (0.65%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.65%) PowerCLI
7 1 (0.65%) vRealize
Vendors
1 28 (18.30%) Microsoft
2 18 (11.76%) Oracle
3 16 (10.46%) Splunk
4 11 (7.19%) Red Hat
4 11 (7.19%) VMware
5 9 (5.88%) HP
5 9 (5.88%) IBM
6 8 (5.23%) EMC
7 6 (3.92%) Cisco
7 6 (3.92%) Google
7 6 (3.92%) Tableau
8 5 (3.27%) CyberArk
8 5 (3.27%) Sun
8 5 (3.27%) Veritas
9 4 (2.61%) NetApp
10 3 (1.96%) Brocade
10 3 (1.96%) Citrix
10 3 (1.96%) DoubleClick
10 3 (1.96%) New Relic
10 3 (1.96%) SAP
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