Period
to 24 April 2018

The median contractor rate for a Performance Analyst was £380 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 April 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
UK > England
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 755 712 738
Rank change year-on-year -43 +26 -58
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Analyst 91 88 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.098% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 43 69
England median daily rate £380 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -3.45% +7.41%
10th Percentile £280 £209 £211
90th Percentile £631 £545 £475
UK median daily rate £375 £383 £360
% change year-on-year -1.96% +6.32% +10.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
England median hourly rate - £18.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +15.63% -8.31%
UK median hourly rate - £18.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +15.63% -8.31%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 87,876 80,119 92,835
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.88% 94.87% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,223 52,384 60,735
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £255
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,719 2,705 3,046
England median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.58% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.65 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.83 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -2.63% -2.56% +14.71%

Performance Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Analyst in England

Performance Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Analyst in England

Performance Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Analyst in England over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Analyst in England

Performance Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Analyst in England

Performance Analyst
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 Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 24 April 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
London -33 54 £413 -1.49% 1
Midlands -24 12 £350 -17.65% 1
South East -30 9 £450 +44.00% 1
North of England -3 7 £299 -4.32% 2
West Midlands -5 7 £350 +40.00%
East of England 0 6 - - 1
East Midlands -8 5 £363 -14.71% 1
South West +6 3 £380 +16.92%
Yorkshire - 3 £225 - 1
North East +22 2 £400 -
North West -16 2 £299 -4.32% 1
Performance Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 England region featuring Performance Analyst in the job title.

1 34 (37.36%) Analytics
2 31 (34.07%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (34.07%) SQL
3 29 (31.87%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (20.88%) Google
4 19 (20.88%) Google Analytics
5 16 (17.58%) Microsoft Excel
6 15 (16.48%) Performance Management
7 14 (15.38%) Asset Management
7 14 (15.38%) Performance Attribution
8 13 (14.29%) Finance
9 12 (13.19%) Statistics
10 11 (12.09%) Performance Testing
10 11 (12.09%) Investment Management
10 11 (12.09%) JMeter
10 11 (12.09%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (10.99%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (10.99%) Visualisation
12 9 (9.89%) Security Cleared
12 9 (9.89%) Tableau
12 9 (9.89%) Microsoft
12 9 (9.89%) Scrum
12 9 (9.89%) Management Information System
13 8 (8.79%) E-Commerce
13 8 (8.79%) LoadRunner
13 8 (8.79%) NHS
13 8 (8.79%) Oracle
13 8 (8.79%) FactSet
13 8 (8.79%) Decision-Making
14 7 (7.69%) Collaborative Working

Performance Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 5 (5.49%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.40%) Apache Solr
2 4 (4.40%) JBoss
2 4 (4.40%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.40%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (3.30%) CMS
4 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (17.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (2.20%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Magento
2 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.10%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 19 (20.88%) Google Analytics
2 6 (6.59%) Adobe Analytics
3 5 (5.49%) Google Tag Manager
4 4 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.20%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.20%) SaaS
6 1 (1.10%) BlazeMeter
6 1 (1.10%) IaaS
6 1 (1.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) HTTP
2 1 (1.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.59%) Power BI
2 5 (5.49%) MS Access
3 4 (4.40%) DB2
3 4 (4.40%) DbVisualizer
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.20%) BigQuery
5 2 (2.20%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.20%) QlikView
6 1 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (12.09%) JMeter
2 8 (8.79%) LoadRunner
3 4 (4.40%) Firebug
3 4 (4.40%) The Grinder
4 3 (3.30%) JIRA
4 3 (3.30%) Selenium
5 2 (2.20%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.20%) NeoLoad
5 2 (2.20%) Rational Performance Tester
6 1 (1.10%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.10%) Gatling
6 1 (1.10%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.10%) RStudio
6 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.10%) Zephyr
General
1 13 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (5.49%) Banking
3 3 (3.30%) Front Office
3 3 (3.30%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.20%) Marketing
5 1 (1.10%) Advertising
5 1 (1.10%) Electronics
5 1 (1.10%) Legal
5 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.10%) Publishing
5 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.30%) .NET
1 3 (3.30%) XML
2 2 (2.20%) HTML
2 2 (2.20%) Web Services
3 1 (1.10%) FIXML
3 1 (1.10%) FpML
3 1 (1.10%) HTML5
3 1 (1.10%) ISPF
3 1 (1.10%) Middleware
3 1 (1.10%) Node.js
3 1 (1.10%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 31 (34.07%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.89%) Management Information System
3 8 (8.79%) NHS
4 6 (6.59%) User Experience
5 3 (3.30%) Derivative
5 3 (3.30%) Fixed Income
5 3 (3.30%) OTC Derivatives
6 2 (2.20%) Social Media
7 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.10%) Equities
7 1 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.10%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.10%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.59%) AIX
1 6 (6.59%) Linux
2 3 (3.30%) Windows
3 2 (2.20%) Unix
4 1 (1.10%) HPUX
4 1 (1.10%) MVS
4 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.10%) Solaris
4 1 (1.10%) VME
4 1 (1.10%) VMS
4 1 (1.10%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (1.10%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (37.36%) Analytics
2 29 (31.87%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (16.48%) Performance Management
4 14 (15.38%) Asset Management
4 14 (15.38%) Performance Attribution
5 12 (13.19%) Statistics
6 11 (12.09%) Investment Management
6 11 (12.09%) Performance Testing
6 11 (12.09%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (10.99%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (10.99%) Visualisation
8 9 (9.89%) Scrum
9 8 (8.79%) Decision-Making
9 8 (8.79%) E-Commerce
10 7 (7.69%) Business Analysis
10 7 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
10 7 (7.69%) Data Analysis
10 7 (7.69%) Data Munging
10 7 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
10 7 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (34.07%) SQL
2 6 (6.59%) Java
3 5 (5.49%) PHP
3 5 (5.49%) VBA
4 4 (4.40%) AWK
4 4 (4.40%) Perl
5 3 (3.30%) C#
6 2 (2.20%) C
6 2 (2.20%) Python
7 1 (1.10%) C++
7 1 (1.10%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.10%) JCL
7 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (9.89%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.59%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (3.30%) Degree
5 2 (2.20%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.20%) ISEB
5 2 (2.20%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.10%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) QA
2 2 (2.20%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.10%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.10%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.10%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.10%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 1 (1.10%) RACF
1 1 (1.10%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (6.59%) Grafana
2 3 (3.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.10%) CA Service Virtualization
3 1 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.10%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.10%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 19 (20.88%) Google
2 9 (9.89%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.89%) Tableau
3 8 (8.79%) FactSet
3 8 (8.79%) Oracle
4 6 (6.59%) Adobe
4 6 (6.59%) hybris
4 6 (6.59%) New Relic
5 5 (5.49%) Dynatrace
5 5 (5.49%) IBM
6 4 (4.40%) AppDynamics
6 4 (4.40%) Intershop
7 3 (3.30%) Omniture
8 2 (2.20%) Capita
8 2 (2.20%) HP
8 2 (2.20%) Informatica
8 2 (2.20%) SAP
8 2 (2.20%) Splunk
9 1 (1.10%) BISAM
9 1 (1.10%) ServiceNow