Period
to 22 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a Performance Analyst was £380 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 769 708 774
Rank change year-on-year -61 +66 -49
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Analyst 102 121 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 70 60
England median daily rate £380 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +14.29% -3.45%
10th Percentile £303 £307 £179
90th Percentile £620 £475 £476
UK median daily rate £380 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -5.00% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 9
England median hourly rate £22.00 £20.75 £21.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.02% -2.83% +15.43%
10th Percentile £20.54 £18.23 £12.52
90th Percentile £32.40 £23.08 £27.00
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £20.75 £21.36
% change year-on-year +6.02% -2.83% +15.43%

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 89,360 83,878 96,708
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 94.94% 95.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 59,161 54,726 63,738
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £259
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £428 £425
% change year-on-year +5.14% +0.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,881 2,688 2,831
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.14 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.09% -4.53% +8.57%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £10.41
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -2.63% +8.57%

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 22 July 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Analyst in England over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 22 July 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 -42 53 £400 -5.88% 5
Midlands -16 14 £338 -13.46%
South East -32 14 £400 +23.08% 1
West Midlands -30 9 £338 -11.18%
East of England +12 8 £350 +100.00% 1
South West +9 8 £380 +18.75% 1
North of England -26 7 £325 -16.67% 3
East Midlands +2 5 £200 -52.94%
Yorkshire -18 4 £325 -17.72%
North West -17 3 - - 2
Performance Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 34 (33.33%) SQL
2 31 (30.39%) Analytics
3 28 (27.45%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (22.55%) JMeter
5 21 (20.59%) Finance
5 21 (20.59%) Microsoft Excel
6 19 (18.63%) Google Analytics
6 19 (18.63%) Google
7 17 (16.67%) Performance Testing
7 17 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 15 (14.71%) Scrum
9 14 (13.73%) SC Cleared
10 13 (12.75%) Performance Attribution
10 13 (12.75%) Problem-Solving
11 12 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (10.78%) Performance Management
12 11 (10.78%) Visualisation
13 10 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
13 10 (9.80%) Data Visualisation
13 10 (9.80%) Adobe Analytics
13 10 (9.80%) Investment Management
13 10 (9.80%) Performance Analysis
13 10 (9.80%) Adobe
13 10 (9.80%) Asset Management
13 10 (9.80%) Collaborative Working
14 9 (8.82%) Coaching
14 9 (8.82%) Test Automation
15 8 (7.84%) Tableau
15 8 (7.84%) User Acceptance Testing

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 1 (0.98%) Apache Solr
1 1 (0.98%) JBoss
1 1 (0.98%) Tomcat
1 1 (0.98%) WebLogic
1 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
1 1 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 21 (20.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (7.84%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Eikon
1 2 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.96%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.98%) Magento
2 1 (0.98%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.98%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 19 (18.63%) Google Analytics
2 10 (9.80%) Adobe Analytics
2 10 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (6.86%) Google Tag Manager
4 3 (2.94%) SaaS
5 2 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.98%) BlazeMeter
6 1 (0.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.92%) HTTP
2 1 (0.98%) SAN
2 1 (0.98%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.86%) Power BI
2 6 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.96%) BigQuery
4 2 (1.96%) QlikView
4 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.98%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.98%) DB2
5 1 (0.98%) DbVisualizer
5 1 (0.98%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 23 (22.55%) JMeter
2 8 (7.84%) LoadRunner
3 6 (5.88%) Selenium
4 4 (3.92%) FitNesse
5 3 (2.94%) JIRA
6 2 (1.96%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.96%) NeoLoad
6 2 (1.96%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.98%) eggPlant
7 1 (0.98%) Firebug
7 1 (0.98%) Gatling
7 1 (0.98%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.98%) Rational Performance Tester
7 1 (0.98%) RStudio
7 1 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.98%) The Grinder
7 1 (0.98%) Toad
7 1 (0.98%) Zephyr
General
1 21 (20.59%) Finance
2 5 (4.90%) Front Office
3 4 (3.92%) Legal
4 3 (2.94%) Games
5 2 (1.96%) Marketing
5 2 (1.96%) Retail
6 1 (0.98%) Advertising
6 1 (0.98%) Automotive
6 1 (0.98%) Back Office
6 1 (0.98%) Local Government
6 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.92%) .NET
1 4 (3.92%) Web Services
2 3 (2.94%) XML
3 2 (1.96%) Ajax
3 2 (1.96%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.96%) HTML
4 1 (0.98%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 28 (27.45%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.90%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.90%) User Experience
3 3 (2.94%) Derivative
3 3 (2.94%) OTC Derivatives
3 3 (2.94%) Video\Live Streaming
4 2 (1.96%) Equities
4 2 (1.96%) NHS
4 2 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.96%) Social Media
5 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.98%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.98%) Life Science
5 1 (0.98%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.98%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.88%) Windows
2 5 (4.90%) Unix
3 3 (2.94%) Mac OS
4 2 (1.96%) AIX
4 2 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (30.39%) Analytics
3 17 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 15 (14.71%) Scrum
5 13 (12.75%) Performance Attribution
5 13 (12.75%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (10.78%) Performance Management
7 11 (10.78%) Visualisation
8 10 (9.80%) Asset Management
8 10 (9.80%) Collaborative Working
8 10 (9.80%) Data Visualisation
8 10 (9.80%) Investment Management
8 10 (9.80%) Performance Analysis
9 9 (8.82%) Coaching
9 9 (8.82%) Test Automation
10 8 (7.84%) Data Analysis
10 8 (7.84%) Decision-Making
10 8 (7.84%) Test Scripting
10 8 (7.84%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (5.88%) VBA
3 5 (4.90%) C#
4 4 (3.92%) Java
5 1 (0.98%) AWK
5 1 (0.98%) Perl
5 1 (0.98%) PHP
5 1 (0.98%) Python
5 1 (0.98%) R
5 1 (0.98%) VB
5 1 (0.98%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 14 (13.73%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.86%) ISEB
4 6 (5.88%) ISTQB
5 4 (3.92%) DBS Check
5 4 (3.92%) Degree
6 2 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.98%) HND
7 1 (0.98%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.98%) NVQ Level 3
7 1 (0.98%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.98%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.88%) Data Quality
1 6 (5.88%) PMO
2 2 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.94%) Grafana
2 2 (1.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.98%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 19 (18.63%) Google
2 10 (9.80%) Adobe
3 8 (7.84%) FactSet
3 8 (7.84%) Tableau
4 7 (6.86%) Microsoft
5 6 (5.88%) Oracle
6 4 (3.92%) BISAM
6 4 (3.92%) HP
7 3 (2.94%) AppDynamics
7 3 (2.94%) Apple
7 3 (2.94%) Dynatrace
7 3 (2.94%) hybris
7 3 (2.94%) New Relic
7 3 (2.94%) Omniture
8 2 (1.96%) Charles River
8 2 (1.96%) Informatica
8 2 (1.96%) Reuters
8 2 (1.96%) SAP
8 2 (1.96%) SOASTA, Inc
8 2 (1.96%) Splunk