Period
to 25 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Performance Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

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 > London
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 528 549 544
Rank change year-on-year +21 -5 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Analyst 56 58 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 31 35
London median daily rate £425 £273 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +55.96% -25.34% +8.15%
10th Percentile £309 £157 £216
90th Percentile £555 £500 £610
England median daily rate £400 £350 £364
% change year-on-year +14.29% -3.78% +11.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 7
London median hourly rate £23.00 £24.25 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.15% +18.29% +24.24%
10th Percentile £22.50 £20.75 £17.27
90th Percentile £23.50 £27.00 £23.00
England median hourly rate £23.00 £21.36 £18.50
% change year-on-year +7.70% +15.43% +12.12%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 39807 43218 44188
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.96% 95.11% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 28316 31092 30671
London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £305 £286 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £638
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 512 491 769
London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £19.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -2.64% +11.51%
10th Percentile £12.37 £10.75 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.25 £53.05
England median hourly rate £18.10 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -4.74% +8.57% +2.94%

Performance Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Analyst in London

Performance Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Analyst in London

Performance Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Analyst in London over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Analyst in London

Performance Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Analyst in London

Performance Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. 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
Central London +18 12 £600 +144.90%
South London +10 10 £460 -
West London +22 1 £350 +27.85% 1
Performance Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, Performance Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Performance Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (30.36%) JMeter
2 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.57%) SoapUI
3 15 (26.79%) LoadUI
3 15 (26.79%) SQL
4 14 (25.00%) Web Services
5 13 (23.21%) Stress Testing
6 12 (21.43%) Data Analysis
6 12 (21.43%) ISTQB
6 12 (21.43%) ISEB
6 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
7 11 (19.64%) HP
7 11 (19.64%) Software Testing
8 10 (17.86%) Performance Testing
8 10 (17.86%) Visualisation
8 10 (17.86%) Analytics
9 8 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
9 8 (14.29%) Publishing
10 7 (12.50%) Google
10 7 (12.50%) Google Analytics
10 7 (12.50%) Digital Analytics
10 7 (12.50%) Tableau
10 7 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
10 7 (12.50%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
11 6 (10.71%) A/B Testing
11 6 (10.71%) Open Source
11 6 (10.71%) Performance Management
11 6 (10.71%) Multivariate Testing
11 6 (10.71%) SEO

Performance Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 6 (10.71%) SAS
2 1 (1.79%) CMS
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (5.36%) SPSS
3 3 (5.36%) Stata
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.36%) MRTG
2 3 (5.36%) SNMP
2 3 (5.36%) Wireshark
3 2 (3.57%) LAN
3 2 (3.57%) SAN
4 1 (1.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.57%) PowerCenter
2 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.79%) Mixpanel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Access
2 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (30.36%) JMeter
2 16 (28.57%) SoapUI
3 15 (26.79%) LoadUI
4 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.57%) Gatling
4 2 (3.57%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.79%) Fiddler
5 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.79%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.79%) JIRA
5 1 (1.79%) Maven
5 1 (1.79%) NeoLoad
5 1 (1.79%) Selenium
5 1 (1.79%) SilkPerformer
5 1 (1.79%) WebLOAD
General
1 8 (14.29%) Publishing
2 4 (7.14%) Finance
3 3 (5.36%) Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Back Office
4 2 (3.57%) Front Office
4 2 (3.57%) Marketing
4 2 (3.57%) Retail
5 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Law
5 1 (1.79%) Legal
5 1 (1.79%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (3.57%) Gherkin
2 2 (3.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.93%) Blog
4 3 (5.36%) Fixed Income
5 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.79%) Derivative
6 1 (1.79%) Equities
6 1 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.79%) PMI
6 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Unix
2 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (23.21%) Stress Testing
3 12 (21.43%) Data Analysis
4 11 (19.64%) Software Testing
5 10 (17.86%) Analytics
5 10 (17.86%) Performance Testing
5 10 (17.86%) Visualisation
6 8 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (12.50%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
7 7 (12.50%) Digital Analytics
8 6 (10.71%) A/B Testing
8 6 (10.71%) Multivariate Testing
8 6 (10.71%) Open Source
8 6 (10.71%) Performance Management
8 6 (10.71%) SEO
8 6 (10.71%) Workflow
9 4 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (7.14%) Defect Management
10 3 (5.36%) Capacity Management
10 3 (5.36%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.79%) SQL
2 3 (5.36%) Python
2 3 (5.36%) R
2 3 (5.36%) Ruby
3 2 (3.57%) Java
3 2 (3.57%) Scala
4 1 (1.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (21.43%) ISEB
1 12 (21.43%) ISTQB
2 4 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.79%) CFA
3 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.79%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.79%) PMP
3 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.79%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (1.79%) MiFID
2 1 (1.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (5.36%) Cacti
2 3 (5.36%) Nagios
3 2 (3.57%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.57%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (1.79%) Graphite
4 1 (1.79%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 11 (19.64%) HP
2 7 (12.50%) Google
2 7 (12.50%) Tableau
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle
4 2 (3.57%) Cisco
4 2 (3.57%) IBM
4 2 (3.57%) Informatica
4 2 (3.57%) NetScout
4 2 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.57%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.79%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.79%) BISAM
5 1 (1.79%) Cadence
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.79%) Planview
5 1 (1.79%) SAP
5 1 (1.79%) StatPro