Period
to 22 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Performance Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 January 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 > London
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 576 538 535
Rank change year-on-year -38 -3 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Analyst 48 51 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.10% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 27 39
London median daily rate £375 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -25.00% +10.34%
10th Percentile £263 £193 £235
90th Percentile £650 £510 £500
England median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +10.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
London median hourly rate - £21.69 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.96% +9.71%
England median hourly rate - £21.69 £19.03
% change year-on-year - +13.96% -0.78%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 43,757 39,131 41,997
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.74% 94.99% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 31,845 27,883 29,639
London median daily rate £500 £468 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.95% +3.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £275
90th Percentile £670 £645 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 573 554 653
London median hourly rate £19.64 £20.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.20% +7.89% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.80 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £51.25 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.25 £18.39 £18.50
% change year-on-year -0.75% -0.61% +12.12%

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 22 January 2018.

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 22 January 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
Central London -21 13 £600 - 1
South London -33 4 £460 +20.26%
West London - 3 £283 - 1
Performance Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 18 (37.50%) Analytics
2 11 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (20.83%) Performance Management
3 10 (20.83%) Asset Management
4 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (18.75%) SQL
4 9 (18.75%) QA
5 8 (16.67%) Google Analytics
5 8 (16.67%) Google
5 8 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 8 (16.67%) NHS
6 7 (14.58%) Performance Attribution
6 7 (14.58%) Management Information System
6 7 (14.58%) Finance
6 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Excel
7 6 (12.50%) Investment Management
7 6 (12.50%) Statistics
7 6 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (12.50%) Banking
7 6 (12.50%) JMeter
7 6 (12.50%) Digital Analytics
7 6 (12.50%) User Experience
8 5 (10.42%) FactSet
8 5 (10.42%) MS Access
8 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
8 5 (10.42%) Stress Testing
8 5 (10.42%) Test Scripting
8 5 (10.42%) Business Analysis
8 5 (10.42%) Test Automation
8 5 (10.42%) Visualisation

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 4 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) MS Access
2 3 (6.25%) Power BI
3 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) JMeter
2 4 (8.33%) LoadRunner
3 3 (6.25%) JIRA
4 2 (4.17%) JUnit
4 2 (4.17%) LoadUI
4 2 (4.17%) Selenium
4 2 (4.17%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.08%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.08%) Rational Performance Tester
5 1 (2.08%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.08%) WebLOAD
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Banking
3 4 (8.33%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Front Office
5 1 (2.08%) Advertising
5 1 (2.08%) Electronics
5 1 (2.08%) Law
5 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.08%) Marketing
5 1 (2.08%) Retail
5 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) HTML
1 2 (4.17%) HTML5
1 2 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (2.08%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) FIXML
2 1 (2.08%) FpML
2 1 (2.08%) WebSockets
2 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (16.67%) NHS
3 7 (14.58%) Management Information System
4 6 (12.50%) User Experience
5 3 (6.25%) Fixed Income
6 1 (2.08%) Equities
6 1 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Analytics
2 10 (20.83%) Asset Management
2 10 (20.83%) Performance Management
3 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 7 (14.58%) Performance Attribution
6 6 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (12.50%) Digital Analytics
6 6 (12.50%) Investment Management
6 6 (12.50%) Statistics
7 5 (10.42%) Business Analysis
7 5 (10.42%) Stress Testing
7 5 (10.42%) Test Automation
7 5 (10.42%) Test Scripting
7 5 (10.42%) Visualisation
8 4 (8.33%) Content Management
8 4 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (8.33%) Performance Testing
8 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 4 (8.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) SQL
2 3 (6.25%) Python
3 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.17%) VBA
4 1 (2.08%) C#
4 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Degree
1 4 (8.33%) ISEB
1 4 (8.33%) ISTQB
1 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (4.17%) DV Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.75%) QA
2 2 (4.17%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.08%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (2.08%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Google
2 5 (10.42%) FactSet
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.33%) HP
3 4 (8.33%) Tableau
4 2 (4.17%) Atlassian
4 2 (4.17%) IBM
4 2 (4.17%) SAP
5 1 (2.08%) IBM Sterling
5 1 (2.08%) Murex
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle