The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 27 June 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.

Performance Analysis
England / South East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 242 252 239
Rank change year-on-year +10 -13  
Contract jobs citing Performance Analysis 13 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.20% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.24% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 10
Median daily rate £413 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £374 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £385 £388
% change year-on-year +1.94% -0.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £35.73
% change year-on-year +28.57% -2.02%  

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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6434 7379 7520
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 82.97% 82.05% 80.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3763 4510 4350
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 273 254
Median hourly rate £29.92 £32.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +28.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £47.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Performance Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Performance Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Analysis in the South East

Performance Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Analysis in the South East over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Analysis in the South East

Performance Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Analysis in the South East

Performance Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Hampshire +9 5 £238 -44.11%
Surrey +9 3 £400 -9.60%
Berkshire +20 2 - -
East Sussex +3 1 - -
Buckinghamshire -17 1 £338 -
Kent - 1 £450 -
Sussex - 1 £450 -
West Sussex - 1 £413 -
Performance Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Performance Analysis.

1 13 (52.00%) SC Cleared
1 13 (52.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) WAN
2 8 (32.00%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (28.00%) Office 365
4 6 (24.00%) Aerospace
4 6 (24.00%) C
4 6 (24.00%) C++
4 6 (24.00%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (24.00%) LabWindows
5 4 (16.00%) Degree
6 3 (12.00%) Banking
6 3 (12.00%) Analytics
6 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (12.00%) Finance
6 3 (12.00%) Change Management
6 3 (12.00%) ITIL
7 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
7 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
7 2 (8.00%) Presales
7 2 (8.00%) LAN
7 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
7 2 (8.00%) Firewall
7 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (8.00%) Migration
7 2 (8.00%) Replication
7 2 (8.00%) VMware
7 2 (8.00%) Unix

Performance Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (4.00%) Apache
1 1 (4.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (4.00%) Liferay
1 1 (4.00%) NetWeaver
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (24.00%) LabWindows
2 1 (4.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) WAN
2 2 (8.00%) Firewall
2 2 (8.00%) Internet
2 2 (8.00%) Intranet
2 2 (8.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) 802.11
3 1 (4.00%) BGP
3 1 (4.00%) HSRP
3 1 (4.00%) HTTP
3 1 (4.00%) IPsec
3 1 (4.00%) OSPF
3 1 (4.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) Skype
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Big Data
2 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.00%) OLAP
2 1 (4.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (4.00%) JUnit
1 1 (4.00%) Mockito
General
1 6 (24.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Technical Architect
3 6 (24.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Office 365 Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Active Directory Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Data Scientist
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Insight Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Lead Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) SAP Architect
6 1 (4.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Test Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (4.00%) CSS
1 1 (4.00%) HTML
1 1 (4.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (8.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) Life Science
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Unix
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
1 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (24.00%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (12.00%) Analytics
3 3 (12.00%) Change Management
3 3 (12.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.00%) Migration
4 2 (8.00%) Presales
4 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.00%) Time Management
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Business Transformation
5 1 (4.00%) Data Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
5 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.00%) Earned Value Management
5 1 (4.00%) High Availability
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) C
1 6 (24.00%) C++
2 1 (4.00%) ABAP
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) SC Cleared
1 13 (52.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) CCNA
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) CISSP
3 1 (4.00%) MBA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Riverbed
2 2 (8.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco
3 1 (4.00%) Citrix
3 1 (4.00%) Computacenter
3 1 (4.00%) Facebook
3 1 (4.00%) FatWire
3 1 (4.00%) Google
3 1 (4.00%) HP
3 1 (4.00%) IBM
3 1 (4.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) Teradata