Period
to 24 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Performance Analyst was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 24 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 > South East
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 334 375 374
Rank change year-on-year +41 -1 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Analyst 26 16 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.16% 0.086% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.090% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 16
South East median daily rate £325 £363 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.34% +13.28% -18.73%
10th Percentile £290 £230 £213
90th Percentile £425 £452 £475
England median daily rate £400 £350 £364
% change year-on-year +14.29% -3.78% +11.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
South East median hourly rate - £19.10 -
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 the South East. 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
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 15169 17705 18730
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.45% 95.02% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 8751 10711 10558
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £243 £231 £226
90th Percentile £550 £545 £525
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 724 759 901
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.32% +2.91%
10th Percentile £10.58 £10.48 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £43.75
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 the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Analyst in the South East

Performance Analyst
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 Analyst in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Analyst in the South East

Performance Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Analyst in the South East over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Analyst in the South East

Performance Analyst
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 Analyst in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Analyst in the South East

Performance Analyst
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 Analyst within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 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
Thames Valley +8 11 £363 +31.82% 1
Berkshire +36 10 £363 +16.94% 1
Hampshire +35 10 £325 -1.89%
Surrey - 5 £400 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Performance Analyst
England

Performance Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region featuring Performance Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 11 (42.31%) Analytics
3 9 (34.62%) Actionable Insight
3 9 (34.62%) LTE
3 9 (34.62%) HP
4 8 (30.77%) 4G
5 7 (26.92%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (26.92%) Service Management
5 7 (26.92%) Wireless
5 7 (26.92%) Test Automation
5 7 (26.92%) Test Management
6 6 (23.08%) ISTQB
6 6 (23.08%) Regression Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Oracle
7 5 (19.23%) ITIL
7 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
7 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
7 5 (19.23%) Degree
7 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
7 5 (19.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (19.23%) ITIL V3
8 4 (15.38%) Process Improvement
8 4 (15.38%) Test Planning
8 4 (15.38%) User Experience
8 4 (15.38%) Digital Analytics
8 4 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (15.38%) Statistical Analysis
8 4 (15.38%) Marketing
8 4 (15.38%) Crystal Reports

Performance Analyst Skill Set
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:

Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) WebTrends
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) LTE
2 8 (30.77%) 4G
3 7 (26.92%) Wireless
4 2 (7.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (11.54%) Data Mining
3 2 (7.69%) Big Data
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) LoadRunner
2 2 (7.69%) NeoLoad
3 1 (3.85%) JMeter
3 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (15.38%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
3 4 (15.38%) User Experience
4 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Analytics
2 9 (34.62%) Actionable Insight
3 7 (26.92%) Service Management
3 7 (26.92%) Test Automation
3 7 (26.92%) Test Management
4 6 (23.08%) Regression Testing
5 5 (19.23%) ITIL
5 5 (19.23%) ITIL V3
5 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
6 4 (15.38%) Digital Analytics
6 4 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (15.38%) Process Improvement
6 4 (15.38%) Statistical Analysis
6 4 (15.38%) Test Planning
7 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (11.54%) Customer Segmentation
7 3 (11.54%) Market Research
7 3 (11.54%) Performance Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Validation
8 2 (7.69%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) Java
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) C
2 1 (3.85%) C#
2 1 (3.85%) Groovy
2 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) ISTQB
2 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 5 (19.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.85%) ISEB
4 1 (3.85%) Master's Degree
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) HP
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) Maxymiser
3 3 (11.54%) Motorola
3 3 (11.54%) Optimizely
4 1 (3.85%) Adobe
4 1 (3.85%) Facebook
4 1 (3.85%) Google
4 1 (3.85%) Hitwise
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.85%) VMware