The median contractor rate for a Performance Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 June 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
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 532 600 587
Rank change year-on-year +68 -13  
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Analyst 70 43 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.080% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.084% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 28 30
Median daily rate £400 £332 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.39% +3.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £212 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £300
% change year-on-year +7.14% +16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
Median hourly rate £23.00 £19.10 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.43% -13.19%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.10 £13.88
% change year-on-year - +37.63%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44357 51050 53273
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.75% 94.87% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28704 33277 33414
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1368 1510 2064
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Performance Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Performance Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Analyst in the UK

Performance Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Analyst in the UK

Performance Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Analyst over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Analyst in the UK

Performance Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Analyst in the UK

Performance Analyst
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 23 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
England +60 64 £400 +25.49% 10
London +14 26 £425 +66.66% 6
South East +18 19 £400 +10.34% 2
Berkshire +26 9 £413 +33.06% 1
West Midlands +20 6 £400 +77.77%
Hampshire +15 6 £325 -10.34% 1
Scotland +39 5 £360 +2.85%
Edinburgh +17 5 £360 -4.00%
City of London +1 4 £663 +170.40% 1
Surrey - 4 £400 -
Yorkshire +26 3 £395 +20.15% 2
West Yorkshire +23 3 £395 +53.39% 2
Warwickshire +11 3 £400 +77.77%
Wiltshire +7 3 £320 +2.40%
South West +7 3 £320 +2.40%
Swindon +5 3 £320 +2.40%
Basingstoke - 3 £325 - 1
North East +69 2 £363 +11.53%
North West +21 2 - -
Reading +15 2 - - 1
Maidenhead - 2 £413 -
Wimbledon - 2 £450 -
Staines - 2 - -
Bedworth - 2 £400 -
Durham - 2 £363 -
East Midlands - 2 - -
Warwick +6 1 - -
Merseyside -1 1 - -
Liverpool -1 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £358 -

Performance Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 featuring Performance Analyst in the job title.

1 30 (27.27%) Performance Testing
2 20 (18.18%) LoadRunner
2 20 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (17.27%) Analytics
3 19 (17.27%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (16.36%) Finance
5 17 (15.45%) JMeter
6 16 (14.55%) SQL
6 16 (14.55%) Oracle
6 16 (14.55%) Test Scripting
7 15 (13.64%) HP
7 15 (13.64%) Data Analysis
8 14 (12.73%) Unix
8 14 (12.73%) Test Automation
8 14 (12.73%) ISTQB
8 14 (12.73%) SoapUI
9 13 (11.82%) Java
10 12 (10.91%) Performance Monitoring
10 12 (10.91%) HP Quality Center
10 12 (10.91%) Defect Management
10 12 (10.91%) Scenario Testing
11 11 (10.00%) Web Services
12 10 (9.09%) ISEB
12 10 (9.09%) Telecoms
12 10 (9.09%) Test Planning
12 10 (9.09%) Test Strategy
12 10 (9.09%) Digital Analytics
12 10 (9.09%) Actionable Insight
13 9 (8.18%) LoadUI
14 8 (7.27%) Visualisation

Performance Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (3.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (2.73%) SAS
3 1 (0.91%) Apache
3 1 (0.91%) CMS
3 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (5.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (5.45%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.73%) WebTrends
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.36%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.91%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.27%) HTTP
2 7 (6.36%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.55%) LTE
3 5 (4.55%) Wireshark
4 4 (3.64%) 4G
5 3 (2.73%) Internet
5 3 (2.73%) MRTG
5 3 (2.73%) SNMP
5 3 (2.73%) Wireless
6 2 (1.82%) LAN
6 2 (1.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.64%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (2.73%) Data Mining
2 3 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.82%) Big Data
3 2 (1.82%) PowerCenter
4 1 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.91%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.91%) Mixpanel
4 1 (0.91%) MS Access
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (18.18%) LoadRunner
2 17 (15.45%) JMeter
3 14 (12.73%) SoapUI
4 9 (8.18%) LoadUI
5 7 (6.36%) NeoLoad
6 6 (5.45%) HP UFT
6 6 (5.45%) Selenium
7 4 (3.64%) Fiddler
8 3 (2.73%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.82%) Gatling
9 2 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.82%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.91%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.91%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.91%) JIRA
10 1 (0.91%) Maven
10 1 (0.91%) SilkPerformer
10 1 (0.91%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 18 (16.36%) Finance
2 10 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.36%) Marketing
4 6 (5.45%) Publishing
5 5 (4.55%) Banking
6 3 (2.73%) Back Office
6 3 (2.73%) Legal
6 3 (2.73%) Retail
7 2 (1.82%) Front Office
8 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.91%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.91%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.00%) Web Services
2 3 (2.73%) Gherkin
2 3 (2.73%) SOAP
3 1 (0.91%) Ajax
3 1 (0.91%) CSS
3 1 (0.91%) HTML
3 1 (0.91%) J2EE
3 1 (0.91%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.27%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.27%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.45%) User Experience
4 5 (4.55%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.73%) Blog
6 2 (1.82%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.91%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.91%) Derivative
7 1 (0.91%) EPoS
7 1 (0.91%) Equities
7 1 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.91%) NHS
7 1 (0.91%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.73%) Unix
2 4 (3.64%) Windows
3 1 (0.91%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (27.27%) Performance Testing
2 20 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (17.27%) Analytics
4 16 (14.55%) Test Scripting
5 15 (13.64%) Data Analysis
6 14 (12.73%) Test Automation
7 12 (10.91%) Defect Management
7 12 (10.91%) Performance Monitoring
7 12 (10.91%) Scenario Testing
8 10 (9.09%) Actionable Insight
8 10 (9.09%) Digital Analytics
8 10 (9.09%) Test Planning
8 10 (9.09%) Test Strategy
9 8 (7.27%) Service Management
9 8 (7.27%) Visualisation
10 7 (6.36%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
10 7 (6.36%) Manual Testing
10 7 (6.36%) Non-Functional Testing
10 7 (6.36%) Performance Management
11 6 (5.45%) Performance Attribution
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.55%) SQL
2 13 (11.82%) Java
3 4 (3.64%) Perl
4 2 (1.82%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.82%) C
4 2 (1.82%) Scala
5 1 (0.91%) C#
5 1 (0.91%) Groovy
5 1 (0.91%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.91%) Python
5 1 (0.91%) R
5 1 (0.91%) Ruby
5 1 (0.91%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.91%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (12.73%) ISTQB
2 10 (9.09%) ISEB
3 5 (4.55%) Degree
4 4 (3.64%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.82%) CFA
6 2 (1.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (1.82%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.91%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.91%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.91%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.73%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.82%) QA
3 1 (0.91%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.91%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (10.91%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.73%) Cacti
2 3 (2.73%) Ganglia
2 3 (2.73%) Nagios
2 3 (2.73%) nmon
2 3 (2.73%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.73%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (1.82%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (0.91%) Graphite
4 1 (0.91%) OpenView
Vendors
1 16 (14.55%) Oracle
2 15 (13.64%) HP
3 8 (7.27%) Google
4 6 (5.45%) Tableau
5 5 (4.55%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.64%) AppDynamics
7 3 (2.73%) IBM
7 3 (2.73%) Informatica
7 3 (2.73%) Maxymiser
7 3 (2.73%) Optimizely
8 2 (1.82%) BISAM
8 2 (1.82%) Cisco
8 2 (1.82%) NetScout
8 2 (1.82%) Nimble Storage
8 2 (1.82%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.82%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.82%) StatPro
8 2 (1.82%) VMware
9 1 (0.91%) Cadence
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