Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 6 months to 21 November 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 - 109
Rank change year-on-year - +109 -
Contract jobs citing Performance Analysis 9 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.76% - 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% - 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 8
Wales median daily rate £384 - £325
10th Percentile £303 - £311
90th Percentile £414 - £356
UK median daily rate £420 £440 £400
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Wales median hourly rate - - £16.80
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £29.72 £22.75
% change year-on-year +34.59% +30.64% -46.47%

Performance Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 995 1182 1326
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 83.54% 83.77% 80.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 662 835 962
Wales median daily rate £388 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +12.36% -2.47%
10th Percentile £178 £213 £235
90th Percentile £556 £575 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 53 52
Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +14.29% -5.86%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.55 £10.28
90th Percentile £50.98 £61.25 £41.13
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.08% +6.67% +18.42%

Performance Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Performance Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Analysis in Wales

Performance Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Analysis in Wales

Performance Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Analysis in Wales over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Analysis in Wales

Performance Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
South Wales - 9 £384 -
Performance Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Wales region with a requirement for Performance Analysis.

1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
1 5 (55.56%) SOAP
1 5 (55.56%) XML
1 5 (55.56%) XSLT
1 5 (55.56%) C++
1 5 (55.56%) IBM
1 5 (55.56%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (55.56%) InterSystems
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
1 5 (55.56%) Fiorano
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (55.56%) WebSphere
1 5 (55.56%) HL7
1 5 (55.56%) Release Management
1 5 (55.56%) IBM Integration Bus
1 5 (55.56%) Data Migration
1 5 (55.56%) JCAPS
1 5 (55.56%) SoapUI
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Service Management
3 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) SysML
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (33.33%) Model-Based Systems Engineering

Performance Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 5 (55.56%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (55.56%) JCAPS
1 5 (55.56%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) SoapUI
2 3 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (11.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Lead Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Team Leader
3 2 (22.22%) Test Leader
3 2 (22.22%) Test Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) IBM Integration Bus
1 5 (55.56%) SOAP
1 5 (55.56%) XML
1 5 (55.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) iPad
1 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Data Migration
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
1 5 (55.56%) Release Management
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Service Management
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Requirements Management
3 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) SysML
3 3 (33.33%) Use Case
4 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Fiorano
1 5 (55.56%) IBM
1 5 (55.56%) InterSystems
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) EMC