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 3 months to 23 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 - 81
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Performance Analysis 10 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.62% - 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% - 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +3.28% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.80
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 Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 530 443 731
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 85.90% 78.55% 83.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 313 498
Median daily rate £380 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +9.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £529 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 22 29
Median hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +133.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.88 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £72.50 £21.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Performance Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 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
South Wales - 10 £350 -
Performance Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 Wales region with a requirement for Performance Analysis.

1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
1 9 (64.29%) XML
1 9 (64.29%) XSLT
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
1 9 (64.29%) Service Delivery
1 9 (64.29%) HL7
1 9 (64.29%) Release Management
2 8 (57.14%) IBM Integration Bus
2 8 (57.14%) WebSphere
2 8 (57.14%) JCAPS
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (57.14%) InterSystems
2 8 (57.14%) Fiorano
2 8 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 8 (57.14%) IBM
2 8 (57.14%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (57.14%) Project Management
3 6 (42.86%) SOAP
3 6 (42.86%) C++
3 6 (42.86%) Migration
3 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
3 6 (42.86%) Data Migration
3 6 (42.86%) SoapUI
3 6 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (35.71%) Service Management
4 5 (35.71%) Degree
4 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) SysML
5 4 (28.57%) Requirements Management

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 8 (57.14%) BizTalk Server
1 8 (57.14%) JCAPS
1 8 (57.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) SoapUI
2 4 (28.57%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (7.14%) Rational Rhapsody
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Lead Test Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Team Leader
2 4 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Test Leader
2 4 (28.57%) Test Team Leader
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Support
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Information Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) XML
1 9 (64.29%) XSLT
2 8 (57.14%) IBM Integration Bus
3 6 (42.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
1 9 (64.29%) Release Management
1 9 (64.29%) Service Delivery
2 8 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 8 (57.14%) Project Management
3 6 (42.86%) Data Migration
3 6 (42.86%) Migration
4 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
4 5 (35.71%) Service Management
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 4 (28.57%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
5 4 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) Requirements Management
5 4 (28.57%) SysML
5 4 (28.57%) Use Case
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
6 2 (14.29%) ITSM
7 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (7.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C++
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
1 6 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (35.71%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) ISEB
5 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) HL7
2 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Fiorano
1 8 (57.14%) IBM
1 8 (57.14%) InterSystems
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft