The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Improvement over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Improvement
Rank - 92 82
Contract jobs citing Performance Improvement 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.066% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.080% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.93% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £22.05 -
% change year-on-year
+70.06% -
Performance Improvement
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
740 1247 1107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 80.09% 81.88% 75.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 619 614
Median daily rate £400 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 5
Median hourly rate £43.00 £19.02 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+126.07% -15.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.38 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

Performance Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Performance Improvement as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Performance Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Performance Improvement across the Edinburgh region.

Performance Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Performance Improvement
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Improvement 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Performance Improvement.

1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk
1 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (50.00%) Threat Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (50.00%) Compliance Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk and Compliance Management

Performance Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Cyberthreat Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Cyberthreat Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Programme Manager
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Programme Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SOC Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SOC Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Transformation Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Transformation Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Compliance Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk and Compliance Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Threat Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk