The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 70 38 60
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +22
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 11 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.86% 2.26% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 3.25% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 1
Average daily rate £354 £210 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.45% -23.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
- -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £62.50 £30.38
% change year-on-year
-44.00% +105.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
925 523 811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 72.04% 69.46% 67.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 236 406
Average daily rate £400 £380 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 24
Average hourly rate £25.00 £50.83 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.81% +154.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £20.35 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £70.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Performance Tuning
Scotland

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Performance Tuning
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Performance Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Performance Tuning also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Tuning.

1 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 16 (72.73%) Oracle
3 14 (63.64%) PL/SQL
4 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
4 13 (59.09%) ETL
4 13 (59.09%) Oracle Database
4 13 (59.09%) Relational Database
5 12 (54.55%) Sybase
5 12 (54.55%) Shell Script
5 12 (54.55%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (50.00%) Data Migration
6 11 (50.00%) Migration
7 9 (40.91%) Oracle OWB
8 4 (18.18%) Linux
9 3 (13.64%) Web Services
10 2 (9.09%) UNIX
10 2 (9.09%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (9.09%) Perl
10 2 (9.09%) OO
10 2 (9.09%) Informix
10 2 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (9.09%) AIX
10 2 (9.09%) Solaris
10 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
10 2 (9.09%) JSON
10 2 (9.09%) JIRA
10 2 (9.09%) Use Case
10 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
10 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
10 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Performance Tuning also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Tuning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
1 13 (59.09%) Oracle Database
1 13 (59.09%) Relational Database
2 12 (54.55%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (40.91%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (9.09%) Informix
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) JIRA
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Mercurial
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Analyst
2 9 (40.91%) Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Data Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Data Migration Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) ETL Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (18.18%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (18.18%) DBA
5 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Perl Developer
6 1 (4.55%) ETL Designer
6 1 (4.55%) PeopleSoft Support
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) JSON
3 1 (4.55%) HTML5
3 1 (4.55%) Ajax
3 1 (4.55%) jQuery
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.55%) .NET
3 1 (4.55%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) UNIX
2 2 (9.09%) AIX
2 2 (9.09%) Solaris
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) ETL
2 11 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 11 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (9.09%) OO
3 2 (9.09%) Use Case
3 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
3 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.09%) Software Architecture
3 2 (9.09%) BDD
3 2 (9.09%) User Stories
4 1 (4.55%) Change Control
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (4.55%) Scrum
4 1 (4.55%) Product Management
4 1 (4.55%) Data Mapping
4 1 (4.55%) Database Tuning
4 1 (4.55%) Release Management
4 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.55%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 14 (63.64%) PL/SQL
3 12 (54.55%) Shell Script
4 2 (9.09%) Perl
5 1 (4.55%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Oracle
2 12 (54.55%) Sybase
3 2 (9.09%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Informatica
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