The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning 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 Tuning over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 84 83 72
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 5 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.42% 0.54% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.67% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 5
Median daily rate £425 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £354 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.26% +1.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Performance Tuning
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
970 1352 963
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.34% 81.20% 80.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 560 725 528
Median daily rate £375 £396 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.30% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 9
Median hourly rate £42.50 £15.75 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.84% -0.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.71 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.38 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Performance Tuning as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 29 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Tuning 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 Tuning.

1 6 (60.00%) Middleware
2 4 (40.00%) Clustering
2 4 (40.00%) Web Services
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (30.00%) Server Building
3 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Perl
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) Ant
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) JBoss
4 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 2 (20.00%) Subversion
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (20.00%) High Availability
4 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (20.00%) Maven
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
5 1 (10.00%) Problem Management

Performance Tuning
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Portal
2 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (20.00%) JBoss
3 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (10.00%) IIS
4 1 (10.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Ant
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) Maven
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Administrator
1 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Database Developer
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Teradata DBA
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Portal Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Middleware
2 4 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Server Building
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) High Availability
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) People Management
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (10.00%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Perl
1 2 (20.00%) Python
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Informatica
3 1 (10.00%) Teradata