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 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 71 92 84
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -8
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 5 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.55% 0.13% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.16% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £388 £505 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.26% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £388 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.01% +13.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £38.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+29.03% +3.33%
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
735 1242 1110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 80.24% 81.87% 76.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 616 617
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 13 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 £14.96 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.38 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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
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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 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 5 (41.67%) Middleware
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) Web Services
2 4 (33.33%) IBM
2 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (33.33%) Clustering
2 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 4 (33.33%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (25.00%) Server Building
4 2 (16.67%) MaxDB
4 2 (16.67%) NWDI
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (16.67%) SAP MII
4 2 (16.67%) SAP BPC
4 2 (16.67%) High Availability
4 2 (16.67%) SAP
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) SLA
4 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (16.67%) Sybase
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (16.67%) SAP BW

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 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 4 (33.33%) WebSphere Portal
2 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (8.33%) JBoss
3 1 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SAP BPC
1 2 (16.67%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (16.67%) MaxDB
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) SAP BW
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) NWDI
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) WebSphere Administrator
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) SAP Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) SAP Basis Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Database Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Database Developer
5 1 (8.33%) DBA
5 1 (8.33%) Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Interaction Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Portal Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Middleware
2 4 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Basis
4 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) CSS3
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) J2EE
4 1 (8.33%) JSP
4 1 (8.33%) React
4 1 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (25.00%) Server Building
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 2 (16.67%) High Availability
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Benchmarking
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) People Management
4 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (8.33%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (16.67%) SAP
3 2 (16.67%) Sybase
4 1 (8.33%) DevExpress
4 1 (8.33%) Informatica
4 1 (8.33%) Xamarin
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
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