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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 74 88 71
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 3 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.29% 0.30% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.36% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
Median daily rate £286 £488 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.28% +43.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £398 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £525 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -5.55%
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
837 1394 905
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 80.79% 82.44% 76.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 745 531
Median daily rate £389 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.46% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 10
Median hourly rate £43.00 £15.75 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+173.01% -0.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.41 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.38 £31.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 27 September 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 (50.00%) Middleware
2 4 (40.00%) Clustering
2 4 (40.00%) Web Services
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (30.00%) High Availability
3 3 (30.00%) Server Building
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Perl
5 1 (10.00%) Maven
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (10.00%) SCOM
5 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation

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 1 (10.00%) IIS
3 1 (10.00%) JBoss
3 1 (10.00%) SAS
3 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Ant
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Database Developer
4 1 (10.00%) DBA
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Portal Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Middleware
2 4 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) High Availability
1 3 (30.00%) Server Building
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) People Management
3 1 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (10.00%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
1 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
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