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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 90 85 70
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 6 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.40% 0.14% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.17% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 6
Median daily rate £319 - £354
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 - £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £324 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
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
1233 1175 940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.82% 80.31% 75.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 707 667 545
Median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 17
Median hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.42% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £13.85 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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 5 May 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 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (40.00%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) Replication
4 5 (33.33%) Clustering
5 3 (20.00%) Banking
6 2 (13.33%) Subversion
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (13.33%) Pega
6 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (13.33%) Maven
6 2 (13.33%) Open Source
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (13.33%) Middleware
6 2 (13.33%) Change Management
6 2 (13.33%) Ant
6 2 (13.33%) Perl
6 2 (13.33%) JBoss
6 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
6 2 (13.33%) Python
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (13.33%) High Availability
6 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database

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 2 (13.33%) JBoss
1 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) ArcIMS
2 1 (6.67%) ArcSDE
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle 10gAS
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.67%) GIS
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Ant
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (13.33%) Maven
1 2 (13.33%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) NUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) DBA
2 5 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
3 4 (26.67%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Database Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (6.67%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Subject Matter Expert
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Teradata DBA
5 1 (6.67%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) WinForms
2 1 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Clustering
1 5 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Change Management
1 2 (13.33%) DevOps
1 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (13.33%) High Availability
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL
1 2 (13.33%) Open Source
1 2 (13.33%) Scrum
2 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (13.33%) Perl
3 2 (13.33%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Clusterware
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Data Guard
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
1 1 (6.67%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
1 2 (13.33%) Pega
2 1 (6.67%) Cognos
2 1 (6.67%) Teradata
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 24 days ago