The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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 44 40 34
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 14 31 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.39% 3.46% 5.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.90% 4.20% 6.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 27
Median daily rate £358 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.92% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £215 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £383 £450
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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
482 738 676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 82.11% 82.46% 81.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 377 332
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 13
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.35 £14.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £50.00
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 Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Performance Tuning
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Performance Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 37 (92.50%) SQL
2 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (57.50%) Database Tuning
4 21 (52.50%) Relational Database
4 21 (52.50%) RDBMS
4 21 (52.50%) Unix
5 20 (50.00%) Finance
6 16 (40.00%) Java
7 15 (37.50%) Sybase
7 15 (37.50%) DB2
7 15 (37.50%) Linux
7 15 (37.50%) OO
7 15 (37.50%) J2SE
7 15 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (37.50%) SDLC
8 14 (35.00%) JUnit
8 14 (35.00%) Front Office
8 14 (35.00%) OOD
8 14 (35.00%) Spring
8 14 (35.00%) Software Engineering
9 13 (32.50%) Perl
10 10 (25.00%) ETL
10 10 (25.00%) JMS
10 10 (25.00%) Data Modelling
11 9 (22.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (22.50%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (20.00%) PL/SQL
12 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 8 (20.00%) HTML
12 8 (20.00%) Oracle

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 5 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (52.50%) RDBMS
1 21 (52.50%) Relational Database
2 15 (37.50%) DB2
3 9 (22.50%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (22.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 8 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (15.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 6 (15.00%) Oracle9i Database
7 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (7.50%) DTS
8 3 (7.50%) OLAP
8 3 (7.50%) OLTP
9 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) JUnit
2 6 (15.00%) PVCS
2 6 (15.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (5.00%) Toad
4 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.50%) JSUnit
4 1 (2.50%) Maven
4 1 (2.50%) Selenium
4 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.50%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (50.00%) Finance
2 14 (35.00%) Front Office
3 6 (15.00%) Banking
3 6 (15.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.00%) Legal
5 1 (2.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 30 (75.00%) Developer
2 10 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Senior Developer
4 6 (15.00%) C++ Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (15.00%) SQL Developer
5 5 (12.50%) DBA
5 5 (12.50%) SQL DBA
6 4 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) Oracle Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Oracle Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Azure Developer
7 3 (7.50%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Development DBA
8 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL Developer
9 1 (2.50%) C++/Java Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (37.50%) J2SE
2 14 (35.00%) Spring
3 10 (25.00%) JMS
4 8 (20.00%) HTML
5 6 (15.00%) .NET
5 6 (15.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (15.00%) CSS
6 5 (12.50%) Ajax
6 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 5 (12.50%) jQuery
7 3 (7.50%) HTML5
7 3 (7.50%) Node.js
8 1 (2.50%) CSS3
8 1 (2.50%) FpML
8 1 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (2.50%) RequireJS
8 1 (2.50%) XML
8 1 (2.50%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 15 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (7.50%) Clustering
3 3 (7.50%) Equities
3 3 (7.50%) User Experience
4 2 (5.00%) Fixed Income
4 2 (5.00%) Replication
5 1 (2.50%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 21 (52.50%) Unix
2 15 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (5.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (57.50%) Database Tuning
3 15 (37.50%) OO
3 15 (37.50%) SDLC
4 14 (35.00%) OOD
4 14 (35.00%) Software Engineering
5 10 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 10 (25.00%) ETL
6 5 (12.50%) Multithreading
6 5 (12.50%) RAD
7 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (10.00%) Investment Management
7 4 (10.00%) Wealth Management
8 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.00%) ETL Development
9 2 (5.00%) High Availability
9 2 (5.00%) Line Management
9 2 (5.00%) TDD
10 1 (2.50%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 37 (92.50%) SQL
2 16 (40.00%) Java
3 13 (32.50%) Perl
4 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 7 (17.50%) T-SQL
6 6 (15.00%) C++
7 5 (12.50%) C#
8 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) MCSE
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) Sybase
2 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.00%) Oracle
3 6 (15.00%) MicroStrategy
3 6 (15.00%) Talend
4 1 (2.50%) Citrix
4 1 (2.50%) VMware