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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 38 31 49
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 29 51 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.36% 6.23% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.14% 7.80% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 24 9
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £65.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £41.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +11.48%
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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
701 654 564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 81.13% 79.95% 72.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 295 299
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 8 9
Average hourly rate £39.00 £15.50 £9.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+151.61% +67.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Performance Tuning also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Tuning.

1 46 (76.67%) SQL
2 38 (63.33%) Finance
3 35 (58.33%) UNIX
4 33 (55.00%) Java
5 29 (48.33%) Sybase
6 28 (46.67%) Oracle
7 25 (41.67%) Relational Database
8 24 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (40.00%) RDBMS
9 21 (35.00%) Banking
10 20 (33.33%) Linux
10 20 (33.33%) SDLC
11 19 (31.67%) Database Tuning
11 19 (31.67%) Data Modelling
11 19 (31.67%) PL/SQL
12 17 (28.33%) Equity Derivative
13 16 (26.67%) Oracle Database
13 16 (26.67%) Spring
13 16 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 15 (25.00%) Web Services
14 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
15 14 (23.33%) Perl
15 14 (23.33%) JUnit
15 14 (23.33%) JMS
15 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (21.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 13 (21.67%) Hibernate
16 13 (21.67%) OOD
16 13 (21.67%) OO
17 12 (20.00%) J2SE

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Performance Tuning also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Tuning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (3.33%) GlassFish
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (3.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.67%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.67%) FileNet
4 1 (1.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) SAN
2 2 (3.33%) Firewall
2 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (41.67%) Relational Database
2 24 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 16 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (26.67%) Oracle Database
4 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 13 (21.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (20.00%) DB2
7 11 (18.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
10 8 (13.33%) Sybase IQ
10 8 (13.33%) Sybase ASE
11 3 (5.00%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (3.33%) MySQL
12 2 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (3.33%) Data Mart
12 2 (3.33%) MongoDB
12 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (23.33%) JUnit
2 2 (3.33%) ClearCase
2 2 (3.33%) Maven
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (3.33%) FitNesse
2 2 (3.33%) ERwin
2 2 (3.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.67%) Subversion
3 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.67%) WatiN
3 1 (1.67%) Moq
3 1 (1.67%) Toad
3 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (63.33%) Finance
2 21 (35.00%) Banking
3 9 (15.00%) Investment Banking
3 9 (15.00%) Front Office
4 2 (3.33%) Legal
5 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (71.67%) Developer
2 20 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 19 (31.67%) Java Developer
4 8 (13.33%) DBA
5 7 (11.67%) SQL Server Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
7 4 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Administrator
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (5.00%) ETL Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Project Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) SQL DBA
9 2 (3.33%) Solutions Designer
9 2 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.33%) Market Risk Developer
9 2 (3.33%) SQL Server BI Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Designer
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.67%) Spring
2 15 (25.00%) Web Services
3 14 (23.33%) JMS
4 13 (21.67%) Hibernate
5 12 (20.00%) J2SE
5 12 (20.00%) CSS
6 11 (18.33%) JSP
7 10 (16.67%) XML
7 10 (16.67%) HTML
7 10 (16.67%) J2EE
8 9 (15.00%) DHTML
8 9 (15.00%) EJB
8 9 (15.00%) Servlets
8 9 (15.00%) XSL
9 3 (5.00%) Oracle Streams
9 3 (5.00%) jQuery
10 2 (3.33%) JRuby
10 2 (3.33%) Java EE 5
10 2 (3.33%) REST
10 2 (3.33%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (28.33%) Equity Derivative
3 8 (13.33%) Derivative
4 5 (8.33%) Market Risk
5 2 (3.33%) Equities
5 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.33%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.33%) Replication
5 2 (3.33%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.67%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.67%) Clustering
6 1 (1.67%) iPad
6 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 35 (58.33%) UNIX
2 20 (33.33%) Linux
3 7 (11.67%) Solaris
4 6 (10.00%) Windows
5 2 (3.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.33%) SDLC
2 19 (31.67%) Data Modelling
2 19 (31.67%) Database Tuning
3 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (21.67%) OOD
4 13 (21.67%) OO
5 10 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (16.67%) Wealth Management
5 10 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 8 (13.33%) System Testing
6 8 (13.33%) ETL
7 7 (11.67%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (10.00%) ETL Development
9 5 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
9 5 (8.33%) Physical Data Model
9 5 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (8.33%) TDD
9 5 (8.33%) Migration
10 4 (6.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (76.67%) SQL
2 33 (55.00%) Java
3 19 (31.67%) PL/SQL
4 14 (23.33%) Perl
5 12 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 10 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 10 (16.67%) Shell Script
7 9 (15.00%) VBA
8 3 (5.00%) VB
9 2 (3.33%) Jython
9 2 (3.33%) Groovy
10 1 (1.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.00%) Degree
3 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (8.33%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.67%) logstash
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (1.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 29 (48.33%) Sybase
2 28 (46.67%) Oracle
3 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.33%) Informatica
4 3 (5.00%) Veritas
4 3 (5.00%) VMware
5 2 (3.33%) Remedy
6 1 (1.67%) Perforce
6 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.67%) Sun
6 1 (1.67%) HP
6 1 (1.67%) Cognos
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