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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 40 44 42
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 29 22 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.27% 3.17% 3.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.98% 4.25% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 14 13
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £262 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £62.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -44.00%
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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
729 518 692
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 82.19% 74.75% 74.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 279 378
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £266 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 1 7
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £15.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.20 £15.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 41 (80.39%) SQL
2 31 (60.78%) Java
3 30 (58.82%) UNIX
4 27 (52.94%) Relational Database
5 26 (50.98%) Sybase
5 26 (50.98%) RDBMS
5 26 (50.98%) Finance
6 23 (45.10%) Oracle
7 20 (39.22%) Linux
8 19 (37.25%) PL/SQL
9 18 (35.29%) Banking
9 18 (35.29%) Spring
10 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (31.37%) Database Tuning
12 15 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (29.41%) Perl
12 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
13 14 (27.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 14 (27.45%) Oracle Database
14 13 (25.49%) Equity Derivative
14 13 (25.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 13 (25.49%) Hibernate
14 13 (25.49%) DB2
14 13 (25.49%) JUnit
14 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
14 13 (25.49%) OO
14 13 (25.49%) CSS
14 13 (25.49%) JSP
14 13 (25.49%) Web Services
14 13 (25.49%) J2SE

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (13.73%) WebLogic
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (9.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (9.80%) GlassFish
3 2 (3.92%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (3.92%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) SAN
1 4 (7.84%) Firewall
2 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.92%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (52.94%) Relational Database
2 26 (50.98%) RDBMS
3 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
4 14 (27.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (27.45%) Oracle Database
5 13 (25.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (25.49%) DB2
6 12 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (15.69%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (9.80%) Sybase ASE
9 5 (9.80%) Sybase IQ
9 5 (9.80%) MySQL
10 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (5.88%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (3.92%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 13 (25.49%) JUnit
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.96%) Subversion
General
1 26 (50.98%) Finance
2 18 (35.29%) Banking
3 9 (17.65%) Investment Banking
4 7 (13.73%) Front Office
5 2 (3.92%) Legal
6 1 (1.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (64.71%) Developer
2 15 (29.41%) SQL Developer
2 15 (29.41%) Java Developer
3 9 (17.65%) DBA
4 6 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Designer
5 5 (9.80%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Solutions Designer
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Designer
7 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Administrator
8 2 (3.92%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.92%) SQL DBA
8 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Remedy Specialist
8 2 (3.92%) Senior SQL Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Market Risk Developer
9 1 (1.96%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (35.29%) Spring
2 13 (25.49%) Hibernate
2 13 (25.49%) CSS
2 13 (25.49%) JSP
2 13 (25.49%) Web Services
2 13 (25.49%) J2SE
2 13 (25.49%) JMS
3 8 (15.69%) XML
3 8 (15.69%) XSL
3 8 (15.69%) Servlets
3 8 (15.69%) EJB
3 8 (15.69%) DHTML
3 8 (15.69%) HTML
4 5 (9.80%) Java EE 5
4 5 (9.80%) JRuby
4 5 (9.80%) jQuery
4 5 (9.80%) Java EE
4 5 (9.80%) Oracle ADF
4 5 (9.80%) J2EE
5 4 (7.84%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 15 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (25.49%) Equity Derivative
3 5 (9.80%) Derivative
4 4 (7.84%) Fixed Income
4 4 (7.84%) Equities
5 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.92%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.96%) Clustering
6 1 (1.96%) Replication
6 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 30 (58.82%) UNIX
2 20 (39.22%) Linux
3 7 (13.73%) Solaris
4 6 (11.76%) Windows
5 2 (3.92%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (31.37%) Database Tuning
3 13 (25.49%) OO
3 13 (25.49%) OOD
4 11 (21.57%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (17.65%) Wealth Management
6 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering
7 7 (13.73%) ETL
8 6 (11.76%) Data Modelling
8 6 (11.76%) Migration
9 5 (9.80%) Waterfall
9 5 (9.80%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
9 5 (9.80%) System Testing
9 5 (9.80%) Use Case
9 5 (9.80%) Performance Testing
9 5 (9.80%) Scrum
9 5 (9.80%) UML
9 5 (9.80%) SOA
10 4 (7.84%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 41 (80.39%) SQL
2 31 (60.78%) Java
3 19 (37.25%) PL/SQL
4 15 (29.41%) Perl
5 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
6 8 (15.69%) T-SQL
6 8 (15.69%) VBA
7 5 (9.80%) Groovy
7 5 (9.80%) Jython
7 5 (9.80%) Shell Script
8 4 (7.84%) VB
9 2 (3.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) CISSP
3 2 (3.92%) PMP
3 2 (3.92%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.92%) GCIA
3 2 (3.92%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (11.76%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 26 (50.98%) Sybase
2 23 (45.10%) Oracle
3 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.84%) Remedy
3 4 (7.84%) Veritas
4 2 (3.92%) BMC
4 2 (3.92%) Business Objects
4 2 (3.92%) ArcSight