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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 31 46 45
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -1
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 49 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.61% 1.96% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.03% 2.80% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 4 9
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £322 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +19.40%
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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
697 464 618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 79.84% 70.09% 72.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 261 316
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 12
Average hourly rate £35.00 £12.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.00% +31.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014, 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 45 (61.64%) Finance
2 42 (57.53%) Java
2 42 (57.53%) SQL
3 30 (41.10%) Sybase
4 27 (36.99%) SQL Server
5 26 (35.62%) Relational Database
6 23 (31.51%) XML
6 23 (31.51%) UNIX
6 23 (31.51%) RDBMS
7 22 (30.14%) Oracle
7 22 (30.14%) Perl
7 22 (30.14%) Banking
8 20 (27.40%) Data Modelling
9 18 (24.66%) PL/SQL
9 18 (24.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 17 (23.29%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (21.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 16 (21.92%) Multithreading
11 16 (21.92%) SQL Server 2008
11 16 (21.92%) DB2
11 16 (21.92%) Linux
11 16 (21.92%) Web Services
12 15 (20.55%) OO
12 15 (20.55%) HTML
13 13 (17.81%) CSS
13 13 (17.81%) JSP
13 13 (17.81%) Hibernate
14 12 (16.44%) Spring
15 11 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (15.07%) Technical Analysis

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 6 (8.22%) IIS
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (4.11%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.74%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.74%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.74%) NetWeaver
3 2 (2.74%) GlassFish
3 2 (2.74%) Confluence
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) SAP SD
1 2 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) HTTP
2 2 (2.74%) VPN
2 2 (2.74%) DNS
2 2 (2.74%) VoIP
2 2 (2.74%) DHCP
2 2 (2.74%) H.323
2 2 (2.74%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (2.74%) Wireless
3 1 (1.37%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (36.99%) SQL Server
2 26 (35.62%) Relational Database
3 23 (31.51%) RDBMS
4 18 (24.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (21.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (21.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (21.92%) DB2
6 9 (12.33%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (8.22%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (8.22%) Oracle Database
8 5 (6.85%) KDB
9 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (2.74%) MySQL
10 2 (2.74%) Ingres
11 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (8.22%) JUnit
2 4 (5.48%) Ant
2 4 (5.48%) Apache Ivy
3 2 (2.74%) Subversion
3 2 (2.74%) JIRA
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 45 (61.64%) Finance
2 22 (30.14%) Banking
3 8 (10.96%) Front Office
4 3 (4.11%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 51 (69.86%) Developer
2 16 (21.92%) SQL Developer
3 10 (13.70%) SQL Server Developer
3 10 (13.70%) Java Developer
4 9 (12.33%) Database Developer
5 7 (9.59%) C# Developer
5 7 (9.59%) WPF Developer
6 5 (6.85%) C++ Developer
6 5 (6.85%) DBA
7 3 (4.11%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Solutions Designer
7 3 (4.11%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (4.11%) J2EE Developer
7 3 (4.11%) SQL DBA
7 3 (4.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (4.11%) DB2 Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Designer
8 2 (2.74%) Development DBA
8 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Development DBA
8 2 (2.74%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (31.51%) XML
2 16 (21.92%) Web Services
3 15 (20.55%) HTML
4 13 (17.81%) CSS
4 13 (17.81%) JSP
4 13 (17.81%) Hibernate
5 12 (16.44%) Spring
6 11 (15.07%) Servlets
6 11 (15.07%) DHTML
6 11 (15.07%) EJB
6 11 (15.07%) XSL
7 7 (9.59%) JMS
7 7 (9.59%) .NET
7 7 (9.59%) SOAP
7 7 (9.59%) WinForms
7 7 (9.59%) WPF
8 6 (8.22%) OLE DB
8 6 (8.22%) STL
8 6 (8.22%) J2SE
8 6 (8.22%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.22%) Equity Derivative
3 5 (6.85%) Visualisation
4 4 (5.48%) Equities
4 4 (5.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.74%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.74%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (31.51%) UNIX
2 16 (21.92%) Linux
3 10 (13.70%) Windows
4 2 (2.74%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.40%) Data Modelling
2 16 (21.92%) Multithreading
3 15 (20.55%) OO
4 11 (15.07%) ETL
4 11 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (15.07%) Technical Analysis
5 10 (13.70%) Migration
6 9 (12.33%) OOD
7 8 (10.96%) Data Analysis
7 8 (10.96%) Wealth Management
7 8 (10.96%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (8.22%) Database Tuning
9 5 (6.85%) SOA
9 5 (6.85%) Performance Management
10 4 (5.48%) Data Visualisation
10 4 (5.48%) Mentoring
10 4 (5.48%) Project Management
10 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (5.48%) Algorithmic Trading
10 4 (5.48%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (57.53%) Java
1 42 (57.53%) SQL
2 22 (30.14%) Perl
3 18 (24.66%) PL/SQL
4 11 (15.07%) JavaScript
4 11 (15.07%) VBA
5 10 (13.70%) C++
6 8 (10.96%) Shell Script
7 7 (9.59%) C#
8 3 (4.11%) C
8 3 (4.11%) AWK
9 2 (2.74%) Jython
9 2 (2.74%) Groovy
9 2 (2.74%) ABAP
10 1 (1.37%) sed
10 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (4.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.74%) vSphere
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 30 (41.10%) Sybase
2 22 (30.14%) Oracle
3 9 (12.33%) Informatica
4 7 (9.59%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.85%) SAP
6 4 (5.48%) IBM
6 4 (5.48%) Perforce
7 2 (2.74%) VMware
7 2 (2.74%) Twitter
7 2 (2.74%) Kofax
8 1 (1.37%) Veritas
8 1 (1.37%) Cognos
8 1 (1.37%) Business Objects
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