The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Glasgow region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 24 53 37
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -16
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 51 15 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.20% 1.95% 3.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.99% 2.79% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 8 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £368 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+14.86% +10.44%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
638 538 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 77.62% 69.87% 68.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 280 271
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 13
Average hourly rate £14.00 £9.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
Performance Tuning
Scotland

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 (62.50%) SQL
2 39 (54.17%) Finance
3 36 (50.00%) Java
4 28 (38.89%) SQL Server
5 24 (33.33%) Sybase
6 21 (29.17%) Perl
6 21 (29.17%) UNIX
6 21 (29.17%) Relational Database
7 18 (25.00%) RDBMS
8 17 (23.61%) XML
9 15 (20.83%) Oracle
9 15 (20.83%) DB2
9 15 (20.83%) Multithreading
10 14 (19.44%) Banking
10 14 (19.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (19.44%) Linux
10 14 (19.44%) Data Modelling
11 13 (18.06%) OO
11 13 (18.06%) .NET
12 12 (16.67%) PL/SQL
12 12 (16.67%) Spring
13 11 (15.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (15.28%) SQL Server 2008
14 10 (13.89%) C#
14 10 (13.89%) HTML
14 10 (13.89%) Web Services
15 9 (12.50%) OOD
15 9 (12.50%) ETL
15 9 (12.50%) C++
15 9 (12.50%) Front Office

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (6.94%) IIS
2 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.78%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.78%) NetWeaver
2 2 (2.78%) Confluence
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.78%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.39%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.39%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) SAP SD
1 2 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) HTTP
2 2 (2.78%) VPN
2 2 (2.78%) DNS
2 2 (2.78%) H.323
2 2 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (2.78%) Wireless
2 2 (2.78%) VoIP
2 2 (2.78%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 21 (29.17%) Relational Database
3 18 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 15 (20.83%) DB2
5 14 (19.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (15.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (15.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (6.94%) KDB
9 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (5.56%) MySQL
10 4 (5.56%) Oracle Database
11 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (2.78%) Ingres
12 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (1.39%) DataStage
13 1 (1.39%) Star Schema
13 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) JUnit
2 4 (5.56%) Ant
2 4 (5.56%) Apache Ivy
3 2 (2.78%) Subversion
3 2 (2.78%) JIRA
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (54.17%) Finance
2 14 (19.44%) Banking
3 9 (12.50%) Front Office
4 3 (4.17%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.78%) Games
6 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 47 (65.28%) Developer
2 11 (15.28%) Java Developer
2 11 (15.28%) SQL Developer
3 9 (12.50%) DBA
4 7 (9.72%) C# Developer
4 7 (9.72%) SQL DBA
4 7 (9.72%) Database Developer
4 7 (9.72%) WPF Developer
5 6 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
6 5 (6.94%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.56%) C++ Developer
7 4 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (4.17%) J2EE Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Development DBA
9 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Development DBA
9 2 (2.78%) DB2 Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Designer
9 2 (2.78%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (23.61%) XML
2 13 (18.06%) .NET
3 12 (16.67%) Spring
4 10 (13.89%) HTML
4 10 (13.89%) Web Services
5 8 (11.11%) JMS
6 7 (9.72%) Hibernate
6 7 (9.72%) WinForms
6 7 (9.72%) WPF
6 7 (9.72%) J2SE
6 7 (9.72%) CSS
6 7 (9.72%) JSP
6 7 (9.72%) SOAP
7 6 (8.33%) Servlets
7 6 (8.33%) XSL
7 6 (8.33%) DHTML
7 6 (8.33%) EJB
8 5 (6.94%) ATL
8 5 (6.94%) COM+
8 5 (6.94%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Equity Derivative
2 5 (6.94%) Visualisation
3 4 (5.56%) Equities
3 4 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (4.17%) Replication
5 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.78%) Statistics
5 2 (2.78%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.39%) Clustering
6 1 (1.39%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (29.17%) UNIX
2 14 (19.44%) Linux
3 8 (11.11%) Windows
4 3 (4.17%) Android
4 3 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.83%) Multithreading
2 14 (19.44%) Data Modelling
3 13 (18.06%) OO
4 9 (12.50%) OOD
4 9 (12.50%) ETL
5 7 (9.72%) Data Analysis
5 7 (9.72%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (9.72%) Database Tuning
6 6 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
7 5 (6.94%) Migration
8 4 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.56%) SOA
8 4 (5.56%) Project Management
8 4 (5.56%) Automated Testing
8 4 (5.56%) Wealth Management
8 4 (5.56%) Algorithmic Trading
8 4 (5.56%) Performance Management
8 4 (5.56%) Data Visualisation
9 3 (4.17%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 45 (62.50%) SQL
2 36 (50.00%) Java
3 21 (29.17%) Perl
4 12 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 10 (13.89%) C#
6 9 (12.50%) C++
7 8 (11.11%) Shell Script
8 7 (9.72%) JavaScript
9 6 (8.33%) VBA
10 5 (6.94%) T-SQL
11 3 (4.17%) C
11 3 (4.17%) AWK
12 2 (2.78%) ABAP
13 1 (1.39%) Jython
13 1 (1.39%) Groovy
13 1 (1.39%) sed
Qualifications
1 3 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.78%) vSphere
Vendors
1 24 (33.33%) Sybase
2 15 (20.83%) Oracle
3 9 (12.50%) Informatica
4 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.94%) SAP
5 5 (6.94%) IBM
6 4 (5.56%) Perforce
7 2 (2.78%) VMware
7 2 (2.78%) Kofax
8 1 (1.39%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.39%) Twitter
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