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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 38 43 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 27 21 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.42% 3.38% 5.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.21% 4.50% 7.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 21
Average daily rate
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£450 £313 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% +0.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £374 £340
% change year-on-year
+0.20% +10.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +55.55%
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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
642 467 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 81.27% 75.20% 71.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 232 331
Average daily rate £400 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £238 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 8
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £10.93 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 26 (65.00%) SQL
2 23 (57.50%) UNIX
3 20 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 20 (50.00%) Java
3 20 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 19 (47.50%) Oracle
4 19 (47.50%) Linux
5 17 (42.50%) Finance
6 16 (40.00%) Sybase
7 15 (37.50%) Spring
8 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (35.00%) Perl
8 14 (35.00%) PL/SQL
8 14 (35.00%) Oracle Database
9 13 (32.50%) Banking
10 12 (30.00%) DB2
10 12 (30.00%) OO
11 10 (25.00%) JUnit
11 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 10 (25.00%) J2SE
11 10 (25.00%) JMS
11 10 (25.00%) OOD
11 10 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (25.00%) Security Cleared
11 10 (25.00%) Database Tuning
12 9 (22.50%) Oracle RMAN
12 9 (22.50%) Solaris
12 9 (22.50%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (22.50%) Hibernate

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (12.50%) WebLogic
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (12.50%) Adobe CQ
1 5 (12.50%) GlassFish
2 2 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (5.00%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) SAN
2 2 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 20 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (35.00%) Oracle Database
3 12 (30.00%) DB2
4 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 10 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (22.50%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (12.50%) MySQL
9 4 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
9 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) JUnit
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 17 (42.50%) Finance
2 13 (32.50%) Banking
3 4 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 4 (10.00%) Front Office
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) Developer
2 10 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (22.50%) DBA
4 7 (17.50%) SQL Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Senior Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Solutions Designer
6 5 (12.50%) Designer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Designer
7 4 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Database Developer
8 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Senior SQL Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Remedy Specialist
10 1 (2.50%) Applications Developer
10 1 (2.50%) SQL Database Developer
10 1 (2.50%) DB2 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (37.50%) Spring
2 10 (25.00%) J2SE
2 10 (25.00%) JMS
3 9 (22.50%) Hibernate
3 9 (22.50%) CSS
3 9 (22.50%) JSP
3 9 (22.50%) Web Services
4 5 (12.50%) Oracle ADF
4 5 (12.50%) Java EE 5
4 5 (12.50%) Oracle Streams
4 5 (12.50%) jQuery
4 5 (12.50%) Java EE
4 5 (12.50%) JRuby
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 4 (10.00%) DHTML
5 4 (10.00%) HTML
5 4 (10.00%) EJB
5 4 (10.00%) XML
5 4 (10.00%) XSL
5 4 (10.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (5.00%) Equities
3 2 (5.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 23 (57.50%) UNIX
2 19 (47.50%) Linux
3 9 (22.50%) Solaris
4 7 (17.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.00%) OO
3 10 (25.00%) OOD
3 10 (25.00%) Database Tuning
4 8 (20.00%) ETL
4 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (17.50%) Migration
6 6 (15.00%) Wealth Management
7 5 (12.50%) Scrum
7 5 (12.50%) SOA
7 5 (12.50%) UML
7 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 5 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 5 (12.50%) Use Case
7 5 (12.50%) Performance Testing
7 5 (12.50%) Data Migration
7 5 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) SQL
2 20 (50.00%) Java
3 14 (35.00%) Perl
3 14 (35.00%) PL/SQL
4 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (12.50%) VB
5 5 (12.50%) Jython
5 5 (12.50%) Groovy
6 4 (10.00%) VBA
7 2 (5.00%) Python
7 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) GCIA
3 2 (5.00%) CISSP
3 2 (5.00%) PMP
3 2 (5.00%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 9 (22.50%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) Oracle
2 16 (40.00%) Sybase
3 5 (12.50%) Veritas
4 2 (5.00%) ArcSight
4 2 (5.00%) Remedy
4 2 (5.00%) BMC
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.00%) Business Objects