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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 37 35 29
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 26 29 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.10% 3.36% 5.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.09% 4.05% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 22
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £285 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £408 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £65.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.09%
Performance Tuning
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
511 716 658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 80.60% 83.06% 81.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 351 292
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £260 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 23 7
Median hourly rate £15.25 £39.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.89% +122.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.35 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £55.00 £39.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Performance Tuning as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 July 2016.

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 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Tuning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 40 (88.89%) SQL
2 27 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (51.11%) Database Tuning
4 20 (44.44%) Finance
4 20 (44.44%) RDBMS
4 20 (44.44%) Unix
4 20 (44.44%) Relational Database
5 18 (40.00%) OO
5 18 (40.00%) Java
6 17 (37.78%) OOD
6 17 (37.78%) SDLC
7 15 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (33.33%) J2SE
7 15 (33.33%) Sybase
7 15 (33.33%) DB2
7 15 (33.33%) Linux
8 14 (31.11%) JUnit
8 14 (31.11%) Front Office
8 14 (31.11%) Spring
8 14 (31.11%) Software Engineering
9 13 (28.89%) Perl
10 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
10 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
11 10 (22.22%) JMS
11 10 (22.22%) HTML
11 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (17.78%) Equity Derivative
12 8 (17.78%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (17.78%) Oracle
12 8 (17.78%) PL/SQL

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.11%) IIS
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.44%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (44.44%) RDBMS
1 20 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 15 (33.33%) DB2
3 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
4 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (17.78%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (17.78%) Oracle Database
5 8 (17.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (11.11%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 5 (11.11%) Oracle9i Database
8 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (6.67%) DTS
9 3 (6.67%) OLAP
9 3 (6.67%) OLTP
10 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (31.11%) JUnit
2 5 (11.11%) PVCS
2 5 (11.11%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.22%) JSUnit
3 1 (2.22%) Maven
3 1 (2.22%) Moq
3 1 (2.22%) Selenium
3 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.22%) Toad
3 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.22%) WatiN
3 1 (2.22%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (44.44%) Finance
2 14 (31.11%) Front Office
3 6 (13.33%) Banking
3 6 (13.33%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (73.33%) Developer
2 10 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 7 (15.56%) DBA
3 7 (15.56%) Senior Developer
3 7 (15.56%) SQL DBA
4 6 (13.33%) C++ Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 5 (11.11%) SQL Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Azure Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Data Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Oracle Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) J2SE
2 14 (31.11%) Spring
3 10 (22.22%) HTML
3 10 (22.22%) JMS
4 7 (15.56%) .NET
4 7 (15.56%) CSS
5 6 (13.33%) AngularJS
5 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
6 5 (11.11%) Ajax
6 5 (11.11%) jQuery
7 4 (8.89%) HTML5
8 3 (6.67%) Node.js
8 3 (6.67%) SOAP
8 3 (6.67%) Web Services
9 2 (4.44%) Java EE 5
9 2 (4.44%) Oracle ADF
9 2 (4.44%) REST
10 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
10 1 (2.22%) NHibernate
10 1 (2.22%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.78%) Equity Derivative
3 5 (11.11%) Clustering
4 3 (6.67%) Equities
4 3 (6.67%) User Experience
5 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.44%) Fixed Income
5 2 (4.44%) Replication
6 1 (2.22%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 20 (44.44%) Unix
2 15 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (6.67%) Windows
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (51.11%) Database Tuning
3 18 (40.00%) OO
4 17 (37.78%) OOD
4 17 (37.78%) SDLC
5 14 (31.11%) Software Engineering
6 8 (17.78%) Data Modelling
6 8 (17.78%) ETL
7 6 (13.33%) RAD
8 5 (11.11%) Multithreading
9 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (8.89%) Investment Management
9 4 (8.89%) Wealth Management
10 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
10 3 (6.67%) Scrum
10 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
11 2 (4.44%) Business Activity Monitoring
11 2 (4.44%) ETL Development
11 2 (4.44%) Translating Business Requirements
11 2 (4.44%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 40 (88.89%) SQL
2 18 (40.00%) Java
3 13 (28.89%) Perl
4 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
4 8 (17.78%) PL/SQL
5 7 (15.56%) C#
5 7 (15.56%) T-SQL
6 6 (13.33%) C++
7 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.67%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Sybase
2 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
3 8 (17.78%) Oracle
4 5 (11.11%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (11.11%) Talend
5 3 (6.67%) Citrix
5 3 (6.67%) VMware