The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Management over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Management
Rank 118 118 109
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 16 18 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.65% 0.56% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.69% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 13
Median daily rate £320 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.91% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £321 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £475 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £22.50 £44.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -49.43%
Performance Management
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2057 2607 2196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 83.11% 81.47% 79.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1220 1321 1158
Median daily rate £360 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 61 36
Median hourly rate £39.50 £30.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.50% +27.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £12.35 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £46.70 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

Performance Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Performance Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Performance Management
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Performance Management across the Scotland region.

Performance Management Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Performance Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Performance Management Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Performance Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Performance Management across the Scotland region.

Performance Management Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Performance Management
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Renfrewshire -12 7 £310 -11.82%
Edinburgh -4 5 - - 4
Glasgow +4 2 £363 +20.83% 1
Stirling - 1 £500 -
Performance Management
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Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Management 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Performance Management.

1 14 (37.84%) Finance
2 13 (35.14%) Windows
3 12 (32.43%) ITIL
3 12 (32.43%) Change Management
4 11 (29.73%) Service Management
4 11 (29.73%) Application Performance Management
5 10 (27.03%) Unix
5 10 (27.03%) Java
5 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
5 10 (27.03%) VBScript
6 9 (24.32%) PHP
6 9 (24.32%) Performance Monitoring
7 8 (21.62%) Degree
8 7 (18.92%) Firewall
8 7 (18.92%) ITSM
8 7 (18.92%) Project Management
8 7 (18.92%) C
8 7 (18.92%) Oracle
8 7 (18.92%) Linux
8 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
9 6 (16.22%) Portfolio Management
9 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
9 6 (16.22%) HP SiteScope
9 6 (16.22%) User Experience
9 6 (16.22%) C++
9 6 (16.22%) IBM
9 6 (16.22%) HP
9 6 (16.22%) CA
9 6 (16.22%) Incident Management

Performance Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 4 (10.81%) GlassFish
1 4 (10.81%) JBoss
1 4 (10.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
2 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (2.70%) HFM
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.70%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) Firewall
2 2 (5.41%) Internet
2 2 (5.41%) LAN
2 2 (5.41%) VoIP
2 2 (5.41%) WAN
2 2 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.70%) FTP
3 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MSI
2 4 (10.81%) Introscope
3 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (37.84%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Banking
2 2 (5.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Consultant
2 6 (16.22%) Implementation Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Applications Specialist
3 3 (8.11%) Monitoring Specialist
3 3 (8.11%) Performance Specialist
3 3 (8.11%) Security Consultant
3 3 (8.11%) SOC Consultant
3 3 (8.11%) Software Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Support Consultant
3 3 (8.11%) Systems Support
4 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Cyberthreat Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Cyberthreat Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Management Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Security Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Service Management Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Service Manager
4 2 (5.41%) SOC Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) Regular Expression
1 5 (13.51%) WinForms
1 5 (13.51%) WPF
1 5 (13.51%) XML
1 5 (13.51%) XSD
2 4 (10.81%) Hibernate
2 4 (10.81%) HTML
2 4 (10.81%) Java EE
2 4 (10.81%) Struts
3 2 (5.41%) .NET
3 2 (5.41%) Middleware
4 1 (2.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (16.22%) User Experience
3 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
4 3 (8.11%) Statistics
5 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.41%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (2.70%) CMDB
6 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Windows
2 10 (27.03%) Unix
3 7 (18.92%) Linux
4 5 (13.51%) Windows Server
4 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.41%) AIX
5 2 (5.41%) HPUX
5 2 (5.41%) Solaris
6 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Change Management
1 12 (32.43%) ITIL
2 11 (29.73%) Application Performance Management
2 11 (29.73%) Service Management
3 9 (24.32%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (18.92%) ITSM
4 7 (18.92%) Project Management
5 6 (16.22%) Incident Management
5 6 (16.22%) Portfolio Management
6 5 (13.51%) Prototyping
6 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
7 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (10.81%) Presales
8 3 (8.11%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
8 3 (8.11%) IT Governance
8 3 (8.11%) Performance Improvement
8 3 (8.11%) Test Strategy
8 3 (8.11%) TOGAF
8 3 (8.11%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) Java
1 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
1 10 (27.03%) VBScript
2 9 (24.32%) PHP
3 7 (18.92%) C
4 6 (16.22%) C++
5 5 (13.51%) C#
5 5 (13.51%) Groovy
5 5 (13.51%) Perl
5 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
5 5 (13.51%) Python
6 2 (5.41%) COBOL
6 2 (5.41%) PL/1
6 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
2 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
3 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.70%) CISA
5 1 (2.70%) CISSP
5 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) COBIT
1 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (8.11%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) HP SiteScope
2 4 (10.81%) CA Wily
2 4 (10.81%) Tivoli
3 2 (5.41%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle
2 6 (16.22%) CA
2 6 (16.22%) HP
2 6 (16.22%) IBM
3 5 (13.51%) Cognos
3 5 (13.51%) SAP
4 3 (8.11%) FrontRange
4 3 (8.11%) Intel Security
4 3 (8.11%) ServiceNow
4 3 (8.11%) Splunk
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco
5 2 (5.41%) Compuware
5 2 (5.41%) Hyperion
5 2 (5.41%) VMware
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.70%) Red Hat