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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Management over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Management
Rank 103 103 106
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 20 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.72% 0.66% 0.097%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.92% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £355 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £39.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-35.89% +81.39%
Performance Management
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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 Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2146 1741 1433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 77.64% 71.65% 69.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1212 880 749
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 26 20
Average hourly rate £25.00 £17.93 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.43% -52.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.22 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £180.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Performance Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Management across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +11 9 £525 +61.53% 1
West Lothian +4 4 - -
Edinburgh -1 4 £400 - 3
Fife - 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Scottish Borders - - - -
West Dunbartonshire - - - -
Stirling - - - -
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Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Performance Management 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 Management.

1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 12 (32.43%) ITIL
3 9 (24.32%) SQL
3 9 (24.32%) BMC
3 9 (24.32%) Performance Analysis
4 8 (21.62%) Oracle
4 8 (21.62%) Windows
5 7 (18.92%) SAP
5 7 (18.92%) Change Management
6 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (16.22%) Middleware
6 6 (16.22%) UNIX
6 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
6 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
7 5 (13.51%) SAP EHS
7 5 (13.51%) TOGAF
7 5 (13.51%) C
7 5 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (13.51%) Analytics
7 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
8 4 (10.81%) Coaching
8 4 (10.81%) Cognos
8 4 (10.81%) IBM
8 4 (10.81%) Perl
8 4 (10.81%) Solaris
8 4 (10.81%) Project Management
8 4 (10.81%) VMware
8 4 (10.81%) MODAF
8 4 (10.81%) WebSphere

Performance Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Performance Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.81%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.11%) SAS
2 3 (8.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) SAP EHS
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) SAN
1 1 (2.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) DB2
2 3 (8.11%) OLAP
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle OLAP
2 3 (8.11%) Big Data
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.70%) SAP HANA
3 1 (2.70%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) ERwin
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (5.41%) Retail
5 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Law
5 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Architect
2 6 (16.22%) Programme Manager
3 4 (10.81%) Consultant
3 4 (10.81%) Capacity Planner
3 4 (10.81%) Capacity Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Senior Security Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Security Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Senior Security Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Data Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Security Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Senior Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Data Architect
6 1 (2.70%) Designer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) Middleware
2 3 (8.11%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.70%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Cryptography
2 3 (8.11%) Reference Data
2 3 (8.11%) iSeries
2 3 (8.11%) Social Media
3 2 (5.41%) User Experience
3 2 (5.41%) FMCG
3 2 (5.41%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.70%) Open Source
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) UNIX
3 4 (10.81%) Solaris
4 3 (8.11%) Linux
4 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) ITIL
2 9 (24.32%) Performance Analysis
3 7 (18.92%) Change Management
4 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (13.51%) TOGAF
5 5 (13.51%) Analytics
6 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.81%) Coaching
6 4 (10.81%) MODAF
6 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (10.81%) Portfolio Management
6 4 (10.81%) Project Management
7 3 (8.11%) Data Modelling
7 3 (8.11%) ETL
7 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.11%) CRM
7 3 (8.11%) Migration
7 3 (8.11%) Data Security
7 3 (8.11%) Data Architecture
7 3 (8.11%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) SQL
2 5 (13.51%) C
3 4 (10.81%) Perl
4 1 (2.70%) C#
4 1 (2.70%) VBScript
4 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
1 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) CCNA
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (8.11%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.41%) QA
3 1 (2.70%) SLA
3 1 (2.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (2.70%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) BMC
2 8 (21.62%) Oracle
3 7 (18.92%) SAP
4 4 (10.81%) Cognos
4 4 (10.81%) IBM
4 4 (10.81%) VMware
5 3 (8.11%) Teradata
5 3 (8.11%) Sybase
5 3 (8.11%) Splunk
5 3 (8.11%) ArcSight
5 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.11%) Informatica
5 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.70%) Primavera
6 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.70%) FrontRange