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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Management
Rank 110 121 109
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 9 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.46% 0.38% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.48% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 8
Median daily rate £348 £320 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.59% -19.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £238 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £345 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.49 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-2.79% -31.02%
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
1589 2287 2198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 80.41% 79.33% 77.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 940 1202 1231
Median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 40 24
Median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.35 £16.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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
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 4 December 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
West Dunbartonshire - 3 £375 -
Glasgow +12 2 £400 +14.28%
Renfrewshire -11 2 £315 -1.56%
Edinburgh +16 1 - - 1
Argyll and Bute - 1 - -
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Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Service Management
3 10 (43.48%) Application Performance Management
4 7 (30.43%) ITSM
4 7 (30.43%) ITIL
5 6 (26.09%) Unix
5 6 (26.09%) HP
5 6 (26.09%) Finance
5 6 (26.09%) CMDB
5 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
5 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
6 5 (21.74%) User Experience
6 5 (21.74%) HP SiteScope
6 5 (21.74%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
6 5 (21.74%) BMC
6 5 (21.74%) Change Management
7 4 (17.39%) Remedy
7 4 (17.39%) C
7 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
7 4 (17.39%) Perl
7 4 (17.39%) PHP
7 4 (17.39%) VBScript
7 4 (17.39%) Groovy
7 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
7 4 (17.39%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
7 4 (17.39%) Regular Expression
8 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software

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 1 (4.35%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
1 2 (8.70%) LAN
1 2 (8.70%) VoIP
1 2 (8.70%) WAN
1 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
2 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MSI
1 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Implementation Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Administrator
2 2 (8.70%) Consultant
2 2 (8.70%) Development Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Software Development Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (4.35%) Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Change Consultant
3 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (4.35%) Network Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Project Leader
3 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Security Consultant
3 1 (4.35%) Security Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Security Specialist
3 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Regular Expression
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) XML
2 2 (8.70%) XSD
3 1 (4.35%) CSS
3 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) CMDB
2 5 (21.74%) User Experience
3 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Unix
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.04%) Linux
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.35%) AIX
5 1 (4.35%) HPUX
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Service Management
2 10 (43.48%) Application Performance Management
3 7 (30.43%) ITIL
3 7 (30.43%) ITSM
4 5 (21.74%) Change Management
4 5 (21.74%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
5 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
6 3 (13.04%) Migration
6 3 (13.04%) Presales
6 3 (13.04%) Workflow
7 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity Management
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (8.70%) High Availability
7 2 (8.70%) Network Optimisation
7 2 (8.70%) OO
7 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
7 2 (8.70%) Project Management
7 2 (8.70%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) C
1 4 (17.39%) Groovy
1 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
1 4 (17.39%) Perl
1 4 (17.39%) PHP
1 4 (17.39%) VBScript
2 3 (13.04%) C++
2 3 (13.04%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.70%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) SQL
4 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (8.70%) Degree
5 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) vSphere
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.35%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) HP
2 5 (21.74%) BMC
3 4 (17.39%) Remedy
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco
4 3 (13.04%) VMware
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle
6 1 (4.35%) CA
6 1 (4.35%) Compuware
6 1 (4.35%) Dell
6 1 (4.35%) Intel Security
6 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.35%) SAP
6 1 (4.35%) Splunk