The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Monitoring 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 Monitoring over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Monitoring
Rank 97 115 110
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 26 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.95% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 1 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £360
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 -
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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
2064 1737 1747
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 75.60% 68.76% 67.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1139 871 866
Average daily rate £375 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 50 78
Average hourly rate £32.50 £29.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% +28.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £118.00 £36.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

Performance Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Monitoring across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Monitoring Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Performance Monitoring
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Performance Monitoring Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Performance Monitoring
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Performance Monitoring Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Performance Monitoring
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Performance Monitoring Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Performance Monitoring
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 Monitoring within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Edinburgh +8 15 £310 -27.05% 1
Glasgow - 8 £178 -
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Performance Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Performance Monitoring 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 Monitoring.

1 26 (60.47%) Java
2 25 (58.14%) JBoss
3 24 (55.81%) XML
3 24 (55.81%) SOA
3 24 (55.81%) Eclipse
3 24 (55.81%) TDD
3 24 (55.81%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (53.49%) Java EE
4 23 (53.49%) XSLT
5 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (34.88%) Hibernate
7 14 (32.56%) Spring
7 14 (32.56%) Maven
7 14 (32.56%) jBPM
7 14 (32.56%) BPMN
7 14 (32.56%) Drools
7 14 (32.56%) Workflow
8 12 (27.91%) Scrum
9 9 (20.93%) JProfiler
9 9 (20.93%) Red Hat
9 9 (20.93%) Linux
10 8 (18.60%) Windows
11 7 (16.28%) SQL
11 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
11 7 (16.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (13.95%) Data Guard
12 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database
12 6 (13.95%) Waterfall
12 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database 11g

Performance Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Performance Monitoring 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 Monitoring. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (2.33%) CICS
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) Maple
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.65%) HTTP
3 1 (2.33%) SAN
3 1 (2.33%) SNA
3 1 (2.33%) Firewall
3 1 (2.33%) 2G
3 1 (2.33%) 3G
3 1 (2.33%) LDAP
3 1 (2.33%) SMS
3 1 (2.33%) WAN
3 1 (2.33%) Network Security
3 1 (2.33%) LTE
3 1 (2.33%) 4G
3 1 (2.33%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database
1 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.65%) MySQL
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.33%) DB2
5 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (55.81%) Eclipse
2 14 (32.56%) Maven
3 9 (20.93%) JProfiler
4 2 (4.65%) Subversion
5 1 (2.33%) Introscope
General
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Publishing
2 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (53.49%) Java Developer
1 23 (53.49%) Developer
2 7 (16.28%) DBA
3 6 (13.95%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (9.30%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Implementation Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.33%) Administrator
7 1 (2.33%) Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (2.33%) Security Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Capacity Manager
7 1 (2.33%) RAN Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (55.81%) XML
2 23 (53.49%) Java EE
2 23 (53.49%) XSLT
3 15 (34.88%) Hibernate
4 14 (32.56%) Spring
4 14 (32.56%) jBPM
4 14 (32.56%) Drools
5 3 (6.98%) J2EE
6 1 (2.33%) Middleware
6 1 (2.33%) JAAS
6 1 (2.33%) XSL
6 1 (2.33%) HTML
6 1 (2.33%) JSP
6 1 (2.33%) SOAP
6 1 (2.33%) JSF
6 1 (2.33%) ISPF
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Linux
2 8 (18.60%) Windows
3 7 (16.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (11.63%) AIX
6 1 (2.33%) zOS
6 1 (2.33%) Solaris
6 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) SOA
1 24 (55.81%) TDD
1 24 (55.81%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (32.56%) BPMN
3 14 (32.56%) Workflow
4 12 (27.91%) Scrum
5 6 (13.95%) Waterfall
6 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.98%) Project Management
7 3 (6.98%) Migration
8 2 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.65%) Resource Management
8 2 (4.65%) Customer Engagement
9 1 (2.33%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.33%) Identity Management
9 1 (2.33%) ETL
9 1 (2.33%) ITIL
9 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 26 (60.47%) Java
2 7 (16.28%) SQL
3 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.33%) REXX
4 1 (2.33%) Python
4 1 (2.33%) VB
4 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.33%) Perl
4 1 (2.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.33%) RACF
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) Data Guard
2 2 (4.65%) SCOM
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.33%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.33%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (2.33%) CA Wily
3 1 (2.33%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 25 (58.14%) JBoss
2 9 (20.93%) Red Hat
3 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
4 6 (13.95%) Oracle
5 2 (4.65%) IBM
6 1 (2.33%) CA
6 1 (2.33%) Ericsson
6 1 (2.33%) Nokia
6 1 (2.33%) Veritas
6 1 (2.33%) Mapinfo
6 1 (2.33%) SAP
6 1 (2.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 1 (2.33%) VMware
6 1 (2.33%) Huawei