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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Monitoring over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Monitoring
UK / Scotland
Rank 104 89 110
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +21
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 3 37 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% 1.46% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 1.77% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 24 8
Median daily rate £155 £363 £128
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.24% +182.65%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £55.65 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-22.73% +39.12%

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
1474 2095 2218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 84.13% 82.87% 81.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 880 1130 1253
Median daily rate £388 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 26 41
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.75 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.42% +73.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.70 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £50.00 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Performance Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Performance Monitoring as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh -1 3 £155 -57.24% 1
Performance Monitoring
UK

Performance Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Monitoring 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 Monitoring.

1 7 (70.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) XML
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Java EE
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (50.00%) TDD
3 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 5 (50.00%) XSLT
3 5 (50.00%) JBoss
3 5 (50.00%) SOA
3 5 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 5 (50.00%) JProfiler
4 3 (30.00%) Law
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) CA
5 2 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) Symantec
5 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (20.00%) SCCM
5 2 (20.00%) SCOM
5 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange

Performance Monitoring
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 5 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (10.00%) Apache
3 1 (10.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (10.00%) IaaS
3 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DHCP
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (50.00%) JProfiler
2 2 (20.00%) WinDbg
3 1 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 3 (30.00%) Law
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) XML XSLT Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Java EE
1 6 (60.00%) XML
2 5 (50.00%) XSLT
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) CGI
3 1 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 5 (50.00%) SOA
3 5 (50.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Change Control
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (10.00%) Network Design
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) Release Management
5 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (20.00%) XenApp
1 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
1 2 (20.00%) SCOM
1 2 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) CA
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) Symantec
2 2 (20.00%) Varonis
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) AppDynamics
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat