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 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Monitoring
Rank 112 96 117
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +21
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 8 34 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.41% 1.20% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 1.51% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 28 7
Median daily rate £275 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.61% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £172 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £400 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.47 £17.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+182.65% -68.18%
Performance Monitoring
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
1586 2253 2187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 81.25% 79.22% 77.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 917 1207 1212
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 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 41 23
Median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.35 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

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
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 9 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 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
Edinburgh -3 7 £270 -28.00% 1
South Ayrshire - 1 £275 -
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Performance Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 9 (64.29%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) JBoss
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (35.71%) Performance Management
4 5 (35.71%) JProfiler
4 5 (35.71%) User Experience
4 5 (35.71%) Application Performance Management
4 5 (35.71%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 5 (35.71%) TDD
4 5 (35.71%) Java EE
4 5 (35.71%) Scrum
4 5 (35.71%) Service Management
4 5 (35.71%) SOA
4 5 (35.71%) Eclipse
4 5 (35.71%) HP
4 5 (35.71%) XML
4 5 (35.71%) XSLT
5 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 4 (28.57%) C
5 4 (28.57%) HP SiteScope
5 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) Regular Expression
6 3 (21.43%) Groovy
6 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) Presales
6 3 (21.43%) C++
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) Perl

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 6 (42.86%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DHCP
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) VoIP
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Eclipse
1 5 (35.71%) JProfiler
2 2 (14.29%) WinDbg
3 1 (7.14%) JMeter
3 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
1 5 (35.71%) Java Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Implementation Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Test Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
4 1 (7.14%) XML XSLT Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Java EE
1 5 (35.71%) XML
1 5 (35.71%) XSLT
2 3 (21.43%) Regular Expression
3 1 (7.14%) CGI
3 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Unix
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) AIX
4 1 (7.14%) HPUX
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (35.71%) Application Performance Management
2 5 (35.71%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 5 (35.71%) Performance Management
2 5 (35.71%) Scrum
2 5 (35.71%) Service Management
2 5 (35.71%) SOA
2 5 (35.71%) TDD
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) ITSM
3 3 (21.43%) Presales
4 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.14%) High Availability
5 1 (7.14%) Network Design
5 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
5 1 (7.14%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) C
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) C++
3 3 (21.43%) Groovy
3 3 (21.43%) Perl
3 3 (21.43%) PHP
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) VBScript
4 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) BC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
1 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (14.29%) XenApp
1 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) SCOM
2 2 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (7.14%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) HP
2 3 (21.43%) CA
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Symantec
3 2 (14.29%) Varonis
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Compuware
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) SAP