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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Monitoring
Rank 119 117 102
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 6 21 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.26% 0.64% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.79% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 16
Median daily rate £318 £375 £259
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.09% +44.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £119 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £403 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £357 £290
% change year-on-year
-10.42% +23.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £30.00 £115.75
% change year-on-year
-38.33% -74.08%
Performance Monitoring
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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
1895 2666 2231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.79% 81.68% 79.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1114 1393 1147
Median daily rate £360 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £265 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 62 28
Median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +16.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

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 25 August 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
Renfrewshire - 4 £315 -
Glasgow 0 1 £325 +46.39%
Edinburgh -5 1 £317 -16.63%
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Performance Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 15 (65.22%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
3 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (43.48%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (39.13%) Performance Management
5 9 (39.13%) Unix
5 9 (39.13%) Windows
5 9 (39.13%) JBoss
5 9 (39.13%) User Experience
5 9 (39.13%) Application Performance Management
6 7 (30.43%) HP
6 7 (30.43%) Hibernate
6 7 (30.43%) PHP
6 7 (30.43%) HTML
6 7 (30.43%) Java EE
6 7 (30.43%) RESTful
6 7 (30.43%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 6 (26.09%) TDD
7 6 (26.09%) C
7 6 (26.09%) Python
7 6 (26.09%) Service Management
7 6 (26.09%) Finance
8 5 (21.74%) CA
8 5 (21.74%) Linux
8 5 (21.74%) SOA
8 5 (21.74%) Perl
8 5 (21.74%) ITIL
8 5 (21.74%) jQuery
8 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
8 5 (21.74%) HP SiteScope

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 9 (39.13%) JBoss
2 3 (13.04%) GlassFish
2 3 (13.04%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Firewall
1 3 (13.04%) HTTP
2 1 (4.35%) DHCP
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Eclipse
1 4 (17.39%) Maven
2 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) gulp
2 3 (13.04%) Introscope
2 3 (13.04%) JProfiler
3 2 (8.70%) JMeter
3 2 (8.70%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Implementation Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Applications Specialist
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Monitoring Specialist
4 3 (13.04%) Node.js Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Performance Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) DBA
5 2 (8.70%) Monitoring Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Test Leader
5 2 (8.70%) SQL DBA
5 2 (8.70%) Test Leader
6 1 (4.35%) AWS Developer
6 1 (4.35%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Cloud Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) Hibernate
1 7 (30.43%) HTML
1 7 (30.43%) Java EE
1 7 (30.43%) RESTful
2 5 (21.74%) jQuery
3 4 (17.39%) Apache CXF
3 4 (17.39%) CSS
3 4 (17.39%) Drools
3 4 (17.39%) J2EE
3 4 (17.39%) jBPM
3 4 (17.39%) JSF
3 4 (17.39%) Regular Expression
3 4 (17.39%) RichFaces
3 4 (17.39%) SOAP
3 4 (17.39%) Spring
3 4 (17.39%) Web Services
3 4 (17.39%) XML
3 4 (17.39%) XSLT
4 3 (13.04%) Node.js
4 3 (13.04%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) User Experience
2 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
3 3 (13.04%) Algorithms
3 3 (13.04%) Data Structures
3 3 (13.04%) iPad
4 2 (8.70%) Clustering
4 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (8.70%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (8.70%) Virtual Team
4 2 (8.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Unix
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) AIX
3 2 (8.70%) HPUX
3 2 (8.70%) Solaris
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (39.13%) Application Performance Management
3 9 (39.13%) Performance Management
4 7 (30.43%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 6 (26.09%) Service Management
5 6 (26.09%) TDD
6 5 (21.74%) ITIL
6 5 (21.74%) SOA
7 4 (17.39%) BPMN
7 4 (17.39%) High Availability
7 4 (17.39%) ITSM
7 4 (17.39%) Presales
7 4 (17.39%) Workflow
8 3 (13.04%) Change Management
8 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
8 3 (13.04%) OO
8 3 (13.04%) Scrum
8 3 (13.04%) Service Design
8 3 (13.04%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
3 7 (30.43%) PHP
4 6 (26.09%) C
4 6 (26.09%) Python
5 5 (21.74%) Perl
6 4 (17.39%) C++
6 4 (17.39%) Groovy
6 4 (17.39%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) VBScript
7 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (13.04%) CA Wily
2 3 (13.04%) Tivoli
3 2 (8.70%) Kubernetes
3 2 (8.70%) Mesos
3 2 (8.70%) Unicenter
4 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.35%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (4.35%) Nagios
4 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) HP
2 5 (21.74%) CA
3 3 (13.04%) IBM
4 2 (8.70%) Compuware
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) SAP
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.35%) Symantec
5 1 (4.35%) VMware