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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Monitoring
Rank 101 106 110
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 29 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.04% 0.20% 0.038%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 0.29% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 1
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£259 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.11% +41.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £315 £351
% change year-on-year
-7.93% -10.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £115.75 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+230.71% -
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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
2129 1717 1720
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 76.23% 69.88% 65.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1085 871 815
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 37 67
Average hourly rate £21.50 £29.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.86% +65.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £35.30 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -3 18 £325 -23.52%
Glasgow 0 8 £178 - 2
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Performance Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 22 (57.89%) Java
2 21 (55.26%) JBoss
3 20 (52.63%) XML
3 20 (52.63%) SOA
3 20 (52.63%) Eclipse
3 20 (52.63%) TDD
3 20 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (50.00%) XSLT
4 19 (50.00%) Java EE
5 14 (36.84%) Hibernate
6 13 (34.21%) Workflow
6 13 (34.21%) Spring
6 13 (34.21%) Maven
6 13 (34.21%) jBPM
6 13 (34.21%) BPMN
6 13 (34.21%) Drools
7 9 (23.68%) Linux
7 9 (23.68%) Red Hat
7 9 (23.68%) Scrum
8 8 (21.05%) Windows
8 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
9 7 (18.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (15.79%) SQL
10 6 (15.79%) Oracle
10 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
10 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (15.79%) Data Guard
10 6 (15.79%) Waterfall

Performance Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (5.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.63%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) Maple
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.26%) HTTP
3 1 (2.63%) LDAP
3 1 (2.63%) WAN
3 1 (2.63%) SAN
3 1 (2.63%) 3G
3 1 (2.63%) Firewall
3 1 (2.63%) 2G
3 1 (2.63%) Network Security
3 1 (2.63%) LTE
3 1 (2.63%) 4G
3 1 (2.63%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (52.63%) Eclipse
2 13 (34.21%) Maven
3 6 (15.79%) JProfiler
4 2 (5.26%) Subversion
5 1 (2.63%) Introscope
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Publishing
2 1 (2.63%) Banking
2 1 (2.63%) International Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) Developer
1 19 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle DBA
2 6 (15.79%) DBA
3 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
3 4 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.63%) Capacity Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Security Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) RAN Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (52.63%) XML
2 19 (50.00%) XSLT
2 19 (50.00%) Java EE
3 14 (36.84%) Hibernate
4 13 (34.21%) Spring
4 13 (34.21%) jBPM
4 13 (34.21%) Drools
5 3 (7.89%) J2EE
6 1 (2.63%) JSP
6 1 (2.63%) SOAP
6 1 (2.63%) XSL
6 1 (2.63%) JSF
6 1 (2.63%) Middleware
6 1 (2.63%) JAAS
6 1 (2.63%) HTML
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Streams
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Linux
2 8 (21.05%) Windows
3 7 (18.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (13.16%) AIX
6 1 (2.63%) Solaris
6 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) SOA
1 20 (52.63%) TDD
1 20 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (34.21%) Workflow
2 13 (34.21%) BPMN
3 9 (23.68%) Scrum
4 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (15.79%) Waterfall
6 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
7 3 (7.89%) Migration
7 3 (7.89%) Project Management
8 2 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (5.26%) Resource Management
9 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
9 1 (2.63%) Performance Management
9 1 (2.63%) Network Planning
9 1 (2.63%) Statistical Analysis
9 1 (2.63%) Identity Management
9 1 (2.63%) ETL
9 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) Java
2 6 (15.79%) SQL
3 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.63%) VB
4 1 (2.63%) Python
4 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.63%) Perl
4 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Data Guard
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (5.26%) SCOM
3 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.63%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (2.63%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 21 (55.26%) JBoss
2 9 (23.68%) Red Hat
3 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
4 6 (15.79%) Oracle
5 2 (5.26%) IBM
6 1 (2.63%) CA
6 1 (2.63%) Ericsson
6 1 (2.63%) Nokia
6 1 (2.63%) Veritas
6 1 (2.63%) Mapinfo
6 1 (2.63%) VMware
6 1 (2.63%) Huawei
6 1 (2.63%) Nokia Solutions and Networks