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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Monitoring
Rank 129 121 114
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 9 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.35% 0.53% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.66% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 9
Median daily rate £320 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £243 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £398 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £384 £313
% change year-on-year
-15.30% +22.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £30.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-55.00% +4.34%
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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
2126 2587 2191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 83.14% 81.15% 79.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1257 1301 1149
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 56 37
Median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.03% +6.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.18 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.28 £46.70 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 July 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 -11 4 £317 -15.51%
Renfrewshire - 4 £320 -
Glasgow -3 1 £325 -
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Performance Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 17 (54.84%) Java
2 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
3 12 (38.71%) JBoss
4 10 (32.26%) Unix
5 9 (29.03%) Windows
5 9 (29.03%) RESTful
5 9 (29.03%) Java EE
5 9 (29.03%) Hibernate
5 9 (29.03%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 8 (25.81%) User Experience
6 8 (25.81%) Application Performance Management
6 8 (25.81%) TDD
6 8 (25.81%) Performance Management
6 8 (25.81%) SQL
7 7 (22.58%) Perl
7 7 (22.58%) PHP
7 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
7 7 (22.58%) HTML
7 7 (22.58%) SOA
7 7 (22.58%) jQuery
7 7 (22.58%) Finance
8 6 (19.35%) Workflow
8 6 (19.35%) Spring
8 6 (19.35%) JSF
8 6 (19.35%) Maven
8 6 (19.35%) jBPM
8 6 (19.35%) BPMN
8 6 (19.35%) RichFaces

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 12 (38.71%) JBoss
2 5 (16.13%) WebSphere
3 3 (9.68%) GlassFish
4 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.23%) MQSeries
5 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (6.45%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) HTTP
3 2 (6.45%) SAN
4 1 (3.23%) DHCP
4 1 (3.23%) DNS
4 1 (3.23%) IPsec
4 1 (3.23%) VLAN
4 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (9.68%) Data Mining
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.23%) DB2
5 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Eclipse
1 6 (19.35%) Maven
2 5 (16.13%) JProfiler
3 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.68%) gulp
3 3 (9.68%) Introscope
4 2 (6.45%) JMeter
4 2 (6.45%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) DBA
2 6 (19.35%) Java Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Implementation Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) SQL DBA
4 3 (9.68%) Applications Specialist
4 3 (9.68%) Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Monitoring Specialist
4 3 (9.68%) Node.js Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Performance Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) AIX Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Performance Test Leader
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (6.45%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.23%) AWS Developer
6 1 (3.23%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Cloud Developer
6 1 (3.23%) DB2 Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) Hibernate
1 9 (29.03%) Java EE
1 9 (29.03%) RESTful
2 7 (22.58%) HTML
2 7 (22.58%) jQuery
3 6 (19.35%) Apache CXF
3 6 (19.35%) Drools
3 6 (19.35%) J2EE
3 6 (19.35%) jBPM
3 6 (19.35%) JSF
3 6 (19.35%) RichFaces
3 6 (19.35%) SOAP
3 6 (19.35%) Spring
3 6 (19.35%) XML
3 6 (19.35%) XSLT
4 5 (16.13%) Web Services
5 4 (12.90%) CSS
5 4 (12.90%) Regular Expression
6 3 (9.68%) Express
6 3 (9.68%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) User Experience
2 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.90%) Clustering
4 3 (9.68%) Algorithms
4 3 (9.68%) Data Structures
4 3 (9.68%) iPad
5 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (6.45%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (6.45%) Virtual Team
5 2 (6.45%) Visualisation
6 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Unix
2 9 (29.03%) Windows
3 6 (19.35%) Linux
4 5 (16.13%) AIX
5 2 (6.45%) HPUX
5 2 (6.45%) Solaris
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (29.03%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 8 (25.81%) Application Performance Management
4 8 (25.81%) Performance Management
4 8 (25.81%) TDD
5 7 (22.58%) SOA
6 6 (19.35%) BPMN
6 6 (19.35%) High Availability
6 6 (19.35%) Workflow
7 5 (16.13%) ITIL
7 5 (16.13%) Service Management
8 4 (12.90%) Change Management
8 4 (12.90%) ITSM
8 4 (12.90%) Scrum
9 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
9 3 (9.68%) OO
9 3 (9.68%) OOD
9 3 (9.68%) Presales
9 3 (9.68%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) Java
2 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
3 8 (25.81%) SQL
4 7 (22.58%) Perl
4 7 (22.58%) PHP
5 6 (19.35%) C
5 6 (19.35%) Python
6 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
7 4 (12.90%) C++
7 4 (12.90%) Groovy
7 4 (12.90%) VBScript
8 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) CCNA
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.45%) Docker
3 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (9.68%) CA Wily
2 3 (9.68%) Tivoli
3 2 (6.45%) Kubernetes
3 2 (6.45%) Mesos
3 2 (6.45%) Unicenter
4 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.23%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) Nagios
4 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) HP
2 5 (16.13%) CA
3 3 (9.68%) IBM
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle
3 3 (9.68%) VMware
4 2 (6.45%) Compuware
4 2 (6.45%) SAP
5 1 (3.23%) Ab Initio
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) F5
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.23%) Symantec
Alloa, Clackmannanshire
Harvey Nash plc
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