The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Performance Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Management over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Management
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 66 83 77
Rank change year-on-year +17 -6  
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 4 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.45% 0.40% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.48% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £425 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £406
% change year-on-year +5.00% -1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.89 £21.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year +80.86% -36.76%  

Performance Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 752 1253 1139
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 84.59% 82.71% 81.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 701 642
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 11
Median hourly rate £15.86 £20.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.63% -45.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £14.80 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.94 £39.25 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Performance Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Performance Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Management in Edinburgh

Performance Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Performance Management in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Management in Edinburgh

Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Management 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Performance Management.

1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) IaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering

Performance Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (20.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Dell
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) VMware