Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Performance Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Analysis over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 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.

Performance Analysis
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 203 152 199
Rank change year-on-year -51 +47 -17
Contract jobs citing Performance Analysis 1 30 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.018% 0.63% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.021% 0.74% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 22 6
Scotland median daily rate - £419 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.87% -1.07%
UK median daily rate £431 £419 £430
% change year-on-year +2.99% -2.50% -0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £39.00 £41.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year -5.45% +10.00% +36.86%

Performance Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,770 4,053 4,484
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 87.41% 84.84% 85.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,677 2,298 2,605
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +6.90% -3.33%
10th Percentile £255 £256 £236
90th Percentile £550 £530 £495
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 102 107
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £26.25 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.57% -13.93% +45.24%
10th Percentile £10.85 £13.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.80 £43.75 £42.70
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £24.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -14.58% +4.35% +4.55%

Performance Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Performance Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Analysis in Scotland

Performance Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Analysis in Scotland

Performance Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Analysis in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Analysis in Scotland

Performance Analysis
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 Analysis within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -8 1 - -
Performance Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Performance Analysis.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (100.00%) Mimecast
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team

Performance Analysis
Co-occurring 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 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware