Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 6 months to 22 November 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.

Performance Management
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 177 156 162
Rank change year-on-year -21 +6 -17
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 11 25 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.22% 0.57% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.69% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 17
Scotland median daily rate £400 £320 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -3.03% -12.00%
10th Percentile £256 £293 £298
90th Percentile £490 £400 £488
UK median daily rate £436 £400 £420
% change year-on-year +8.88% -4.76% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £16.19 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -24.71% +7.50% -33.22%

Performance Management 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 4249 3633 5027
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 84.19% 83.56% 82.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2422 2128 2624
Scotland median daily rate £390 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.55% -5.07% -
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £538 £488 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.91% +3.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 87 102
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.67 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.00 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%

Performance Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Management in Scotland

Performance Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Management in Scotland

Performance Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Management in Scotland over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Management in Scotland

Performance Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Management in Scotland

Performance Management
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 Management within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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 -13 7 £425 - 2
Stirling +6 1 £320 -36.00%
Glasgow -15 1 - -
Performance Management
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Performance Management.

1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Governance
4 1 (9.09%) Markit EDM
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) CyberArk
4 1 (9.09%) ForgeRock
4 1 (9.09%) OpenAM
4 1 (9.09%) Ansible
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Open-E
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Software Licensing
4 1 (9.09%) Network Design
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Spring

Performance Management
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 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Markit EDM
1 1 (9.09%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Law
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Digital Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Digital Performance Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) HR Officer
3 1 (9.09%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Operations Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) SAN Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Spring
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Fixed Income
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
1 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
2 1 (9.09%) Analytics
2 1 (9.09%) Change Control
2 1 (9.09%) Content Management
2 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) DevOps
2 1 (9.09%) High Availability
2 1 (9.09%) Information Security Governance
2 1 (9.09%) Line Management
2 1 (9.09%) Network Design
2 1 (9.09%) People Management
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Measurement
2 1 (9.09%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (9.09%) Software Licensing
2 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (9.09%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (9.09%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) OpenAM
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
1 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Brocade
2 1 (9.09%) CyberArk
2 1 (9.09%) ForgeRock
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) Nimble Storage
2 1 (9.09%) Open-E
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Software AG
2 1 (9.09%) Synology
2 1 (9.09%) Veritas
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) webMethods