The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 32 30 48
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +18
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 3 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.43% 2.30% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 3.09% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Average daily rate
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£294 £275 £409
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% -32.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £225 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £375 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £62.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -44.00%
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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 Basingstoke region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
157 162 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 74.76% 74.65% 76.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 92 110
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £185 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 17
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.69 £14.00 £11.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £41.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Basingstoke region.

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Performance Tuning
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Basingstoke region.

Performance Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Performance Tuning 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 Tuning.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Clustering
3 2 (40.00%) Replication
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) MCTS
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) MCDBA
3 2 (40.00%) MCP
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) MCITP
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) Korn
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Xcelsius
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) PowerHA
4 1 (20.00%) GlassFish
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) AIX
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) RAD
4 1 (20.00%) Client/Server

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Performance Tuning 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 Tuning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (20.00%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Xcelsius
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) DBA
1 2 (40.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (20.00%) AIX Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Objects Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Clustering
2 2 (40.00%) Replication
3 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) AIX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) RAD
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) VBA
4 1 (20.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCP
1 2 (40.00%) MCDBA
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCTS
1 2 (40.00%) MCITP
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) PowerHA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (20.00%) IBM