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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 31 42 47
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 2 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.96% 3.80% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 4.46% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
Average daily rate
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- £403 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £38.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.94%
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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
133 224 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 63.64% 85.17% 78.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 136 133
Average daily rate £338 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £290 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 14
Average hourly rate £37.50 £23.13 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.16% -5.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £18.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £29.50 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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

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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

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) VBScript
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Intel
2 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Device Driver
2 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Database Security
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) Replication
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) DBA
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Database Security
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) VBScript
2 2 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Intel