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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 27 29 34
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 2 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.04% 1.49% 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 2.19% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Average daily rate
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£294 £244 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.51% -39.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
- +16.88%
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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
148 137 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 76.68% 67.82% 70.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 89 90
Average daily rate £388 £353 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.92% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £176 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 10
Average hourly rate £15.00 £31.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.61% -20.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -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

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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 22 May 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) MCTS
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) MCDBA
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Xcelsius
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) RAD
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Business Objects
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) VBA

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Xcelsius
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Business Objects Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) RAD
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCP
1 2 (66.67%) MCTS
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) MCDBA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Business Objects