The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 64 48 74
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +26
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 14 44 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.46% 3.62% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 4.48% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 3
Median daily rate £365 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £263 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £365 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £348
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £45.00
Performance Tuning
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
821 982 1003
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 85.70% 80.89% 78.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 491 592
Median daily rate £410 £363 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.10% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 39
Median hourly rate £38.50 £32.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% +58.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.55 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Performance Tuning as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Performance Tuning
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Performance Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Performance Tuning
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -12 12 £365 +12.30% 1
High Wycombe +3 1 £400 +52.38%
Performance Tuning
South East

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Tuning 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 16 (55.17%) Windows
2 15 (51.72%) Security Cleared
3 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
4 12 (41.38%) SC Cleared
5 10 (34.48%) High Availability
5 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
5 10 (34.48%) Linux
5 10 (34.48%) SQL
5 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
6 9 (31.03%) MS Office
6 9 (31.03%) ITIL
6 9 (31.03%) HP
6 9 (31.03%) Service Management
6 9 (31.03%) ITSM
6 9 (31.03%) OVSD
6 9 (31.03%) Capacity Management
7 8 (27.59%) ITIL V3
7 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (27.59%) Ubuntu
7 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (27.59%) CentOS
7 8 (27.59%) Finance
8 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (24.14%) Statistics
8 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
9 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
9 6 (20.69%) SCOM

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2 (6.90%) Apache
1 2 (6.90%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) JBoss
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MS Office
2 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) SAP R/3
2 2 (6.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) iSCSI
2 2 (6.90%) NetScaler
2 2 (6.90%) SAN
3 1 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (3.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (13.79%) MongoDB
4 4 (13.79%) MS Access
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (6.90%) PowerCenter
7 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Toad
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Automotive
2 2 (6.90%) Electronics
2 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) DBA
2 6 (20.69%) SQL DBA
3 5 (17.24%) Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) SAP Developer
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) ABAP Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) Development Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Development DBA
5 2 (6.90%) Database Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Database Developer
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Web Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) SAP XI
1 5 (17.24%) Web Dynpro
2 2 (6.90%) AppFabric
3 1 (3.45%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.45%) J2EE
3 1 (3.45%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Statistics
2 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.34%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.45%) Clustering
4 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) Linux
3 8 (27.59%) CentOS
3 8 (27.59%) Ubuntu
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
4 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.90%) AIX
7 1 (3.45%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) High Availability
2 9 (31.03%) Capacity Management
2 9 (31.03%) ITIL
2 9 (31.03%) ITSM
2 9 (31.03%) Service Management
3 8 (27.59%) ITIL V3
4 6 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (17.24%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (17.24%) SDLC
6 4 (13.79%) ETL
6 4 (13.79%) Project Management
7 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
7 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.90%) Analytics
8 2 (6.90%) B2C
8 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) Data Analytics
8 2 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) ABAP
3 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) Security Cleared
2 12 (41.38%) SC Cleared
3 5 (17.24%) DV Cleared
4 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.45%) MCITP
5 1 (3.45%) MCTS
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
2 6 (20.69%) NFS
2 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) OVSD
2 6 (20.69%) SCOM
3 3 (10.34%) Nagios
4 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.45%) cPanel
4 1 (3.45%) SCSM
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 9 (31.03%) HP
3 6 (20.69%) VMware
4 5 (17.24%) SAP
5 3 (10.34%) NetApp
6 2 (6.90%) Informatica
7 1 (3.45%) arcserve
7 1 (3.45%) F5
7 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.45%) Sitecore
7 1 (3.45%) Symantec
7 1 (3.45%) Veeam