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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 56 67 73
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 13 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.55% 1.20% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 1.55% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 5
Median daily rate £500 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £325 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £388 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.01% +13.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £38.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+29.03% +3.33%
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
690 970 984
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 82.44% 77.91% 77.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 476 552
Median daily rate £430 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 32 55
Median hourly rate £37.50 £19.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.36% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.87 £10.00 £8.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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
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 3 December 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 +18 13 £500 +26.58% 1
Performance Tuning
South East

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Linux
3 12 (50.00%) ITIL
4 11 (45.83%) ITIL V2
4 11 (45.83%) Capacity Management
5 10 (41.67%) vCloud
5 10 (41.67%) VMware
5 10 (41.67%) CentOS
5 10 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 10 (41.67%) Red Hat
5 10 (41.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (41.67%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (33.33%) SQL
6 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 8 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (29.17%) Docker
7 7 (29.17%) Puppet
7 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
7 7 (29.17%) SCCM
7 7 (29.17%) MS Office
7 7 (29.17%) Oracle
7 7 (29.17%) Unix
7 7 (29.17%) vRealize
8 6 (25.00%) SCOM
8 6 (25.00%) DV Cleared
8 6 (25.00%) IaaS
9 5 (20.83%) Oracle RAC

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 1 (4.17%) Apache Pig
1 1 (4.17%) Apache Spark
1 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.17%) SAS
1 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
1 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Office
2 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (4.17%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) IaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
1 1 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.33%) DB2
3 2 (8.33%) PowerCenter
4 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.17%) Apache Hive
4 1 (4.17%) Big Data
4 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.17%) DB2 UDB
4 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.17%) HBase
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.17%) QlikView
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Spanish Language
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) DBA
2 7 (29.17%) SQL DBA
3 6 (25.00%) VMware Specialist
4 5 (20.83%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (16.67%) Administrator
5 4 (16.67%) Automation Specialist
6 3 (12.50%) Data Centre Specialist
7 2 (8.33%) ABAP Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Developer
7 2 (8.33%) SAP Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Architect
8 1 (4.17%) Build Automation Specialist
8 1 (4.17%) DB2 Administrator
8 1 (4.17%) DB2 DBA
8 1 (4.17%) SAP Administrator
8 1 (4.17%) Server Specialist
8 1 (4.17%) SQL Server DBA
8 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) J2EE
2 1 (4.17%) JDBC
2 1 (4.17%) JNDI
2 1 (4.17%) ODBC
2 1 (4.17%) SAPUI5
2 1 (4.17%) SOAP
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 3 (12.50%) Replication
2 2 (8.33%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Linux
3 10 (41.67%) CentOS
3 10 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (29.17%) Unix
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) ITIL
2 11 (45.83%) Capacity Management
2 11 (45.83%) ITIL V2
3 8 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (12.50%) Migration
4 3 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.33%) Data Management
5 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.17%) Change Control
6 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.17%) High Availability
6 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.17%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (4.17%) MapReduce
6 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) ABAP
2 2 (8.33%) Python
2 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) Jython
3 1 (4.17%) Korn
3 1 (4.17%) PHP
3 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) Ruby
3 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
4 6 (25.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) MCITP
5 1 (4.17%) MCTS
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) vCloud
1 10 (41.67%) Virtual Machines
1 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (29.17%) Docker
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (12.50%) vSphere
5 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
5 1 (4.17%) HDFS
5 1 (4.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) Puppet
1 7 (29.17%) SCCM
1 7 (29.17%) vRealize
2 6 (25.00%) SCOM
3 3 (12.50%) vMotion
4 1 (4.17%) CA Wily
4 1 (4.17%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (4.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 10 (41.67%) Red Hat
1 10 (41.67%) VMware
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle
3 3 (12.50%) SAP
3 3 (12.50%) Veeam
4 2 (8.33%) IBM
4 2 (8.33%) Informatica
5 1 (4.17%) Cloudera
5 1 (4.17%) Remedy
5 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow