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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Tuning
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 75 56 74
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +18
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 2 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.22% 1.59% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 1.93% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 3
Median daily rate £300 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +1.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £44.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-14.77% -12.00%

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
754 827 987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 81.43% 82.29% 80.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 431 518
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £295 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £526 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 20 22
Median hourly rate £25.00 £16.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £12.30 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 -13 2 £300 -24.76% 3
Performance Tuning
South East

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 12 (75.00%) ITIL
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) ITIL V2
2 11 (68.75%) Capacity Management
3 10 (62.50%) vCloud
3 10 (62.50%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (62.50%) Linux
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 10 (62.50%) Red Hat
3 10 (62.50%) VMware
3 10 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (62.50%) CentOS
3 10 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
5 7 (43.75%) SCCM
5 7 (43.75%) MS Office
5 7 (43.75%) vRealize
5 7 (43.75%) Puppet
5 7 (43.75%) Docker
6 6 (37.50%) IaaS
6 6 (37.50%) DV Cleared
7 5 (31.25%) SCOM
7 5 (31.25%) SQL
8 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
8 3 (18.75%) Virtual Environments
8 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
8 3 (18.75%) Veeam
8 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi

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 (6.25%) Apache Pig
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Office
2 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) IaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) DataStax
2 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.25%) HBase
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) Power BI
2 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Specialist
2 4 (25.00%) Automation Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Data Centre Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Database Developer
4 2 (12.50%) DBA
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Database Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Build Automation Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Server Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) J2EE
1 1 (6.25%) JDBC
1 1 (6.25%) JNDI
1 1 (6.25%) SOAP
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
1 3 (18.75%) Replication
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) CentOS
2 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) ITIL
2 11 (68.75%) Capacity Management
2 11 (68.75%) ITIL V2
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (12.50%) Data Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) Database Tuning
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Build Automation
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) Garbage Collection
5 1 (6.25%) High Availability
5 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (6.25%) MapReduce
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Presales
5 1 (6.25%) Server Building
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
3 2 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.25%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) Jython
4 1 (6.25%) Korn
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
4 6 (37.50%) DV Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) MCITP
5 1 (6.25%) MCTS
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) vCloud
1 10 (62.50%) Virtual Machines
1 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (43.75%) Docker
3 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (18.75%) vSphere
4 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
4 1 (6.25%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) Puppet
1 7 (43.75%) SCCM
1 7 (43.75%) vRealize
2 5 (31.25%) SCOM
3 3 (18.75%) vMotion
4 1 (6.25%) CA Wily
4 1 (6.25%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 10 (62.50%) Red Hat
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 3 (18.75%) Veeam
3 1 (6.25%) Cloudera
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Remedy
3 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow