The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 61 53 50
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 11 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.40% 1.21% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 1.71% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 3
Average daily rate
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£363 £750 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.66% +114.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £504 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £800 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £380 £338
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +12.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.68%
Performance Tuning
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
614 409 521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 78.02% 70.52% 65.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 179 260
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 40 58
Average hourly rate £35.75 £35.50 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.70% +5.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Performance Tuning
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Performance Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Performance Tuning
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -3 3 £350 -53.33% 4
Peterborough -6 2 £381 +81.54% 2
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East of England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 8 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) Hadoop
4 4 (22.22%) MySQL
4 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 3 (16.67%) Linux
5 3 (16.67%) TDD
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) Java
5 3 (16.67%) Data Structures
6 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (11.11%) User Experience
6 2 (11.11%) Liferay
6 2 (11.11%) Isilon
6 2 (11.11%) REST
6 2 (11.11%) Java EE
6 2 (11.11%) JSON
6 2 (11.11%) Migration
6 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
6 2 (11.11%) Spring
6 2 (11.11%) Identity Management
6 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) LAN
6 2 (11.11%) WAN
6 2 (11.11%) DHCP

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 2 (11.11%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) LAN
1 2 (11.11%) WAN
1 2 (11.11%) DHCP
1 2 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (27.78%) Hadoop
3 4 (22.22%) MySQL
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 2 (11.11%) DTS
5 1 (5.56%) ROLAP
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.56%) OLAP
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (27.78%) DBA
4 3 (16.67%) Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) MySQL DBA
5 2 (11.11%) EMC Storage Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Senior MySQL DBA
5 2 (11.11%) Operations Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) SQL DBA
5 2 (11.11%) Storage Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Implementation Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior DBA
5 2 (11.11%) MySQL Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior MySQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) ETL Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
1 2 (11.11%) XML
1 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
1 2 (11.11%) Spring
1 2 (11.11%) Java EE
1 2 (11.11%) JSON
1 2 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 3 (16.67%) TDD
4 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Identity Management
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) ERP
6 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.56%) ETL
6 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
6 1 (5.56%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.11%) EMC
1 2 (11.11%) Isilon
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) JD Edwards
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