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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 55 53 60
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 9 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.18% 1.14% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 1.65% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 2
Average daily rate
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£369 £750 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.83% +130.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £504 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £800 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.50 £111.25
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -68.08%
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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
575 423 513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 75.26% 68.89% 64.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 178 245
Average daily rate £400 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 38 66
Average hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

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 28 November 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 4 £350 -53.33% 4
Peterborough -3 1 £388 +84.52% 1
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Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) TDD
2 5 (26.32%) Scrum
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) MySQL
2 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (26.32%) Data Structures
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (21.05%) EMC
3 4 (21.05%) DHCP
3 4 (21.05%) DNS
3 4 (21.05%) Migration
4 3 (15.79%) ERP
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.79%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) SAP
4 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
5 2 (10.53%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (10.53%) Isilon
5 2 (10.53%) REST
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (10.53%) Spring
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (10.53%) Java EE

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (10.53%) Liferay
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) DHCP
1 4 (21.05%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) LAN
2 2 (10.53%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) MySQL
1 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 2 (10.53%) DTS
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (5.26%) ROLAP
5 1 (5.26%) OLAP
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) DBA
3 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) MySQL Developer
4 3 (15.79%) MySQL DBA
5 2 (10.53%) EMC Storage Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Senior MySQL DBA
5 2 (10.53%) Operations Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Senior MySQL Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Implementation Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior DBA
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
5 2 (10.53%) SQL DBA
5 2 (10.53%) Storage Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) REST
1 2 (10.53%) Spring
1 2 (10.53%) Java EE
1 2 (10.53%) JSON
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
1 2 (10.53%) XML
1 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.26%) LAMP
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Data Structures
2 2 (10.53%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) PKI
3 1 (5.26%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) HPUX
3 1 (5.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) TDD
2 5 (26.32%) Scrum
2 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (21.05%) Migration
4 3 (15.79%) ERP
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.53%) Identity Management
5 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) E-business
6 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.26%) ETL
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
6 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) Perl
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) OCP
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (5.26%) RHCE
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) EMC
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) SAP
3 2 (10.53%) Isilon
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.26%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) JD Edwards