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 2 June 2015 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 60 63 45
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -18
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 7 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.92% 0.72% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 0.93% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
- +16.88%
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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
560 538 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 73.88% 77.19% 61.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 265 174
Average daily rate £355 £388 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.38% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 55 31
Average hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.55 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 2 June 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Peterborough - 3 £450 - 1
Cambridge 0 1 - - 5
Performance Tuning
East of England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
1 5 (55.56%) Hadoop
1 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
2 4 (44.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Database Tuning
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Network Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Apache Hive
5 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
5 1 (11.11%) MapReduce
5 1 (11.11%) Apache Pig
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (11.11%) SaaS
5 1 (11.11%) IBM
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) DataStage
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) DB2
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) OO

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 1 (11.11%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Hadoop
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Hive
3 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (11.11%) DataStage
3 1 (11.11%) DB2
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Hadoop Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Development Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Development Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Implementation Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) DataStage Developer
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL DBA
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Database Tuning
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Network Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) MapReduce
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) IBM
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft