The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 19 29 32
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 2 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.22% 0.56% 3.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 0.70% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 11
Average daily rate
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£488 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% +55.55%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
75 143 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 83.33% 80.79% 89.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 96 206
Average daily rate £500 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £363 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £800 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Average hourly rate - £21.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Database Security
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) EJB
2 1 (33.33%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OO

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 (33.33%) TIBCO EMS
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Front Office
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Java Architect
2 1 (33.33%) SOA Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) EJB
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) JMS
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OOP
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Sun
1 1 (33.33%) TIBCO