The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff 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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 38 31 33
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.26% 0.44% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 0.63% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £338
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +12.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £9.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £36.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+21.52% +15.20%
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South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
228 160 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 71.70% 71.11% 75.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 119 102
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £97.50 £9.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.92% +946.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Performance Tuning
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Performance Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Python
1 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Ruby
1 4 (50.00%) Software Packaging
1 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (50.00%) CentOS
1 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Memcached
1 4 (50.00%) Puppet
1 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (50.00%) IaaS
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (50.00%) Open Source
1 4 (50.00%) SaaS
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 4 (50.00%) StatsD
1 4 (50.00%) Ansible
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps
1 4 (50.00%) Graphite
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 3 (37.50%) Database Tuning
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (37.50%) Korn
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 4 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) IaaS
1 4 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) DBA
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Development DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Teradata DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Software Packaging
1 4 (50.00%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) CentOS
1 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (37.50%) UNIX
2 3 (37.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) Database Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Python
1 4 (50.00%) Ruby
2 3 (37.50%) Korn
2 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
2 3 (37.50%) Perl
2 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Puppet
1 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (50.00%) StatsD
1 4 (50.00%) Ansible
1 4 (50.00%) Graphite
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (37.50%) Remedy
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Informatica
3 1 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (12.50%) Teradata
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago