The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 108 121 107
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 71 84 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.02% 1.54% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 1.87% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 68 80
Median daily rate £450 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £349 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Performance Tuning
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3034 4482 4708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.36% 81.95% 79.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2436 3543 3495
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 43 47
Median hourly rate £17.25 £21.75 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.68% -1.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.01 £40.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Performance Tuning as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Performance Tuning
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Performance Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Tuning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 61 (49.59%) Oracle
2 60 (48.78%) SQL
3 45 (36.59%) Banking
4 39 (31.71%) Linux
5 35 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (27.64%) SQL Server
7 27 (21.95%) Finance
7 27 (21.95%) Analytics
8 26 (21.14%) Scrum
9 25 (20.33%) ITIL
9 25 (20.33%) Data Modelling
9 25 (20.33%) Oracle Database
10 24 (19.51%) Data Warehouse
10 24 (19.51%) Migration
11 22 (17.89%) Red Hat
12 21 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 20 (16.26%) DNS
14 19 (15.45%) Microsoft
14 19 (15.45%) PL/SQL
14 19 (15.45%) Netezza
14 19 (15.45%) Data Protection
14 19 (15.45%) Predictive Modelling
14 19 (15.45%) Database Optimisation
15 18 (14.63%) Unix
15 18 (14.63%) Python
15 18 (14.63%) RHCE
16 15 (12.20%) Windows
16 15 (12.20%) C#
17 14 (11.38%) High Availability
17 14 (11.38%) ITIL Certification

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (5.69%) WebLogic
2 6 (4.88%) IIS
3 5 (4.07%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.25%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.44%) Apache
5 3 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.44%) JBoss
6 2 (1.63%) CloudStack
6 2 (1.63%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.63%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (1.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (1.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.63%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.63%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.81%) CMS
7 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.81%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 4 (3.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 2 (1.63%) Documaker
2 2 (1.63%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (0.81%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.81%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.63%) GitHub
3 1 (0.81%) Force.com
3 1 (0.81%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.81%) IaaS
3 1 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.26%) DNS
2 6 (4.88%) HTTP
3 5 (4.07%) Firewall
3 5 (4.07%) SAN
4 3 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (2.44%) DHCP
4 3 (2.44%) FCoE
4 3 (2.44%) iSCSI
4 3 (2.44%) NAS
4 3 (2.44%) SSL
5 2 (1.63%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (1.63%) LAN
5 2 (1.63%) Multicast
5 2 (1.63%) WAN
6 1 (0.81%) DDNS
6 1 (0.81%) DMZ
6 1 (0.81%) Internet
6 1 (0.81%) Network Security
6 1 (0.81%) PSTN
6 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (27.64%) SQL Server
2 25 (20.33%) Oracle Database
3 24 (19.51%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (10.57%) Oracle Database 12c
5 12 (9.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (9.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (7.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (6.50%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (5.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (4.07%) MySQL
10 5 (4.07%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (3.25%) Data Mart
11 4 (3.25%) NoSQL
11 4 (3.25%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (3.25%) Relational Database
12 3 (2.44%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (2.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (4.88%) Git (software)
1 6 (4.88%) Subversion
2 4 (3.25%) TeamCity
3 3 (2.44%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.63%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.63%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.63%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.63%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.81%) JUnit
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.81%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.81%) VisualVM
5 1 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 45 (36.59%) Banking
2 27 (21.95%) Finance
3 5 (4.07%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.25%) Legal
5 3 (2.44%) Games
5 3 (2.44%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.63%) Billing
6 2 (1.63%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (43.09%) Developer
2 30 (24.39%) Administrator
3 23 (18.70%) DBA
4 18 (14.63%) Oracle Developer
5 17 (13.82%) Linux Administrator
6 16 (13.01%) SQL Developer
7 15 (12.20%) Agile Developer
7 15 (12.20%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 14 (11.38%) Senior Developer
9 13 (10.57%) PL/SQL Developer
9 13 (10.57%) SQL DBA
10 11 (8.94%) Senior Oracle Developer
10 11 (8.94%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
10 11 (8.94%) Senior SQL Developer
11 8 (6.50%) Oracle DBA
12 7 (5.69%) SQL Server DBA
13 6 (4.88%) Senior DBA
13 6 (4.88%) Senior SQL DBA
13 6 (4.88%) Senior SQL Server DBA
14 5 (4.07%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.50%) .NET
2 7 (5.69%) Web Services
3 5 (4.07%) Middleware
4 4 (3.25%) RESTful
5 3 (2.44%) J2EE
5 3 (2.44%) LAMP
5 3 (2.44%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (2.44%) REST
5 3 (2.44%) WebCenter
5 3 (2.44%) XML
6 2 (1.63%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (1.63%) JMS
6 2 (1.63%) SOAP
7 1 (0.81%) HTML
7 1 (0.81%) JMX
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle ADF
7 1 (0.81%) Rendezvous
7 1 (0.81%) Ultra Messaging
7 1 (0.81%) Visualforce
7 1 (0.81%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.38%) Mathematics
2 10 (8.13%) Replication
3 9 (7.32%) Clustering
4 7 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.07%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (2.44%) Equities
7 2 (1.63%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.63%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.63%) Statistics
8 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.81%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.81%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.81%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.81%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.81%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.81%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 39 (31.71%) Linux
2 21 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (14.63%) Unix
4 15 (12.20%) Windows
5 8 (6.50%) Solaris
6 5 (4.07%) Windows Server
7 4 (3.25%) AIX
7 4 (3.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.63%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.81%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (21.95%) Analytics
3 26 (21.14%) Scrum
4 25 (20.33%) Data Modelling
4 25 (20.33%) ITIL
5 24 (19.51%) Migration
6 19 (15.45%) Data Protection
6 19 (15.45%) Database Optimisation
6 19 (15.45%) Predictive Modelling
7 14 (11.38%) High Availability
8 12 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (8.94%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (8.94%) Investment Management
10 7 (5.69%) Database Security
10 7 (5.69%) ETL
11 6 (4.88%) Configuration Management
11 6 (4.88%) Performance Optimisation
12 5 (4.07%) CRM
12 5 (4.07%) Low Latency
12 5 (4.07%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 60 (48.78%) SQL
2 19 (15.45%) PL/SQL
3 18 (14.63%) Python
4 15 (12.20%) C#
5 11 (8.94%) T-SQL
6 9 (7.32%) Shell Script
7 8 (6.50%) Bash Shell
8 7 (5.69%) Java
8 7 (5.69%) PowerShell
8 7 (5.69%) Ruby
9 5 (4.07%) Perl
10 3 (2.44%) C
10 3 (2.44%) SPARQL
11 2 (1.63%) Jython
11 2 (1.63%) Korn
12 1 (0.81%) C++
12 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.81%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (14.63%) RHCE
2 14 (11.38%) ITIL Certification
2 14 (11.38%) RHCA
3 9 (7.32%) Degree
4 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.44%) CCNP
5 3 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.44%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.63%) CCIE
6 2 (1.63%) OCP
6 2 (1.63%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.63%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.81%) CCNA
7 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.44%) QA
2 2 (1.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.63%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (7.32%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (4.88%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.07%) vSphere
4 4 (3.25%) Xen
5 3 (2.44%) NFS
5 3 (2.44%) Oracle Clusterware
5 3 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.44%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.63%) Docker
6 2 (1.63%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.63%) KVM
6 2 (1.63%) SRDF
6 2 (1.63%) XenServer
7 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (4.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (4.07%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (4.07%) Puppet
3 4 (3.25%) Data Guard
4 2 (1.63%) Ansible
4 2 (1.63%) Cobbler
4 2 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.63%) Salt
4 2 (1.63%) Terraform
4 2 (1.63%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.81%) Cacti
5 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.81%) Nagios
5 1 (0.81%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.81%) SCOM
5 1 (0.81%) SnapVault
5 1 (0.81%) WSUS
Vendors
1 61 (49.59%) Oracle
2 22 (17.89%) Red Hat
3 19 (15.45%) Microsoft
3 19 (15.45%) Netezza
4 10 (8.13%) VMware
5 7 (5.69%) Sybase
6 6 (4.88%) Microgen
7 5 (4.07%) Cisco
8 4 (3.25%) NetApp
8 4 (3.25%) Veritas
9 3 (2.44%) EMC
9 3 (2.44%) F5
9 3 (2.44%) HP
9 3 (2.44%) IBM
9 3 (2.44%) Murex
10 2 (1.63%) EnterpriseDB
10 2 (1.63%) Intel
10 2 (1.63%) Juniper
10 2 (1.63%) Pega
10 2 (1.63%) Percona
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