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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 96 134 121
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -13
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 67 71 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.02% 1.22% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 1.53% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 55 67
Median daily rate £450 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £333 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £65.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-38.46% +62.50%
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
2820 4645 4785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.84% 79.98% 80.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2312 3659 3593
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 51 38
Median hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.44% +13.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.95 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £59.70 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 June 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 June 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 69 (61.61%) SQL
2 58 (51.79%) Oracle
3 47 (41.96%) SQL Server
4 39 (34.82%) Finance
5 38 (33.93%) Banking
6 30 (26.79%) Linux
7 29 (25.89%) Oracle Database
8 23 (20.54%) Windows
8 23 (20.54%) Microsoft
9 22 (19.64%) Migration
10 21 (18.75%) PL/SQL
11 19 (16.96%) Unix
11 19 (16.96%) Data Warehouse
11 19 (16.96%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (15.18%) ITIL
12 17 (15.18%) Shell Script
13 16 (14.29%) C#
13 16 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (14.29%) Replication
13 16 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
14 15 (13.39%) Oracle Database 12c
14 15 (13.39%) Data Modelling
14 15 (13.39%) T-SQL
15 14 (12.50%) Red Hat
15 14 (12.50%) Scrum
15 14 (12.50%) Analytics
16 13 (11.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 13 (11.61%) Oracle Database 11g
16 13 (11.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 13 (11.61%) Sybase

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 5 (4.46%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.57%) IIS
2 4 (3.57%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.68%) Apache
3 3 (2.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 3 (2.68%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.79%) CloudStack
4 2 (1.79%) JBoss
4 2 (1.79%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.79%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.89%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.89%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 6 (5.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) SimCorp Dimension
2 1 (0.89%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.89%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.89%) IaaS
2 1 (0.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.93%) DNS
2 7 (6.25%) SAN
3 4 (3.57%) Firewall
4 3 (2.68%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (2.68%) FCoE
4 3 (2.68%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (2.68%) HTTP
4 3 (2.68%) iSCSI
4 3 (2.68%) LAN
4 3 (2.68%) NAS
4 3 (2.68%) WAN
5 2 (1.79%) Multicast
6 1 (0.89%) DMZ
6 1 (0.89%) Network Security
6 1 (0.89%) PSTN
6 1 (0.89%) SSL
6 1 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (41.96%) SQL Server
2 29 (25.89%) Oracle Database
3 19 (16.96%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (13.39%) Oracle Database 12c
6 13 (11.61%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (11.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (8.04%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
9 8 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (4.46%) MySQL
12 4 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (3.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 4 (3.57%) BusinessObjects XI
12 4 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (3.57%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 5 (4.46%) Subversion
2 3 (2.68%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.79%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.79%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.79%) Toad
4 1 (0.89%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.89%) Flyway
4 1 (0.89%) Liquibase
4 1 (0.89%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.89%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 39 (34.82%) Finance
2 38 (33.93%) Banking
3 7 (6.25%) Investment Banking
3 7 (6.25%) Legal
4 2 (1.79%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.89%) Games
5 1 (0.89%) Retail
5 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (35.71%) Developer
2 32 (28.57%) DBA
3 22 (19.64%) SQL DBA
4 21 (18.75%) Administrator
5 16 (14.29%) SQL Developer
6 15 (13.39%) Oracle Developer
7 13 (11.61%) Oracle DBA
8 12 (10.71%) PL/SQL Developer
8 12 (10.71%) Senior Developer
9 10 (8.93%) Senior Oracle Developer
9 10 (8.93%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
9 10 (8.93%) Senior SQL Developer
10 9 (8.04%) Consultant
10 9 (8.04%) Linux Administrator
11 7 (6.25%) Agile Developer
11 7 (6.25%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 7 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
12 6 (5.36%) Senior DBA
12 6 (5.36%) Senior SQL DBA
12 6 (5.36%) Senior SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.93%) .NET
2 4 (3.57%) Middleware
3 2 (1.79%) J2EE
3 2 (1.79%) LAMP
3 2 (1.79%) XML
4 1 (0.89%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.89%) Android SDK
4 1 (0.89%) HTML
4 1 (0.89%) Murex MxML
4 1 (0.89%) Oracle ADF
4 1 (0.89%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.89%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (0.89%) Rendezvous
4 1 (0.89%) RESTful
4 1 (0.89%) SOAP
4 1 (0.89%) Ultra Messaging
4 1 (0.89%) Web Services
4 1 (0.89%) WebCenter
4 1 (0.89%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.29%) Replication
2 12 (10.71%) Clustering
3 11 (9.82%) Mathematics
4 7 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.25%) Equities
5 5 (4.46%) Fixed Income
5 5 (4.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (3.57%) Derivative
7 3 (2.68%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.68%) Statistics
8 2 (1.79%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.79%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.89%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.89%) Biometrics
9 1 (0.89%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.89%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.89%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.89%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 30 (26.79%) Linux
2 23 (20.54%) Windows
3 19 (16.96%) Unix
4 13 (11.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (9.82%) Solaris
6 3 (2.68%) AIX
6 3 (2.68%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.89%) Android
7 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.64%) Migration
2 19 (16.96%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (15.18%) ITIL
4 16 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (13.39%) Data Modelling
6 14 (12.50%) Analytics
6 14 (12.50%) Scrum
7 12 (10.71%) Data Protection
7 12 (10.71%) High Availability
8 10 (8.93%) Database Optimisation
8 10 (8.93%) ETL
8 10 (8.93%) Investment Management
8 10 (8.93%) Predictive Modelling
9 9 (8.04%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (6.25%) Database Security
10 7 (6.25%) Database Tuning
11 5 (4.46%) Workflow
12 4 (3.57%) Enterprise Architecture
12 4 (3.57%) Low Latency
12 4 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 69 (61.61%) SQL
2 21 (18.75%) PL/SQL
3 17 (15.18%) Shell Script
4 16 (14.29%) C#
5 15 (13.39%) T-SQL
6 13 (11.61%) Python
7 9 (8.04%) Perl
8 5 (4.46%) Java
9 4 (3.57%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.68%) Korn
10 3 (2.68%) Ruby
11 2 (1.79%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.89%) C++
12 1 (0.89%) R
12 1 (0.89%) Scala
12 1 (0.89%) Tcl
12 1 (0.89%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.89%) VBA
12 1 (0.89%) VBScript
12 1 (0.89%) VC++
Qualifications
1 11 (9.82%) RHCE
2 9 (8.04%) Degree
3 7 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (6.25%) RHCA
4 6 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.68%) CCNP
5 3 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.79%) CCIE
6 2 (1.79%) OCP
6 2 (1.79%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.79%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.89%) CCNA
7 1 (0.89%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.57%) SLA
2 3 (2.68%) QA
System Software
1 10 (8.93%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.57%) vSphere
3 4 (3.57%) Xen
4 3 (2.68%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.68%) NFS
4 3 (2.68%) Oracle Clusterware
4 3 (2.68%) SRDF
5 2 (1.79%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.79%) KVM
5 2 (1.79%) XenServer
6 1 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.89%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (8.93%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
2 7 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (3.57%) Data Guard
3 4 (3.57%) SCOM
3 4 (3.57%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.79%) Ansible
4 2 (1.79%) Cobbler
4 2 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.79%) Puppet
4 2 (1.79%) Salt
4 2 (1.79%) Terraform
5 1 (0.89%) Control-M
5 1 (0.89%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.89%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.89%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 58 (51.79%) Oracle
2 23 (20.54%) Microsoft
3 14 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 13 (11.61%) Sybase
5 10 (8.93%) Netezza
6 7 (6.25%) Veritas
6 7 (6.25%) VMware
7 6 (5.36%) Cisco
7 6 (5.36%) EMC
8 4 (3.57%) Informatica
8 4 (3.57%) Murex
8 4 (3.57%) NetApp
9 3 (2.68%) Intel
9 3 (2.68%) SAP
10 2 (1.79%) BMC
10 2 (1.79%) EnterpriseDB
10 2 (1.79%) F5
10 2 (1.79%) IBM
10 2 (1.79%) Juniper
10 2 (1.79%) Remedy
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