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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 114 114 104
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 58 73 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.68% 1.58% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 1.87% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 62 89
Median daily rate £450 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £329 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
3015 3902 4694
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.39% 84.24% 80.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2406 3112 3526
Median daily rate £475 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £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 21 36 53
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.25 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £35.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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 September 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 September 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 60 (48.00%) Oracle
2 54 (43.20%) SQL
3 44 (35.20%) Banking
4 41 (32.80%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (28.00%) Linux
6 32 (25.60%) SQL Server
6 32 (25.60%) Analytics
7 31 (24.80%) Data Warehouse
8 30 (24.00%) Data Modelling
8 30 (24.00%) Scrum
9 26 (20.80%) Finance
10 25 (20.00%) Netezza
10 25 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
10 25 (20.00%) Database Optimisation
11 24 (19.20%) Migration
11 24 (19.20%) ITIL
12 21 (16.80%) DNS
12 21 (16.80%) Red Hat
12 21 (16.80%) Oracle Database
13 19 (15.20%) Data Protection
13 19 (15.20%) RHCE
13 19 (15.20%) PL/SQL
13 19 (15.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 17 (13.60%) Python
15 16 (12.80%) C#
16 15 (12.00%) RHCA
16 15 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
17 14 (11.20%) Mathematics
18 13 (10.40%) Microsoft
18 13 (10.40%) Unix

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 6 (4.80%) IIS
2 5 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.20%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.40%) Apache
5 2 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.60%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (1.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (1.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.60%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.80%) CMS
6 1 (0.80%) JBoss
6 1 (0.80%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.80%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.80%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 5 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.20%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 2 (1.60%) Documaker
2 2 (1.60%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (0.80%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.80%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.40%) GitHub
2 1 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.80%) Force.com
2 1 (0.80%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.80%) IaaS
2 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.80%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (16.80%) DNS
2 6 (4.80%) HTTP
3 3 (2.40%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (2.40%) DHCP
3 3 (2.40%) FCoE
3 3 (2.40%) Firewall
3 3 (2.40%) iSCSI
3 3 (2.40%) NAS
3 3 (2.40%) SAN
3 3 (2.40%) SSL
4 2 (1.60%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (1.60%) LAN
4 2 (1.60%) Multicast
4 2 (1.60%) WAN
5 1 (0.80%) DDNS
5 1 (0.80%) DMZ
5 1 (0.80%) Internet
5 1 (0.80%) Network Security
5 1 (0.80%) PSTN
5 1 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (25.60%) SQL Server
2 31 (24.80%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (16.80%) Oracle Database
4 11 (8.80%) Oracle Database 12c
4 11 (8.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (6.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (5.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (4.80%) MySQL
8 6 (4.80%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (4.80%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (4.00%) NoSQL
9 5 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (3.20%) Data Mart
10 4 (3.20%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (2.40%) MongoDB
11 3 (2.40%) OLTP
11 3 (2.40%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (4.00%) Subversion
2 3 (2.40%) Mercurial
3 2 (1.60%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.60%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (1.60%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.60%) Vagrant
3 2 (1.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.80%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.80%) JIRA
4 1 (0.80%) JUnit
4 1 (0.80%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.80%) VisualVM
General
1 44 (35.20%) Banking
2 26 (20.80%) Finance
3 5 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.40%) Games
5 2 (1.60%) Billing
5 2 (1.60%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.60%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.60%) Legal
6 1 (0.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 61 (48.80%) Developer
2 27 (21.60%) Administrator
3 20 (16.00%) Oracle Developer
4 18 (14.40%) Agile Developer
4 18 (14.40%) Linux Administrator
5 17 (13.60%) DBA
5 17 (13.60%) SQL Developer
6 16 (12.80%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 14 (11.20%) Senior Developer
8 13 (10.40%) PL/SQL Developer
9 11 (8.80%) Senior Oracle Developer
9 11 (8.80%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
9 11 (8.80%) Senior SQL Developer
10 8 (6.40%) SQL DBA
11 6 (4.80%) Oracle DBA
12 5 (4.00%) Consultant
12 5 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
13 4 (3.20%) Senior DBA
13 4 (3.20%) Senior SQL DBA
13 4 (3.20%) Senior SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.40%) Web Services
2 7 (5.60%) .NET
3 5 (4.00%) Middleware
4 4 (3.20%) RESTful
5 3 (2.40%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (2.40%) REST
5 3 (2.40%) WebCenter
6 2 (1.60%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (1.60%) J2EE
6 2 (1.60%) JMS
6 2 (1.60%) LAMP
6 2 (1.60%) SOAP
6 2 (1.60%) XML
7 1 (0.80%) JMX
7 1 (0.80%) JSON
7 1 (0.80%) Oracle ADF
7 1 (0.80%) Rendezvous
7 1 (0.80%) Ultra Messaging
7 1 (0.80%) Visualforce
7 1 (0.80%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.20%) Mathematics
2 7 (5.60%) Replication
3 6 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.80%) Clustering
4 5 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.40%) Equities
6 2 (1.60%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.60%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.60%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.60%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.60%) Statistics
6 2 (1.60%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.80%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.80%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.80%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.80%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.80%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.80%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 35 (28.00%) Linux
2 19 (15.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (10.40%) Unix
4 12 (9.60%) Windows
5 7 (5.60%) Solaris
6 5 (4.00%) Windows Server
7 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.40%) AIX
9 2 (1.60%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.80%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.80%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (32.80%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (25.60%) Analytics
3 30 (24.00%) Data Modelling
3 30 (24.00%) Scrum
4 25 (20.00%) Database Optimisation
4 25 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
5 24 (19.20%) ITIL
5 24 (19.20%) Migration
6 19 (15.20%) Data Protection
7 13 (10.40%) High Availability
8 11 (8.80%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (8.80%) Investment Management
9 10 (8.00%) ETL
10 7 (5.60%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (4.80%) Performance Optimisation
12 5 (4.00%) Configuration Management
12 5 (4.00%) CRM
12 5 (4.00%) Database Security
12 5 (4.00%) Low Latency
12 5 (4.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 54 (43.20%) SQL
2 19 (15.20%) PL/SQL
3 17 (13.60%) Python
4 16 (12.80%) C#
5 8 (6.40%) T-SQL
6 7 (5.60%) Bash Shell
7 6 (4.80%) Java
7 6 (4.80%) Perl
7 6 (4.80%) PowerShell
7 6 (4.80%) Ruby
8 5 (4.00%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.40%) C
9 3 (2.40%) SPARQL
10 2 (1.60%) Jython
10 2 (1.60%) Korn
10 2 (1.60%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.80%) C++
11 1 (0.80%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.80%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.80%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (15.20%) RHCE
2 15 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
2 15 (12.00%) RHCA
3 12 (9.60%) Degree
4 4 (3.20%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.40%) CCNP
5 3 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.60%) CCIE
6 2 (1.60%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.60%) OCP
6 2 (1.60%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.60%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.80%) CCNA
7 1 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.20%) QA
2 2 (1.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.80%) SLA
3 1 (0.80%) Solvency II
System Software
1 10 (8.00%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (4.80%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.40%) NFS
4 3 (2.40%) Oracle Clusterware
4 3 (2.40%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (2.40%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.40%) vSphere
5 2 (1.60%) Docker
5 2 (1.60%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.60%) KVM
5 2 (1.60%) SRDF
5 2 (1.60%) Xen
6 1 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (3.20%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (2.40%) Data Guard
3 3 (2.40%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (2.40%) Puppet
4 1 (0.80%) Cacti
4 1 (0.80%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.80%) Nagios
4 1 (0.80%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.80%) PowerCLI
4 1 (0.80%) SnapVault
4 1 (0.80%) WSUS
Vendors
1 60 (48.00%) Oracle
2 25 (20.00%) Netezza
3 21 (16.80%) Red Hat
4 13 (10.40%) Microsoft
5 10 (8.00%) VMware
6 6 (4.80%) Microgen
6 6 (4.80%) Sybase
7 5 (4.00%) Cisco
8 4 (3.20%) NetApp
9 3 (2.40%) EMC
9 3 (2.40%) F5
9 3 (2.40%) HP
9 3 (2.40%) IBM
9 3 (2.40%) Murex
9 3 (2.40%) Percona
9 3 (2.40%) Veritas
10 2 (1.60%) Intel
10 2 (1.60%) Juniper
10 2 (1.60%) Pega
10 2 (1.60%) WorldPay
City of London
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £530 - £570 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago