The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Docklands, London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 19 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 8 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 4.65% 7.48% 6.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.44% 8.40% 9.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 15
Average daily rate £550 £625 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £600 £558
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £625 £659
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
- -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £62.50 £30.38
% change year-on-year
-44.00% +105.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
147 131 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 85.47% 89.12% 77.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 92 134
Average daily rate £500 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £320 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 9
Average hourly rate £33.75 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Performance Tuning
London

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle
3 8 (53.33%) UNIX
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 8 (53.33%) Banking
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (33.33%) EMC
5 5 (33.33%) NetApp
5 5 (33.33%) Finance
6 4 (26.67%) Essbase
6 4 (26.67%) Intel
6 4 (26.67%) SAN
6 4 (26.67%) Benchmarking
6 4 (26.67%) Sybase
6 4 (26.67%) Java
6 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
6 4 (26.67%) Solaris
6 4 (26.67%) LAN
6 4 (26.67%) WAN
6 4 (26.67%) NFS
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (26.67%) NAS
6 4 (26.67%) SRDF
6 4 (26.67%) FCoE
6 4 (26.67%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
6 4 (26.67%) Multicast
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle Linux

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (13.33%) SAS
2 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (6.67%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) SAN
1 4 (26.67%) LAN
1 4 (26.67%) WAN
1 4 (26.67%) NAS
1 4 (26.67%) FCoE
1 4 (26.67%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (26.67%) Multicast
2 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) Essbase
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (6.67%) HBase
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.67%) OLAP
4 1 (6.67%) DecisionStream
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) LLVM
1 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
1 1 (6.67%) Toad
General
1 8 (53.33%) Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Architect
2 4 (26.67%) DBA
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (20.00%) IT Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Architect
5 1 (6.67%) ETL Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Analyst Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Sybase DBA
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Sybase Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) XML
1 1 (6.67%) XSLT
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) Rendezvous
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Derivative
1 3 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.67%) Physics
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Credit Derivative
2 1 (6.67%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (6.67%) CUDA
2 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk
2 1 (6.67%) Market Risk
2 1 (6.67%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) UNIX
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) Solaris
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Benchmarking
2 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (13.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (6.67%) Parallel Processing
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.67%) ETL
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
3 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.67%) VC++
5 1 (6.67%) C#
5 1 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) PhD
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) NFS
1 4 (26.67%) SRDF
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) EMC
2 5 (33.33%) NetApp
3 4 (26.67%) Intel
3 4 (26.67%) Sybase
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco
4 3 (20.00%) Hyperion
5 2 (13.33%) IBM
5 2 (13.33%) Actimize
6 1 (6.67%) 29West
6 1 (6.67%) Isilon
6 1 (6.67%) DataSynapse
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) JBoss
6 1 (6.67%) Cognos
6 1 (6.67%) TIBCO