The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 102 91 99
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 43 61 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.38% 1.94% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 2.50% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 37 9
Average daily rate
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£310 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £190 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £413 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £352 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.60% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £38.75 £33.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -3.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Performance Tuning
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2362 2436 1730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 75.73% 77.65% 72.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1422 1457 874
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 150 124
Average hourly rate £31.50 £29.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.62% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.64 £43.54 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Performance Tuning
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Performance Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Performance Tuning
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -9 22 £310 +12.72% 6
Essex +8 16 £325 -7.14% 4
Cambridgeshire -14 2 £275 -33.33% 5
Norfolk +11 1 - -
Bedfordshire +9 1 £150 -45.45% 1
Suffolk -5 1 - -
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England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 47 (55.95%) SQL
2 34 (40.48%) SQL Server
3 33 (39.29%) Oracle
4 24 (28.57%) Linux
5 22 (26.19%) ETL
6 21 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 20 (23.81%) T-SQL
7 20 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (21.43%) Windows
8 18 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (21.43%) Relational Database
9 14 (16.67%) Clustering
10 13 (15.48%) UNIX
10 13 (15.48%) Finance
10 13 (15.48%) Microsoft
11 12 (14.29%) MySQL
11 12 (14.29%) RDBMS
11 12 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (13.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (13.10%) Data Architecture
12 11 (13.10%) Mentoring
12 11 (13.10%) MongoDB
13 10 (11.90%) Data Quality
13 10 (11.90%) Git (software)
13 10 (11.90%) Hadoop
13 10 (11.90%) Data Mart
13 10 (11.90%) Java
13 10 (11.90%) Informatica
13 10 (11.90%) PowerCenter
14 9 (10.71%) ERwin

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 5 (5.95%) Apache
1 5 (5.95%) nginx
1 5 (5.95%) Apache Solr
2 4 (4.76%) WebLogic
2 4 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.19%) IIS
5 1 (1.19%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (3.57%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.19%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.95%) DNS
1 5 (5.95%) SAN
2 4 (4.76%) DHCP
3 3 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.57%) Firewall
4 2 (2.38%) SSL
4 2 (2.38%) LAN
4 2 (2.38%) WAN
4 2 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.38%) NAS
5 1 (1.19%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.19%) LDAP
5 1 (1.19%) VoIP
5 1 (1.19%) VPN
5 1 (1.19%) FTP
5 1 (1.19%) IPv4
5 1 (1.19%) 802.11
5 1 (1.19%) Wireless
5 1 (1.19%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.19%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (40.48%) SQL Server
2 21 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 18 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 18 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (14.29%) MySQL
4 12 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 12 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (13.10%) MongoDB
5 11 (13.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (11.90%) Data Mart
6 10 (11.90%) PowerCenter
6 10 (11.90%) Hadoop
7 7 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (8.33%) Big Data
8 6 (7.14%) Amazon Redshift
8 6 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (5.95%) Redis
9 5 (5.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (11.90%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.71%) ERwin
3 5 (5.95%) Subversion
3 5 (5.95%) Mercurial
3 5 (5.95%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (2.38%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.19%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (15.48%) Finance
2 3 (3.57%) Automotive
2 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.38%) Retail
4 1 (1.19%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (33.33%) Developer
2 25 (29.76%) DBA
3 14 (16.67%) SQL DBA
4 12 (14.29%) Administrator
5 9 (10.71%) Informatica Developer
6 8 (9.52%) SQL Server DBA
7 7 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
7 7 (8.33%) Architect
8 6 (7.14%) Data Architect
8 6 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
9 5 (5.95%) Lead Developer
9 5 (5.95%) PHP Developer
9 5 (5.95%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 4 (4.76%) Hadoop Administrator
10 4 (4.76%) Hybris Developer
10 4 (4.76%) MySQL DBA
10 4 (4.76%) Analyst
10 4 (4.76%) SQL Developer
11 3 (3.57%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 3 (3.57%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.33%) Web Services
2 6 (7.14%) XML
3 5 (5.95%) Memcached
3 5 (5.95%) Yii
3 5 (5.95%) Laravel
3 5 (5.95%) Symfony
4 4 (4.76%) Middleware
4 4 (4.76%) J2EE
5 3 (3.57%) .NET
5 3 (3.57%) JMS
5 3 (3.57%) WSDL
6 2 (2.38%) XML Schema
6 2 (2.38%) SOAP
6 2 (2.38%) XSD
6 2 (2.38%) XSLT
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (2.38%) WCF
7 1 (1.19%) ODBC
7 1 (1.19%) JDBC
7 1 (1.19%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.67%) Clustering
2 9 (10.71%) Data Extraction
3 7 (8.33%) Data Integration
3 7 (8.33%) Replication
3 7 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.57%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.38%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.38%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.38%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.38%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.19%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.19%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.19%) HACMP
6 1 (1.19%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.19%) User Experience
6 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (28.57%) Linux
2 18 (21.43%) Windows
3 13 (15.48%) UNIX
4 6 (7.14%) Solaris
5 5 (5.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.38%) AIX
8 1 (1.19%) HPUX
8 1 (1.19%) Android
8 1 (1.19%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.19%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.19%) ETL
2 20 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (13.10%) Data Architecture
3 11 (13.10%) Mentoring
4 9 (10.71%) Data Transformation
4 9 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (10.71%) Unit Testing
4 9 (10.71%) Dimensional Modelling
4 9 (10.71%) Data Management
4 9 (10.71%) Validation
4 9 (10.71%) Migration
5 8 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (9.52%) Database Security
6 7 (8.33%) Data Migration
6 7 (8.33%) Data Protection
6 7 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 6 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 6 (7.14%) OO
7 6 (7.14%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (55.95%) SQL
2 20 (23.81%) T-SQL
3 10 (11.90%) Java
4 7 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 5 (5.95%) PHP
5 5 (5.95%) PHP5
6 3 (3.57%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.57%) Perl
7 2 (2.38%) C#
7 2 (2.38%) XPath
7 2 (2.38%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.38%) Python
7 2 (2.38%) XQuery
7 2 (2.38%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.19%) AWK
8 1 (1.19%) Korn
8 1 (1.19%) C
8 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (5.95%) Degree
2 4 (4.76%) Sun Certification
3 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.19%) MCSE
4 1 (1.19%) MCSA
4 1 (1.19%) CCNP
4 1 (1.19%) CCDP
4 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.90%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.38%) QA
3 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.95%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.38%) Terminal Services
3 2 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.19%) PowerHA
4 1 (1.19%) XenApp
4 1 (1.19%) vSphere
4 1 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (7.14%) SCOM
1 6 (7.14%) Puppet
2 5 (5.95%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (5.95%) Ansible
3 3 (3.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.19%) WSUS
4 1 (1.19%) SCCM
4 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (1.19%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.19%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 33 (39.29%) Oracle
2 13 (15.48%) Microsoft
3 10 (11.90%) Informatica
4 5 (5.95%) Zend
4 5 (5.95%) Vertica
4 5 (5.95%) Infobright
5 4 (4.76%) hybris
5 4 (4.76%) VMware
5 4 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.76%) Citrix
6 3 (3.57%) SAP
6 3 (3.57%) Cisco
6 3 (3.57%) Tableau
7 2 (2.38%) Red Gate
7 2 (2.38%) IBM
8 1 (1.19%) CA
8 1 (1.19%) CommVault
8 1 (1.19%) Wyse
8 1 (1.19%) NetApp
8 1 (1.19%) Veritas
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