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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 101 95 100
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 26 36 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.08% 1.41% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 1.86% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 20
Average daily rate £348 £388 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.32% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £294 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £446 £755
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £41.50 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%
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
1888 1935 1692
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 78.60% 75.97% 72.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1143 1181 945
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 141 145
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -27.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Essex +10 13 £300 - 1
Hertfordshire -4 7 £475 +18.75% 1
Bedfordshire +4 4 £375 -5.06% 3
Cambridgeshire +4 3 £350 -8.19% 3
Performance Tuning
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 30 (63.83%) SQL
2 28 (59.57%) Oracle
3 18 (38.30%) SQL Server
4 17 (36.17%) High Availability
5 16 (34.04%) Linux
5 16 (34.04%) Clustering
6 14 (29.79%) Unix
7 12 (25.53%) Shell Script
7 12 (25.53%) Oracle Database
8 10 (21.28%) ETL
9 9 (19.15%) PL/SQL
9 9 (19.15%) Automotive
9 9 (19.15%) Data Guard
10 8 (17.02%) Oracle RMAN
10 8 (17.02%) T-SQL
10 8 (17.02%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (14.89%) Configuration Management
11 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (14.89%) Change Control
11 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (12.77%) Database Tuning
12 6 (12.77%) SCOM
12 6 (12.77%) PowerShell
12 6 (12.77%) Data Architecture
12 6 (12.77%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (12.77%) MVC
12 6 (12.77%) Finance
12 6 (12.77%) MySQL
12 6 (12.77%) Solaris

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 6 (12.77%) Apache
2 4 (8.51%) nginx
3 2 (4.26%) IIS
3 2 (4.26%) JBoss
3 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.13%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS Office
2 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) DNS
1 2 (4.26%) LDAP
1 2 (4.26%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (4.26%) SSH
1 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (38.30%) SQL Server
2 12 (25.53%) Oracle Database
3 8 (17.02%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (12.77%) DB2
5 6 (12.77%) MySQL
5 6 (12.77%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (10.64%) MongoDB
7 4 (8.51%) CouchDB
7 4 (8.51%) DataStage
7 4 (8.51%) NoSQL
7 4 (8.51%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (8.51%) Redis
7 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
8 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (4.26%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (4.26%) DB2 UDB
9 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) AccuRev
1 5 (10.64%) Subversion
2 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.51%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.51%) Mercurial
3 2 (4.26%) VisualVM
4 1 (2.13%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (19.15%) Automotive
2 6 (12.77%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.13%) Advertising
4 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) DBA
2 14 (29.79%) Developer
3 13 (27.66%) SQL DBA
4 9 (19.15%) Administrator
4 9 (19.15%) Oracle DBA
5 7 (14.89%) Analyst
5 7 (14.89%) SQL Server DBA
6 5 (10.64%) ETL Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (8.51%) PHP Developer
7 4 (8.51%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 4 (8.51%) SQL Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Symfony Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Data Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Applications Support
9 2 (4.26%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Architect
9 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Database Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) Middleware
2 4 (8.51%) LAMP
2 4 (8.51%) LAPP Stack
2 4 (8.51%) Laravel
2 4 (8.51%) LEMP Stack
2 4 (8.51%) Memcached
2 4 (8.51%) Symfony
2 4 (8.51%) Yii
3 2 (4.26%) COM+
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (2.13%) .NET
4 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.04%) Clustering
2 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.38%) Hedge funds
3 2 (4.26%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.26%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (4.26%) DataPower
3 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.26%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Linux
2 14 (29.79%) Unix
3 6 (12.77%) Solaris
4 4 (8.51%) Windows
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) High Availability
2 10 (21.28%) ETL
3 7 (14.89%) Change Control
3 7 (14.89%) Configuration Management
4 6 (12.77%) Data Architecture
4 6 (12.77%) Database Tuning
4 6 (12.77%) MVC
5 5 (10.64%) Database Mirroring
5 5 (10.64%) Database Security
5 5 (10.64%) Release Management
6 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.51%) Data Management
6 4 (8.51%) Functional Testing
6 4 (8.51%) OO
6 4 (8.51%) Refactoring
6 4 (8.51%) Web Application Development
6 4 (8.51%) Web Development
7 3 (6.38%) Performance Testing
7 3 (6.38%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (63.83%) SQL
2 12 (25.53%) Shell Script
3 9 (19.15%) PL/SQL
4 8 (17.02%) T-SQL
5 6 (12.77%) PowerShell
6 5 (10.64%) Perl
7 4 (8.51%) Bash Shell
7 4 (8.51%) PHP
8 3 (6.38%) VBA
9 2 (4.26%) Bourne shell
9 2 (4.26%) C#
9 2 (4.26%) C-shell
9 2 (4.26%) Python
10 1 (2.13%) AWK
10 1 (2.13%) Korn
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (19.15%) Data Guard
2 8 (17.02%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (12.77%) SCOM
4 4 (8.51%) Ansible
4 4 (8.51%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (8.51%) Puppet
5 2 (4.26%) Nagios
5 2 (4.26%) Opsview
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (2.13%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (2.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 28 (59.57%) Oracle
2 5 (10.64%) Teradata
3 4 (8.51%) Zend
4 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.26%) EMC
5 2 (4.26%) Greenplum
5 2 (4.26%) IBM
5 2 (4.26%) Splunk
5 2 (4.26%) Sun
6 1 (2.13%) Citrix
6 1 (2.13%) Infobright
6 1 (2.13%) Talend
6 1 (2.13%) Vertica
6 1 (2.13%) VMware
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