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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 66 106 107
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +1
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 64 37 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.58% 1.25% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 1.59% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 19 17
Median daily rate £425 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £298 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £65.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-38.46% +62.50%
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
1962 2320 2266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.21% 78.25% 75.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1136 1403 1306
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 161 155
Median hourly rate £27.62 £33.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.30% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 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 25 June 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Performance Tuning Hourly Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +26 28 £300 -22.58% 1
Hertfordshire +12 17 £425 +28.78% 2
Cambridgeshire +26 14 £425 -5.55% 1
Bedfordshire +7 4 £425 +28.30% 1
Suffolk - 1 £300 -
Performance Tuning
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 East of England region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 49 (62.03%) Oracle
2 43 (54.43%) SQL
3 31 (39.24%) Oracle Database
4 20 (25.32%) SAP
5 19 (24.05%) ETL
6 18 (22.78%) Java
7 16 (20.25%) Finance
7 16 (20.25%) SQL Server
8 15 (18.99%) PL/SQL
8 15 (18.99%) SOAP
8 15 (18.99%) Web Services
8 15 (18.99%) Oracle Database 11g
9 14 (17.72%) Capacity Planning
9 14 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (16.46%) Relational Database
11 12 (15.19%) XML
11 12 (15.19%) Microsoft
12 11 (13.92%) RDBMS
12 11 (13.92%) Data Modelling
12 11 (13.92%) CRM
12 11 (13.92%) .NET
12 11 (13.92%) Clustering
12 11 (13.92%) Shell Script
12 11 (13.92%) High Availability
12 11 (13.92%) Mentoring
13 10 (12.66%) SDLC
13 10 (12.66%) Oracle Identity Management
13 10 (12.66%) Mainframe
13 10 (12.66%) Active Directory
13 10 (12.66%) Oracle RMAN

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 10 (12.66%) WebLogic
2 7 (8.86%) IIS
3 6 (7.59%) CMS
4 5 (6.33%) Apache
4 5 (6.33%) JBoss
4 5 (6.33%) Tomcat
5 4 (5.06%) GlassFish
5 4 (5.06%) NServiceBus
6 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.27%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (10.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (8.86%) Hyperion Planning
3 5 (6.33%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.86%) Force.com
2 6 (7.59%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.59%) Heroku
3 3 (3.80%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.27%) Office 365
4 1 (1.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.59%) Internet
2 4 (5.06%) Firewall
2 4 (5.06%) LDAP
2 4 (5.06%) Network Security
3 3 (3.80%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.53%) 802.11
4 2 (2.53%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.53%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (2.53%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (2.53%) LAN
4 2 (2.53%) SAN
4 2 (2.53%) VoIP
4 2 (2.53%) WAN
4 2 (2.53%) Wireless
5 1 (1.27%) DHCP
5 1 (1.27%) DNS
5 1 (1.27%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (39.24%) Oracle Database
2 16 (20.25%) SQL Server
3 15 (18.99%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (16.46%) Relational Database
5 11 (13.92%) RDBMS
6 10 (12.66%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (8.86%) Essbase
7 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (5.06%) Data Mart
8 4 (5.06%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (5.06%) PowerCenter
8 4 (5.06%) SAP Data Services
8 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (3.80%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (2.53%) MySQL
10 2 (2.53%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (5.06%) ERwin
2 4 (5.06%) VisualVM
3 1 (1.27%) Ant
3 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.27%) JIRA
3 1 (1.27%) LoadUI
3 1 (1.27%) Maven
3 1 (1.27%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (20.25%) Finance
2 6 (7.59%) Manufacturing
2 6 (7.59%) Retail
3 3 (3.80%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.53%) Automotive
4 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.27%) Electronics
5 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (25.32%) Architect
2 19 (24.05%) Developer
3 17 (21.52%) DBA
4 15 (18.99%) Technical Architect
5 14 (17.72%) Consultant
6 10 (12.66%) SQL DBA
7 9 (11.39%) Oracle Architect
7 9 (11.39%) Oracle Technical Architect
8 8 (10.13%) Administrator
8 8 (10.13%) Oracle DBA
8 8 (10.13%) Oracle Developer
9 7 (8.86%) Hyperion Consultant
9 7 (8.86%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
9 7 (8.86%) Senior Developer
10 6 (7.59%) .NET Developer
11 5 (6.33%) Analyst
11 5 (6.33%) Salesforce.com Architect
12 4 (5.06%) Informatica Developer
12 4 (5.06%) Senior .NET Developer
12 4 (5.06%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.99%) SOAP
1 15 (18.99%) Web Services
2 12 (15.19%) XML
3 11 (13.92%) .NET
4 8 (10.13%) COM
4 8 (10.13%) HTML
5 7 (8.86%) RESTful
5 7 (8.86%) Visualforce
6 5 (6.33%) COM+
7 4 (5.06%) .NET Framework
7 4 (5.06%) Entity Framework
7 4 (5.06%) MSMQ
8 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET
8 3 (3.80%) CSS
8 3 (3.80%) JSON
8 3 (3.80%) REST
9 2 (2.53%) 802.1X
9 2 (2.53%) Ajax
9 2 (2.53%) Java EE
9 2 (2.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.92%) Clustering
2 10 (12.66%) Mainframe
3 8 (10.13%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.86%) Data Centre
4 7 (8.86%) Data Structures
5 6 (7.59%) Mobile App
6 5 (6.33%) DataPower
6 5 (6.33%) N-Tier
7 3 (3.80%) Data Extraction
8 2 (2.53%) Digital Media
8 2 (2.53%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (1.27%) Replication
9 1 (1.27%) RIA
9 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.13%) Linux
1 8 (10.13%) Windows
2 7 (8.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (7.59%) Android
3 6 (7.59%) Apple iOS
3 6 (7.59%) Windows Server
4 5 (6.33%) Solaris
5 2 (2.53%) Unix
5 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.27%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.05%) ETL
2 14 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (17.72%) Capacity Planning
3 11 (13.92%) CRM
3 11 (13.92%) Data Modelling
3 11 (13.92%) High Availability
3 11 (13.92%) Mentoring
4 10 (12.66%) Performance Testing
4 10 (12.66%) SDLC
5 9 (11.39%) ERP
6 8 (10.13%) Unit Testing
6 8 (10.13%) Waterfall
7 7 (8.86%) Change Control
7 7 (8.86%) Data Migration
7 7 (8.86%) Database Mirroring
7 7 (8.86%) Migration
7 7 (8.86%) Prototyping
7 7 (8.86%) System Testing
7 7 (8.86%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (7.59%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 43 (54.43%) SQL
2 18 (22.78%) Java
3 15 (18.99%) PL/SQL
4 11 (13.92%) Shell Script
5 7 (8.86%) Apex Code
5 7 (8.86%) SOQL
6 4 (5.06%) Bash Shell
6 4 (5.06%) C#
6 4 (5.06%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.06%) VBA
7 3 (3.80%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.53%) PHP
9 1 (1.27%) Groovy
9 1 (1.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (3.80%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (2.53%) CCDA
2 2 (2.53%) CCDP
2 2 (2.53%) CCNA
2 2 (2.53%) CCNP
2 2 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.53%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) RHCE
2 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (12.66%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.33%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (12.66%) Data Guard
1 10 (12.66%) Oracle Identity Management
1 10 (12.66%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (5.06%) Opsview
3 1 (1.27%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.27%) Nagios
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (1.27%) SCOM
3 1 (1.27%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 49 (62.03%) Oracle
2 20 (25.32%) SAP
3 12 (15.19%) Microsoft
4 8 (10.13%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (8.86%) Hyperion
5 7 (8.86%) Siebel
6 6 (7.59%) Red Hat
6 6 (7.59%) VMware
7 4 (5.06%) IBM
7 4 (5.06%) Informatica
7 4 (5.06%) Splunk
7 4 (5.06%) webMethods
8 3 (3.80%) Citrix
8 3 (3.80%) Software AG
9 2 (2.53%) Cisco
9 2 (2.53%) F5
9 2 (2.53%) IronPort
9 2 (2.53%) Sourcefire
10 1 (1.27%) Infor
10 1 (1.27%) Rally
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