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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 85 97 80
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 62 24 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.96% 1.01% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.57% 1.42% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 9 31
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £336 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £408 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 9
Average hourly rate £33.75 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +4.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.94%
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
2410 1690 2096
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 76.17% 70.98% 68.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1446 863 1094
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 114 213
Average hourly rate £28.50 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.80 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 +8 34 £275 -23.34% 5
Cambridgeshire +4 10 £413 - 2
Suffolk -7 7 £255 -32.00% 2
Bedfordshire - 6 £275 - 2
Essex -8 5 £350 -6.66% 2
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Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 45 (48.91%) SQL
2 40 (43.48%) Oracle
3 28 (30.43%) Oracle Database
4 27 (29.35%) Microsoft
4 27 (29.35%) Linux
5 25 (27.17%) ETL
5 25 (27.17%) SQL Server
5 25 (27.17%) Finance
6 22 (23.91%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (19.57%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (18.48%) Windows
8 17 (18.48%) T-SQL
9 15 (16.30%) PL/SQL
9 15 (16.30%) Replication
9 15 (16.30%) Oracle Database 11g
10 14 (15.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (15.22%) UNIX
11 13 (14.13%) Migration
12 12 (13.04%) Data Modelling
12 12 (13.04%) Apache
12 12 (13.04%) SAP
13 11 (11.96%) ERP
13 11 (11.96%) SAN
13 11 (11.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (10.87%) Oracle RMAN
14 10 (10.87%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 10 (10.87%) MS Excel
14 10 (10.87%) XML
14 10 (10.87%) MySQL
15 9 (9.78%) Perl

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 12 (13.04%) Apache
2 9 (9.78%) WebLogic
3 6 (6.52%) IIS
3 6 (6.52%) SAS
3 6 (6.52%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.43%) MQSeries
5 4 (4.35%) MS Exchange
5 4 (4.35%) Oracle Application Server
5 4 (4.35%) GlassFish
6 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.17%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.17%) SAP ERP
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.09%) PaaS
2 1 (1.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.96%) SAN
2 9 (9.78%) DHCP
2 9 (9.78%) DNS
3 5 (5.43%) Firewall
4 4 (4.35%) Internet
4 4 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.26%) VPN
6 2 (2.17%) LDAP
7 1 (1.09%) LAN
7 1 (1.09%) WAN
7 1 (1.09%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.09%) DMZ
7 1 (1.09%) Intranet
7 1 (1.09%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (30.43%) Oracle Database
2 25 (27.17%) SQL Server
3 22 (23.91%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (16.30%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (15.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (10.87%) MySQL
7 8 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (8.70%) OLAP
8 6 (6.52%) DTS
8 6 (6.52%) Base SAS
9 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (5.43%) Oracle9i Database
9 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (5.43%) Relational Database
10 4 (4.35%) RDBMS
10 4 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (4.35%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (5.43%) VisualVM
2 3 (3.26%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.09%) WebLogic Workshop
3 1 (1.09%) Subversion
3 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.09%) Ant
3 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (27.17%) Finance
2 6 (6.52%) Banking
3 5 (5.43%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.35%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.09%) Automotive
5 1 (1.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (36.96%) Developer
2 31 (33.70%) DBA
3 14 (15.22%) Administrator
3 14 (15.22%) SQL DBA
4 12 (13.04%) Oracle DBA
5 11 (11.96%) Consultant
6 8 (8.70%) Oracle Developer
7 7 (7.61%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (7.61%) SQL Developer
8 6 (6.52%) SAS Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Storage Consultant
9 4 (4.35%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.35%) SQL Server DBA
9 4 (4.35%) Senior DBA
10 3 (3.26%) MySQL Developer
10 3 (3.26%) ETL Consultant
10 3 (3.26%) Linux Consultant
10 3 (3.26%) MySQL DBA
10 3 (3.26%) Architect
10 3 (3.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.87%) XML
2 5 (5.43%) Web Services
3 4 (4.35%) SOAP
3 4 (4.35%) HTML
3 4 (4.35%) JMS
4 3 (3.26%) .NET
5 2 (2.17%) Spring
5 2 (2.17%) Ajax
6 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
6 1 (1.09%) Spring MVC
6 1 (1.09%) jQuery
6 1 (1.09%) HTML5
6 1 (1.09%) REST
6 1 (1.09%) Kendo UI
6 1 (1.09%) COM+
6 1 (1.09%) CSS
6 1 (1.09%) JSP
6 1 (1.09%) XSD
6 1 (1.09%) WSDL
6 1 (1.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.30%) Replication
2 9 (9.78%) Data Integration
3 7 (7.61%) Statistics
4 4 (4.35%) Clustering
4 4 (4.35%) Client/Server
4 4 (4.35%) N-Tier
4 4 (4.35%) PKI
5 3 (3.26%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.17%) EqualLogic
6 2 (2.17%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.17%) DataPower
6 2 (2.17%) HP Superdome
6 2 (2.17%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.09%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.09%) EMV
7 1 (1.09%) e-Health
7 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (29.35%) Linux
2 17 (18.48%) Windows
3 14 (15.22%) UNIX
4 11 (11.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (5.43%) CentOS
6 4 (4.35%) AIX
6 4 (4.35%) HPUX
6 4 (4.35%) Solaris
7 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.17%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.09%) FreeBSD
8 1 (1.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.17%) ETL
2 18 (19.57%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (14.13%) Migration
4 12 (13.04%) Data Modelling
5 11 (11.96%) ERP
6 8 (8.70%) Dimensional Modelling
6 8 (8.70%) Analytics
7 7 (7.61%) ITIL
7 7 (7.61%) Scrum
7 7 (7.61%) Change Management
8 6 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (6.52%) Configuration Management
8 6 (6.52%) TDD
8 6 (6.52%) Problem Management
8 6 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (6.52%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (5.43%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (4.35%) Load Balancing
10 4 (4.35%) Data Analysis
10 4 (4.35%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 45 (48.91%) SQL
2 17 (18.48%) T-SQL
3 15 (16.30%) PL/SQL
4 9 (9.78%) Perl
5 8 (8.70%) Java
6 6 (6.52%) Shell Script
6 6 (6.52%) SAS Macro
7 5 (5.43%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.26%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.09%) AWK
9 1 (1.09%) PHP
9 1 (1.09%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.09%) C
9 1 (1.09%) C#
9 1 (1.09%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (5.43%) Oracle Certification
1 5 (5.43%) RHCE
2 4 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.26%) OCP
3 3 (3.26%) Degree
4 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) SLA
1 4 (4.35%) QA
2 2 (2.17%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (10.87%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.70%) vSphere
3 5 (5.43%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (5.43%) VMware ESX
4 4 (4.35%) SRDF
4 4 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.17%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.09%) vCloud
6 1 (1.09%) KVM
6 1 (1.09%) VMFS
6 1 (1.09%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (10.87%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (5.43%) Opsview
2 5 (5.43%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (5.43%) SCCM
2 5 (5.43%) SCOM
3 4 (4.35%) Data Guard
4 2 (2.17%) WSUS
5 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 40 (43.48%) Oracle
2 27 (29.35%) Microsoft
3 12 (13.04%) SAP
4 9 (9.78%) EMC
4 9 (9.78%) Informatica
4 9 (9.78%) Red Hat
5 8 (8.70%) Cognos
6 7 (7.61%) VMware
7 6 (6.52%) Ab Initio
8 5 (5.43%) Splunk
8 5 (5.43%) JBoss
9 4 (4.35%) webMethods
9 4 (4.35%) IBM
9 4 (4.35%) Brocade
10 3 (3.26%) Tableau
10 3 (3.26%) HP
11 2 (2.17%) Cisco
11 2 (2.17%) Sybase
11 2 (2.17%) Business Objects
11 2 (2.17%) Wyse
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