The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 37 53 52
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -1
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 21 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 4.40% 1.29% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.45% 1.65% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Median daily rate £298 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.70% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.72 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Performance Tuning
East of 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 Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
385 484 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 80.71% 77.94% 77.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 298 210
Median daily rate £325 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £275 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 48 47
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.65 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.26% +8.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.50 £41.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Performance Tuning
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Performance Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Performance Tuning
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Performance Tuning Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

Performance Tuning
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
Chelmsford - 9 - -
Brentwood +6 4 £298 -
Southend-on-Sea - 2 - -
Performance Tuning
East of England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Essex region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 28 (80.00%) Oracle
2 21 (60.00%) SQL
3 13 (37.14%) Finance
4 12 (34.29%) Oracle RMAN
4 12 (34.29%) Data Guard
4 12 (34.29%) Shell Script
4 12 (34.29%) High Availability
5 11 (31.43%) Clustering
6 10 (28.57%) Essbase
6 10 (28.57%) Hyperion Planning
6 10 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (28.57%) Hyperion
6 10 (28.57%) PL/SQL
7 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database
8 8 (22.86%) Change Control
9 7 (20.00%) Time Management
9 7 (20.00%) Linux
10 6 (17.14%) Windows
10 6 (17.14%) HTML
10 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
10 6 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (17.14%) Oracle Payables
11 5 (14.29%) Manufacturing
11 5 (14.29%) Java
11 5 (14.29%) WebLogic
11 5 (14.29%) .NET
11 5 (14.29%) SOAP
11 5 (14.29%) XML
11 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
12 4 (11.43%) Microsoft

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 5 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 4 (11.43%) Apache
2 4 (11.43%) GlassFish
2 4 (11.43%) IIS
2 4 (11.43%) JBoss
2 4 (11.43%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Hyperion Planning
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Firewall
1 4 (11.43%) Internet
1 4 (11.43%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) Essbase
2 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database
3 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.71%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (5.71%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (5.71%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.71%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) VisualVM
2 1 (2.86%) Ant
2 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.86%) JIRA
2 1 (2.86%) LoadUI
2 1 (2.86%) Maven
2 1 (2.86%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (37.14%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.57%) Automotive
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) DBA
2 10 (28.57%) Consultant
2 10 (28.57%) Oracle DBA
3 8 (22.86%) Hyperion Consultant
3 8 (22.86%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
4 7 (20.00%) SQL DBA
5 6 (17.14%) Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Performance Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Performance Test Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Performance Tuning Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Senior DBA
6 3 (8.57%) Test Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Tuning Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) UAT Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Essbase Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) ETL Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Hyperion Essbase Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Hyperion Planning Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Hyperion Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) HTML
2 5 (14.29%) .NET
2 5 (14.29%) SOAP
2 5 (14.29%) XML
3 4 (11.43%) COM+
4 1 (2.86%) Ajax
4 1 (2.86%) COM
4 1 (2.86%) CSS
4 1 (2.86%) CSS3
4 1 (2.86%) HTML5
4 1 (2.86%) Java EE
4 1 (2.86%) JPA
4 1 (2.86%) JSF
4 1 (2.86%) Middleware
4 1 (2.86%) PrimeFaces
4 1 (2.86%) REST
4 1 (2.86%) Struts
4 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Clustering
2 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.43%) DataPower
3 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Linux
2 6 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (17.14%) Windows
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) High Availability
2 10 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (22.86%) Change Control
4 7 (20.00%) Time Management
5 4 (11.43%) Database Mirroring
5 4 (11.43%) Performance Testing
5 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 3 (8.57%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (8.57%) OO
7 2 (5.71%) Asset Management
7 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.71%) ETL
7 2 (5.71%) RUP
7 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.86%) Case Management
8 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.86%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) SQL
2 12 (34.29%) Shell Script
3 10 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 5 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.86%) C#
6 1 (2.86%) Groovy
6 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) RHCE
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 12 (34.29%) Data Guard
1 12 (34.29%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (8.57%) Opsview
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 28 (80.00%) Oracle
2 10 (28.57%) Hyperion
3 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.43%) webMethods
5 3 (8.57%) IBM
5 3 (8.57%) Software AG
5 3 (8.57%) Splunk
6 1 (2.86%) CA
6 1 (2.86%) Infor
6 1 (2.86%) Rally
6 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.86%) SAP
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