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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 52 54 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 1 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.24% 1.62% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 2.07% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Average daily rate
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- £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+0.07% +11.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.20 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% +55.55%
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
313 532 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 74.35% 78.47% 63.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 303 100
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £285 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £550 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 52 50
Average hourly rate £32.65 £28.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.60% -13.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.24 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £44.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 4 March 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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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
Brentwood - 1 - -
Colchester - - - -
Saffron Walden - - - -
Performance Tuning
East of England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Netezza
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Red Gate
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) XPath
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) XQuery
2 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) XML Schema

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) XPath
2 1 (50.00%) XQuery
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Netezza
1 1 (50.00%) Red Gate
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle