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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Tuning
Rank 46 44 55
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 12 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.08% 2.03% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.51% 2.41% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £450 £318 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.73% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £405 £385
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £41.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -17.00%

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
342 415 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 87.92% 84.18% 77.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 241 191
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 49 43
Median hourly rate £37.00 £34.50 £32.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.24% +5.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £16.05 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £62.50 £45.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Southend-on-Sea - 5 - -
Basildon -5 3 £258 -
Performance Tuning
East of England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 17 (94.44%) Oracle
2 11 (61.11%) ETL
3 10 (55.56%) Oracle Database
4 9 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 9 (50.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 9 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 9 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
4 9 (50.00%) Data Analysis
4 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
4 9 (50.00%) OO
4 9 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (50.00%) RUP
4 9 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 9 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
4 9 (50.00%) SQL
5 7 (38.89%) Pentaho
6 6 (33.33%) Unix
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
7 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
7 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (22.22%) Finance
8 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
8 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
9 3 (16.67%) Java
9 3 (16.67%) Perl
9 3 (16.67%) DB2
9 3 (16.67%) WebLogic

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 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle Database
2 9 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (50.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 9 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 9 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
3 7 (38.89%) Pentaho
4 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
5 3 (16.67%) DataStage
5 3 (16.67%) DB2
6 2 (11.11%) Essbase
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) AccuRev
1 3 (16.67%) CA Gen
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Automotive
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
1 11 (61.11%) ETL Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle ETL Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Pentaho Developer
3 6 (33.33%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Data Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Consultant
6 2 (11.11%) Essbase Consultant
6 2 (11.11%) Hyperion Consultant
6 2 (11.11%) Hyperion Essbase Consultant
6 2 (11.11%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
6 2 (11.11%) SSIS Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) DBA
7 1 (5.56%) SSAS Developer
7 1 (5.56%) SSRS Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) J2EE
2 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Unix
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) ETL
2 9 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 9 (50.00%) OO
2 9 (50.00%) RUP
2 9 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
4 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 3 (16.67%) Database Tuning
4 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Transformation
5 2 (11.11%) ETL Development
5 2 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (11.11%) Physical Data Model
5 2 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 2 (11.11%) Time Management
5 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
3 3 (16.67%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) Perl
4 2 (11.11%) C#
4 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 2 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) ISA Server
1 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Data Guard
1 1 (5.56%) NetApp OnCommand
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (5.56%) vMotion
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) BEA
2 3 (16.67%) Informatica
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Pega
2 3 (16.67%) Teradata
2 3 (16.67%) webMethods
3 2 (11.11%) Hyperion
4 1 (5.56%) VMware