The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 25 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 9 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 4.39% - 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.77% - 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£313 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £111.25
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -68.53%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
156 81 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 76.10% 76.42% 61.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 54 35
Average daily rate £350 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £214 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 8
Average hourly rate £15.00 £22.41 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.06% -35.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.91 £11.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £45.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -6.77%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 15 (93.75%) PostgreSQL
1 15 (93.75%) UNIX
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
1 15 (93.75%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (87.50%) ETL
2 14 (87.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (75.00%) SQL
3 12 (75.00%) MySQL
3 12 (75.00%) Oracle
3 12 (75.00%) MS Office
4 11 (68.75%) MS Excel
4 11 (68.75%) MS Visio
5 10 (62.50%) Perl
5 10 (62.50%) Business Objects
5 10 (62.50%) Radio Access Network
6 9 (56.25%) Validation
7 8 (50.00%) Telecoms
7 8 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
8 6 (37.50%) 2G
8 6 (37.50%) Ericsson
8 6 (37.50%) 3G
9 5 (31.25%) Nortel
9 5 (31.25%) Huawei
9 5 (31.25%) Greenplum
9 5 (31.25%) XML
9 5 (31.25%) C#
9 5 (31.25%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 4 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
10 4 (25.00%) LTE

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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.

Applications
1 12 (75.00%) MS Office
2 11 (68.75%) MS Excel
2 11 (68.75%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) Radio Access Network
2 6 (37.50%) 2G
2 6 (37.50%) 3G
3 4 (25.00%) LTE
3 4 (25.00%) DHCP
3 4 (25.00%) SNMP
3 4 (25.00%) DNS
3 4 (25.00%) Telnet
4 3 (18.75%) 4G
5 1 (6.25%) FTP
5 1 (6.25%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) PostgreSQL
1 15 (93.75%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (75.00%) MySQL
3 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects XI
3 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (6.25%) DTS
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (75.00%) Database Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Perl Developer
4 1 (6.25%) ETL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Programmer
4 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (6.25%) Ajax
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) WinForms
3 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) DHTML
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) UNIX
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) ETL
1 14 (87.50%) Requirements Analysis
2 9 (56.25%) Validation
3 8 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) Perl
3 5 (31.25%) C#
4 4 (25.00%) C++
4 4 (25.00%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) VBScript
5 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (75.00%) Oracle
2 10 (62.50%) Business Objects
3 6 (37.50%) Ericsson
4 5 (31.25%) Nortel
4 5 (31.25%) Huawei
4 5 (31.25%) Greenplum
4 5 (31.25%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 4 (25.00%) Talend