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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 25 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.19% 0.75% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% 0.96% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£310 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £383 £338
% change year-on-year
-1.30% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +15.20%
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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
145 104 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 79.23% 77.61% 62.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 57 43
Average daily rate £375 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 9
Average hourly rate £33.50 £127.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.72% +264.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 2015, 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 11 (84.62%) PostgreSQL
1 11 (84.62%) UNIX
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
1 11 (84.62%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (76.92%) ETL
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) Requirements Analysis
3 9 (69.23%) MS Office
4 8 (61.54%) MySQL
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle
4 8 (61.54%) Perl
4 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
4 8 (61.54%) MS Visio
4 8 (61.54%) Radio Access Network
5 7 (53.85%) Business Objects
6 6 (46.15%) Validation
6 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
6 6 (46.15%) Dimensional Modelling
7 4 (30.77%) 2G
7 4 (30.77%) Ericsson
7 4 (30.77%) 3G
7 4 (30.77%) C#
7 4 (30.77%) XML
8 3 (23.08%) Nortel
8 3 (23.08%) Huawei
8 3 (23.08%) Greenplum
8 3 (23.08%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 2 (15.38%) 4G
9 2 (15.38%) Razor View Engine

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 9 (69.23%) MS Office
2 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
2 8 (61.54%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (30.77%) 2G
2 4 (30.77%) 3G
3 2 (15.38%) 4G
3 2 (15.38%) LTE
3 2 (15.38%) Telnet
3 2 (15.38%) DHCP
3 2 (15.38%) FTP
3 2 (15.38%) SNMP
3 2 (15.38%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) PostgreSQL
1 11 (84.62%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (61.54%) MySQL
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (15.38%) DTS
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (15.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Database Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) ETL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) XML
2 2 (15.38%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
2 2 (15.38%) WinForms
2 2 (15.38%) DHTML
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) ADO.NET
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (7.69%) Ajax
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) UNIX
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) ETL
1 10 (76.92%) Requirements Analysis
2 6 (46.15%) Validation
2 6 (46.15%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (15.38%) Database Tuning
3 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
3 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) Perl
3 4 (30.77%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) C++
4 2 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 2 (15.38%) VBScript
4 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle
3 7 (53.85%) Business Objects
4 4 (30.77%) Ericsson
5 3 (23.08%) Nortel
5 3 (23.08%) Huawei
5 3 (23.08%) Greenplum
5 3 (23.08%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 2 (15.38%) Talend