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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 22 16 25
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 2 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.64% 5.51% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 8.05% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £175
UK excluding London average daily rate £352 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.60% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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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
89 87 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 72.95% 68.50% 71.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 42 62
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £521 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 11
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 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 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Database Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (33.33%) Use Case
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Replication
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Clustering
4 2 (33.33%) WinForms

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) FTP
2 1 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) DTS
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) YourKit
2 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) DBA
1 3 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (33.33%) WinForms
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) DHTML
2 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Lucene
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Use Case
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Database Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) VBScript
3 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCP
1 2 (33.33%) MCDBA
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) MCTS
1 2 (33.33%) MCITP
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle