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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 23 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 8 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 3.96% - 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% - 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£310 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £380 £338
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +12.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.68%
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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
152 104 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 75.25% 81.25% 65.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 61 51
Average daily rate £350 £380 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +14.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 10
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.41 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.18% -35.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (88.24%) PostgreSQL
1 15 (88.24%) UNIX
1 15 (88.24%) Linux
1 15 (88.24%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (82.35%) ETL
2 14 (82.35%) Requirements Analysis
3 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
3 13 (76.47%) SQL
4 12 (70.59%) MySQL
4 12 (70.59%) Oracle
4 12 (70.59%) MS Office
5 11 (64.71%) MS Visio
5 11 (64.71%) MS Excel
6 10 (58.82%) Perl
6 10 (58.82%) Business Objects
6 10 (58.82%) Radio Access Network
7 9 (52.94%) Validation
8 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
8 8 (47.06%) Dimensional Modelling
9 6 (35.29%) 2G
9 6 (35.29%) 3G
9 6 (35.29%) Ericsson
9 6 (35.29%) XML
9 6 (35.29%) C#
10 5 (29.41%) Nortel
10 5 (29.41%) Huawei
10 5 (29.41%) Greenplum
10 5 (29.41%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 4 (23.53%) Talend
11 4 (23.53%) Talend Open Studio

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (70.59%) MS Office
2 11 (64.71%) MS Excel
2 11 (64.71%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) Radio Access Network
2 6 (35.29%) 3G
2 6 (35.29%) 2G
3 4 (23.53%) LTE
3 4 (23.53%) Telnet
3 4 (23.53%) DHCP
3 4 (23.53%) SNMP
3 4 (23.53%) DNS
4 3 (17.65%) 4G
5 2 (11.76%) FTP
6 1 (5.88%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (88.24%) Data Warehouse
1 15 (88.24%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (70.59%) MySQL
3 3 (17.65%) BusinessObjects XI
3 3 (17.65%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
4 2 (11.76%) DTS
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (70.59%) Database Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Designer
3 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Perl Developer
4 1 (5.88%) ETL Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) XML
2 2 (11.76%) WinForms
2 2 (11.76%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (11.76%) DHTML
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) ADO.NET
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
2 2 (11.76%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (5.88%) jQuery
3 1 (5.88%) Ajax
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) UNIX
1 15 (88.24%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) ETL
1 14 (82.35%) Requirements Analysis
2 9 (52.94%) Validation
3 8 (47.06%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Management
5 2 (11.76%) MVC
5 2 (11.76%) Database Tuning
5 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) Perl
3 6 (35.29%) C#
4 4 (23.53%) C++
4 4 (23.53%) Java
5 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.76%) VBScript
5 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 12 (70.59%) Oracle
3 10 (58.82%) Business Objects
4 6 (35.29%) Ericsson
5 5 (29.41%) Huawei
5 5 (29.41%) Greenplum
5 5 (29.41%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 5 (29.41%) Nortel
6 4 (23.53%) Talend