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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 17 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 7 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 5.22% 3.82% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.69% 5.32% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate
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- £175 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -65.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
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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
91 94 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 67.91% 71.76% 72.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 59 35
Average daily rate £375 £375 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 11
Average hourly rate £15.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 21 August 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 7 (87.50%) MySQL
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) UNIX
2 6 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (75.00%) ETL
2 6 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (75.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) MS Office
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) Business Objects
4 4 (50.00%) XML
4 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (50.00%) MS Visio
4 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (50.00%) Validation
5 3 (37.50%) C++
5 3 (37.50%) Perl
5 3 (37.50%) DHCP
5 3 (37.50%) SNMP
5 3 (37.50%) DNS
5 3 (37.50%) Nortel
5 3 (37.50%) Ericsson
5 3 (37.50%) 3G
5 3 (37.50%) Telnet
5 3 (37.50%) 2G
5 3 (37.50%) Huawei

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 5 (62.50%) MS Office
2 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) SNMP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
1 3 (37.50%) 3G
1 3 (37.50%) Telnet
1 3 (37.50%) 2G
1 3 (37.50%) LTE
1 3 (37.50%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (12.50%) 4G
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) FTP
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 6 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) DTS
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) YourKit
2 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Database Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Perl Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ETL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (12.50%) Spring Integration
3 1 (12.50%) DHTML
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) Struts
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (12.50%) WinForms
3 1 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (12.50%) Lucene
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ETL
1 6 (75.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Validation
3 3 (37.50%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
5 1 (12.50%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) Perl
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (12.50%) VBScript
5 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Business Objects
4 3 (37.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 3 (37.50%) Talend
4 3 (37.50%) Nortel
4 3 (37.50%) Ericsson
4 3 (37.50%) Huawei
5 2 (25.00%) Greenplum