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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 19 23 28
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 4 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 3.36% 2.27% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 2.92% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £450 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £35.00
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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
104 137 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 87.39% 77.84% 82.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 82 71
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 6
Median hourly rate £23.00 £18.90 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.69% -43.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.45 £14.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £37.50 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford region citing Performance Tuning as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Tuning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Guildford region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Foglight
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Korn
3 2 (40.00%) Veritas
3 2 (40.00%) Legato
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Sybase
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Replication
3 2 (40.00%) Clustering
3 2 (40.00%) Sybase IQ
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (20.00%) Information Retrieval
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Sybase IQ
4 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (20.00%) DTS
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Sybase DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (20.00%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Solaris
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Information Retrieval
3 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (20.00%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Korn
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) R
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Foglight
1 2 (40.00%) Legato
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Sybase
1 2 (40.00%) Veritas