The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hampshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 93 87 84
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 19 30 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.92% 1.76% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 2.42% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 26 11
Average daily rate £323 £386 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.50% +8.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £456 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
- -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £52.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £62.50 £30.38
% change year-on-year
-44.00% +105.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1448 1242 1244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 69.75% 72.80% 68.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 853 767 609
Average daily rate £363 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 76 117
Average hourly rate £44.25 £34.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.14% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Performance Tuning
South East

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Hampshire region.

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Performance Tuning
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Hampshire region.

Performance Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Performance Tuning
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +19 5 £275 -32.72% 1
Southampton -7 4 £275 -8.33% 5
Andover - 4 £375 - 1
Winchester -5 2 £400 +28.00%
Eastleigh - - - - 1
Fareham - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Performance Tuning
South East

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 22 (51.16%) SQL
2 19 (44.19%) Oracle
3 15 (34.88%) Oracle Database
4 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
4 10 (23.26%) ITIL
5 9 (20.93%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
5 9 (20.93%) Security Cleared
6 8 (18.60%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (18.60%) Performance Monitoring
6 8 (18.60%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (18.60%) UNIX
6 8 (18.60%) Shell Script
6 8 (18.60%) Finance
6 8 (18.60%) Replication
7 7 (16.28%) MySQL
7 7 (16.28%) C#
7 7 (16.28%) Waterfall
7 7 (16.28%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (13.95%) Data Mapping
8 6 (13.95%) Data Integration
8 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
8 6 (13.95%) Talend Open Studio
8 6 (13.95%) SaaS
8 6 (13.95%) ITIL V3
8 6 (13.95%) Data Quality
8 6 (13.95%) Talend
8 6 (13.95%) Master Data Management
8 6 (13.95%) Data Transformation
8 6 (13.95%) WebLogic

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 6 (13.95%) WebLogic
2 4 (9.30%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.65%) Apache Solr
3 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.33%) IIS
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) SAN
2 2 (4.65%) NAS
2 2 (4.65%) Kerberos
2 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.65%) LDAP
2 2 (4.65%) Firewall
2 2 (4.65%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) Oracle Database
2 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
3 9 (20.93%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (18.60%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (18.60%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (16.28%) MySQL
6 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (9.30%) DB2
6 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (6.98%) SQLPlus
7 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (4.65%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (2.33%) Oracle OWB
9 1 (2.33%) OLTP
9 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (11.63%) Subversion
3 4 (9.30%) Selenium
3 4 (9.30%) ReSharper
3 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
3 4 (9.30%) NCrunch
3 4 (9.30%) SpecFlow
4 3 (6.98%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.33%) XMLSpy
5 1 (2.33%) Maven
5 1 (2.33%) Toad
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (2.33%) Ant
5 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.33%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.33%) Fiddler
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) DBA
2 13 (30.23%) Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Oracle DBA
3 7 (16.28%) SQL DBA
4 6 (13.95%) Talend Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Administrator
6 4 (9.30%) Agile C# Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Storage Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.98%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (6.98%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Performance Test Leader
8 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) DB2 DBA
8 2 (4.65%) Architect
9 1 (2.33%) Configuration Manager
9 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Web Architect
9 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) .NET Framework
1 5 (11.63%) .NET
1 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET
2 4 (9.30%) jQuery
2 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (9.30%) J2EE
3 3 (6.98%) XML
4 2 (4.65%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (2.33%) OLE DB
5 1 (2.33%) EDIFACT
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 1 (2.33%) EDI
5 1 (2.33%) XSD
5 1 (2.33%) XSLT
5 1 (2.33%) ODBC
5 1 (2.33%) SOAP
5 1 (2.33%) Web Services
5 1 (2.33%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Replication
2 6 (13.95%) Data Integration
3 3 (6.98%) Clustering
4 2 (4.65%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) UNIX
2 4 (9.30%) Windows
3 3 (6.98%) AIX
3 3 (6.98%) Linux
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) ITIL
2 8 (18.60%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (16.28%) Waterfall
4 6 (13.95%) Data Mapping
4 6 (13.95%) ITIL V3
4 6 (13.95%) Master Data Management
4 6 (13.95%) Data Transformation
4 6 (13.95%) ETL
4 6 (13.95%) Data Management
4 6 (13.95%) Benchmarking
5 5 (11.63%) Dimensional Modelling
6 4 (9.30%) Kanban
6 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (9.30%) BDD
6 4 (9.30%) OOP
6 4 (9.30%) OO
6 4 (9.30%) Data Modelling
6 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
6 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (51.16%) SQL
2 8 (18.60%) Shell Script
3 7 (16.28%) C#
4 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
4 4 (9.30%) C++
4 4 (9.30%) Java
4 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.30%) PL/SQL
4 4 (9.30%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) Tcl
5 1 (2.33%) XPath
5 1 (2.33%) C
5 1 (2.33%) ActionScript
5 1 (2.33%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.30%) Degree
4 2 (4.65%) OCP
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) Data Quality
2 4 (9.30%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.65%) vSphere
3 2 (4.65%) OCFS2
3 2 (4.65%) NFS
3 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) NetBackup
2 4 (9.30%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (44.19%) Oracle
2 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.95%) Talend
4 5 (11.63%) Symantec
5 4 (9.30%) HP
5 4 (9.30%) NetApp
6 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.98%) EMC
7 2 (4.65%) JBoss
7 2 (4.65%) Dell
7 2 (4.65%) IBM
7 2 (4.65%) Sun
7 2 (4.65%) VMware
8 1 (2.33%) Brocade
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