The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 105 70 73
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +3
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 13 37 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.62% 2.16% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 3.02% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 22
Average daily rate
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£350 £403 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +5.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £315 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £408 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +19.40%
Performance Tuning
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1527 1227 1512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 72.89% 71.50% 75.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 886 746 832
Average daily rate £370 £380 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% +7.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £285 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 68 104
Average hourly rate £32.50 £23.13 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.54% -28.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook - 3 £220 - 1
Basingstoke +4 1 - - 1
Southampton - 1 £349 - 2
Winchester - - - - 2
Farnborough - - - -
Portsmouth - - - - 2
Aldershot - - - -
Performance Tuning
South East

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 17 (44.74%) SQL
1 17 (44.74%) Oracle
2 15 (39.47%) Windows
3 13 (34.21%) Security Cleared
4 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
4 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
4 11 (28.95%) Oracle Database
4 11 (28.95%) Performance Monitoring
5 10 (26.32%) PL/SQL
5 10 (26.32%) TCP/IP
5 10 (26.32%) SAN
5 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
5 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (23.68%) Document Management
6 9 (23.68%) EMC
6 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (23.68%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (18.42%) vSphere
7 7 (18.42%) NetApp
7 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
7 7 (18.42%) C
7 7 (18.42%) VMware
7 7 (18.42%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (15.79%) Firewall
8 6 (15.79%) Clustering
8 6 (15.79%) Oracle RMAN

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 5 (13.16%) WebLogic
1 5 (13.16%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.26%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) TCP/IP
1 10 (26.32%) SAN
2 6 (15.79%) Firewall
3 5 (13.16%) DNS
3 5 (13.16%) LDAP
3 5 (13.16%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.63%) IPv4
4 1 (2.63%) IPv6
4 1 (2.63%) LAN
4 1 (2.63%) WAN
4 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
1 11 (28.95%) Oracle Database
2 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (13.16%) SQLPlus
3 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (10.53%) MySQL
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.63%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (2.63%) OLTP
7 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Ant
1 1 (2.63%) Subversion
1 1 (2.63%) Maven
General
1 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) DBA
2 7 (18.42%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (15.79%) SQL DBA
4 5 (13.16%) Configuration Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Administrator
6 3 (7.89%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Real Time Software Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Real Time Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Storage Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Storage Specialist
7 2 (5.26%) Architect
8 1 (2.63%) OBIEE Consultant
8 1 (2.63%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 1 (2.63%) Virtualisation Specialist
8 1 (2.63%) EMC Storage Administrator
8 1 (2.63%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (5.26%) XML
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (2.63%) Web Services
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.79%) Clustering
3 5 (13.16%) HACMP
4 4 (10.53%) Replication
4 4 (10.53%) Device Driver
5 3 (7.89%) Data Extraction
6 2 (5.26%) EMC Centera
7 1 (2.63%) iPad
7 1 (2.63%) Firmware
7 1 (2.63%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) Windows
2 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (15.79%) AIX
3 6 (15.79%) Linux
4 5 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (13.16%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Performance Monitoring
2 9 (23.68%) Document Management
2 9 (23.68%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (15.79%) ITIL
4 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
4 5 (13.16%) Coaching
5 4 (10.53%) Change Control
5 4 (10.53%) Test Automation
5 4 (10.53%) Data Migration
5 4 (10.53%) Multithreading
5 4 (10.53%) Regression Testing
5 4 (10.53%) Workflow
5 4 (10.53%) Migration
6 3 (7.89%) Change Management
6 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.26%) ERP
7 2 (5.26%) SOA
7 2 (5.26%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) SQL
2 10 (26.32%) PL/SQL
3 7 (18.42%) C
4 6 (15.79%) T-SQL
5 4 (10.53%) VBScript
5 4 (10.53%) Python
6 2 (5.26%) C#
6 2 (5.26%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) Security Cleared
2 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (18.42%) vSphere
1 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (13.16%) OCFS2
4 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (7.89%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Oracle
2 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
3 9 (23.68%) EMC
4 7 (18.42%) NetApp
4 7 (18.42%) VMware
5 6 (15.79%) IBM
5 6 (15.79%) Red Hat
6 5 (13.16%) Sun
6 5 (13.16%) HP
6 5 (13.16%) Dell
6 5 (13.16%) JBoss
7 4 (10.53%) Intel
8 2 (5.26%) Brocade
9 1 (2.63%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.63%) Citrix
9 1 (2.63%) Apple
9 1 (2.63%) McAfee
9 1 (2.63%) SAP
9 1 (2.63%) Business Objects
9 1 (2.63%) Teradata
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