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 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 109 73 75
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +2
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 13 33 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.62% 1.97% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 2.73% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 22
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£350 £403 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +5.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £322 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £410 £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 £34.25 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+31.38% +2.23%
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
1522 1209 1551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 72.34% 72.27% 75.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 869 741 852
Average daily rate £375 £378 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 66 103
Average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% -19.11%
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 £26.50 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +3.44%

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 30 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 30 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -
Basingstoke +7 1 - - 1
Southampton - 1 £349 - 1
Winchester - - - - 3
Farnborough - - - -
Portsmouth - - - - 3
Aldershot - - - -
Performance Tuning
South East

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 (50.00%) Oracle
2 16 (47.06%) SQL
3 15 (44.12%) Windows
4 13 (38.24%) Security Cleared
5 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
5 11 (32.35%) Oracle Database
5 11 (32.35%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (29.41%) TCP/IP
6 10 (29.41%) SAN
6 10 (29.41%) PL/SQL
6 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (29.41%) SC Cleared
7 9 (26.47%) Document Management
7 9 (26.47%) EMC
7 9 (26.47%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
9 7 (20.59%) C
9 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
9 7 (20.59%) NetApp
9 7 (20.59%) VMware
9 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (20.59%) Oracle RAC
9 7 (20.59%) vSphere
10 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (17.65%) Firewall
10 6 (17.65%) Oracle RMAN
10 6 (17.65%) IBM
10 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (17.65%) AIX

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (14.71%) WebLogic
1 5 (14.71%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (29.41%) TCP/IP
1 10 (29.41%) SAN
2 6 (17.65%) Firewall
3 5 (14.71%) DNS
3 5 (14.71%) LDAP
3 5 (14.71%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.94%) LAN
4 1 (2.94%) WAN
4 1 (2.94%) VPN
4 1 (2.94%) IPv4
4 1 (2.94%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) Oracle Database
2 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (14.71%) SQLPlus
5 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (8.82%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (5.88%) MySQL
7 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.94%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (2.94%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (2.94%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) DBA
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle DBA
3 5 (14.71%) Configuration Manager
3 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) SQL DBA
4 3 (8.82%) Server Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Storage Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Storage Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Real Time Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Real Time Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (2.94%) Business Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Database Developer
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Business Objects Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Streams
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.71%) HACMP
3 4 (11.76%) Device Driver
3 4 (11.76%) Clustering
4 3 (8.82%) Data Extraction
5 2 (5.88%) EMC Centera
6 1 (2.94%) Celerra
6 1 (2.94%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Windows
2 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (17.65%) AIX
3 6 (17.65%) Linux
4 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (14.71%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Performance Monitoring
2 9 (26.47%) Root Cause Analysis
2 9 (26.47%) Document Management
3 6 (17.65%) ITIL
4 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
4 5 (14.71%) Coaching
5 4 (11.76%) Regression Testing
5 4 (11.76%) Workflow
5 4 (11.76%) Migration
5 4 (11.76%) Multithreading
5 4 (11.76%) Data Migration
5 4 (11.76%) Test Automation
5 4 (11.76%) Change Control
6 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.82%) Problem Management
6 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (8.82%) Change Management
6 3 (8.82%) ETL
7 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.88%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) SQL
2 10 (29.41%) PL/SQL
3 7 (20.59%) C
4 5 (14.71%) T-SQL
5 4 (11.76%) VBScript
5 4 (11.76%) Python
6 2 (5.88%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) Security Cleared
2 10 (29.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle RAC
1 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (20.59%) vSphere
1 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (14.71%) OCFS2
4 1 (2.94%) Firmware
4 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (8.82%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Oracle
2 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
3 9 (26.47%) EMC
4 7 (20.59%) VMware
4 7 (20.59%) NetApp
5 6 (17.65%) IBM
6 5 (14.71%) JBoss
6 5 (14.71%) Sun
6 5 (14.71%) HP
6 5 (14.71%) Dell
6 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
7 4 (11.76%) Intel
8 2 (5.88%) Brocade
9 1 (2.94%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.94%) Citrix
9 1 (2.94%) Teradata
9 1 (2.94%) Apple
9 1 (2.94%) McAfee
9 1 (2.94%) Business Objects
9 1 (2.94%) SAP
Hampshire
X4 Group
Rate: £35k - 44k per year
Posted: 4 days ago