The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 38 46 46
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 34 10 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.28% 1.91% 3.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.53% 2.62% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 2 16
Average daily rate
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£275 £359 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.34% +22.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £296 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £422 £425
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 £41.25 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.94%
Performance Tuning
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
615 381 670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 77.46% 72.85% 70.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 187 342
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £538 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 24 35
Average hourly rate £15.00 £37.50 £25.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +48.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £13.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Performance Tuning
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Performance Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Performance Tuning
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Rickmansworth - 9 £225 -
St Albans - 4 £350 -
Watford - 3 £213 -
Stevenage - 1 - - 1
Performance Tuning
East of England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 24 (52.17%) SQL
2 23 (50.00%) ETL
3 20 (43.48%) Finance
4 19 (41.30%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (36.96%) Oracle
6 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
6 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
7 13 (28.26%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (26.09%) Data Modelling
9 11 (23.91%) UNIX
9 11 (23.91%) Oracle Database
10 10 (21.74%) PL/SQL
11 9 (19.57%) Informatica
11 9 (19.57%) Migration
11 9 (19.57%) Replication
11 9 (19.57%) Linux
11 9 (19.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (19.57%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (19.57%) Data Integration
12 8 (17.39%) Dimensional Modelling
12 8 (17.39%) Analytics
12 8 (17.39%) OLAP
12 8 (17.39%) T-SQL
12 8 (17.39%) Cognos
12 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
13 7 (15.22%) SAN
13 7 (15.22%) Windows
14 6 (13.04%) XML
14 6 (13.04%) SAS
14 6 (13.04%) Change Management

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (13.04%) SAS
2 4 (8.70%) WebLogic
2 4 (8.70%) MQSeries
3 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.17%) CMS
4 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.17%) Apache
4 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) SAN
2 1 (2.17%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (41.30%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
3 11 (23.91%) Oracle Database
4 9 (19.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (19.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (17.39%) OLAP
6 6 (13.04%) Base SAS
7 5 (10.87%) DTS
8 4 (8.70%) RDBMS
8 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
8 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (8.70%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (6.52%) QlikView
9 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (6.52%) Data Mart
9 3 (6.52%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.17%) WebLogic Workshop
1 1 (2.17%) Subversion
1 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.17%) Ant
General
1 20 (43.48%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Banking
2 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.70%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
4 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (58.70%) Developer
2 10 (21.74%) DBA
3 8 (17.39%) Oracle Developer
4 7 (15.22%) SQL DBA
5 6 (13.04%) Consultant
5 6 (13.04%) SAS Developer
6 5 (10.87%) SQL Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Administrator
7 4 (8.70%) Storage Consultant
8 3 (6.52%) SQL Server DBA
9 2 (4.35%) Sybase DBA
9 2 (4.35%) UNIX Administrator
9 2 (4.35%) Senior Oracle Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 2 (4.35%) Senior DBA
9 2 (4.35%) Systems Programmer
9 2 (4.35%) ETL Consultant
9 2 (4.35%) Sybase Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) XML
2 4 (8.70%) Web Services
2 4 (8.70%) JMS
3 2 (4.35%) HTML
4 1 (2.17%) HTML5
4 1 (2.17%) REST
4 1 (2.17%) Kendo UI
4 1 (2.17%) Spring MVC
4 1 (2.17%) jQuery
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
4 1 (2.17%) Spring
4 1 (2.17%) Ajax
4 1 (2.17%) CSS
4 1 (2.17%) JSP
4 1 (2.17%) SOAP
4 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Replication
1 9 (19.57%) Data Integration
2 4 (8.70%) N-Tier
3 3 (6.52%) Visualisation
3 3 (6.52%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.35%) EqualLogic
4 2 (4.35%) HP Superdome
5 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.17%) Statistics
5 1 (2.17%) Clustering
5 1 (2.17%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) UNIX
2 9 (19.57%) Linux
3 7 (15.22%) Windows
4 2 (4.35%) HPUX
5 1 (2.17%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) ETL
2 13 (28.26%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (26.09%) Data Modelling
4 9 (19.57%) Migration
5 8 (17.39%) Dimensional Modelling
5 8 (17.39%) Analytics
6 6 (13.04%) Change Management
6 6 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (10.87%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (10.87%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
8 4 (8.70%) Database Tuning
8 4 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (6.52%) Software Deployment
9 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (6.52%) ERP
10 2 (4.35%) UML
10 2 (4.35%) OO
10 2 (4.35%) Scrum
10 2 (4.35%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 24 (52.17%) SQL
2 10 (21.74%) PL/SQL
3 8 (17.39%) T-SQL
4 6 (13.04%) SAS Macro
5 5 (10.87%) Java
6 4 (8.70%) Perl
7 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.17%) Python
7 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.17%) C
7 1 (2.17%) C#
7 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (8.70%) SRDF
3 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.35%) vSphere
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) Oracle
2 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 9 (19.57%) Informatica
4 8 (17.39%) Cognos
5 6 (13.04%) Ab Initio
6 5 (10.87%) SAP
7 4 (8.70%) Brocade
8 3 (6.52%) Tableau
8 3 (6.52%) EMC
9 2 (4.35%) Sybase
9 2 (4.35%) Business Objects
9 2 (4.35%) IBM
9 2 (4.35%) HP
9 2 (4.35%) Teradata
9 2 (4.35%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (4.35%) VMware
9 2 (4.35%) Red Gate
10 1 (2.17%) Coverity
10 1 (2.17%) Telerik
10 1 (2.17%) Intel
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