The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 35 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.43% - 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% - 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£275 - £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
- +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +19.40%
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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 Luton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
197 69 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 93.81% 76.67% 79.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 36 74
Average daily rate £438 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 2
Average hourly rate £45.43 £22.50 £101.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.91% -77.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Performance Tuning
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Performance Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
1 3 (60.00%) CommVault
1 3 (60.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (60.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (60.00%) Wyse
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (60.00%) WSUS
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (60.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
1 3 (60.00%) SCOM
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (60.00%) vSphere
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) hybris
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (60.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) AWK
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (60.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) WSUS
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
1 3 (60.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) CommVault
1 3 (60.00%) Wyse
2 1 (20.00%) hybris
2 1 (20.00%) Endeca