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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 22 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.85% 0.97% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 1.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£288 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £62.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -44.00%
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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
148 190 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 91.36% 92.23% 72.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 134 45
Average daily rate £500 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £510 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 0
Average hourly rate £36.25 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) WSUS
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Wyse
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) CommVault
3 1 (25.00%) Thin Client

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Sybase
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) CommVault
2 1 (25.00%) Wyse