The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 67 55 56
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 2 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.25% 1.61% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 2.19% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Average daily rate
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£425 £391 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.62% +30.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £34.25 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+31.38% +2.23%
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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 Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
625 548 503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 76.88% 73.66% 72.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 278 247
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £463 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 30 39
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £12.50 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £66.00 £19.46
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 Milton Keynes

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (18.18%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 2 (18.18%) Banking
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) DB2
4 2 (18.18%) Solaris
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
4 2 (18.18%) MDX
4 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (18.18%) UNIX
4 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (9.09%) Database Security
5 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (9.09%) TIBCO EMS
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) DB2
4 1 (9.09%) Informix
4 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (9.09%) DB2 UDB
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) DBA
3 3 (27.27%) Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) SQL DBA
4 2 (18.18%) MI Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) DB2 DBA
5 1 (9.09%) Informix DBA
5 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Tuning Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) ABAP Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
1 2 (18.18%) MDX
2 1 (9.09%) Dojo
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
2 1 (9.09%) ISPF
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) DOM
2 1 (9.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Statistics
2 1 (9.09%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Solaris
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) OOP
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
4 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) System Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 1 (9.09%) Database Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Database Security
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) VB
4 1 (9.09%) ABAP
4 1 (9.09%) REXX
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) JCL
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) MAINVIEW
1 1 (9.09%) Control-M
1 1 (9.09%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) BMC
2 1 (9.09%) Veritas
2 1 (9.09%) TIBCO
2 1 (9.09%) Remedy
2 1 (9.09%) ION Trading
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
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