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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 56 57 48
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 13 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.69% 1.36% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 1.79% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£312 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £385 £338
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +14.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £36.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+21.52% +15.20%
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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
603 560 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 78.31% 76.19% 73.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 313 174
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 27
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.25 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -26.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £34.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Performance Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
2 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 6 (31.58%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (26.32%) Statistics
3 5 (26.32%) Windows
4 4 (21.05%) Linux
4 4 (21.05%) .NET
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
4 4 (21.05%) OLAP
4 4 (21.05%) IIS
4 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
4 4 (21.05%) Client/Server
4 4 (21.05%) OLTP
4 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
4 4 (21.05%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (21.05%) Remedy
4 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
5 3 (15.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 3 (15.79%) Change Control
5 3 (15.79%) YaST
5 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
5 3 (15.79%) Content Management
5 3 (15.79%) CMS
5 3 (15.79%) SUSE

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 4 (21.05%) IIS
1 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
1 4 (21.05%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (15.79%) CMS
3 2 (10.53%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (10.53%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
1 1 (5.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) SSH
3 1 (5.26%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (21.05%) OLAP
1 4 (21.05%) OLTP
1 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
1 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Spanish Language
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Administrator
2 5 (26.32%) DBA
3 4 (21.05%) BizTalk Administrator
3 4 (21.05%) SQL DBA
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Release Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Senior DBA
4 2 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Senior SQL DBA
5 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Database Developer
5 1 (5.26%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
1 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
2 2 (10.53%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Statistics
2 4 (21.05%) Client/Server
3 3 (15.79%) Clustering
4 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (15.79%) UNIX
3 3 (15.79%) SUSE
3 3 (15.79%) HPUX
3 3 (15.79%) Solaris
3 3 (15.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (15.79%) Change Control
2 3 (15.79%) Change Management
2 3 (15.79%) Content Management
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum
4 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Load Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) C
2 2 (10.53%) C++
2 2 (10.53%) Korn
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) Bourne shell
2 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
2 2 (10.53%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.26%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) NFS
1 2 (10.53%) ISA Server
2 1 (5.26%) Samba
2 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) YaST
2 2 (10.53%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Remedy
3 3 (15.79%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Adobe
3 3 (15.79%) Veritas
3 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.53%) Symantec
4 2 (10.53%) Sun
5 1 (5.26%) Northgate
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle
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