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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 46 63 64
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 10 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.64% 1.20% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 1.53% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 4
Median daily rate £500 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £383 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £438 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.87% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £38.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +3.33%
Performance Tuning
Buckinghamshire

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
514 717 696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 84.54% 78.28% 79.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 352 422
Median daily rate £438 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 28 32
Median hourly rate £37.50 £12.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+194.11% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £19.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Performance Tuning as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Tuning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 12 (52.17%) ITIL
3 11 (47.83%) ITIL V2
3 11 (47.83%) Capacity Management
4 10 (43.48%) vCloud
4 10 (43.48%) VMware
4 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (43.48%) CentOS
4 10 (43.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
4 10 (43.48%) Red Hat
4 10 (43.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (43.48%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (34.78%) SQL
5 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
5 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
6 7 (30.43%) SCCM
6 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
6 7 (30.43%) Puppet
6 7 (30.43%) Docker
6 7 (30.43%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (30.43%) MS Office
6 7 (30.43%) Oracle
6 7 (30.43%) vRealize
7 6 (26.09%) Unix
7 6 (26.09%) IaaS
7 6 (26.09%) DV Cleared
7 6 (26.09%) SCOM
8 5 (21.74%) Oracle RAC

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) Apache Pig
1 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
1 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.35%) SAS
1 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
1 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Office
2 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (4.35%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) IaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
1 1 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.70%) DB2
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
4 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.35%) DB2 UDB
4 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.35%) PowerCenter
4 1 (4.35%) QlikView
4 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Spanish Language
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) DBA
2 7 (30.43%) SQL DBA
3 6 (26.09%) VMware Specialist
4 5 (21.74%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (17.39%) Automation Specialist
6 3 (13.04%) Administrator
6 3 (13.04%) Data Centre Specialist
7 2 (8.70%) ABAP Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Developer
7 2 (8.70%) SAP Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Architect
8 1 (4.35%) Build Automation Specialist
8 1 (4.35%) DB2 Administrator
8 1 (4.35%) DB2 DBA
8 1 (4.35%) SAP Administrator
8 1 (4.35%) Server Specialist
8 1 (4.35%) SQL Server DBA
8 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) J2EE
2 1 (4.35%) JDBC
2 1 (4.35%) JNDI
2 1 (4.35%) ODBC
2 1 (4.35%) SAPUI5
2 1 (4.35%) SOAP
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
1 3 (13.04%) Replication
2 2 (8.70%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) Linux
3 10 (43.48%) CentOS
3 10 (43.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (26.09%) Unix
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) ITIL
2 11 (47.83%) Capacity Management
2 11 (47.83%) ITIL V2
3 7 (30.43%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (13.04%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.70%) Data Management
5 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.35%) Change Control
6 1 (4.35%) Contract Management
6 1 (4.35%) Garbage Collection
6 1 (4.35%) High Availability
6 1 (4.35%) MapReduce
6 1 (4.35%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.35%) Server Building
6 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) ABAP
2 2 (8.70%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) Jython
3 1 (4.35%) Korn
3 1 (4.35%) PHP
3 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.35%) Ruby
3 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
3 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
4 6 (26.09%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) MCITP
5 1 (4.35%) MCTS
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) vCloud
1 10 (43.48%) Virtual Machines
1 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (30.43%) Docker
3 5 (21.74%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
4 3 (13.04%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (13.04%) vSphere
5 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
5 1 (4.35%) HDFS
5 1 (4.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) Puppet
1 7 (30.43%) SCCM
1 7 (30.43%) vRealize
2 6 (26.09%) SCOM
3 3 (13.04%) vMotion
4 1 (4.35%) CA Wily
4 1 (4.35%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
1 10 (43.48%) Red Hat
1 10 (43.48%) VMware
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) SAP
3 3 (13.04%) Veeam
4 2 (8.70%) IBM
5 1 (4.35%) Cloudera
5 1 (4.35%) Informatica
5 1 (4.35%) Remedy
5 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow