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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Tuning
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 55 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 5 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.82% 1.53% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 1.85% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 2
Median daily rate £400 £400 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £389 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £311
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%

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
522 596 653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 85.15% 82.66% 81.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 290 379
Median daily rate £400 £390 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 19
Median hourly rate £37.50 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+200.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.62 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £16.14 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 January 2017, 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 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) ITIL
3 11 (52.38%) Linux
3 11 (52.38%) ITIL V2
3 11 (52.38%) Capacity Management
4 10 (47.62%) vCloud
4 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (47.62%) CentOS
4 10 (47.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (47.62%) Red Hat
4 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
4 10 (47.62%) VMware
4 10 (47.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (47.62%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
6 7 (33.33%) Puppet
6 7 (33.33%) SCCM
6 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 7 (33.33%) Docker
6 7 (33.33%) SQL
6 7 (33.33%) MS Office
6 7 (33.33%) vRealize
7 6 (28.57%) IaaS
7 6 (28.57%) DV Cleared
7 6 (28.57%) SCOM
8 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
9 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
10 3 (14.29%) Veeam
10 3 (14.29%) VMware ESXi

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 (4.76%) Apache Pig
1 1 (4.76%) Apache Spark
1 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
1 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (4.76%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) IaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
1 1 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) DataStax
3 1 (4.76%) DB2
3 1 (4.76%) DB2 UDB
3 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.76%) HBase
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.76%) Power BI
3 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Spanish Language
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) VMware Specialist
2 5 (23.81%) DBA
3 4 (19.05%) Automation Specialist
3 4 (19.05%) Developer
3 4 (19.05%) SQL DBA
4 3 (14.29%) Data Centre Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) ABAP Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Database Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (9.52%) SAP Developer
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Database Developer
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Build Automation Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) DB2 Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) DB2 DBA
6 1 (4.76%) Server Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) J2EE
2 1 (4.76%) JDBC
2 1 (4.76%) JNDI
2 1 (4.76%) SAPUI5
2 1 (4.76%) SOAP
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 3 (14.29%) Replication
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Linux
3 10 (47.62%) CentOS
3 10 (47.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Unix
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) ITIL
2 11 (52.38%) Capacity Management
2 11 (52.38%) ITIL V2
3 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (9.52%) Data Management
5 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
5 2 (9.52%) Database Tuning
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Improvement
5 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.76%) Build Automation
6 1 (4.76%) Change Control
6 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.76%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.52%) ABAP
3 2 (9.52%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.76%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) Jython
4 1 (4.76%) Korn
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
4 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.76%) Ruby
4 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
3 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 6 (28.57%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) MCITP
5 1 (4.76%) MCTS
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) vCloud
1 10 (47.62%) Virtual Machines
1 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (33.33%) Docker
3 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 3 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (14.29%) vSphere
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
5 1 (4.76%) HDFS
5 1 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Puppet
1 7 (33.33%) SCCM
1 7 (33.33%) vRealize
2 6 (28.57%) SCOM
3 3 (14.29%) vMotion
4 1 (4.76%) CA Wily
4 1 (4.76%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (4.76%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
1 10 (47.62%) Red Hat
1 10 (47.62%) VMware
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Veeam
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
3 2 (9.52%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Cloudera
4 1 (4.76%) Remedy
4 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow