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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 58 44 61
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +17
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 8 27 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.19% 3.26% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 4.10% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 2
Median daily rate £365 £343 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.56% +26.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £65.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-38.46% +62.50%
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
558 659 702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 82.91% 79.49% 77.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 386 445
Median daily rate £410 £391 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.99% +5.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £284 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 20
Median hourly rate £11.50 £22.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.88% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £40.00 £15.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
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 30 June 2016.

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 30 June 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 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
4 12 (48.00%) SC Cleared
5 11 (44.00%) SQL
5 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
6 10 (40.00%) Linux
6 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 10 (40.00%) High Availability
7 9 (36.00%) Capacity Management
7 9 (36.00%) OVSD
7 9 (36.00%) Service Management
7 9 (36.00%) ITSM
7 9 (36.00%) MS Office
7 9 (36.00%) ITIL
7 9 (36.00%) HP
7 9 (36.00%) Virtual Environments
7 9 (36.00%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
8 8 (32.00%) ITIL V3
8 8 (32.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (32.00%) Ubuntu
8 8 (32.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (32.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (32.00%) CentOS
9 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (28.00%) Statistics
10 6 (24.00%) VMware
10 6 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery

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 2 (8.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) SAS
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Office
2 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) SAP R/3
2 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (8.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (8.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (32.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (32.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (32.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
4 4 (16.00%) MS Access
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (8.00%) PowerCenter
7 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (4.00%) DB2
7 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
7 1 (4.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Toad
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Automotive
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) DBA
1 7 (28.00%) SQL DBA
2 5 (20.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Development Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Development DBA
4 2 (8.00%) ABAP Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Database Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Linux Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Operations Manager
4 2 (8.00%) SAP Developer
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Database Developer
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Web Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) AppFabric
1 2 (8.00%) SAP XI
1 2 (8.00%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.00%) ODBC
2 1 (4.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Statistics
2 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) Linux
3 8 (32.00%) CentOS
3 8 (32.00%) Ubuntu
3 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.00%) Unix
7 1 (4.00%) AIX
7 1 (4.00%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) High Availability
2 9 (36.00%) Capacity Management
2 9 (36.00%) ITIL
2 9 (36.00%) ITSM
2 9 (36.00%) Service Management
2 9 (36.00%) Virtual Environments
3 8 (32.00%) ITIL V3
4 6 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (24.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (16.00%) ETL
5 4 (16.00%) Project Management
6 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.00%) Analytics
7 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) Data Analytics
7 2 (8.00%) Migration
7 2 (8.00%) SDLC
8 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
8 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.00%) ABAP
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) PHP
4 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (48.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (4.00%) MCITP
5 1 (4.00%) MCTS
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (36.00%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (24.00%) NFS
3 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) OVSD
2 6 (24.00%) SCOM
3 3 (12.00%) Nagios
4 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.00%) cPanel
4 1 (4.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (36.00%) HP
3 6 (24.00%) VMware
4 3 (12.00%) NetApp
4 3 (12.00%) SAP
5 2 (8.00%) Informatica
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle
6 1 (4.00%) arcserve
6 1 (4.00%) Sitecore
6 1 (4.00%) Symantec
6 1 (4.00%) Veeam