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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 53 59 40
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -19
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 19 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.31% 0.67% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.01% 0.87% 3.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 3
Average daily rate
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£312 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.08% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £369 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
+0.07% +8.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +55.55%
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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
632 572 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 76.70% 76.37% 71.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 312 177
Average daily rate £375 £400 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £271 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 34
Average hourly rate £17.32 £15.97 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.45% -11.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £25.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 6 March 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 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (26.67%) Windows
5 7 (23.33%) SQL
5 7 (23.33%) UNIX
5 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (20.00%) Finance
6 6 (20.00%) Linux
6 6 (20.00%) Informatica
6 6 (20.00%) PowerCenter
7 5 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (16.67%) Remedy
7 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 5 (16.67%) .NET
7 5 (16.67%) VMware
7 5 (16.67%) Statistics
7 5 (16.67%) Change Control
7 5 (16.67%) DV Cleared
7 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 4 (13.33%) PaaS
8 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
8 4 (13.33%) OLAP
8 4 (13.33%) Business Objects
8 4 (13.33%) IIS
8 4 (13.33%) Client/Server
8 4 (13.33%) Solaris
8 4 (13.33%) OLTP

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 5 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (13.33%) IIS
3 3 (10.00%) SAS
3 3 (10.00%) CMS
4 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (6.67%) OpenStack
4 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) PaaS
2 2 (6.67%) IaaS
2 2 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) SAN
2 2 (6.67%) Firewall
2 2 (6.67%) SSH
2 2 (6.67%) BIG-IP
2 2 (6.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) PowerCenter
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) OLAP
2 4 (13.33%) OLTP
2 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
2 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (10.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.00%) Spanish Language
4 2 (6.67%) Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Retail
5 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Administrator
2 5 (16.67%) BizTalk Administrator
2 5 (16.67%) DBA
3 4 (13.33%) SQL DBA
3 4 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Release Manager
4 2 (6.67%) SAS Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Senior SQL DBA
4 2 (6.67%) Senior DBA
4 2 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Informatica Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Solaris Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) .NET
1 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 3 (10.00%) SAP XI
3 2 (6.67%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 1 (3.33%) WinForms
4 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Statistics
2 4 (13.33%) Client/Server
3 3 (10.00%) Clustering
4 2 (6.67%) Open Source
5 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) UNIX
2 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (20.00%) Linux
4 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (13.33%) Solaris
6 3 (10.00%) AIX
6 3 (10.00%) HPUX
6 3 (10.00%) SUSE
6 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (10.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (6.67%) CentOS
7 2 (6.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (16.67%) Change Control
3 3 (10.00%) Analytics
3 3 (10.00%) Content Management
3 3 (10.00%) ITIL
3 3 (10.00%) CRM
3 3 (10.00%) Change Management
3 3 (10.00%) Migration
3 3 (10.00%) Visual Analytics
4 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.67%) DevOps
4 2 (6.67%) ITSM
4 2 (6.67%) Scrum
4 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 2 (6.67%) Service Management
4 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (6.67%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.33%) Load Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.67%) Korn
3 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.67%) Bourne shell
3 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.67%) C
3 2 (6.67%) C++
3 2 (6.67%) Java
3 2 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) VCP4
4 2 (6.67%) Degree
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) NFS
2 3 (10.00%) ISA Server
3 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.67%) Docker
4 1 (3.33%) Samba
4 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) YaST
2 2 (6.67%) OVSD
2 2 (6.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) Informatica
3 5 (16.67%) Remedy
3 5 (16.67%) VMware
4 4 (13.33%) Business Objects
5 3 (10.00%) SAP
5 3 (10.00%) Adobe
5 3 (10.00%) Sun
5 3 (10.00%) Veritas
5 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.67%) Symantec
6 2 (6.67%) F5
6 2 (6.67%) HP
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco
6 2 (6.67%) NetApp
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle
7 1 (3.33%) Northgate