The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 57 75 65
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% 0.48% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.66% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Median daily rate £325 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -5.55%
Performance Tuning
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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 Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
523 762 590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 74.40% 73.69% 70.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 512 327
Median daily rate £400 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £558 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 11
Median hourly rate £20.00 £37.09 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.07% +95.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £30.90 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.46 £37.09 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Reading region.

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Performance Tuning
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Performance Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Reading region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Cognos
3 2 (40.00%) Cognos Powerplay
3 2 (40.00%) Hyperion
3 2 (40.00%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (40.00%) Kalido
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 2 (40.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (40.00%) Power BI
4 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (20.00%) Big Data
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (40.00%) Cognos Powerplay
1 2 (40.00%) Kalido
1 2 (40.00%) Power BI
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) Cognos Impromptu
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) ABAP Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Development Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Development Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Field Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SAP BW Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Support Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) ABAP
3 1 (20.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cognos
1 2 (40.00%) Hyperion
1 2 (40.00%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) SAP