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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 59 70 76
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 17 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.73% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% 0.33% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 1
Average daily rate £450 £425 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +54.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £388 £378
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +2.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.60
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.35%
Performance Tuning
Berkshire

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
751 614 733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 76.24% 70.09% 73.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 345 367
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 7 22
Average hourly rate £45.00 £55.65 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.13% +247.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Reading region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Histogram 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 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 13 (54.17%) SQL
2 12 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 9 (37.50%) Linux
5 8 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (33.33%) Use Case
5 8 (33.33%) Hadoop
5 8 (33.33%) Big Data
5 8 (33.33%) Analytics
5 8 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 8 (33.33%) Public Cloud
6 7 (29.17%) DevOps
6 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
7 6 (25.00%) Puppet
7 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 6 (25.00%) Nagios
7 6 (25.00%) Unix
7 6 (25.00%) Oracle
7 6 (25.00%) Finance
8 5 (20.83%) VMware
8 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
8 5 (20.83%) Ansible
8 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
8 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (20.83%) TeamCity
8 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
9 3 (12.50%) Subversion
9 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
9 3 (12.50%) Java

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (8.33%) Primavera
2 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) DHCP
1 2 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
2 1 (4.17%) SSH
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (33.33%) Big Data
2 8 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 8 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
1 5 (20.83%) TeamCity
2 3 (12.50%) Artifactory
2 3 (12.50%) Checkstyle
2 3 (12.50%) Cobertura
2 3 (12.50%) FindBugs
2 3 (12.50%) Hudson
2 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.50%) Liquibase
2 3 (12.50%) Maven
2 3 (12.50%) Selenium
2 3 (12.50%) SoapUI
2 3 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (12.50%) Subversion
3 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Consultant
1 5 (20.83%) Field Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Support Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Developer
3 3 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) iOS Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Project Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Project Support Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior IT Support
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Technical Support
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (4.17%) Esper
2 1 (4.17%) LAMP
2 1 (4.17%) Memcached
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 2 (8.33%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Unix
3 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.17%) Windows
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (33.33%) Analytics
2 8 (33.33%) Use Case
3 7 (29.17%) DevOps
4 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
4 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (12.50%) Static Code Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Business Process Improvement
5 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.33%) High Availability
5 2 (8.33%) iOS Development
5 2 (8.33%) Migration
5 2 (8.33%) OOP
5 2 (8.33%) Process Improvement
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) Workflow
6 1 (4.17%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 3 (12.50%) Java
2 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 2 (8.33%) Apple Swift
3 2 (8.33%) Objective-C
4 1 (4.17%) Perl
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
4 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Nagios
1 6 (25.00%) Puppet
2 5 (20.83%) Ansible
3 1 (4.17%) Cacti
3 1 (4.17%) collectd
3 1 (4.17%) Ganglia
3 1 (4.17%) Graphite
3 1 (4.17%) logstash
3 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.17%) Salt
3 1 (4.17%) vMotion
3 1 (4.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
2 5 (20.83%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) Apple
3 2 (8.33%) Xamarin
4 1 (4.17%) SAP
Reading, Berkshire
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Rate: £350.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago