The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 157 196 156
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -40
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 87 77 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.13% 0.81% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 1.01% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 46 64
Median daily rate £500 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £336 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £390 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +14.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £38.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +3.33%
Performance Tuning
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6177 7599 7495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.00% 79.70% 76.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3663 4488 4209
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 313 284
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.51 £12.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.25 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the South East region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Performance Tuning
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Performance Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Performance Tuning
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the South East region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire +18 22 £490 +55.39% 4
Berkshire +10 22 £431 -6.25% 6
Hampshire +25 15 £525 +38.15% 2
Buckinghamshire +15 13 £500 +30.71% 2
Surrey +24 11 £450 -25.00% 3
M4 Corridor - 2 - -
East Sussex +2 1 - - 1
Kent -9 1 £450 +28.57% 4
West Sussex - 1 - - 1
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 South East region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 91 (51.41%) Linux
2 83 (46.89%) SQL
3 62 (35.03%) Oracle
4 54 (30.51%) SQL Server
5 45 (25.42%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (23.73%) MySQL
7 40 (22.60%) Unix
8 39 (22.03%) Windows
9 38 (21.47%) Apache
10 35 (19.77%) Java
11 34 (19.21%) Migration
12 32 (18.08%) ETL
13 31 (17.51%) Configuration Management
13 31 (17.51%) Git (software)
14 30 (16.95%) Microsoft
15 28 (15.82%) Security Cleared
15 28 (15.82%) High Availability
15 28 (15.82%) Oracle Database
16 27 (15.25%) Jenkins
16 27 (15.25%) Continuous Integration
16 27 (15.25%) SC Cleared
17 26 (14.69%) NoSQL
17 26 (14.69%) ITIL
18 25 (14.12%) Business Intelligence
18 25 (14.12%) Red Hat
18 25 (14.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 24 (13.56%) Puppet
19 24 (13.56%) Relational Database
19 24 (13.56%) IBM
19 24 (13.56%) PostgreSQL

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 38 (21.47%) Apache
2 17 (9.60%) WebSphere
3 16 (9.04%) nginx
4 11 (6.21%) Apache Spark
5 9 (5.08%) Apache Pig
5 9 (5.08%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (4.52%) Apache Solr
6 8 (4.52%) Commerce Server
6 8 (4.52%) IBM HTTP Server
7 6 (3.39%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.69%) Confluence
8 3 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (1.69%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.13%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (1.13%) GemFire
9 2 (1.13%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.56%) JBoss
10 1 (0.56%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.56%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (10.73%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.52%) MS Office
3 5 (2.82%) Simulink
4 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (4.52%) Fredhopper
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.56%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.56%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.39%) IaaS
4 2 (1.13%) GitHub
4 2 (1.13%) PaaS
5 1 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (12.99%) LAN
2 18 (10.17%) SAN
3 12 (6.78%) WAN
4 8 (4.52%) Kerberos
5 7 (3.95%) Firewall
6 5 (2.82%) LDAP
7 4 (2.26%) Intranet
7 4 (2.26%) NAS
8 3 (1.69%) DNS
8 3 (1.69%) Internet
9 1 (0.56%) 2G
9 1 (0.56%) 3G
9 1 (0.56%) DHCP
9 1 (0.56%) FTP
9 1 (0.56%) HTTP
9 1 (0.56%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.56%) IGMP
9 1 (0.56%) SNMP
9 1 (0.56%) SSL
9 1 (0.56%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (30.51%) SQL Server
2 42 (23.73%) MySQL
3 28 (15.82%) Oracle Database
4 26 (14.69%) NoSQL
5 24 (13.56%) PostgreSQL
5 24 (13.56%) Relational Database
6 18 (10.17%) MongoDB
6 18 (10.17%) SQL Server 2014
7 16 (9.04%) CouchDB
7 16 (9.04%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (9.04%) Redis
8 15 (8.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (7.34%) Big Data
9 13 (7.34%) DB2
10 12 (6.78%) HBase
11 11 (6.21%) Apache Hive
11 11 (6.21%) Hadoop
12 10 (5.65%) Apache Cassandra
12 10 (5.65%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (5.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (17.51%) Git (software)
2 27 (15.25%) Jenkins
3 22 (12.43%) JIRA
4 18 (10.17%) Talend Open Studio
5 17 (9.60%) Subversion
6 16 (9.04%) Mercurial
7 8 (4.52%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (3.95%) Eclipse
8 7 (3.95%) Visual Studio
9 6 (3.39%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (1.13%) Gradle
10 2 (1.13%) JUnit
11 1 (0.56%) JMeter
11 1 (0.56%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.56%) Toad
General
1 16 (9.04%) Finance
2 10 (5.65%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.52%) Publishing
4 4 (2.26%) Banking
5 3 (1.69%) Billing
5 3 (1.69%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.69%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.13%) Marketing
7 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.56%) Electronics
7 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.56%) Legal
7 1 (0.56%) Retail
7 1 (0.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 61 (34.46%) Developer
2 26 (14.69%) DBA
3 22 (12.43%) SQL DBA
4 21 (11.86%) Administrator
5 20 (11.30%) ETL Developer
6 16 (9.04%) PHP Developer
7 13 (7.34%) Analyst
8 11 (6.21%) Consultant
8 11 (6.21%) Java Developer
8 11 (6.21%) SQL Server DBA
9 10 (5.65%) E-Commerce Developer
9 10 (5.65%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
9 10 (5.65%) MySQL Developer
9 10 (5.65%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 10 (5.65%) Symfony Developer
10 9 (5.08%) Architect
11 8 (4.52%) AS400 Support
11 8 (4.52%) Oracle DBA
11 8 (4.52%) Support Analyst
11 8 (4.52%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (12.99%) XML
2 19 (10.73%) LAMP
2 19 (10.73%) LAPP Stack
3 16 (9.04%) AngularJS
3 16 (9.04%) JSON
3 16 (9.04%) Laravel
3 16 (9.04%) LEMP Stack
3 16 (9.04%) Memcached
3 16 (9.04%) Symfony
3 16 (9.04%) Yii
4 14 (7.91%) .NET
4 14 (7.91%) Middleware
5 12 (6.78%) Node.js
6 10 (5.65%) Kafka
7 9 (5.08%) HTML
8 8 (4.52%) Ajax
8 8 (4.52%) CSS
8 8 (4.52%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 8 (4.52%) REST
8 8 (4.52%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.99%) Replication
2 15 (8.47%) Data Centre
3 13 (7.34%) AS400
3 13 (7.34%) iSeries
4 12 (6.78%) Clustering
5 9 (5.08%) Grid Computing
6 7 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.95%) Informatics
7 6 (3.39%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.82%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.82%) Data Extraction
9 4 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.69%) PMI
11 2 (1.13%) Data Integration
11 2 (1.13%) EMC VNX
11 2 (1.13%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (1.13%) VCE vBlock
11 2 (1.13%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.56%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 91 (51.41%) Linux
2 40 (22.60%) Unix
3 39 (22.03%) Windows
4 25 (14.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (9.04%) AIX
6 13 (7.34%) Solaris
7 10 (5.65%) CentOS
8 8 (4.52%) Windows Server
9 6 (3.39%) Apple iOS
9 6 (3.39%) OS/400
10 2 (1.13%) VMS
11 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (25.42%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (19.21%) Migration
3 32 (18.08%) ETL
4 31 (17.51%) Configuration Management
5 28 (15.82%) High Availability
6 27 (15.25%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (14.69%) ITIL
8 25 (14.12%) Business Intelligence
9 22 (12.43%) MVC
10 19 (10.73%) E-Commerce
10 19 (10.73%) Performance Monitoring
11 18 (10.17%) Data Modelling
11 18 (10.17%) Scrum
12 17 (9.60%) OO
13 16 (9.04%) Disaster Recovery
13 16 (9.04%) Refactoring
13 16 (9.04%) Release Management
13 16 (9.04%) Web Application Development
13 16 (9.04%) Web Development
14 15 (8.47%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (46.89%) SQL
2 35 (19.77%) Java
3 23 (12.99%) C++
4 18 (10.17%) Shell Script
4 18 (10.17%) T-SQL
5 17 (9.60%) PHP
6 16 (9.04%) C
7 13 (7.34%) PL/SQL
8 10 (5.65%) JavaScript
9 9 (5.08%) Korn
10 8 (4.52%) C#
11 7 (3.95%) Python
12 6 (3.39%) ABAP
12 6 (3.39%) Perl
13 5 (2.82%) MATLAB
14 4 (2.26%) VB.NET
15 2 (1.13%) Bash Shell
15 2 (1.13%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.56%) Jython
16 1 (0.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (15.82%) Security Cleared
2 27 (15.25%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.78%) Degree
4 10 (5.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (3.39%) DV Cleared
7 4 (2.26%) MCITP
8 3 (1.69%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.56%) MCTS
9 1 (0.56%) OCP
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.91%) QA
2 10 (5.65%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (9.04%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (6.78%) vCloud
2 12 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.21%) HDFS
4 10 (5.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 10 (5.65%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (4.52%) Apache Flume
6 7 (3.95%) Docker
7 6 (3.39%) Active Directory
8 5 (2.82%) vSphere
9 4 (2.26%) Hyper-V
9 4 (2.26%) Oracle Clusterware
10 3 (1.69%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 3 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (1.13%) NFS
11 2 (1.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (1.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 24 (13.56%) Puppet
2 17 (9.60%) Ansible
2 17 (9.60%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (5.08%) Hadoop YARN
3 9 (5.08%) vRealize
4 8 (4.52%) Ambari
4 8 (4.52%) Oozie
5 7 (3.95%) SCCM
6 6 (3.39%) SCOM
7 5 (2.82%) OpenAM
7 5 (2.82%) OpenIDM
7 5 (2.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (2.26%) Tivoli
9 3 (1.69%) Oracle Identity Management
9 3 (1.69%) vMotion
10 2 (1.13%) Data Guard
10 2 (1.13%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.56%) CA Wily
11 1 (0.56%) Graphite
11 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 62 (35.03%) Oracle
2 30 (16.95%) Microsoft
3 25 (14.12%) Red Hat
4 24 (13.56%) IBM
5 18 (10.17%) Talend
5 18 (10.17%) VMware
6 16 (9.04%) Zend
7 9 (5.08%) AppDynamics
7 9 (5.08%) Cisco
7 9 (5.08%) Teradata
8 8 (4.52%) Hortonworks
8 8 (4.52%) Splunk
9 6 (3.39%) Informatica
9 6 (3.39%) TIBCO
10 5 (2.82%) Cognos
10 5 (2.82%) CommVault
10 5 (2.82%) ForgeRock
10 5 (2.82%) SAP
10 5 (2.82%) Telerik
11 4 (2.26%) Tableau
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