The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 63 43 63
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +20
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 6 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.14% 3.57% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 4.37% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 3
Median daily rate £390 £203 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+92.59% -46.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Performance Tuning
Wales

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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
426 412 465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 81.14% 81.75% 78.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 304 283
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £472 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 14 8
Median hourly rate £35.00 £18.90 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.18% -11.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.65 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £34.50 £25.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Performance Tuning
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Performance Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Performance Tuning
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
Cardiff -34 3 - - 1
Newport +18 1 £375 -18.91%
Performance Tuning
Wales

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Wales region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 5 (45.45%) SQL
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (27.27%) Maven
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Middleware
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
3 3 (27.27%) HTTP
3 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 3 (27.27%) DNS
3 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 3 (27.27%) J2EE
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) JBoss
3 3 (27.27%) Apache
3 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
3 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 3 (27.27%) JVM Tuning
3 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 3 (27.27%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (18.18%) ETL Development
4 2 (18.18%) Database Optimisation
4 2 (18.18%) Unix
4 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 3 (27.27%) Apache
1 3 (27.27%) JBoss
2 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (18.18%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (18.18%) OLAP
3 2 (18.18%) PowerPivot
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
1 3 (27.27%) Maven
1 3 (27.27%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Middleware Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) DBA
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Functional Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) HPUX Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) SQL BI Developer
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server BI Developer
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Developer
2 2 (18.18%) SSIS Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Financials DBA
3 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) J2EE
1 3 (27.27%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (18.18%) HPUX
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (27.27%) JVM Tuning
1 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
1 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
1 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
2 2 (18.18%) Analytics
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Capacity Management
2 2 (18.18%) Database Optimisation
2 2 (18.18%) Dimensional Modelling
2 2 (18.18%) ETL
2 2 (18.18%) ETL Development
2 2 (18.18%) High Availability
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
3 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) InterSystems
3 2 (18.18%) Symantec
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
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Rate: Good dependant on Skills
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