The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 57 71 74
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 36 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.39% 1.37% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.21% 1.81% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 2 9
Average daily rate
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£400 £301 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.78% -13.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £232 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £370 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £380 £338
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +12.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £45.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.58% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.68%
Performance Tuning
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1122 993 962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 74.40% 75.63% 72.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 625 576 510
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 39 68
Average hourly rate £42.50 £22.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.88% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.25 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £127.50 £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Performance Tuning
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Performance Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Performance Tuning
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Performance Tuning Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

Performance Tuning
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 8 £310 - 3
Woking +9 1 £260 -
Camberley +2 1 - -
Weybridge 0 1 - -
Staines -6 1 - -
Redhill - 1 £420 - 1
Egham - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Performance Tuning
South East

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 46 (63.89%) SQL
2 30 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 27 (37.50%) Windows
4 24 (33.33%) Linux
5 23 (31.94%) Data Warehouse
6 22 (30.56%) Oracle
7 21 (29.17%) UNIX
7 21 (29.17%) Microsoft
8 17 (23.61%) SCOM
9 16 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
9 16 (22.22%) MySQL
10 15 (20.83%) .NET
10 15 (20.83%) Perl
10 15 (20.83%) MS Excel
10 15 (20.83%) ETL
10 15 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
10 15 (20.83%) Requirements Analysis
11 14 (19.44%) Business Objects
11 14 (19.44%) SAN
12 13 (18.06%) MS Office
12 13 (18.06%) C#
12 13 (18.06%) Load Balancing
12 13 (18.06%) SCCM
12 13 (18.06%) UAG
13 12 (16.67%) Forefront TMG
13 12 (16.67%) Hyper-V
13 12 (16.67%) MS Visio
13 12 (16.67%) XML
13 12 (16.67%) Active Directory
13 12 (16.67%) ISA Server

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 4 (5.56%) IIS
1 4 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (5.56%) CMS
2 3 (4.17%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.17%) WordPress
3 2 (2.78%) SAP Portal
3 2 (2.78%) Lync
3 2 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.78%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.39%) JBoss
4 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.39%) SAS
4 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.39%) Confluence
4 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 15 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 13 (18.06%) MS Office
3 12 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.44%) SAN
2 11 (15.28%) Radio Access Network
3 7 (9.72%) 2G
3 7 (9.72%) 3G
3 7 (9.72%) DHCP
4 6 (8.33%) DNS
5 4 (5.56%) SSL
5 4 (5.56%) Telnet
5 4 (5.56%) FTP
5 4 (5.56%) SNMP
5 4 (5.56%) LTE
5 4 (5.56%) 4G
6 1 (1.39%) GSM
6 1 (1.39%) NAS
6 1 (1.39%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 23 (31.94%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (22.22%) MySQL
4 15 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (9.72%) Relational Database
6 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (6.94%) Oracle Database
6 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (5.56%) OLTP
7 4 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (5.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 3 (4.17%) DB2
8 3 (4.17%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (2.78%) DTS
9 2 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Subversion
2 5 (6.94%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.17%) NUnit
4 3 (4.17%) CruiseControl
4 3 (4.17%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (4.17%) Moq
4 3 (4.17%) Hudson
4 3 (4.17%) Xdebug
4 3 (4.17%) MSBuild
5 2 (2.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.39%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.39%) Maven
6 1 (1.39%) JIRA
6 1 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 9 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 8 (11.11%) Finance
3 4 (5.56%) Banking
4 3 (4.17%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.17%) Marketing
5 1 (1.39%) Retail
5 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (43.06%) Developer
2 13 (18.06%) Database Developer
3 10 (13.89%) Architect
4 9 (12.50%) Technical Architect
5 8 (11.11%) Consultant
6 7 (9.72%) Administrator
7 6 (8.33%) DBA
7 6 (8.33%) SQL DBA
8 5 (6.94%) SQL Server DBA
9 4 (5.56%) Designer
10 3 (4.17%) ABAP Developer
10 3 (4.17%) BizTalk Consultant
10 3 (4.17%) PHP Developer
10 3 (4.17%) SAP Developer
11 2 (2.78%) Data Modeller
11 2 (2.78%) Web Developer
11 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 2 (2.78%) .NET Developer
11 2 (2.78%) C# Developer
11 2 (2.78%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.83%) .NET
2 12 (16.67%) XML
3 11 (15.28%) ASP.NET
4 8 (11.11%) jQuery
5 7 (9.72%) CSS
6 5 (6.94%) HTML
7 4 (5.56%) Ajax
8 3 (4.17%) SAP XI
8 3 (4.17%) HTML5
8 3 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (4.17%) XSD
8 3 (4.17%) Web Services
8 3 (4.17%) XSLT
9 2 (2.78%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (2.78%) ADO.NET
9 2 (2.78%) DHTML
9 2 (2.78%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (2.78%) WCF
9 2 (2.78%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 2 (2.78%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) Clustering
2 3 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.78%) Hedge funds
3 2 (2.78%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.39%) Replication
4 1 (1.39%) PKI
4 1 (1.39%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 27 (37.50%) Windows
2 24 (33.33%) Linux
3 21 (29.17%) UNIX
4 3 (4.17%) AIX
4 3 (4.17%) Solaris
5 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.83%) ETL
1 15 (20.83%) Requirements Analysis
2 13 (18.06%) Load Balancing
3 9 (12.50%) Validation
4 8 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
5 7 (9.72%) Migration
6 6 (8.33%) OO
7 5 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.94%) Data Migration
7 5 (6.94%) Database Tuning
7 5 (6.94%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.56%) Change Control
8 4 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.56%) ITIL
8 4 (5.56%) Configuration Management
9 3 (4.17%) TDD
9 3 (4.17%) Business Continuity
9 3 (4.17%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 46 (63.89%) SQL
2 15 (20.83%) Perl
3 13 (18.06%) C#
4 10 (13.89%) T-SQL
5 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 8 (11.11%) Java
6 8 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 4 (5.56%) C++
8 3 (4.17%) SAPscript
8 3 (4.17%) PHP
8 3 (4.17%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.17%) ABAP
9 2 (2.78%) VBScript
9 2 (2.78%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.39%) Python
10 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.39%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 9 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.33%) MCSE
3 3 (4.17%) MCTS
3 3 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 13 (18.06%) UAG
2 12 (16.67%) Forefront TMG
2 12 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 12 (16.67%) ISA Server
2 12 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 5 (6.94%) XenDesktop
4 3 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.39%) Veritas File System
5 1 (1.39%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.39%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.39%) Samba
Systems Management
1 17 (23.61%) SCOM
2 13 (18.06%) SCCM
3 3 (4.17%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (4.17%) Control-M
4 2 (2.78%) nmon
4 2 (2.78%) SAP Afaria
5 1 (1.39%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.39%) Legato
Vendors
1 22 (30.56%) Oracle
2 21 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 14 (19.44%) Business Objects
4 11 (15.28%) VMware
4 11 (15.28%) SolarWinds
4 11 (15.28%) F5
5 7 (9.72%) Ericsson
6 6 (8.33%) Informatica
6 6 (8.33%) BMC
6 6 (8.33%) IBM
7 5 (6.94%) Huawei
7 5 (6.94%) Greenplum
7 5 (6.94%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 5 (6.94%) Nortel
7 5 (6.94%) SAP
8 4 (5.56%) Talend
9 3 (4.17%) CommVault
9 3 (4.17%) Adobe
10 1 (1.39%) Sun
10 1 (1.39%) HP