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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 76 71 90
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +19
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 19 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.45% 1.34% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 1.73% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 3
Median daily rate £425 £481 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.68% +6.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £348
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £45.00
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
1064 981 1117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 81.16% 77.06% 79.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 713 547 640
Median daily rate £425 £408 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +5.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 31 57
Median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.79 £13.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.19 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey 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 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 30 May 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 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
Camberley - 5 £425 -
Guildford +1 4 £450 +38.46% 2
Leatherhead - 2 £551 -
Woking -5 1 £415 +27.69% 1
Epsom - 1 - -
Performance Tuning
South East

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 15 (53.57%) SQL Server
1 15 (53.57%) Replication
2 13 (46.43%) SQL
3 12 (42.86%) Migration
4 11 (39.29%) Linux
5 10 (35.71%) T-SQL
5 10 (35.71%) SAN
6 9 (32.14%) Finance
6 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (28.57%) Data Migration
7 8 (28.57%) Shell Script
7 8 (28.57%) Clustering
7 8 (28.57%) Sybase
8 7 (25.00%) UML
8 7 (25.00%) Unix
8 7 (25.00%) Perl
8 7 (25.00%) Veritas
8 7 (25.00%) Solaris
8 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 7 (25.00%) CRM
8 7 (25.00%) Data Modelling
8 7 (25.00%) Korn
8 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
9 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
9 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
9 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (21.43%) RDBMS
9 6 (21.43%) Oracle

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 1 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.57%) OpenStack
1 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) SAN
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) NAS
3 1 (3.57%) LAN
3 1 (3.57%) Skype
3 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (53.57%) SQL Server
2 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 6 (21.43%) RDBMS
6 5 (17.86%) Sybase IQ
7 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (7.14%) VoltDB
8 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
8 1 (3.57%) DTS
8 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Ant
1 1 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) Gradle
1 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.57%) Maven
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Back Office
4 1 (3.57%) Law
4 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) DBA
3 8 (28.57%) SQL Developer
4 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 7 (25.00%) Sybase DBA
5 3 (10.71%) Performance Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) SQL DBA
6 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Java Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Server Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (3.57%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (53.57%) Replication
2 8 (28.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.57%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Linux
2 7 (25.00%) Solaris
2 7 (25.00%) Unix
3 3 (10.71%) Windows
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Migration
2 8 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 7 (25.00%) CRM
3 7 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 7 (25.00%) UML
4 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (17.86%) Asynchronous Programming
6 3 (10.71%) DevOps
6 3 (10.71%) Multithreading
7 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.57%) Performance Testing
8 1 (3.57%) Refactoring
8 1 (3.57%) Resource Management
8 1 (3.57%) Security Testing
8 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.57%) TDD
8 1 (3.57%) TOGAF
8 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) SQL
2 10 (35.71%) T-SQL
3 8 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 7 (25.00%) Korn
4 7 (25.00%) Perl
5 6 (21.43%) Java
6 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.57%) C#
7 1 (3.57%) Python
7 1 (3.57%) R
7 1 (3.57%) Ruby
7 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Foglight
1 5 (17.86%) Legato
2 2 (7.14%) Puppet
3 1 (3.57%) Ansible
3 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.57%) SELinux
3 1 (3.57%) vMotion
3 1 (3.57%) WMI
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Sybase
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) Veritas
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle
4 3 (10.71%) VMware
5 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix
5 1 (3.57%) Sun