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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 80 75 68
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 10 21 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.85% 1.49% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 1.89% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 4
Median daily rate £370 £350 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -33.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £320 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £368 £542
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £352 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.91% +0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
973 1112 1003
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 82.39% 79.09% 77.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 689 655 604
Median daily rate £434 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 34 27
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.63 £18.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £56.87 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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
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 28 August 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
Guildford +9 2 £313 -
Redhill -6 2 - -
Camberley -11 2 £425 -
Egham - 1 £325 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £370 -
Performance Tuning
South East

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 18 (58.06%) SQL Server
2 16 (51.61%) SQL
2 16 (51.61%) Replication
3 13 (41.94%) Finance
4 12 (38.71%) Clustering
4 12 (38.71%) T-SQL
4 12 (38.71%) Linux
4 12 (38.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (38.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (35.48%) SAN
6 10 (32.26%) Migration
7 9 (29.03%) Sybase
7 9 (29.03%) Relational Database
8 8 (25.81%) Unix
8 8 (25.81%) Shell Script
9 7 (22.58%) Perl
9 7 (22.58%) Oracle
9 7 (22.58%) Veritas
9 7 (22.58%) Solaris
9 7 (22.58%) CRM
9 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (22.58%) Korn
9 7 (22.58%) Banking
10 6 (19.35%) Data Migration
10 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
10 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
10 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (19.35%) Data Modelling
10 6 (19.35%) RDBMS
10 6 (19.35%) Java

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 (3.23%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
1 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) SAN
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) LAN
2 1 (3.23%) NAS
2 1 (3.23%) Skype
2 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (58.06%) SQL Server
2 12 (38.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (38.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (29.03%) Relational Database
4 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (19.35%) RDBMS
5 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (16.13%) Sybase IQ
7 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (6.45%) Data Mining
8 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (6.45%) VoltDB
9 1 (3.23%) Big Data
9 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (3.23%) DTS
9 1 (3.23%) OLAP
9 1 (3.23%) OLTP
9 1 (3.23%) Power BI
9 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.45%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) Ant
3 1 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.23%) Gradle
3 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.23%) Maven
3 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Banking
3 4 (12.90%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Back Office
4 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) DBA
2 8 (25.81%) Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Sybase DBA
4 5 (16.13%) SQL DBA
4 5 (16.13%) SQL Developer
4 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Developer
5 4 (12.90%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (9.68%) Performance Specialist
7 2 (6.45%) Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Junior
7 2 (6.45%) Junior DBA
7 2 (6.45%) Junior SQL DBA
7 2 (6.45%) Junior SQL Server DBA
7 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning Specialist
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Replication
2 12 (38.71%) Clustering
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Linux
2 8 (25.81%) Unix
3 7 (22.58%) Solaris
4 2 (6.45%) Windows
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Migration
2 7 (22.58%) CRM
3 6 (19.35%) Data Migration
3 6 (19.35%) Data Modelling
4 5 (16.13%) Asynchronous Programming
4 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (16.13%) UML
5 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.90%) Virtual Environments
6 3 (9.68%) Database Mirroring
6 3 (9.68%) Multithreading
7 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
7 2 (6.45%) DevOps
8 1 (3.23%) Performance Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Refactoring
8 1 (3.23%) Resource Management
8 1 (3.23%) Security Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) SQL
2 12 (38.71%) T-SQL
3 8 (25.81%) Shell Script
4 7 (22.58%) Korn
4 7 (22.58%) Perl
5 6 (19.35%) Java
6 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.23%) C#
7 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.23%) Python
7 1 (3.23%) R
7 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
1 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Foglight
1 5 (16.13%) Legato
2 4 (12.90%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (6.45%) Puppet
4 1 (3.23%) Ansible
4 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.23%) SELinux
4 1 (3.23%) vMotion
4 1 (3.23%) WMI
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Sybase
2 7 (22.58%) Oracle
2 7 (22.58%) Veritas
3 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.68%) Sun
4 3 (9.68%) VMware
5 2 (6.45%) RedGate
6 1 (3.23%) Atlassian
6 1 (3.23%) Citrix
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.23%) SAP
6 1 (3.23%) Veeam