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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 54 69 78
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 34 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.56% 1.51% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.49% 2.04% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 6
Average daily rate
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£473 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.17% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £410 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.65 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+22.78% +9.40%
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
974 979 925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 73.29% 73.78% 70.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 569 610 459
Average daily rate £388 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 38 49
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 22 September 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
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 22 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 - 9 - - 4
Camberley -1 1 £450 +5.88% 1
Redhill - 1 - - 1
Reigate - - - -
Staines - - - -
Thames Ditton - - - -
Weybridge - - - - 1
Woking - - - -
Egham - - - -
Farnham - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Performance Tuning
South East

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 29 (67.44%) SQL
2 20 (46.51%) SQL Server
3 19 (44.19%) Oracle
3 19 (44.19%) Windows
4 17 (39.53%) Linux
5 16 (37.21%) UNIX
6 15 (34.88%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (30.23%) SCOM
8 12 (27.91%) SAN
8 12 (27.91%) ETL
9 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
9 11 (25.58%) ISA Server
9 11 (25.58%) Hyper-V
9 11 (25.58%) SolarWinds
9 11 (25.58%) UAG
9 11 (25.58%) Forefront TMG
9 11 (25.58%) SCCM
10 10 (23.26%) F5
10 10 (23.26%) VMware
10 10 (23.26%) Load Balancing
10 10 (23.26%) Active Directory
10 10 (23.26%) Perl
11 9 (20.93%) Java
11 9 (20.93%) C#
11 9 (20.93%) MySQL
11 9 (20.93%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (20.93%) Requirements Analysis
12 8 (18.60%) Finance
12 8 (18.60%) Solaris
13 7 (16.28%) Business Objects

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 3 (6.98%) WebSphere
1 3 (6.98%) Apache Pig
2 2 (4.65%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.65%) IIS
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) SAS
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Office
2 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.95%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.91%) SAN
2 5 (11.63%) 3G
2 5 (11.63%) 2G
2 5 (11.63%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (9.30%) DHCP
4 3 (6.98%) FTP
4 3 (6.98%) SNMP
4 3 (6.98%) Telnet
4 3 (6.98%) DNS
4 3 (6.98%) LTE
4 3 (6.98%) 4G
5 2 (4.65%) SSL
6 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (46.51%) SQL Server
2 15 (34.88%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (20.93%) MySQL
3 9 (20.93%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.98%) Hadoop
5 3 (6.98%) Apache Hive
5 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.98%) Big Data
5 3 (6.98%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (6.98%) DB2
6 2 (4.65%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (4.65%) OLTP
6 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.98%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (4.65%) Toad
3 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.33%) Ant
4 1 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.33%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.33%) Subversion
4 1 (2.33%) Maven
4 1 (2.33%) JIRA
4 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.33%) Rational Application Developer
4 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.65%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.65%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Developer
2 9 (20.93%) Architect
3 8 (18.60%) DBA
3 8 (18.60%) Technical Architect
4 7 (16.28%) Consultant
4 7 (16.28%) Database Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (9.30%) Administrator
7 3 (6.98%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (6.98%) SQL DBA
8 2 (4.65%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) BizTalk Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Sybase DBA
9 1 (2.33%) C# Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 1 (2.33%) Applications Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Programmer
9 1 (2.33%) Support Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) XML
2 3 (6.98%) .NET
3 2 (4.65%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (2.33%) jQuery
4 1 (2.33%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (2.33%) Middleware
4 1 (2.33%) WinForms
4 1 (2.33%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.33%) Ajax
4 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.33%) MDX
4 1 (2.33%) WCF
4 1 (2.33%) J2EE
4 1 (2.33%) ADO.NET
4 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.33%) JSP
4 1 (2.33%) Servlets
4 1 (2.33%) Web Services
4 1 (2.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Clustering
2 1 (2.33%) Wiki
2 1 (2.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 19 (44.19%) Windows
2 17 (39.53%) Linux
3 16 (37.21%) UNIX
4 8 (18.60%) Solaris
5 3 (6.98%) AIX
5 3 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.65%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (4.65%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) ETL
2 10 (23.26%) Load Balancing
3 9 (20.93%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
5 4 (9.30%) Validation
5 4 (9.30%) Dimensional Modelling
5 4 (9.30%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (6.98%) MapReduce
6 3 (6.98%) Change Control
6 3 (6.98%) Migration
7 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.65%) Information Management
7 2 (4.65%) ITIL
7 2 (4.65%) Capacity Management
7 2 (4.65%) Performance Management
7 2 (4.65%) Data Migration
7 2 (4.65%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.33%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.33%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 29 (67.44%) SQL
2 10 (23.26%) Perl
3 9 (20.93%) C#
3 9 (20.93%) Java
4 6 (13.95%) C++
4 6 (13.95%) T-SQL
5 4 (9.30%) Python
6 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.98%) C
7 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.33%) Bourne shell
8 1 (2.33%) R
8 1 (2.33%) VBScript
8 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.63%) MCSE
3 2 (4.65%) MCTS
4 1 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) ISA Server
1 11 (25.58%) Hyper-V
1 11 (25.58%) Forefront TMG
1 11 (25.58%) UAG
2 10 (23.26%) Active Directory
3 5 (11.63%) XenDesktop
3 5 (11.63%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.33%) Samba
6 1 (2.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Veritas File System
6 1 (2.33%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 13 (30.23%) SCOM
2 11 (25.58%) SCCM
3 4 (9.30%) NetBackup
3 4 (9.30%) Legato
3 4 (9.30%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (6.98%) Foglight
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Control-M
5 2 (4.65%) Data Guard
5 2 (4.65%) nmon
Vendors
1 19 (44.19%) Oracle
2 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.58%) SolarWinds
3 10 (23.26%) F5
3 10 (23.26%) VMware
4 7 (16.28%) Business Objects
5 5 (11.63%) IBM
5 5 (11.63%) Ericsson
6 4 (9.30%) Nortel
6 4 (9.30%) Huawei
6 4 (9.30%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 3 (6.98%) Talend
7 3 (6.98%) Greenplum
7 3 (6.98%) Veritas
7 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
7 3 (6.98%) BMC
8 2 (4.65%) CommVault
8 2 (4.65%) Sybase
8 2 (4.65%) Symantec
8 2 (4.65%) Hortonworks
Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Greythorn
Rate: £45 per hour
Posted: 27 days ago