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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 74 76 67
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 15 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.12% 0.87% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 1.14% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 9
Average daily rate
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£350 £363 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +81.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.32% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +14.86%
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
1030 963 907
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 76.58% 75.77% 72.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 587 579 492
Average daily rate £403 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £248 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 29 49
Average hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £20.00 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.50 £59.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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
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 31 July 2015. 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
Redhill - 3 £350 - 1
Staines +4 1 £325 -
Performance Tuning
South East

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 32 (88.89%) SQL
2 22 (61.11%) SQL Server
3 21 (58.33%) T-SQL
4 18 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (44.44%) Migration
6 15 (41.67%) Linux
7 13 (36.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (36.11%) Data Migration
8 12 (33.33%) ETL
8 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 11 (30.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (27.78%) Shell Script
11 8 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (22.22%) Degree
12 7 (19.44%) Finance
12 7 (19.44%) Clustering
12 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (19.44%) Informatica
12 7 (19.44%) PowerCenter
12 7 (19.44%) AIX
12 7 (19.44%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (19.44%) Data Quality
12 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (16.67%) Oracle
13 6 (16.67%) Windows
13 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
13 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (16.67%) Replication
13 6 (16.67%) MCTS
14 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (8.33%) Apache
1 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.78%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (2.78%) SSH
2 1 (2.78%) LDAP
2 1 (2.78%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 18 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (36.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (19.44%) PowerCenter
5 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (13.89%) OLTP
7 3 (8.33%) Data Mart
7 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (5.56%) MySQL
8 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
9 1 (2.78%) SSDT
9 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
9 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (2.78%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Maven
2 1 (2.78%) YourKit
2 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) DBA
1 17 (47.22%) SQL DBA
2 10 (27.78%) Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Administrator
3 8 (22.22%) SQL Server DBA
4 6 (16.67%) SQL Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Support Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) Informatica Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Linux Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) Linux Support
7 1 (2.78%) Development DBA
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Development DBA
7 1 (2.78%) Web Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) MDX
3 2 (5.56%) HTML
3 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.56%) CSS
3 2 (5.56%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.78%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.78%) Lucene
4 1 (2.78%) Spring
4 1 (2.78%) XML
4 1 (2.78%) J2EE
4 1 (2.78%) Spring MVC
4 1 (2.78%) LINQ
4 1 (2.78%) jQuery
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.78%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Clustering
2 6 (16.67%) Replication
3 4 (11.11%) Data Integration
4 2 (5.56%) Statistics
5 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.78%) FlexPod
5 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Linux
2 7 (19.44%) AIX
3 6 (16.67%) Windows
4 3 (8.33%) UNIX
5 1 (2.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Migration
2 13 (36.11%) Data Migration
3 12 (33.33%) ETL
4 11 (30.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (19.44%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (13.89%) Business Continuity
6 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.89%) CRM
6 5 (13.89%) Data Modelling
7 4 (11.11%) UML
7 4 (11.11%) Project Management
7 4 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (11.11%) Database Tuning
7 4 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (8.33%) ITIL
8 3 (8.33%) Change Control
9 2 (5.56%) Complex ETL
9 2 (5.56%) Logistics
9 2 (5.56%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 32 (88.89%) SQL
2 21 (58.33%) T-SQL
3 10 (27.78%) Shell Script
4 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
5 3 (8.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 3 (8.33%) C#
6 2 (5.56%) Java
6 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.56%) Perl
6 2 (5.56%) Ruby
6 2 (5.56%) Korn
6 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.56%) R
7 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Degree
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (16.67%) MCTS
3 2 (5.56%) MCITP
3 2 (5.56%) MCP
3 2 (5.56%) MCDBA
3 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Firmware
1 1 (2.78%) Samba
1 1 (2.78%) iptables
1 1 (2.78%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (11.11%) SCOM
2 2 (5.56%) Puppet
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (2.78%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.78%) Cacti
3 1 (2.78%) Nagios
3 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (19.44%) Informatica
3 6 (16.67%) Oracle
4 4 (11.11%) BMC
5 2 (5.56%) Remedy
5 2 (5.56%) VMware
6 1 (2.78%) NetApp
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.78%) Sun
6 1 (2.78%) HP
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