The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Surrey region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 80 72 79
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 17 16 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.14% 1.25% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 1.70% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 14
Average daily rate £500 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
- -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £62.50 £30.38
% change year-on-year
-44.00% +105.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1109 940 1194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 74.28% 73.27% 70.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 612 467 639
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £560 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 50 69
Average hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +17.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £53.00 £49.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Performance Tuning
South East

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Guildford 0 4 £468 +10.00% 5
Staines -3 3 - -
Woking - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Caterham - - - -
Egham - - - - 1
Performance Tuning
South East

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 19 (54.29%) Oracle
2 18 (51.43%) Linux
3 16 (45.71%) SQL
4 15 (42.86%) Java
5 14 (40.00%) Solaris
6 11 (31.43%) Finance
6 11 (31.43%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (31.43%) Oracle Database
7 10 (28.57%) Hadoop
7 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 9 (25.71%) Oracle RMAN
9 8 (22.86%) C#
9 8 (22.86%) Data Modelling
9 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
10 7 (20.00%) Legato
10 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
10 7 (20.00%) BMC PATROL
10 7 (20.00%) Eclipse
10 7 (20.00%) UNIX
10 7 (20.00%) Perl
10 7 (20.00%) Foglight
10 7 (20.00%) Data Guard
10 7 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
10 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (20.00%) Change Control
11 6 (17.14%) NoSQL
11 6 (17.14%) Apache Hive
11 6 (17.14%) MapReduce
11 6 (17.14%) Root Cause Analysis

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (17.14%) Apache Pig
2 5 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.71%) IIS
3 2 (5.71%) SAS
3 2 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.86%) CMS
4 1 (2.86%) DNN
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) PowerPivot
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) FTP
1 5 (14.29%) SAN
2 4 (11.43%) HTTP
3 2 (5.71%) SSL
4 1 (2.86%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) Oracle Database 11g
1 11 (31.43%) Oracle Database
2 10 (28.57%) Hadoop
2 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (17.14%) NoSQL
4 6 (17.14%) Apache Hive
4 6 (17.14%) Big Data
4 6 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (11.43%) MySQL
5 4 (11.43%) DB2
6 3 (8.57%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (8.57%) HBase
6 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (5.71%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.86%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (11.43%) Maven
3 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.71%) Toad
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Developer
1 11 (31.43%) DBA
2 10 (28.57%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (17.14%) Administrator
4 5 (14.29%) Architect
4 5 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.43%) WebSphere Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Technical Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Technical Architect
7 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Sybase DBA
7 2 (5.71%) Server Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) Hadoop Developer
7 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Wintel Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) MapReduce
2 5 (14.29%) HTML
2 5 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (14.29%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 4 (11.43%) jQuery
3 4 (11.43%) Lucene
3 4 (11.43%) Hibernate
3 4 (11.43%) Spring
3 4 (11.43%) CSS
3 4 (11.43%) Struts
3 4 (11.43%) Spring Integration
4 3 (8.57%) .NET
4 3 (8.57%) WCF
4 3 (8.57%) Spring MVC
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.86%) REST
5 1 (2.86%) HTML5
5 1 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Clustering
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Replication
3 1 (2.86%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Linux
2 14 (40.00%) Solaris
3 7 (20.00%) UNIX
3 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (17.14%) Windows
5 5 (14.29%) AIX
6 3 (8.57%) Windows 2000
6 3 (8.57%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Data Modelling
2 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (20.00%) Change Control
3 6 (17.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (17.14%) ETL
4 5 (14.29%) Information Management
5 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.57%) MVC
7 2 (5.71%) Multithreading
7 2 (5.71%) Investment Management
7 2 (5.71%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.86%) Parallel Computing
8 1 (2.86%) ERP
8 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.86%) ITIL
8 1 (2.86%) Content Management
8 1 (2.86%) ITSM
8 1 (2.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) SQL
2 15 (42.86%) Java
3 8 (22.86%) C#
4 7 (20.00%) Perl
5 6 (17.14%) C++
5 6 (17.14%) C
5 6 (17.14%) Python
6 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL
7 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
8 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.86%) R
9 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) OCP
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) Legato
1 7 (20.00%) BMC PATROL
1 7 (20.00%) Foglight
1 7 (20.00%) Data Guard
2 4 (11.43%) nmon
3 3 (8.57%) NetBackup
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Oracle
2 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (11.43%) NetApp
3 4 (11.43%) IBM
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.43%) EMC
4 3 (8.57%) Isilon
5 2 (5.71%) Sybase
5 2 (5.71%) Veritas
5 2 (5.71%) Symantec
5 2 (5.71%) Hortonworks
6 1 (2.86%) McAfee
6 1 (2.86%) Citrix
6 1 (2.86%) VMware
6 1 (2.86%) LANDesk