The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 50 50 47
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 8 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.14% 1.42% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 1.94% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% +55.55%
Performance Tuning
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
532 465 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 76.11% 73.34% 76.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 299 307
Average daily rate £440 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.34% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 9
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £14.60 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.69 £28.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.69%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Wiltshire region.

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Performance Tuning
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Wiltshire region.

Performance Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Performance Tuning
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 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
Swindon -3 6 £400 +18.51% 1
Chippenham - - - -
Performance Tuning
South West

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 7 (63.64%) SQL
1 7 (63.64%) ETL
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
2 6 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (45.45%) Database Security
3 5 (45.45%) Mobile Banking
3 5 (45.45%) Performance Improvement
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
3 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
3 5 (45.45%) Banking
3 5 (45.45%) SAN
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
4 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
5 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Amazon Linux
5 2 (18.18%) Ansible
5 2 (18.18%) WebCenter
5 2 (18.18%) Varnish
5 2 (18.18%) Puppet
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (54.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) HTTP
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) HTTPS
2 2 (18.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
4 2 (18.18%) MySQL
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (9.09%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
5 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) DBA
2 5 (45.45%) Senior DBA
3 3 (27.27%) Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Web Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
1 2 (18.18%) RESTful
1 2 (18.18%) WebCenter
2 1 (9.09%) MDX
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
1 5 (45.45%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Derivative
3 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ETL
2 5 (45.45%) Performance Improvement
2 5 (45.45%) Database Security
3 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Content Management
5 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Database Tuning
5 1 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Data Management
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
3 1 (9.09%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Varnish
2 1 (9.09%) Firmware
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
1 2 (18.18%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) Talend
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix