The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for Performance Tuning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Performance Tuning
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 37 27
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke - 0.71% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.93% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £294
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £44.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -20.45% +17.33%  

Performance Tuning is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 197 214 156
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 76.06% 76.16% 78.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 122 75
Median daily rate £370 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 8
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.44% -50.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.75 £11.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £82.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing Performance Tuning as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tuning in Basingstoke

Performance Tuning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Tuning in Basingstoke

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Tuning in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) Control-M
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Sterling
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Sterling
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy