Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 6 months to 17 November 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 66 103
Rank change year-on-year -9 +37 -15
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 21 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.47% 1.49% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 1.82% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 15 2
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £335 £425 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.18% +36.00% -24.24%
10th Percentile £300 £378 £269
90th Percentile £394 £488 £366
East of England median daily rate £335 £404 £325
% change year-on-year -17.00% +24.19% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year +12.50% +3.23% +8.77%

Performance Tuning is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1185 934 1271
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 83.22% 81.93% 79.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 593 450 754
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £394 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +2.27% +6.21%
10th Percentile £238 £224 £263
90th Percentile £543 £550 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 89 87
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £38.75 £37.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +120.59% -38.18%
10th Percentile £12.18 £13.30 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £50.50
East of England median hourly rate £31.02 £31.23 £25.00
% change year-on-year -0.67% +24.90% +3.91%

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Performance Tuning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tuning in Cambridgeshire

Performance Tuning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Tuning in Cambridgeshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Tuning in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Tuning in Cambridgeshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Tuning in Cambridgeshire

Performance Tuning
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough - 12 £300 -
Cambridge -9 8 £335 -21.18%
Performance Tuning
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 17 (80.95%) SQL Server
2 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (71.43%) C#
4 11 (52.38%) .NET
4 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
4 11 (52.38%) TDD
4 11 (52.38%) WCF
4 11 (52.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (52.38%) SDLC
5 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
5 8 (38.10%) NHibernate
5 8 (38.10%) SQL
5 8 (38.10%) Finance
6 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (19.05%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (14.29%) WPF
9 3 (14.29%) Marketing
9 3 (14.29%) SOLID
9 3 (14.29%) MVC
10 2 (9.52%) Visualforce
10 2 (9.52%) Apex Code
10 2 (9.52%) Oracle
10 2 (9.52%) Automotive
10 2 (9.52%) Salesforce.com

Performance Tuning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) SAS
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP MDG
1 1 (4.76%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) DHCP
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (80.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
6 1 (4.76%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (4.76%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
6 1 (4.76%) MySQL
6 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (4.76%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) ERwin
3 1 (4.76%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Marketing
3 2 (9.52%) Automotive
4 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 15 (71.43%) C# Developer
2 15 (71.43%) SQL Developer
2 15 (71.43%) SQL Server Developer
3 11 (52.38%) .NET Developer
3 11 (52.38%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (52.38%) C# WCF Developer
3 11 (52.38%) WCF Developer
4 7 (33.33%) SSIS Developer
4 7 (33.33%) SSRS Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (19.05%) SQL BI Developer
5 4 (19.05%) SQL Server BI Developer
5 4 (19.05%) SSAS Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Architect
6 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (9.52%) DBA
7 2 (9.52%) Salesforce Solution Architect
7 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) .NET
1 11 (52.38%) WCF
2 8 (38.10%) NHibernate
3 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (14.29%) WPF
4 2 (9.52%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (9.52%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.76%) iPad
4 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) SUSE
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) SDLC
2 11 (52.38%) TDD
3 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (14.29%) MVC
4 3 (14.29%) SOLID
5 2 (9.52%) Prototyping
5 2 (9.52%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.76%) Data Management
6 1 (4.76%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.76%) DRM
6 1 (4.76%) Information Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Information Management
6 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Scrum
6 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) C#
2 8 (38.10%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) Apex Code
4 1 (4.76%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.76%) Informatica
3 1 (4.76%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) Talend