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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 7 August 2022 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
7 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 69 - 49
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 3 0 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.38% - 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% - 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
10th Percentile £384 - -
25th Percentile £397 - £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £463 - £375
75th Percentile £516 - £388
90th Percentile £521 - -
East of England median daily rate £463 £479 £473
% change year-on-year -3.39% +1.32% +18.13%

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 632 498 344
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 79.80% 81.37% 89.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 285 224
10th Percentile £230 £153 £261
25th Percentile £360 £281 £357
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £463 £400 £456
Median % change year-on-year +15.63% -12.33% +1.39%
75th Percentile £575 £500 £550
90th Percentile £675 £588 £650
East of England median daily rate £490 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +15.29% -5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 124 22
10th Percentile £13.25 - £13.67
25th Percentile £13.41 £12.25 £14.25
Median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £15.75
Median % change year-on-year +14.81% -14.29% -7.35%
75th Percentile £22.00 £18.75 £33.00
90th Percentile £40.30 £22.24 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £26.99 £16.00 £24.35
% change year-on-year +68.69% -34.29% +39.14%

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tuning in Cambridgeshire

Performance Tuning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Performance Tuning in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Performance Tuning in Cambridgeshire

Performance Tuning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Performance Tuning in Cambridgeshire.

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 7 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridge - 1 £475 -
Huntingdon - 1 - -
Performance Tuning
East of England

For the 6 months to 7 August 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Tuning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) RStudio
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) Data Guard
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (66.67%) Commvault
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Fujitsu
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Life Science
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SMTP
1 1 (33.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) RStudio
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle DBA
1 2 (66.67%) Senior DBA
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Oracle DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Life Science
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Break/Fix
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (33.33%) Server Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Bash
2 1 (33.33%) C-shell
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Guard
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) HAProxy
2 1 (33.33%) Nagios
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Commvault
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Fujitsu
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
2 1 (33.33%) Sun