Period
to 23 January 2018

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 23 January 2018 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 74 90
Rank change year-on-year +4 +16 -6
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 30 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.31% 0.56% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 0.70% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 5 1
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £335 £404 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.00% +15.32% -3.45%
10th Percentile £300 £335 £325
90th Percentile £500 £582 £375
East of England median daily rate £350 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% +8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year +21.43% -11.39% +10.88%

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 1,118 858 1,052
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 86.07% 80.56% 78.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 551 367 614
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £258 £213 £257
90th Percentile £563 £538 £550
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 103 84
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.40% -5.63% +9.23%
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.55 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £56.00
East of England median hourly rate £34.75 £33.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year +5.30% +10.92% +19.00%

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 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Tuning in Cambridgeshire

Performance Tuning
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 23 January 2018. 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 £500 - 6
Cambridge +2 7 £335 -28.34% 7
Performance Tuning
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 22 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 18 (60.00%) MongoDB
3 16 (53.33%) Replication
4 11 (36.67%) Linux
5 10 (33.33%) SQL
5 10 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (26.67%) Ubuntu
7 8 (26.67%) C#
7 8 (26.67%) Finance
8 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (20.00%) Windows
10 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (16.67%) Marketing
10 5 (16.67%) High Availability
11 4 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (13.33%) SDLC
11 4 (13.33%) WCF
11 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (13.33%) TDD
11 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
11 4 (13.33%) .NET
11 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
12 3 (10.00%) Unix
12 3 (10.00%) MVC
12 3 (10.00%) WPF
12 3 (10.00%) Digital Marketing

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 (3.33%) SAS
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP MDG
1 1 (3.33%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) DHCP
1 1 (3.33%) DNS
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 18 (60.00%) MongoDB
3 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.33%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (3.33%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (3.33%) MySQL
7 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (3.33%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) ERwin
2 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Marketing
3 2 (6.67%) Automotive
4 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) DBA
2 17 (56.67%) MongoDB DBA
3 15 (50.00%) SQL DBA
4 9 (30.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 8 (26.67%) C# Developer
5 8 (26.67%) Developer
5 8 (26.67%) SQL Developer
5 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Developer
6 7 (23.33%) SSIS Developer
6 7 (23.33%) SSRS Developer
7 4 (13.33%) .NET Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Administrator
7 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (13.33%) C# WCF Developer
7 4 (13.33%) SQL BI Developer
7 4 (13.33%) SQL Server BI Developer
7 4 (13.33%) SSAS Developer
7 4 (13.33%) WCF Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) .NET
1 4 (13.33%) WCF
2 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (10.00%) WPF
3 2 (6.67%) Visualforce
4 1 (3.33%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 16 (53.33%) Replication
2 4 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.67%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Linux
2 8 (26.67%) Ubuntu
3 6 (20.00%) Windows
4 3 (10.00%) Unix
5 1 (3.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (16.67%) High Availability
4 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
4 4 (13.33%) SDLC
4 4 (13.33%) TDD
5 3 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (10.00%) MVC
5 3 (10.00%) SOLID
6 2 (6.67%) B2C
6 2 (6.67%) Migration
6 2 (6.67%) Prototyping
6 2 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (3.33%) Data Management
7 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.33%) DRM
7 1 (3.33%) ETL
7 1 (3.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) SQL
2 8 (26.67%) C#
3 2 (6.67%) Apex Code
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.33%) Informatica
3 1 (3.33%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) Talend