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 3 months to 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Tuning
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 50 55 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 -  
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 3 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.56% 0.96% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 1.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Median daily rate £401 £510 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.32% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year - +10.34%  
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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 423 499 527
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 79.21% 80.23% 79.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 298 269
Median daily rate £400 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +17.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 35 55
Median hourly rate £33.50 £37.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.66% +78.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

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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 3 months to 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Performance Tuning in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Tuning in Cambridgeshire

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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 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +8 3 £401 -20.54% 4
Performance Tuning
East of England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Embarcadero
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (60.00%) ETL
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (60.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (60.00%) Talend
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (40.00%) ETL Development
4 2 (40.00%) Data Mart
4 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Star Schema
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Clustering
5 1 (20.00%) SAP MDM
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Data Management
5 1 (20.00%) Information Management
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (20.00%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (20.00%) DRM
5 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical

Performance Tuning
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP MDG
1 1 (20.00%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (40.00%) Data Mart
2 2 (40.00%) Star Schema
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (20.00%) MS Access
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (20.00%) PowerCenter
3 1 (20.00%) RavenDB
3 1 (20.00%) Spotfire
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Database Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Redshift Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (60.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) ETL Development
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (20.00%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Database Security
3 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Embarcadero
1 3 (60.00%) Talend
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Informatica
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (20.00%) SAP