Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 19 February 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 122 153
Rank change year-on-year +3 +31 -21
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 44 38 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.23% 1.05% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 1.31% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 27 20
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £485 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.53% +27.63% -5.00%
10th Percentile £263 £380 £360
90th Percentile £500 £590 £454
South East median daily rate £363 £479 £413
% change year-on-year -24.32% +16.12% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £42.50
10th Percentile £42.50 - £41.25
90th Percentile £47.50 - £43.75
South East median hourly rate £20.66 £50.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -58.69% +17.65% +3.03%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,873 2,905 3,493
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 80.45% 80.20% 81.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,715 1,868 2,176
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £415 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +9.21% +3.93%
10th Percentile £258 £258 £263
90th Percentile £550 £575 £530
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 148 171
Hampshire median hourly rate £30.00 £28.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.19% -19.29% +51.35%
10th Percentile £10.40 £12.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.83 £57.64 £51.25
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year - -17.36% +51.25%

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tuning in Hampshire

Performance Tuning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Tuning in Hampshire

Performance Tuning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Tuning in Hampshire over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Tuning in Hampshire

Performance Tuning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Tuning in Hampshire

Performance Tuning
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 19 February 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
Fleet +19 14 £320 -39.05% 3
Havant -2 13 £400 +5.26%
Andover +9 1 - -
Portsmouth -2 1 £500 +4.17% 5
Basingstoke -18 1 - -
Farnborough - 1 - - 1
Performance Tuning
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 26 (59.09%) Linux
2 24 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 23 (52.27%) Red Hat
4 19 (43.18%) SQL
4 19 (43.18%) Apache
5 18 (40.91%) Middleware
6 16 (36.36%) ITIL
6 16 (36.36%) Unix
7 13 (29.55%) Tomcat
7 13 (29.55%) Shell Script
7 13 (29.55%) Git (software)
7 13 (29.55%) Jenkins
8 12 (27.27%) Capacity Management
8 12 (27.27%) Validation
8 12 (27.27%) Replication
8 12 (27.27%) Oracle
9 11 (25.00%) Java
10 10 (22.73%) VMware
11 9 (20.45%) Finance
11 9 (20.45%) RESTful
11 9 (20.45%) PCI DSS
11 9 (20.45%) QA
11 9 (20.45%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (18.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 8 (18.18%) MapReduce
12 8 (18.18%) PaaS
12 8 (18.18%) Puppet
12 8 (18.18%) Apache Hive
12 8 (18.18%) GemFire
12 8 (18.18%) HBase

Performance Tuning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 19 (43.18%) Apache
2 13 (29.55%) Tomcat
3 8 (18.18%) Apache Spark
3 8 (18.18%) Cloud Foundry
3 8 (18.18%) GemFire
3 8 (18.18%) JBoss
4 4 (9.09%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.27%) GeoServer
5 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) GitHub
1 8 (18.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) iSCSI
2 5 (11.36%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (11.36%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (11.36%) DNS
2 5 (11.36%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 5 (11.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (11.36%) Firewall
2 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.09%) Network Security
3 4 (9.09%) SAN
4 3 (6.82%) BGP
4 3 (6.82%) OSPF
5 1 (2.27%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) Apache Hive
1 8 (18.18%) Big Data
1 8 (18.18%) Hadoop
1 8 (18.18%) HBase
1 8 (18.18%) OLTP
1 8 (18.18%) Oracle Database
1 8 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (11.36%) DB2
3 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.82%) RDBMS
4 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.27%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 13 (29.55%) Git (software)
1 13 (29.55%) Jenkins
2 8 (18.18%) Gradle
2 8 (18.18%) IntelliJ
2 8 (18.18%) JUnit
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (2.27%) Toad
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (20.45%) DBA
1 9 (20.45%) Developer
2 8 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 6 (13.64%) Big Data Developer
3 6 (13.64%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (11.36%) Senior DBA
5 4 (9.09%) Network Team Leader
5 4 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 4 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Middleware Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Middleware Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 2 (4.55%) DB2 DBA
7 2 (4.55%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior DB2 DBA
8 1 (2.27%) Active Directory Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 1 (2.27%) Senior VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.91%) Middleware
2 9 (20.45%) RESTful
3 8 (18.18%) Apache Camel
3 8 (18.18%) J2EE
3 8 (18.18%) JSON
3 8 (18.18%) Kafka
3 8 (18.18%) Spark Streaming
3 8 (18.18%) Spring
3 8 (18.18%) Spring Boot
3 8 (18.18%) Spring Integration
4 3 (6.82%) ISPF
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (2.27%) OAuth2
6 1 (2.27%) REST
6 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Replication
2 8 (18.18%) Linux Command Line
2 8 (18.18%) Virtual Team
3 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (11.36%) Data Centre
5 3 (6.82%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (59.09%) Linux
2 24 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (36.36%) Unix
4 7 (15.91%) AIX
5 6 (13.64%) Windows
6 5 (11.36%) zOS
7 4 (9.09%) Solaris
8 3 (6.82%) Windows Server
9 1 (2.27%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) ITIL
2 12 (27.27%) Capacity Management
2 12 (27.27%) Validation
3 9 (20.45%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (18.18%) Acceptance Criteria
4 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (18.18%) Benchmarking
4 8 (18.18%) ETL
4 8 (18.18%) MapReduce
4 8 (18.18%) Scrum
4 8 (18.18%) System Testing
4 8 (18.18%) TDD
4 8 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 8 (18.18%) User Stories
5 7 (15.91%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (13.64%) Problem Management
7 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management
7 5 (11.36%) DevOps
7 5 (11.36%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 5 (11.36%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (43.18%) SQL
2 13 (29.55%) Shell Script
3 11 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (11.36%) Perl
4 5 (11.36%) PL/SQL
5 4 (9.09%) Korn
6 3 (6.82%) JCL
6 3 (6.82%) REXX
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Degree
2 5 (11.36%) CCNP
2 5 (11.36%) CCSA
2 5 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.82%) VCP6
3 3 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.55%) MCSE
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.45%) PCI DSS
1 9 (20.45%) QA
2 3 (6.82%) SLA
3 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 8 (18.18%) HDFS
2 6 (13.64%) NFS
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.09%) Oracle Clusterware
3 4 (9.09%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 4 (9.09%) vSphere
4 3 (6.82%) Time Sharing Option
4 3 (6.82%) vCloud
5 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) Puppet
2 5 (11.36%) Data Guard
2 5 (11.36%) Red Hat Satellite
2 5 (11.36%) SELinux
2 5 (11.36%) vRealize
3 4 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (9.09%) Tivoli
3 4 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (6.82%) Ansible
4 3 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle Flashback
6 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (2.27%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 23 (52.27%) Red Hat
2 12 (27.27%) Oracle
3 10 (22.73%) VMware
4 7 (15.91%) Cisco
4 7 (15.91%) IBM
5 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
6 5 (11.36%) CheckPoint
6 5 (11.36%) F5
7 3 (6.82%) BMC
7 3 (6.82%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.27%) SAP