Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 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
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 109 131
Rank change year-on-year -31 +22 -12
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 30 63 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.79% 1.76% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 2.17% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 49 30
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.12% +0.13% +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £350 £313
90th Percentile £519 £496 £450
South East median daily rate £412 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -3.00% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year -10.00% - -

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 3,176 2,900 3,323
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 83.27% 81.23% 81.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,848 1,805 2,176
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £418 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.80% +7.74% +3.33%
10th Percentile £275 £269 £263
90th Percentile £569 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 177 148
Hampshire median hourly rate £28.75 £27.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.55% -26.67% +66.67%
10th Percentile £12.07 £11.47 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.25 £51.00 £52.00
South East median hourly rate £22.00 £21.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year +4.76% -11.58% +5.56%

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 20 May 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 20 May 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
Havant -7 9 £513 +31.41%
Fleet 0 8 £270 -48.57%
Portsmouth 0 6 £400 -16.67% 6
Basingstoke -10 1 - - 3
Performance Tuning
South East

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 14 (46.67%) SQL
2 13 (43.33%) Linux
3 10 (33.33%) ITIL
4 8 (26.67%) Unix
4 8 (26.67%) Windows
4 8 (26.67%) Oracle
4 8 (26.67%) Finance
4 8 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (26.67%) Capacity Management
5 7 (23.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
5 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database
5 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
5 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (23.33%) PCI DSS
5 7 (23.33%) Apache
5 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
5 7 (23.33%) Middleware
6 6 (20.00%) RDBMS
6 6 (20.00%) Replication
6 6 (20.00%) VMware
6 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 5 (16.67%) Data Transformation
7 5 (16.67%) Puppet
7 5 (16.67%) Migration
7 5 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 5 (16.67%) zOS
7 5 (16.67%) JBoss

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 7 (23.33%) Apache
2 5 (16.67%) JBoss
3 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) GitHub
1 1 (3.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) iSCSI
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco Firepower
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (10.00%) DNS
2 3 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (10.00%) Firewall
2 3 (10.00%) Network Security
2 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.67%) BGP
3 2 (6.67%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 6 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (16.67%) DB2
4 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.33%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
1 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.00%) DbUnit
2 3 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (10.00%) HttpUnit
2 3 (10.00%) JIRA
2 3 (10.00%) JMeter
2 3 (10.00%) JUnit
2 3 (10.00%) Maven
2 3 (10.00%) Selenium
2 3 (10.00%) Subversion
2 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.00%) XMLUnit
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) DBA
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (16.67%) Senior DBA
3 4 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Middleware Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Middleware Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 3 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Data Migration Lead
5 2 (6.67%) DB2 DBA
5 2 (6.67%) Network Team Leader
5 2 (6.67%) Senior DB2 DBA
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) Middleware
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 3 (10.00%) Akka
3 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (10.00%) CSS
3 3 (10.00%) Dojo
3 3 (10.00%) HTML
3 3 (10.00%) ISPF
3 3 (10.00%) Java EE
3 3 (10.00%) jQuery
3 3 (10.00%) JSON
3 3 (10.00%) Sass
3 3 (10.00%) Servlets
3 3 (10.00%) Spring
3 3 (10.00%) Spring MVC
3 3 (10.00%) XHTML
3 3 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Replication
2 3 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (10.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Linux
2 8 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (26.67%) Unix
2 8 (26.67%) Windows
3 5 (16.67%) zOS
4 3 (10.00%) AIX
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) ITIL
2 8 (26.67%) Capacity Management
3 7 (23.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (16.67%) Data Transformation
4 5 (16.67%) Migration
5 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 4 (13.33%) DevOps
5 4 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (13.33%) Problem Management
5 4 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (10.00%) BDD
6 3 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (10.00%) Database Tuning
6 3 (10.00%) Functional Programming
6 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.00%) SDLC
6 3 (10.00%) Stress Testing
6 3 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) Java
3 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
4 3 (10.00%) C++
4 3 (10.00%) Java 8
4 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.00%) JCL
4 3 (10.00%) Perl
4 3 (10.00%) REXX
5 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) CCNP
1 3 (10.00%) CCSA
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) VCP6
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) MCSE
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (13.33%) NFS
2 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.00%) Time Sharing Option
3 3 (10.00%) vSphere
4 2 (6.67%) vCloud
5 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Puppet
2 4 (13.33%) Data Guard
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (10.00%) Ansible
3 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Satellite
3 3 (10.00%) SELinux
3 3 (10.00%) vRealize
4 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.33%) Kubernetes
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle
2 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
3 6 (20.00%) VMware
4 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (13.33%) Cisco
6 3 (10.00%) BMC
6 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (10.00%) F5
6 3 (10.00%) IBM
7 2 (6.67%) Northgate
7 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds