Period
to 17 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 17 June 2019 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 65 74 95
Rank change year-on-year +9 +21 -29
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 23 39 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.05% 2.53% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 3.02% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 26 4
Milton Keynes median daily rate £300 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -20.00%
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £370 £338 £300
% change year-on-year +9.63% +12.50% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £37.50 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £37.50 - -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 998 1,290 1,235
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 88.87% 83.66% 85.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 741 645
Milton Keynes median daily rate £440 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £252 £240 £278
90th Percentile £609 £550 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £438 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +8.02% +1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 47 22
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £23.75 £13.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.93% -1.82% +14.58%
10th Percentile £12.58 £9.00 £8.64
90th Percentile £50.50 £17.50 £17.22
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £26.75 £14.28 £16.00
% change year-on-year +87.39% -10.78% +13.48%

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tuning in Milton Keynes

Performance Tuning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Tuning in Milton Keynes

Performance Tuning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Tuning in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Tuning in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 14 (60.87%) Migration
1 14 (60.87%) SQL
1 14 (60.87%) Performance Monitoring
2 12 (52.17%) High Availability
2 12 (52.17%) Data Migration
2 12 (52.17%) Oracle
2 12 (52.17%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
4 8 (34.78%) IBM
5 7 (30.43%) CRM
5 7 (30.43%) Java
5 7 (30.43%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (26.09%) Banking
6 6 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (26.09%) Linux
7 5 (21.74%) ITIL
7 5 (21.74%) ETL
7 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (21.74%) RDBMS
7 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
7 5 (21.74%) Ansible
8 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
9 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (13.04%) NetApp
9 3 (13.04%) EMC
9 3 (13.04%) Hitachi
9 3 (13.04%) Windows
9 3 (13.04%) Waterfall

Performance Tuning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 2 (8.70%) Apache
1 2 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (8.70%) IIS
1 2 (8.70%) SAS
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (4.35%) Liferay
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (8.70%) OpenLDAP
1 2 (8.70%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) HTTP
2 1 (4.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (21.74%) RDBMS
4 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
4 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (8.70%) PowerCenter
6 1 (4.35%) DTS
6 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) PostCSS
General
1 6 (26.09%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Administrator
2 7 (30.43%) DBA
2 7 (30.43%) Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Database Developer
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Database Developer
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Developer
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Junior
5 3 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Junior Database Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Junior Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Junior SQL Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Junior SQL Server Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Middleware Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) SQL DBA
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Administrator
7 1 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Junior DBA
7 1 (4.35%) SSIS Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
1 2 (8.70%) CSS
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
1 2 (8.70%) LDAP
1 2 (8.70%) Middleware
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
1 2 (8.70%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) JAXB
2 1 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (4.35%) SOAP
2 1 (4.35%) Spring
2 1 (4.35%) Spring MVC
2 1 (4.35%) Spring Security
2 1 (4.35%) SVG
2 1 (4.35%) Velocity
2 1 (4.35%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) EMC VNX
2 2 (8.70%) EMC VMAX
2 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Data ONTAP
2 3 (13.04%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Migration
1 14 (60.87%) Performance Monitoring
2 12 (52.17%) Data Migration
2 12 (52.17%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (52.17%) High Availability
3 7 (30.43%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (30.43%) CRM
4 5 (21.74%) ETL
4 5 (21.74%) ITIL
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
6 2 (8.70%) Analytics
6 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (8.70%) Task Automation
7 1 (4.35%) Asynchronous Programming
7 1 (4.35%) DevOps
7 1 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.35%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) Java
3 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) Python
4 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.35%) ES6
5 1 (4.35%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) NCDA
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PMO
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) GlusterFS
1 1 (4.35%) GPFS
1 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Ansible
2 2 (8.70%) SnapMirror
2 2 (8.70%) SnapVault
3 1 (4.35%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Oracle
2 8 (34.78%) IBM
3 3 (13.04%) EMC
3 3 (13.04%) Hitachi
3 3 (13.04%) NetApp
4 2 (8.70%) Brocade
4 2 (8.70%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (4.35%) FatWire
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.35%) Remedy
5 1 (4.35%) Veritas