Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 22 November 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.

Performance Tuning
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 110 110
Rank change year-on-year -9 0 -38
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 27 23 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.97% 0.99% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.18% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 25
Surrey median daily rate £520 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.19% +10.71% -17.16%
10th Percentile £327 £300 £313
90th Percentile £650 £575 £535
South East median daily rate £388 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -13.89% +20.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £37.50 £50.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -25.00% +17.65% +7.59%

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 Surrey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2319 1941 2195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 83.24% 83.48% 80.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1664 1287 1344
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £285
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 83 51
Surrey median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38% +5.69%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.55 £12.70
90th Percentile £48.75 £45.07 £52.17
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.00 £26.60
% change year-on-year -14.81% +1.50% +52.00%

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tuning in Surrey

Performance Tuning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Tuning in Surrey

Performance Tuning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Tuning in Surrey over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Tuning in Surrey

Performance Tuning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Tuning in Surrey

Performance Tuning
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Camberley +6 5 £520 +22.35%
Guildford -5 2 £450 +44.00%
Leatherhead - 1 £450 -
Woking - 1 £600 - 1
Cobham - 1 £350 -
Performance Tuning
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 14 (51.85%) SQL
2 13 (48.15%) Linux
3 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 9 (33.33%) Unix
4 9 (33.33%) Python
5 8 (29.63%) Visual Studio
5 8 (29.63%) Java
5 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
5 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
6 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
6 7 (25.93%) C#
6 7 (25.93%) Oracle
6 7 (25.93%) ETL
6 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database 12c
6 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database
7 6 (22.22%) Hadoop
7 6 (22.22%) Windows
7 6 (22.22%) OO
7 6 (22.22%) Oracle9i Database
7 6 (22.22%) .NET
7 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL
7 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (22.22%) Subversion
7 6 (22.22%) Scrum
8 5 (18.52%) Banking
8 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (18.52%) Network Security

Performance Tuning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (7.41%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.70%) Documentum
2 1 (3.70%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (3.70%) Maximo
2 1 (3.70%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) Firewall
1 5 (18.52%) Network Security
2 4 (14.81%) Kerberos
3 1 (3.70%) FTP
3 1 (3.70%) HTTP
3 1 (3.70%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.70%) IPsec
3 1 (3.70%) LDAP
3 1 (3.70%) NAS
3 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.70%) tcpdump
3 1 (3.70%) VPN
3 1 (3.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database 12c
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (22.22%) Hadoop
3 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (22.22%) Oracle9i Database
4 5 (18.52%) Big Data
4 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (11.11%) OLAP
6 3 (11.11%) OLTP
6 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (7.41%) Apache Hive
7 2 (7.41%) Data Mining
7 2 (7.41%) MySQL
7 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (7.41%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Visual Studio
2 6 (22.22%) Subversion
3 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (18.52%) Banking
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Investment Banking
3 3 (11.11%) General Ledger
4 2 (7.41%) Advertising
4 2 (7.41%) Marketing
4 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (18.52%) DBA
4 4 (14.81%) Administrator
5 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Hadoop Administrator
5 3 (11.11%) SQL DBA
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 2 (7.41%) Big Data Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) C++ Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C++/Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) MySQL DBA
6 2 (7.41%) SQL BI Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) Apache Avro
2 2 (7.41%) JSON
2 2 (7.41%) Kafka
2 2 (7.41%) MDX
2 2 (7.41%) PySpark
2 2 (7.41%) REST
2 2 (7.41%) XML
3 1 (3.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Credit Derivative
2 3 (11.11%) Equities
2 3 (11.11%) Replication
3 2 (7.41%) Clustering
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Linux
2 9 (33.33%) Unix
3 6 (22.22%) Windows
4 5 (18.52%) Solaris
5 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) ETL
3 6 (22.22%) OO
3 6 (22.22%) Scrum
4 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
5 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
5 4 (14.81%) Security Architecture
5 4 (14.81%) Web Development
6 3 (11.11%) BDD
6 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (11.11%) Data Architecture
6 3 (11.11%) Visualisation
7 2 (7.41%) Data Management
7 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
7 2 (7.41%) Metadata Management
7 2 (7.41%) Migration
7 2 (7.41%) Service Management
7 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) SQL
2 9 (33.33%) Python
3 8 (29.63%) Java
4 7 (25.93%) C#
5 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL
6 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
7 2 (7.41%) C++
7 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
2 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) ProxySG
1 4 (14.81%) Sendmail
2 3 (11.11%) Docker
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (3.70%) Samba
3 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Kubernetes
2 2 (7.41%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (7.41%) Oozie
3 1 (3.70%) Data Guard
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle
2 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
3 4 (14.81%) Blue Coat
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco
3 4 (14.81%) Juniper
3 4 (14.81%) McAfee
3 4 (14.81%) Palo Alto
3 4 (14.81%) Proofpoint
4 2 (7.41%) Cloudera
5 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.70%) F5
5 1 (3.70%) Hortonworks
5 1 (3.70%) IBM
5 1 (3.70%) NetApp
5 1 (3.70%) OpenText
5 1 (3.70%) SAP
5 1 (3.70%) VMware