The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 55 54 51
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 4 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.49% 0.81% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 1.24% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £62.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -44.00%
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West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
576 403 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 71.02% 65.53% 70.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 233 190
Average daily rate £380 £400 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £250 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 17
Average hourly rate £14.00 £25.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +72.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.57 £10.00 £10.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.20 £31.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Performance Tuning
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Performance Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Performance Tuning also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Tuning.

1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) CRM
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) Data Transformation
3 2 (40.00%) System Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (40.00%) Data Mapping
4 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) E-Discovery
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) Lync
4 1 (20.00%) Tableau
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Talend
4 1 (20.00%) Data Mart
4 1 (20.00%) Informatica
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (20.00%) Billing
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Apache

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Performance Tuning also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Tuning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Lync
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Mule
1 1 (20.00%) Mule ESB
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mart
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) QlikView
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Messaging Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) Data Transformation
3 2 (40.00%) System Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Data Mapping
4 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) E-Discovery
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Tableau
2 1 (20.00%) Talend
2 1 (20.00%) Informatica
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) SnapLogic
2 1 (20.00%) MuleSoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day + negotiable
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