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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 60 55 61
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 11 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.42% 0.41% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 0.55% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Median daily rate £375 £438 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £418 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £458 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Performance Tuning
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
610 541 543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 78.71% 73.71% 72.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 341 318
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 19
Median hourly rate £23.00 £21.53 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.85% -21.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.61 £12.35 £8.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £42.50 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Performance Tuning as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 August 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 16 (80.00%) SQL
1 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (40.00%) SCOM
3 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (35.00%) Migration
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (25.00%) Windows
6 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (15.00%) Entity Framework
7 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (15.00%) Web Services
7 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (15.00%) .NET
7 3 (15.00%) Oracle
7 3 (15.00%) C#
7 3 (15.00%) MVC
8 2 (10.00%) Finance
8 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
8 2 (10.00%) SAN
8 2 (10.00%) Scrum
8 2 (10.00%) Replication
8 2 (10.00%) VMware
8 2 (10.00%) Clustering

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (5.00%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) LDAP
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) DHCP
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) NAS
2 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (5.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.00%) MOLAP
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (5.00%) ROLAP
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) DBA
2 6 (30.00%) SQL DBA
3 5 (25.00%) Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Consultant
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Azure Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (10.00%) Principal Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Senior DBA
6 2 (10.00%) Senior SQL DBA
6 2 (10.00%) Senior SQL Server DBA
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
1 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (15.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (15.00%) Web Services
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (10.00%) LINQ
2 2 (10.00%) Task Parallel Library
3 1 (5.00%) Ajax
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) jQuery
3 1 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (5.00%) MDX
3 1 (5.00%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (5.00%) SOAP
3 1 (5.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) Clustering
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (10.00%) Replication
2 1 (5.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) AIX
3 1 (5.00%) HPUX
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Migration
2 5 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (15.00%) MVC
4 2 (10.00%) BDD
4 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.00%) High Availability
4 2 (10.00%) Kanban
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.00%) Change Control
5 1 (5.00%) E-Discovery
5 1 (5.00%) ERP
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.00%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (15.00%) C#
5 2 (10.00%) Java
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.00%) vSphere
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
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