The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 26 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 58 63 61
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 9 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.17% 0.76% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 0.91% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 2
Median daily rate £338 £333 £248
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.50% +34.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £266 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £488 £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Performance Tuning
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
644 767 586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.53% 83.64% 76.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 458 312
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 29 25
Median hourly rate £62.50 £27.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -21.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Performance Tuning
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Performance Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Performance Tuning
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield - 4 £513 -
Chester - 3 £300 - 1
Warrington 0 1 £350 +7.69% 3
Performance Tuning
North West

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 16 (76.19%) SQL Server
2 14 (66.67%) ETL
3 12 (57.14%) SQL
4 11 (52.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (52.38%) High Availability
5 10 (47.62%) T-SQL
6 9 (42.86%) Replication
6 9 (42.86%) Database Tuning
6 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (33.33%) Finance
8 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
8 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (23.81%) Oracle
9 4 (19.05%) OLAP
9 4 (19.05%) Linux
9 4 (19.05%) Star Schema
9 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
9 4 (19.05%) Hyperion
9 4 (19.05%) ERwin
9 4 (19.05%) Scrum
9 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
9 4 (19.05%) Essbase
9 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (19.05%) TDD
9 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (19.05%) Data Mart
9 4 (19.05%) MDX
9 4 (19.05%) Oracle OLAP

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (76.19%) SQL Server
2 11 (52.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (19.05%) Amazon Redshift
4 4 (19.05%) Data Mart
4 4 (19.05%) Essbase
4 4 (19.05%) OLAP
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle OLAP
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (19.05%) Star Schema
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
6 1 (4.76%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (19.05%) ERwin
2 4 (19.05%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (4.76%) Toad
3 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 12 (57.14%) SQL Developer
3 8 (38.10%) SSIS Developer
4 6 (28.57%) DBA
4 6 (28.57%) ETL Developer
4 6 (28.57%) SQL DBA
4 6 (28.57%) T-SQL Developer
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server DBA
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Hyperion Developer
6 3 (14.29%) OBIEE Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Consultant
7 2 (9.52%) Essbase Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Hyperion Essbase Developer
7 2 (9.52%) OBIEE Consultant
8 1 (4.76%) Hyperion Consultant
8 1 (4.76%) IT Consultant
8 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning DBA
8 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) MDX
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Replication
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) ETL
2 11 (52.38%) High Availability
3 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (42.86%) Database Tuning
4 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (19.05%) Analytics
5 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
5 4 (19.05%) Performance Management
5 4 (19.05%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (19.05%) Scrum
5 4 (19.05%) TDD
6 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) Hyperion
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Talend
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