The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 36 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 9 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.37% 1.42% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.09% 1.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £305 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
291 221 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 76.58% 78.37% 71.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 72 131
Average daily rate £365 £338 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £217 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £469 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 20 9
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.58 £28.50 £24.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Performance Tuning
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Performance Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 8 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (37.50%) ABAP
2 6 (37.50%) SAP
2 6 (37.50%) SAP BW
3 5 (31.25%) Change Management
3 5 (31.25%) AIX
3 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
3 5 (31.25%) JBoss
3 5 (31.25%) SAS
3 5 (31.25%) Change Control
4 4 (25.00%) Product Management
4 4 (25.00%) VMS
4 4 (25.00%) CRM
4 4 (25.00%) OLAP
4 4 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
5 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) Linux
5 3 (18.75%) Windows
5 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
5 3 (18.75%) NAS
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 2 (12.50%) Office 365
6 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 2 (12.50%) SCCM
6 2 (12.50%) MS Office
6 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 5 (31.25%) SAS
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) NAS
2 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (12.50%) DMZ
2 2 (12.50%) VPN
2 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SAP BW
2 4 (25.00%) OLAP
2 4 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (6.25%) MySQL
5 1 (6.25%) DB2
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (6.25%) SAP BI
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.25%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (18.75%) SAP BW Architect
3 3 (18.75%) SAP Architect
3 3 (18.75%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Database Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Business Developer
5 1 (6.25%) DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Designer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Business Objects Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Database Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) AIX
2 4 (25.00%) VMS
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (31.25%) Change Management
2 5 (31.25%) Change Control
3 4 (25.00%) Product Management
3 4 (25.00%) CRM
4 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
5 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.25%) ETL
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) ABAP
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) SAP
2 5 (31.25%) JBoss
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Dell
4 1 (6.25%) NetApp
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
4 1 (6.25%) Tableau