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 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 35 34 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 3 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.93% 1.92% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 2.37% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Average daily rate
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£330 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +3.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
- +16.88%
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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
234 295 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 72.22% 81.04% 78.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 140 49
Average daily rate £345 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £241 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £481 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 40 43
Average hourly rate £22.50 £37.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -0.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
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 19 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos