The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 91 74 83
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +9
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 18 27 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.09% 1.69% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 2.15% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 4
Median daily rate £388 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £450 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -5.55%
Performance Tuning
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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 East Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1334 1257 1160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 81.09% 78.51% 74.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 871 786 618
Median daily rate £425 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 47 55
Median hourly rate £18.75 £18.52 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.24% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £11.21 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Performance Tuning
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Performance Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Performance Tuning
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Nottinghamshire -17 7 £288 -17.85% 2
Northamptonshire -13 3 £420 -6.66% 1
Leicestershire 0 2 £350 +27.27% 1
Derbyshire -1 2 £300 -14.28%
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England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 19 (59.38%) SQL
2 15 (46.88%) Oracle
3 14 (43.75%) Shell Script
4 13 (40.63%) Unix
5 11 (34.38%) Oracle Database
6 10 (31.25%) PL/SQL
6 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (28.13%) Unit Testing
7 9 (28.13%) Degree
7 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (28.13%) Technical Analysis
8 7 (21.88%) Linux
9 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
10 5 (15.63%) VMware
10 5 (15.63%) Clustering
10 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (15.63%) Finance
10 5 (15.63%) SDLC
10 5 (15.63%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (12.50%) High Availability
11 4 (12.50%) Firewall
11 4 (12.50%) Windows
11 4 (12.50%) XML
11 4 (12.50%) CRM
11 4 (12.50%) DNS
11 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (12.50%) Load Balancing
12 3 (9.38%) Oracle EBS
12 3 (9.38%) Terracotta

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.13%) MQSeries
2 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) IaaS
2 2 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) DNS
1 4 (12.50%) Firewall
2 3 (9.38%) SSL
3 1 (3.13%) BIG-IP
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (3.13%) DHCP
3 1 (3.13%) LAN
3 1 (3.13%) MPLS
3 1 (3.13%) Network Security
3 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.13%) VLAN
3 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) Oracle Database
2 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
5 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (3.13%) MySQL
8 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
8 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (3.13%) Power BI
8 1 (3.13%) QlikView
8 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
8 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
1 2 (6.25%) Subversion
2 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) DBA
3 9 (28.13%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (18.75%) SQL DBA
5 5 (15.63%) Administrator
5 5 (15.63%) SQL Developer
6 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL Developer
6 4 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (9.38%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 3 (9.38%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) webMethods Administrator
9 1 (3.13%) Operations Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) Senior DevOps
9 1 (3.13%) Unix Developer
9 1 (3.13%) VMware Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) VMware Specialist
9 1 (3.13%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) XML
2 2 (6.25%) ELK Stack
2 2 (6.25%) HTML
2 2 (6.25%) Middleware
3 1 (3.13%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.13%) CSS
3 1 (3.13%) Spring
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Clustering
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.25%) Wiki
3 1 (3.13%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Unix
2 7 (21.88%) Linux
3 4 (12.50%) Windows
4 3 (9.38%) AIX
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (9.38%) SUSE
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Technical Analysis
1 9 (28.13%) Unit Testing
2 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 5 (15.63%) SDLC
4 4 (12.50%) CRM
4 4 (12.50%) High Availability
4 4 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 3 (9.38%) Capacity Management
5 3 (9.38%) DevOps
5 3 (9.38%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.25%) Change Control
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.25%) Migration
7 1 (3.13%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.13%) ETL
7 1 (3.13%) ITSM
7 1 (3.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) SQL
2 14 (43.75%) Shell Script
3 10 (31.25%) PL/SQL
4 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.25%) Python
6 1 (3.13%) C#
6 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.13%) PHP
6 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) OCP
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) CCDP
4 1 (3.13%) CCNA
4 1 (3.13%) CCNP
4 1 (3.13%) CCSE
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.25%) vSphere
4 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Ansible
1 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.25%) Puppet
1 2 (6.25%) Salt
2 1 (3.13%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (3.13%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.13%) Nessus
2 1 (3.13%) OVSD
2 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Oracle
2 5 (15.63%) VMware
3 3 (9.38%) HP
3 3 (9.38%) NetApp
3 3 (9.38%) Software AG
3 3 (9.38%) Terracotta
3 3 (9.38%) webMethods
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco
5 1 (3.13%) F5
5 1 (3.13%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.13%) IBM
5 1 (3.13%) Intel Security
5 1 (3.13%) SAP
5 1 (3.13%) SonicWALL
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