The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East Midlands region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 77 85 74
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 18 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.12% 0.15% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 0.23% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 6
Average daily rate £375 £288 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -13.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
- -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £62.50 £30.38
% change year-on-year
-44.00% +105.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1196 887 911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 74.15% 68.71% 64.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 623 441 439
Average daily rate £350 £373 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.10% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 66 71
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £44.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.81 £11.85 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Tuning across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 10 - - 2
Nottinghamshire +6 7 £375 +36.36%
Derbyshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 19 (59.38%) SQL Server
2 15 (46.88%) .NET
2 15 (46.88%) SQL
3 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 10 (31.25%) VB.NET
5 9 (28.13%) .NET Framework
6 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (21.88%) jQuery
8 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (18.75%) C#
8 6 (18.75%) HTML
8 6 (18.75%) Web Design
9 5 (15.63%) NetBackup
9 5 (15.63%) Symantec
9 5 (15.63%) NetApp
9 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
9 5 (15.63%) CSS
9 5 (15.63%) IIS
9 5 (15.63%) JSON
9 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
9 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
9 5 (15.63%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (12.50%) MVC
11 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
11 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
11 3 (9.38%) Dell
11 3 (9.38%) SAN
11 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
11 3 (9.38%) Graphic Design

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (15.63%) IIS
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.13%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) SAN
2 2 (6.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (59.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.25%) MySQL
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.13%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.13%) Toad
2 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Developer
2 14 (43.75%) .NET Developer
3 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (31.25%) VB.NET Developer
5 7 (21.88%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (18.75%) C# Developer
6 6 (18.75%) DBA
7 5 (15.63%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
8 4 (12.50%) SQL Developer
8 4 (12.50%) SQL DBA
8 4 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
8 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
8 4 (12.50%) Web Developer
9 3 (9.38%) SQL Server DBA
9 3 (9.38%) Operations Engineer
10 2 (6.25%) C# Web Developer
10 2 (6.25%) Administrator
10 2 (6.25%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (46.88%) .NET
2 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 9 (28.13%) .NET Framework
4 7 (21.88%) jQuery
5 6 (18.75%) HTML
6 5 (15.63%) CSS
6 5 (15.63%) JSON
7 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.13%) HTML5
8 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (3.13%) LAMP
8 1 (3.13%) Middleware
8 1 (3.13%) Web Services
8 1 (3.13%) XML
8 1 (3.13%) XSD
8 1 (3.13%) XSL
8 1 (3.13%) XSLT
8 1 (3.13%) J2EE
8 1 (3.13%) Ajax
8 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Graphic Design
2 2 (6.25%) Replication
3 1 (3.13%) NHS
3 1 (3.13%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) SUSE
2 1 (3.13%) AIX
2 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Web Design
2 5 (15.63%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (12.50%) MVC
4 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.13%) Validation
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL
6 1 (3.13%) SOA
6 1 (3.13%) ETL
6 1 (3.13%) TDD
6 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.13%) Database Tuning
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) SQL
2 10 (31.25%) VB.NET
3 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (18.75%) C#
5 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.25%) PHP
6 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.13%) Java
7 1 (3.13%) C
7 1 (3.13%) Groovy
7 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
1 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.25%) NFS
2 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
2 1 (3.13%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.25%) SCOM
2 2 (6.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (3.13%) Data Guard
3 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Symantec
1 5 (15.63%) NetApp
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Dell
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) HP
3 2 (6.25%) VMware
3 2 (6.25%) Tableau
4 1 (3.13%) EMC
4 1 (3.13%) Juniper
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.13%) webMethods
4 1 (3.13%) IBM
4 1 (3.13%) Brocade
4 1 (3.13%) Veeam
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