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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 74 81 80
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 15 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.04% 0.69% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 0.95% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Average daily rate
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£475 £290 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.79% -27.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £212 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £375 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+14.86% +10.44%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1006 1050 972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 69.57% 72.41% 67.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 534 539 464
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 41 53
Average hourly rate £17.50 £35.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.70% -8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £56.16 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
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
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 31 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -2 5 £625 - 2
Northamptonshire - 5 £425 -
Nottinghamshire +7 3 £500 +72.41% 2
Derbyshire - - - - 1
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 20 (60.61%) SQL Server
2 17 (51.52%) SQL
3 15 (45.45%) .NET
4 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 10 (30.30%) T-SQL
6 7 (21.21%) .NET Framework
6 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
6 7 (21.21%) VB.NET
6 7 (21.21%) C#
7 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (15.15%) Oracle
9 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
9 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (9.09%) jQuery
10 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
10 3 (9.09%) Replication
10 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
10 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
10 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (9.09%) MVC
10 3 (9.09%) LoadRunner
10 3 (9.09%) NetApp
11 2 (6.06%) Mainframe
11 2 (6.06%) CICS
11 2 (6.06%) JMeter
11 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (6.06%) Juniper

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.06%) CICS
1 2 (6.06%) Lync
2 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) LAN
1 1 (3.03%) WAN
1 1 (3.03%) SNA
1 1 (3.03%) SAN
1 1 (3.03%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (60.61%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
4 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (6.06%) QlikView
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (6.06%) DB2
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (3.03%) OLAP
6 1 (3.03%) VLDB
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) LoadRunner
2 2 (6.06%) JMeter
2 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.06%) Toad
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 10 (30.30%) DBA
4 8 (24.24%) SQL DBA
5 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (21.21%) VB.NET Developer
6 6 (18.18%) SQL Developer
7 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Developer
7 5 (15.15%) C# Developer
7 5 (15.15%) SQL Server DBA
7 5 (15.15%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (12.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (9.09%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (9.09%) Administrator
9 3 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
10 2 (6.06%) Technical Project Manager
10 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
10 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
10 2 (6.06%) Project Engineer
10 2 (6.06%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) .NET
2 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 7 (21.21%) .NET Framework
4 3 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (3.03%) HTML
5 1 (3.03%) JSON
5 1 (3.03%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Replication
2 2 (6.06%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.06%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (3.03%) NHS
3 1 (3.03%) Statistics
3 1 (3.03%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) UNIX
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) MVC
2 2 (6.06%) Web Design
2 2 (6.06%) Performance Management
2 2 (6.06%) Performance Engineering
2 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
2 2 (6.06%) ETL
2 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
3 1 (3.03%) Data Modelling
3 1 (3.03%) Project Management
3 1 (3.03%) Change Management
3 1 (3.03%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
3 1 (3.03%) Performance Testing
3 1 (3.03%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) SQL
2 10 (30.30%) T-SQL
3 7 (21.21%) VB.NET
3 7 (21.21%) C#
4 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.06%) COBOL
6 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) MCSE
2 1 (3.03%) MCSA
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Terminal Services
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.03%) SCOM
2 1 (3.03%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.03%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle
3 3 (9.09%) NetApp
4 2 (6.06%) Veeam
4 2 (6.06%) Symantec
4 2 (6.06%) VMware
4 2 (6.06%) Sybase
4 2 (6.06%) IBM
4 2 (6.06%) Juniper
5 1 (3.03%) HP
5 1 (3.03%) Dell
5 1 (3.03%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco
5 1 (3.03%) Blue Coat
5 1 (3.03%) Northgate
5 1 (3.03%) Riverbed
5 1 (3.03%) Tableau
5 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 to £700 per day
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 to £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago