The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 100 70 48
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -22
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 28 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.72% 0.23% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 0.30% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 1 4
Median daily rate £310 £255 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.56% -12.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £255 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £255 £321
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £65.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-38.46% +62.50%
Performance Tuning
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1393 668 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 85.46% 78.40% 73.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 895 426 246
Median daily rate £325 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 43 14
Median hourly rate £28.00 £18.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £12.06 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £40.00 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the North East region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Performance Tuning
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Performance Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Performance Tuning
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Tyne and Wear -36 26 £310 +21.56% 1
Durham - 2 £305 - 1
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England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 North East region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 23 (74.19%) SQL
2 21 (67.74%) SQL Server
3 20 (64.52%) Security Cleared
4 19 (61.29%) SC Cleared
5 18 (58.06%) T-SQL
5 18 (58.06%) Clustering
6 17 (54.84%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (48.39%) Degree
7 15 (48.39%) Computer Science
7 15 (48.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
8 13 (41.94%) HP
9 12 (38.71%) VMware
10 11 (35.48%) Replication
10 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (32.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (32.26%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (32.26%) PowerShell
11 10 (32.26%) VBScript
12 9 (29.03%) ITIL
12 9 (29.03%) MCSE
12 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
12 9 (29.03%) Windows
12 9 (29.03%) Citrix
12 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (29.03%) Database Mirroring
12 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Clustering
13 8 (25.81%) Perfmon
13 8 (25.81%) Root Cause Analysis
13 8 (25.81%) Business Intelligence Development Studio

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.90%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (3.23%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.23%) Kerberos
1 1 (3.23%) LAN
1 1 (3.23%) LDAP
1 1 (3.23%) SAN
1 1 (3.23%) VPN
1 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (67.74%) SQL Server
2 17 (54.84%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (32.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (32.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (25.81%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 8 (25.81%) SQL Server 2000
7 6 (19.35%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
8 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (3.23%) QlikView
8 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
8 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (6.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) DBA
2 9 (29.03%) SQL DBA
3 6 (19.35%) Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Production DBA
4 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared DBA
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Engineering Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Junior
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL Developer
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (3.23%) EMC Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Junior Oracle Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Server Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) J2EE
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Streams
2 1 (3.23%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (58.06%) Clustering
2 15 (48.39%) Computer Science
3 11 (35.48%) Replication
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Celerra
4 1 (3.23%) CLARiiON
4 1 (3.23%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (3.23%) EMC VNX
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.23%) HP Storage
4 1 (3.23%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (3.23%) NHS
4 1 (3.23%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Unix
3 4 (12.90%) Linux
4 3 (9.68%) CentOS
4 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (9.68%) Solaris
5 1 (3.23%) SUSE
5 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Database Mirroring
1 9 (29.03%) ITIL
2 8 (25.81%) Incident Management
2 8 (25.81%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (25.81%) Service Delivery
3 7 (22.58%) Mentoring
3 7 (22.58%) QMS
3 7 (22.58%) Quality Management
4 6 (19.35%) Change Management
4 6 (19.35%) Coaching
4 6 (19.35%) Problem Management
4 6 (19.35%) Release Management
5 4 (12.90%) Migration
6 3 (9.68%) Database Tuning
7 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.45%) Capacity Management
7 2 (6.45%) Change Control
7 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
7 2 (6.45%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) SQL
2 18 (58.06%) T-SQL
3 10 (32.26%) PowerShell
3 10 (32.26%) VBScript
4 4 (12.90%) PL/SQL
4 4 (12.90%) Python
5 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
5 3 (9.68%) Ruby
5 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.45%) Java
6 2 (6.45%) Perl
6 2 (6.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (64.52%) Security Cleared
2 19 (61.29%) SC Cleared
3 15 (48.39%) Degree
3 15 (48.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (29.03%) MCSE
5 6 (19.35%) MCDBA
6 5 (16.13%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (3.23%) HP ASE
7 1 (3.23%) HPE ATP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) ISO 9001
1 6 (19.35%) SLA
2 4 (12.90%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.23%) Docker
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Clustering
2 8 (25.81%) Perfmon
3 3 (9.68%) Puppet
4 2 (6.45%) Data Guard
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 13 (41.94%) HP
3 12 (38.71%) VMware
4 9 (29.03%) Citrix
5 8 (25.81%) ServiceNow
6 7 (22.58%) Oracle
7 6 (19.35%) Meridio
8 2 (6.45%) EMC
8 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
9 1 (3.23%) 3PAR
9 1 (3.23%) AppDynamics
9 1 (3.23%) Brocade
9 1 (3.23%) Cisco
9 1 (3.23%) Isilon
9 1 (3.23%) RedGate
9 1 (3.23%) Sun
Durham, County Durham
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