The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank - 35 29
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 0 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire - 2.40% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.13% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Average daily rate
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- £318 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.94%
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Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
145 128 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 72.14% 76.65% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 69 64
Average daily rate £320 £313 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -8.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £388 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 7
Average hourly rate £12.62 £13.75 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.21% -5.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £32.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Tuning across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Performance Tuning
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

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 North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Harrogate - - - -
Middlesbrough - - - -
Skipton - - - -
York - - - -
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Yorkshire

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Statspack
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (33.33%) HPUX
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) Toad
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) Foglight
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) High Availability

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (16.67%) Toad
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) DBA
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 3 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Server Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
1 1 (16.67%) Time Management
1 1 (16.67%) High Availability
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (16.67%) LiteSpeed
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Statspack
2 1 (16.67%) Foglight
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) HP