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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Tuning
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank - 33 40
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire - 1.38% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.76% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £383 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £44.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-14.77% -12.00%

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
126 170 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 79.25% 77.98% 72.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 82 130
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £452 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 4
Median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +128.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.46 £18.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £40.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 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