The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 30 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 51 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 6 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.14% 2.67% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 3.23% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 1
Median daily rate - £350 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £354 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.26% +1.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Performance Tuning
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
448 403 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 85.01% 82.92% 76.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 261 132
Median daily rate £400 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 7
Median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +8.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Performance Tuning
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
Nottingham -17 5 - - 3
Performance Tuning
East Midlands

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 14 (87.50%) Oracle
1 14 (87.50%) Shell Script
2 12 (75.00%) SQL
3 11 (68.75%) Unix
4 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (62.50%) Unit Testing
4 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database
5 9 (56.25%) Technical Analysis
5 9 (56.25%) PL/SQL
6 7 (43.75%) Degree
7 5 (31.25%) SDLC
7 5 (31.25%) XML
8 4 (25.00%) Linux
8 4 (25.00%) Clustering
9 3 (18.75%) Firewall
9 3 (18.75%) Software AG
9 3 (18.75%) SUSE
9 3 (18.75%) CRM
9 3 (18.75%) DNS
9 3 (18.75%) SSL
9 3 (18.75%) webMethods
9 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
9 3 (18.75%) AIX
9 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
9 3 (18.75%) Terracotta
9 3 (18.75%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (12.50%) Finance
11 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
11 1 (6.25%) VMware

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
1 3 (18.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database 10g
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL Developer
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (18.75%) DBA
4 2 (12.50%) webMethods Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Senior DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Unix
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) AIX
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (18.75%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Unit Testing
2 9 (56.25%) Technical Analysis
3 5 (31.25%) SDLC
4 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
4 3 (18.75%) CRM
4 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) Shell Script
2 12 (75.00%) SQL
3 9 (56.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) OCP
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Software AG
2 3 (18.75%) Terracotta
2 3 (18.75%) webMethods
3 1 (6.25%) VMware