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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 52 34 35
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 2 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.41% 2.48% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 3.30% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 3
Average daily rate £384 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.07% -13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%
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
392 303 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 80.99% 75.00% 74.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 133 116
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 6
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Nottingham -19 2 £384 +18.07% 3
Performance Tuning
East Midlands

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
3 3 (33.33%) Office 365
3 3 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) Clustering
3 3 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (33.33%) IaaS
3 3 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) WSH
4 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) High Availability
4 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) IIS
5 1 (11.11%) SOAP

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) IaaS
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (22.22%) DBA
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (22.22%) WSH
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) JAX-WS
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) UDDI
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) XML Schema
3 1 (11.11%) XSL
3 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (11.11%) SUSE
2 1 (11.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
1 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) ETL
2 2 (22.22%) High Availability
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) EAI
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
3 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) XPath
4 1 (11.11%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Firmware
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) VMware