The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the South 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 27 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 30 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 8 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.29% 3.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.29% 5.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 0
Average daily rate
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£258 £185 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £37.65 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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 South Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
243 240 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 69.63% 62.99% 67.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 144 130
Average daily rate £325 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 10
Average hourly rate £15.39 £44.60 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.50% +71.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.98 £27.50 £16.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £50.00 £29.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Performance Tuning
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Performance Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Performance Tuning
Contract Job Locations in South 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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Sheffield +3 7 £258 +39.18% 3
Barnsley - - - -
Doncaster - - - -
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Yorkshire

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (55.00%) SQL
1 11 (55.00%) T-SQL
1 11 (55.00%) Replication
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 9 (45.00%) Network Security
4 6 (30.00%) Oracle
4 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database
5 4 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (20.00%) Data Guard
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (15.00%) Security Management
6 3 (15.00%) UNIX
6 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (10.00%) zOS
7 2 (10.00%) ETL
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (10.00%) DB2
7 2 (10.00%) Finance
8 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (10.00%) DB2
5 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (5.00%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 7 (35.00%) DBA
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (5.00%) DB2 DBA
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Cognos Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Teradata DBA
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Replication
2 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) UNIX
2 2 (10.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (15.00%) Security Management
3 2 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Refactoring
4 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) SQL
1 11 (55.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Teradata
3 1 (5.00%) Cognos
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £160.00 - £190.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Syntax Consultancy
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