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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 40 41 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 20 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.69% 1.86% 3.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.62% 2.37% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 2
Median daily rate £400 £275 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% +2.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £246 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £280 £314
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
Performance Tuning
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
433 380 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 79.89% 78.67% 61.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 265 119
Median daily rate £450 £350 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 15
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £7.69 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South 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 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 5 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Sheffield -7 19 £400 +42.85% 3
Performance Tuning
Yorkshire

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 15 (65.22%) Database Tuning
2 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
3 13 (56.52%) Finance
4 10 (43.48%) MVC
4 10 (43.48%) Linux
4 10 (43.48%) C#
4 10 (43.48%) VBA
4 10 (43.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 10 (43.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (43.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (43.48%) jQuery
4 10 (43.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (43.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (43.48%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (39.13%) SQL
6 7 (30.43%) Oracle
6 7 (30.43%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (26.09%) Perl
8 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
8 5 (21.74%) Windows
8 5 (21.74%) Debian
8 5 (21.74%) VMware
8 5 (21.74%) MySQL
8 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
8 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
8 5 (21.74%) MariaDB
8 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) Apache
1 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.70%) IIS
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) DHCP
1 2 (8.70%) DMZ
1 2 (8.70%) DNS
1 2 (8.70%) FCoE
1 2 (8.70%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (8.70%) HTTP
1 2 (8.70%) iSCSI
1 2 (8.70%) LAN
1 2 (8.70%) Multicast
1 2 (8.70%) NAS
1 2 (8.70%) SAN
1 2 (8.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
2 10 (43.48%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (43.48%) SQL Server 2014
2 10 (43.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 10 (43.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (43.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (21.74%) MariaDB
3 5 (21.74%) MySQL
3 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
3 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
4 2 (8.70%) HBase
5 1 (4.35%) QlikView
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Developer
3 6 (26.09%) DBA
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Developer
4 5 (21.74%) MySQL DBA
5 4 (17.39%) SSIS Developer
5 4 (17.39%) SSRS Developer
6 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Systems Developer
6 3 (13.04%) VBA Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Active Directory Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Database Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Excel Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Excel VBA Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (8.70%) SQL Database Developer
7 2 (8.70%) SSAS Developer
7 2 (8.70%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) jQuery
1 10 (43.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (13.04%) Ajax
2 3 (13.04%) JSON
2 3 (13.04%) Unity DI Container
3 2 (8.70%) HTML
3 2 (8.70%) Middleware
3 2 (8.70%) Rendezvous
3 2 (8.70%) XML
3 2 (8.70%) XSLT
4 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Clustering
1 3 (13.04%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) Debian
2 5 (21.74%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Solaris
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 2000
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Database Tuning
2 10 (43.48%) MVC
3 3 (13.04%) Web Development
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) Benchmarking
4 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.70%) High Availability
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) Security Patching
4 2 (8.70%) Server Building
5 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) DevOps
5 1 (4.35%) Memory Management
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.35%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) C#
1 10 (43.48%) VBA
2 9 (39.13%) SQL
3 6 (26.09%) Perl
4 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.04%) Java
6 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.35%) PHP
7 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (8.70%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.70%) DFS Replication
3 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.70%) KVM
3 2 (8.70%) NFS
3 2 (8.70%) SRDF
3 2 (8.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
1 2 (8.70%) SCVMM
2 1 (4.35%) Cacti
2 1 (4.35%) Graphite
2 1 (4.35%) Nagios
2 1 (4.35%) Opsview
2 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco
3 2 (8.70%) DataSynapse
3 2 (8.70%) Dell
3 2 (8.70%) EMC
3 2 (8.70%) HP
3 2 (8.70%) IBM
3 2 (8.70%) Intel
3 2 (8.70%) NetApp
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.70%) Sybase
3 2 (8.70%) TIBCO
4 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
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