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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 47 29 36
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 2 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.41% 3.81% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 4.74% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 4
Average daily rate - £296 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £388 £378
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +2.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.60
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.35%
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
369 274 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 75.31% 80.35% 64.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 177 115
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 16
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.79 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.33% -12.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.60 £30.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
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 12 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
Sheffield -20 1 - - 4
Performance Tuning
Yorkshire

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Cacti
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (33.33%) DFS Replication
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Opsview
2 1 (33.33%) Graphite
2 1 (33.33%) Security Patching
2 1 (33.33%) Server Building
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) QlikView
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) SCVMM
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DMZ
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) QlikView
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) QlikView Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Security Patching
1 1 (33.33%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cacti
1 1 (33.33%) Graphite
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) Opsview
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCVMM
1 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
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