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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 53 58 34
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -24
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 8 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.29% 0.18% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 0.22% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 6
Median daily rate £500 - £258
90% offered a daily rate of more than £409 - £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -5.55%
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
470 450 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 75.81% 82.42% 74.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 343 162
Median daily rate £445 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £267 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 19 15
Median hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.50 £13.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +2 5 £500 - 1
Performance Tuning
Yorkshire

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 23 (76.67%) SQL Server
2 22 (73.33%) SQL
3 18 (60.00%) Finance
4 17 (56.67%) Oracle
5 13 (43.33%) Linux
6 12 (40.00%) Database Tuning
7 11 (36.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (36.67%) Windows
8 10 (33.33%) Cisco
8 10 (33.33%) MVC
8 10 (33.33%) VMware
8 10 (33.33%) Solaris
8 10 (33.33%) LAN
8 10 (33.33%) WAN
8 10 (33.33%) NFS
8 10 (33.33%) EMC
8 10 (33.33%) Intel
8 10 (33.33%) SAN
8 10 (33.33%) NetApp
8 10 (33.33%) VBA
8 10 (33.33%) C#
8 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 10 (33.33%) Hyper-V
8 10 (33.33%) NAS
8 10 (33.33%) SRDF
8 10 (33.33%) jQuery
8 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (33.33%) iSCSI
8 10 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure

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 8 (26.67%) WebSphere
2 7 (23.33%) Apache
2 7 (23.33%) IIS
2 7 (23.33%) Oracle Coherence
2 7 (23.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 7 (23.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) FCoE
1 10 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
1 10 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 10 (33.33%) LAN
1 10 (33.33%) Multicast
1 10 (33.33%) NAS
1 10 (33.33%) SAN
1 10 (33.33%) WAN
2 7 (23.33%) HTTP
3 1 (3.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (76.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (36.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (23.33%) Hadoop
4 7 (23.33%) HBase
4 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database
5 2 (6.67%) MariaDB
5 2 (6.67%) MySQL
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.33%) DB2
6 1 (3.33%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (3.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (60.00%) Finance
2 7 (23.33%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Architect
1 11 (36.67%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (26.67%) DBA
3 8 (26.67%) SQL Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 6 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (13.33%) SQL DBA
6 4 (13.33%) SSIS Developer
6 4 (13.33%) SSRS Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Administrator
7 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Systems Developer
7 3 (10.00%) VBA Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Database Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Excel Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Excel VBA Developer
8 2 (6.67%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) jQuery
1 10 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (26.67%) Middleware
3 7 (23.33%) HTML
3 7 (23.33%) Rendezvous
3 7 (23.33%) XML
3 7 (23.33%) XSLT
4 3 (10.00%) Ajax
4 3 (10.00%) JSON
4 3 (10.00%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (3.33%) J2EE
5 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Replication
2 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Linux
2 11 (36.67%) Windows
3 10 (33.33%) Solaris
4 2 (6.67%) Debian
5 1 (3.33%) AIX
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.33%) SUSE
5 1 (3.33%) Unix
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Database Tuning
2 10 (33.33%) Benchmarking
2 10 (33.33%) MVC
3 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.00%) Web Development
5 2 (6.67%) High Availability
5 2 (6.67%) Migration
5 2 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (6.67%) Software Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) Analytics
6 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.33%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.33%) Data Transformation
6 1 (3.33%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.33%) ETL
6 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Security Patching
6 1 (3.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) SQL
2 10 (33.33%) C#
2 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (33.33%) VBA
3 8 (26.67%) Java
4 2 (6.67%) Perl
4 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 10 (33.33%) KVM
1 10 (33.33%) NFS
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
1 10 (33.33%) SRDF
1 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (33.33%) Xen
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Data Guard
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Flashback
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Oracle
2 10 (33.33%) Cisco
2 10 (33.33%) EMC
2 10 (33.33%) Intel
2 10 (33.33%) NetApp
2 10 (33.33%) VMware
3 7 (23.33%) DataSynapse
3 7 (23.33%) IBM
3 7 (23.33%) Sybase
3 7 (23.33%) TIBCO
4 2 (6.67%) AppDynamics
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago