The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the West 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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 93 90 56
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -34
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 30 27 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.46% 1.34% 2.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 1.57% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 9 33
Average daily rate £400 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £390 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1710 1721 1414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.46% 85.49% 79.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1210 1106 975
Average daily rate £425 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 36 19
Average hourly rate £12.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £35.50 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Performance Tuning
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Performance Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Performance Tuning
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Leeds +10 26 £400 +6.66% 8
Wakefield - 3 £350 -
Performance Tuning
Yorkshire

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 28 (60.87%) SQL
2 22 (47.83%) SQL Server
3 18 (39.13%) T-SQL
4 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (28.26%) Replication
5 13 (28.26%) Oracle
5 13 (28.26%) Linux
6 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET
6 12 (26.09%) .NET
6 12 (26.09%) C#
7 11 (23.91%) Oracle Database
8 10 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (21.74%) Database Optimisation
8 10 (21.74%) PHP
8 10 (21.74%) Games
9 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
9 9 (19.57%) Unix
9 9 (19.57%) Windows
10 8 (17.39%) Shell Script
10 8 (17.39%) Oracle RMAN
10 8 (17.39%) .NET Framework
10 8 (17.39%) Unit Testing
10 8 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (17.39%) Entity Framework
11 7 (15.22%) Bash Shell
11 7 (15.22%) VMware
12 6 (13.04%) ETL
12 6 (13.04%) NetApp
12 6 (13.04%) Perl
12 6 (13.04%) PL/SQL

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 5 (10.87%) CMS
1 5 (10.87%) Drupal
2 4 (8.70%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.52%) Apache Solr
4 2 (4.35%) Apache
4 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) GitHub
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) LDAP
2 3 (6.52%) Internet
2 3 (6.52%) Network Security
3 1 (2.17%) NAS
3 1 (2.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 11 (23.91%) Oracle Database
3 10 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (13.04%) Hadoop
5 5 (10.87%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (10.87%) DB2
5 5 (10.87%) NoSQL
5 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (6.52%) MySQL
7 3 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (4.35%) Data Mining
8 2 (4.35%) GIS
8 2 (4.35%) Informix
8 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (2.17%) Big Data
9 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.17%) Hudson
4 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.17%) JIRA
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 10 (21.74%) Games
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Law
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (58.70%) DBA
2 17 (36.96%) Developer
3 15 (32.61%) SQL DBA
4 9 (19.57%) SQL Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Oracle DBA
5 8 (17.39%) SQL Server DBA
6 6 (13.04%) Administrator
7 5 (10.87%) .NET Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Drupal Developer
8 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (6.52%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (6.52%) Systems Support
10 2 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
10 2 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (4.35%) Systems Developer
10 2 (4.35%) T-SQL Developer
11 1 (2.17%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
11 1 (2.17%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.09%) .NET
1 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET
2 8 (17.39%) .NET Framework
2 8 (17.39%) Entity Framework
3 5 (10.87%) CSS
3 5 (10.87%) CSS3
3 5 (10.87%) HTML
3 5 (10.87%) HTML5
3 5 (10.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (8.70%) Drush
4 4 (8.70%) SAML
5 3 (6.52%) MDX
6 1 (2.17%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.17%) LAMP
6 1 (2.17%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) Replication
2 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) Clustering
2 3 (6.52%) Digital Media
2 3 (6.52%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (6.52%) IBM XIV
3 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) User Experience
3 2 (4.35%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.17%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.26%) Linux
2 9 (19.57%) Unix
2 9 (19.57%) Windows
3 5 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (8.70%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.17%) CentOS
5 1 (2.17%) SUSE
5 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.74%) Database Optimisation
3 8 (17.39%) Unit Testing
4 6 (13.04%) ETL
5 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
5 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery
5 5 (10.87%) Workflow
6 4 (8.70%) Migration
6 4 (8.70%) Scrum
6 4 (8.70%) SEO
6 4 (8.70%) Software Delivery
7 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.52%) CRM
7 3 (6.52%) DevOps
7 3 (6.52%) ERP
7 3 (6.52%) Information Security
7 3 (6.52%) Web Development
8 2 (4.35%) Automated Testing
8 2 (4.35%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (4.35%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (60.87%) SQL
2 18 (39.13%) T-SQL
3 12 (26.09%) C#
4 10 (21.74%) PHP
5 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
6 8 (17.39%) Shell Script
7 7 (15.22%) Bash Shell
8 6 (13.04%) Perl
8 6 (13.04%) PL/SQL
9 3 (6.52%) Java
9 3 (6.52%) Python
9 3 (6.52%) Ruby
10 2 (4.35%) C
11 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.17%) CCDE
3 1 (2.17%) CCIE
3 1 (2.17%) CCNP
3 1 (2.17%) CCSP
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.17%) CISSP
3 1 (2.17%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) RHCE
3 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Varnish
2 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.35%) vSphere
4 1 (2.17%) Docker
4 1 (2.17%) Firmware
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (10.87%) Data Guard
3 4 (8.70%) Cacti
3 4 (8.70%) Graphite
3 4 (8.70%) Nagios
3 4 (8.70%) Opsview
4 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (6.52%) Puppet
4 3 (6.52%) Salt
5 2 (4.35%) Ansible
5 2 (4.35%) Grafana
5 2 (4.35%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Oracle
2 7 (15.22%) VMware
3 6 (13.04%) NetApp
4 4 (8.70%) HP
4 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.70%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco
5 3 (6.52%) F5
5 3 (6.52%) IBM
6 2 (4.35%) Riverbed
6 2 (4.35%) SAP
6 2 (4.35%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.17%) Dell
7 1 (2.17%) EMC
7 1 (2.17%) iManage
7 1 (2.17%) Symantec
7 1 (2.17%) Veritas
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