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 27 January 2015 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 93 45 78
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +33
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 9 61 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.53% 3.95% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 5.17% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 34 3
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£425 £375 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +114.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £338
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +12.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £36.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+21.52% +15.20%
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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 West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1360 1180 1118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 80.62% 76.33% 72.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 966 718 571
Average daily rate £375 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 13 39
Average hourly rate £16.00 £22.47 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.79% +24.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.05 £12.50 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £175.00 £124.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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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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 -32 6 £425 +13.33% 2
Bradford -23 2 £450 +12.50% 2
Halifax - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
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Yorkshire

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 16 (72.73%) Oracle
2 11 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 9 (40.91%) SQL
3 9 (40.91%) WebLogic
3 9 (40.91%) UNIX
4 7 (31.82%) Clustering
4 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (27.27%) Linux
5 6 (27.27%) Shell Script
6 5 (22.73%) Service Management
6 5 (22.73%) Replication
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
6 5 (22.73%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (22.73%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (18.18%) PL/SQL
7 4 (18.18%) ITIL
7 4 (18.18%) HPUX
7 4 (18.18%) Migration
7 4 (18.18%) Middleware
7 4 (18.18%) DNS
8 3 (13.64%) NetApp
8 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
8 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
8 3 (13.64%) Firewall
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (13.64%) ETL
8 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle Forms

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 9 (40.91%) WebLogic
2 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.55%) Apache
4 1 (4.55%) Lync
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (4.55%) SAP Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) DNS
2 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) LDAP
3 2 (9.09%) ATM
4 1 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (4.55%) MS Access
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (4.55%) NUnit
General
1 2 (9.09%) Retail
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) DBA
2 8 (36.36%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (18.18%) Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (13.64%) SQL DBA
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Applications Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Middleware
2 3 (13.64%) WebCenter
3 2 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.55%) Web Services
4 1 (4.55%) .NET
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (4.55%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (4.55%) WCF
4 1 (4.55%) WPF
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
4 1 (4.55%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Clustering
2 5 (22.73%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) PKI
3 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.55%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) UNIX
2 6 (27.27%) Linux
3 4 (18.18%) HPUX
4 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (9.09%) Windows
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Service Management
1 5 (22.73%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Migration
3 3 (13.64%) ETL
3 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 2 (9.09%) ITSM
4 2 (9.09%) Workflow
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.55%) OOD
5 1 (4.55%) SOA
5 1 (4.55%) High Availability
5 1 (4.55%) Change Control
5 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) Shell Script
3 4 (18.18%) PL/SQL
4 3 (13.64%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.55%) VBScript
5 1 (4.55%) VBA
5 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) UAG
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (4.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) NetApp
2 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.09%) SaltStack
3 2 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Remedy
4 1 (4.55%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) SAP
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