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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 93 71 76
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +5
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 29 27 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.33% 1.59% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 2.00% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 6
Average daily rate
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£363 £335 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.20% -5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £463 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.32% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +14.86%
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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
1791 1353 1155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.42% 79.87% 76.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1307 878 615
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £462 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 24 40
Average hourly rate £32.00 £15.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+113.33% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £34.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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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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 -16 25 £375 +11.11% 11
Bradford -7 1 £263 -15.66% 2
Halifax - 1 - - 2
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Yorkshire

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 24 (41.38%) Linux
2 22 (37.93%) SQL
3 21 (36.21%) MySQL
4 19 (32.76%) Oracle
4 19 (32.76%) Replication
5 18 (31.03%) T-SQL
5 18 (31.03%) UNIX
6 17 (29.31%) SQL Server
7 15 (25.86%) Windows
7 15 (25.86%) Clustering
8 14 (24.14%) Percona
9 13 (22.41%) VMware
10 12 (20.69%) SAN
10 12 (20.69%) Oracle Database
11 11 (18.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (18.97%) SC Cleared
11 11 (18.97%) Security Cleared
12 10 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (17.24%) Migration
13 9 (15.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (15.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (15.52%) Red Hat
13 9 (15.52%) Relational Database
14 8 (13.79%) PHP
14 8 (13.79%) RDBMS
14 8 (13.79%) Data Mart
15 7 (12.07%) JIRA
15 7 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (12.07%) Load Balancing
15 7 (12.07%) Oracle Database 11g

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (12.07%) Apache
1 7 (12.07%) Tomcat
1 7 (12.07%) Node.js
2 3 (5.17%) ArcSDE
2 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.17%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.72%) CMS
3 1 (1.72%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.69%) SAN
2 7 (12.07%) Firewall
2 7 (12.07%) NAS
3 1 (1.72%) Internet
3 1 (1.72%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (36.21%) MySQL
2 17 (29.31%) SQL Server
3 12 (20.69%) Oracle Database
4 11 (18.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (15.52%) Relational Database
6 9 (15.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (13.79%) Data Mart
7 8 (13.79%) RDBMS
8 7 (12.07%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (12.07%) Informix
9 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (8.62%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (6.90%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 4 (6.90%) Xcelsius
12 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (3.45%) Big Data
13 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) JIRA
1 7 (12.07%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (6.90%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Publishing
2 3 (5.17%) Games
3 1 (1.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (53.45%) DBA
2 13 (22.41%) SQL DBA
3 12 (20.69%) MySQL DBA
4 8 (13.79%) Developer
5 6 (10.34%) SQL Server DBA
5 6 (10.34%) UNIX Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Senior UNIX Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Consultant
7 4 (6.90%) Administrator
8 3 (5.17%) Business Consultant
8 3 (5.17%) SQL Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Business Objects Consultant
9 2 (3.45%) Senior Business Consultant
9 2 (3.45%) Performance Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Senior Consultant
9 2 (3.45%) Senior Business Objects Consultant
9 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) MDX
1 1 (1.72%) Drush
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.76%) Replication
2 15 (25.86%) Clustering
3 7 (12.07%) Enterprise Storage
3 7 (12.07%) IBM XIV
4 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.17%) GIS
6 2 (3.45%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (41.38%) Linux
2 18 (31.03%) UNIX
3 15 (25.86%) Windows
4 9 (15.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (8.62%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (5.17%) zOS
7 1 (1.72%) MVS
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.72%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.72%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.24%) Migration
2 7 (12.07%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (12.07%) Load Balancing
2 7 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (12.07%) Build Automation
3 5 (8.62%) ETL
4 4 (6.90%) Service Delivery
4 4 (6.90%) ITIL
4 4 (6.90%) Inmon Methodology
5 3 (5.17%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.17%) Service Management
5 3 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.17%) Data Management
5 3 (5.17%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (3.45%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.45%) Data Modelling
6 2 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.45%) Complex ETL
7 1 (1.72%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.93%) SQL
2 18 (31.03%) T-SQL
3 8 (13.79%) PHP
4 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.45%) Perl
6 1 (1.72%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.72%) VBA
6 1 (1.72%) Python
6 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) SC Cleared
1 11 (18.97%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) MCSE
2 1 (1.72%) MCSA
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) vSphere
2 6 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.72%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.72%) Varnish
4 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) NetBackup
1 7 (12.07%) Cacti
1 7 (12.07%) SolarWinds Orion
1 7 (12.07%) Salt
1 7 (12.07%) Opsview
1 7 (12.07%) Graphite
1 7 (12.07%) Nagios
2 1 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.72%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 19 (32.76%) Oracle
2 14 (24.14%) Percona
3 13 (22.41%) VMware
4 9 (15.52%) Red Hat
5 7 (12.07%) Cisco
5 7 (12.07%) IBM
5 7 (12.07%) SolarWinds
5 7 (12.07%) Veritas
6 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.72%) BMC
7 1 (1.72%) NetApp
7 1 (1.72%) Symantec
7 1 (1.72%) McAfee
7 1 (1.72%) Sophos
7 1 (1.72%) Hortonworks
7 1 (1.72%) Siebel
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £330 - £350 per day
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