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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Tuning
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 78 95 91
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -4
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 16 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.10% 0.83% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 0.99% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 4
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £314 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £519 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%

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
1221 1612 1427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.74% 83.44% 83.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 788 1078 1012
Median daily rate £410 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 41 23
Median hourly rate £14.00 £19.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.20% +21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £12.32 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £45.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West 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 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 17 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Leeds +2 14 £400 +3.22% 7
Bradford - 1 £350 -
Performance Tuning
Yorkshire

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 29 (85.29%) SQL
2 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
3 18 (52.94%) ETL
3 18 (52.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (38.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 13 (38.24%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (29.41%) OLAP
5 10 (29.41%) Kimball Methodology
5 10 (29.41%) ETL Development
6 9 (26.47%) MDX
6 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 9 (26.47%) Windows
6 9 (26.47%) Replication
7 7 (20.59%) Unix
7 7 (20.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (20.59%) DB2
7 7 (20.59%) Oracle
8 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
8 6 (17.65%) Migration
9 5 (14.71%) AWK
9 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
9 5 (14.71%) Change Management
9 5 (14.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 5 (14.71%) HACMP
9 5 (14.71%) NetApp
9 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (14.71%) OLTP
9 5 (14.71%) Linux
9 5 (14.71%) PL/SQL

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 2 (5.88%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.94%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.94%) CMS
2 1 (2.94%) Drupal
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.94%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) DHCP
1 1 (2.94%) DNS
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
1 1 (2.94%) LDAP
1 1 (2.94%) NAS
1 1 (2.94%) NetScaler
1 1 (2.94%) SAN
1 1 (2.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
2 18 (52.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (38.24%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (38.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (29.41%) OLAP
5 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 7 (20.59%) DB2
7 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (14.71%) DB2 UDB
8 5 (14.71%) OLTP
8 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
8 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (5.88%) Big Data
11 2 (5.88%) MySQL
11 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) DBA
2 11 (32.35%) Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Administrator
4 7 (20.59%) DB2 DBA
4 7 (20.59%) SQL DBA
5 5 (14.71%) DB2 Administrator
5 5 (14.71%) ETL Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (11.76%) SQL Server DBA
6 4 (11.76%) SSAS Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Java Scala Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Scala Developer
8 2 (5.88%) SSIS Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Data Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Database Developer
9 1 (2.94%) OLAP Developer
9 1 (2.94%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) MDX
2 1 (2.94%) CSS
2 1 (2.94%) CSS3
2 1 (2.94%) Drush
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
2 1 (2.94%) HTML5
2 1 (2.94%) SAML
2 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Replication
2 5 (14.71%) HACMP
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Clustering
3 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.88%) Fintech
3 2 (5.88%) NHS
3 2 (5.88%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.94%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.94%) PKI
4 1 (2.94%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) Unix
3 5 (14.71%) Linux
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) ETL
2 10 (29.41%) ETL Development
2 10 (29.41%) Kimball Methodology
3 7 (20.59%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (17.65%) Migration
5 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (14.71%) Change Management
5 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.88%) BDD
7 2 (5.88%) Concurrent Programming
7 2 (5.88%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.88%) High Availability
7 2 (5.88%) Low Latency
7 2 (5.88%) Multithreading
7 2 (5.88%) Pair Programming
7 2 (5.88%) SOA
7 2 (5.88%) TDD
8 1 (2.94%) SEO
8 1 (2.94%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 29 (85.29%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) AWK
2 5 (14.71%) PL/SQL
3 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
4 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.88%) Java
5 2 (5.88%) Perl
5 2 (5.88%) Ruby
5 2 (5.88%) Scala
5 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.94%) C
6 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.88%) OCP
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.94%) Varnish
1 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (2.94%) vSphere
1 1 (2.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (5.88%) Data Guard
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.94%) SCCM
3 1 (2.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.71%) NetApp
4 2 (5.88%) IDERA
4 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.88%) RedGate
5 1 (2.94%) Citrix
5 1 (2.94%) HP
5 1 (2.94%) IBM
5 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds