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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 101 97 87
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 22 36 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.17% 1.58% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 1.90% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 25 5
Median daily rate £345 £475 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.36% +52.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £308 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £386
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +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 West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1579 1898 1277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 84.30% 83.14% 78.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1032 1306 790
Median daily rate £420 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £516 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 49 27
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £10.66 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.05 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

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 1 October 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Leeds +5 21 £343 -29.38% 9
Halifax - 1 £425 -
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Yorkshire

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 33 (66.00%) SQL
2 30 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 18 (36.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (28.00%) ETL
5 13 (26.00%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (24.00%) Replication
6 12 (24.00%) T-SQL
7 11 (22.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (20.00%) OLAP
8 10 (20.00%) ETL Development
9 9 (18.00%) MDX
9 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 8 (16.00%) .NET Framework
10 8 (16.00%) Oracle
10 8 (16.00%) .NET
10 8 (16.00%) C#
10 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET
10 8 (16.00%) Database Optimisation
10 8 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (16.00%) Entity Framework
10 8 (16.00%) Kimball Methodology
10 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database
11 7 (14.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (14.00%) Linux
11 7 (14.00%) PHP
11 7 (14.00%) Unit Testing
11 7 (14.00%) Scrum
12 6 (12.00%) SEO
12 6 (12.00%) Workflow

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 6 (12.00%) Apache Solr
1 6 (12.00%) CMS
1 6 (12.00%) Drupal
2 1 (2.00%) Apache
2 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) LDAP
2 2 (4.00%) NAS
2 2 (4.00%) SAN
3 1 (2.00%) DHCP
3 1 (2.00%) DNS
3 1 (2.00%) Firewall
3 1 (2.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (36.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (26.00%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (22.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (20.00%) OLAP
6 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database
7 8 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (8.00%) DB2
9 4 (8.00%) DTS
10 3 (6.00%) Hadoop
10 3 (6.00%) MySQL
10 3 (6.00%) NoSQL
10 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (2.00%) Big Data
12 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.00%) Hudson
3 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (6.00%) Games
2 2 (4.00%) Back Office
2 2 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (48.00%) Developer
2 21 (42.00%) DBA
3 13 (26.00%) SQL DBA
4 6 (12.00%) Drupal Developer
4 6 (12.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 5 (10.00%) CMS Developer
5 5 (10.00%) ETL Developer
5 5 (10.00%) PHP Developer
5 5 (10.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 4 (8.00%) SQL Developer
6 4 (8.00%) SSAS Developer
7 3 (6.00%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Administrator
7 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (6.00%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (4.00%) DB2 DBA
8 2 (4.00%) Scala Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) MDX
2 8 (16.00%) .NET
2 8 (16.00%) .NET Framework
2 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (16.00%) Entity Framework
3 6 (12.00%) CSS
3 6 (12.00%) CSS3
3 6 (12.00%) Drush
3 6 (12.00%) HTML
3 6 (12.00%) HTML5
3 6 (12.00%) SAML
3 6 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.00%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.00%) LAMP
4 1 (2.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Replication
2 5 (10.00%) Clustering
2 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.00%) User Experience
3 3 (6.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.00%) NHS
5 1 (2.00%) CLARiiON
5 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.00%) IBM XIV
5 1 (2.00%) PKI
5 1 (2.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Linux
2 4 (8.00%) Windows
3 2 (4.00%) Unix
4 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) ETL
2 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.00%) ETL Development
4 8 (16.00%) Database Optimisation
4 8 (16.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 7 (14.00%) Scrum
5 7 (14.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (12.00%) Mentoring
6 6 (12.00%) SEO
6 6 (12.00%) Software Delivery
6 6 (12.00%) Workflow
7 4 (8.00%) Data Analysis
7 4 (8.00%) Incident Management
7 4 (8.00%) Migration
7 4 (8.00%) Release Management
8 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.00%) Pair Programming
9 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 33 (66.00%) SQL
2 12 (24.00%) T-SQL
3 8 (16.00%) C#
4 7 (14.00%) PHP
5 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (10.00%) C
7 3 (6.00%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.00%) Java
8 2 (4.00%) Ruby
8 2 (4.00%) Scala
8 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.00%) Perl
9 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Degree
1 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) CCDE
4 1 (2.00%) CCIE
4 1 (2.00%) CCNP
4 1 (2.00%) CCSP
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.00%) CISSP
4 1 (2.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Varnish
2 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.00%) vSphere
2 1 (2.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) SCOM
2 2 (4.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.00%) Ansible
3 1 (2.00%) Cacti
3 1 (2.00%) Graphite
3 1 (2.00%) Nagios
3 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.00%) Opsview
3 1 (2.00%) Puppet
3 1 (2.00%) Salt
3 1 (2.00%) SCCM
3 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.00%) HP
3 2 (4.00%) IBM
3 2 (4.00%) Percona
3 2 (4.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco
4 1 (2.00%) Citrix
4 1 (2.00%) Dell
4 1 (2.00%) EMC
4 1 (2.00%) F5
4 1 (2.00%) NetApp
4 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) Symantec
4 1 (2.00%) Veritas
4 1 (2.00%) VMware