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 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 71 78 84
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 24 20 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.41% 1.29% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 1.66% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 17
Average daily rate
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£355 £363 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% +26.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £340 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £525 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.94%
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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
1316 1206 1471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 77.32% 77.96% 75.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 835 646 798
Average daily rate £355 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 49 33
Average hourly rate £11.43 £31.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.14% +103.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £17.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014. 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 -2 13 £410 +13.10% 4
Bradford +5 8 £305 +22.00% 2
Halifax - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
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Yorkshire

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 36 (58.06%) Oracle
2 35 (56.45%) SQL
3 19 (30.65%) SQL Server
4 18 (29.03%) Oracle Database
5 17 (27.42%) Data Modelling
6 16 (25.81%) Java
7 15 (24.19%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (24.19%) PL/SQL
8 14 (22.58%) Performance Testing
9 13 (20.97%) Oracle Database 11g
10 12 (19.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (19.35%) ETL
10 12 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (17.74%) T-SQL
11 11 (17.74%) WebLogic
11 11 (17.74%) Open Source
12 10 (16.13%) Oracle ODI
12 10 (16.13%) Oracle BI EE
12 10 (16.13%) Linux
12 10 (16.13%) UNIX
12 10 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (14.52%) XML
13 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
14 8 (12.90%) Apache
14 8 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
15 7 (11.29%) JMeter
15 7 (11.29%) Clustering
15 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (9.68%) Git (software)

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 11 (17.74%) WebLogic
2 8 (12.90%) Apache
3 5 (8.06%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.84%) nginx
4 3 (4.84%) Confluence
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) SAN
1 5 (8.06%) OpenLDAP
2 3 (4.84%) SSL
2 3 (4.84%) SSH
3 1 (1.61%) Firewall
3 1 (1.61%) LDAP
3 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.61%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (30.65%) SQL Server
2 18 (29.03%) Oracle Database
3 15 (24.19%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (20.97%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (19.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (16.13%) Oracle BI EE
6 10 (16.13%) Oracle ODI
7 8 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (9.68%) Relational Database
10 5 (8.06%) Redis
10 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (4.84%) RDBMS
12 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (4.84%) SQLPlus
12 3 (4.84%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) JMeter
2 6 (9.68%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.06%) JProfiler
4 3 (4.84%) Maven
4 3 (4.84%) JIRA
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (3.23%) NeoLoad
6 1 (1.61%) NUnit
6 1 (1.61%) JUnit
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.84%) Retail
3 2 (3.23%) Finance
4 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 24 (38.71%) Developer
2 18 (29.03%) DBA
3 9 (14.52%) SQL Developer
3 9 (14.52%) SQL DBA
4 8 (12.90%) Oracle DBA
5 7 (11.29%) Architect
6 6 (9.68%) Tester
6 6 (9.68%) Consultant
7 5 (8.06%) Technical Architect
7 5 (8.06%) Administrator
7 5 (8.06%) SQL Server DBA
7 5 (8.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Performance Tester
8 3 (4.84%) Team Leader
8 3 (4.84%) Technical Tester
8 3 (4.84%) Oracle Consultant
9 2 (3.23%) Test Consultant
9 2 (3.23%) Database Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.52%) XML
2 4 (6.45%) .NET
3 3 (4.84%) REST
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (3.23%) JDBC
4 2 (3.23%) Web Services
4 2 (3.23%) JMS
4 2 (3.23%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.61%) Java EE
5 1 (1.61%) MDX
5 1 (1.61%) Middleware
5 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.61%) WebCenter
5 1 (1.61%) Java Concurrency
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Open Source
2 7 (11.29%) Clustering
3 6 (9.68%) Data Integration
4 3 (4.84%) Replication
4 3 (4.84%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.61%) NHS
5 1 (1.61%) Firmware
5 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.13%) UNIX
1 10 (16.13%) Linux
2 4 (6.45%) Windows
3 3 (4.84%) HPUX
4 1 (1.61%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.42%) Data Modelling
2 14 (22.58%) Performance Testing
3 12 (19.35%) ETL
3 12 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (8.06%) Validation
5 5 (8.06%) Migration
5 5 (8.06%) Test Scripting
5 5 (8.06%) Data Migration
5 5 (8.06%) Test Strategy
5 5 (8.06%) Data Architecture
6 4 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (6.45%) ITIL
7 3 (4.84%) Information Security Management
7 3 (4.84%) Security Management
7 3 (4.84%) Database Tuning
7 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.84%) Scrum
7 3 (4.84%) Information Security
7 3 (4.84%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (56.45%) SQL
2 16 (25.81%) Java
3 15 (24.19%) PL/SQL
4 11 (17.74%) T-SQL
5 6 (9.68%) Shell Script
6 5 (8.06%) Python
6 5 (8.06%) PHP
7 3 (4.84%) C#
7 3 (4.84%) Perl
8 2 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) QA
2 3 (4.84%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 36 (58.06%) Oracle
2 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.68%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.84%) SAP
5 2 (3.23%) HP
6 1 (1.61%) CommVault
6 1 (1.61%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.61%) IBM
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