The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 65 76 76
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 28 20 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.66% 1.31% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 1.76% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 24
Average daily rate
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£340 £356 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.56% +16.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £375 £385
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 £37.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.48% +10.44%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1312 1139 1361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 78.00% 74.69% 72.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 851 610 773
Average daily rate £350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 40 36
Average hourly rate £15.00 £36.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.33% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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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 28 July 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 28 July 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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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 +11 17 £338 -6.89% 3
Bradford +9 5 £360 +44.00%
Wakefield - 1 £275 -
Halifax - - - -
Pudsey - - - -
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Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 48 (60.76%) SQL
2 42 (53.16%) Oracle
3 30 (37.97%) SQL Server
4 22 (27.85%) Data Modelling
5 21 (26.58%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (26.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (22.78%) ETL
6 18 (22.78%) Oracle Database
7 17 (21.52%) Java
8 16 (20.25%) T-SQL
8 16 (20.25%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (18.99%) PL/SQL
9 15 (18.99%) Oracle Database 11g
10 14 (17.72%) Performance Testing
11 13 (16.46%) Microsoft
12 12 (15.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (15.19%) Oracle BI EE
13 11 (13.92%) Open Source
13 11 (13.92%) SQL Server 2012
13 11 (13.92%) Linux
14 10 (12.66%) UNIX
14 10 (12.66%) Clustering
14 10 (12.66%) Disaster Recovery
15 9 (11.39%) PostgreSQL
15 9 (11.39%) QA
15 9 (11.39%) Oracle RAC
15 9 (11.39%) XML
15 9 (11.39%) WebLogic
15 9 (11.39%) Performance Monitoring
16 8 (10.13%) Oracle ODI

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 9 (11.39%) WebLogic
2 8 (10.13%) Apache
3 5 (6.33%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.80%) nginx
4 3 (3.80%) Confluence
4 3 (3.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (6.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.13%) SAN
2 5 (6.33%) OpenLDAP
3 3 (3.80%) SSL
3 3 (3.80%) SSH
4 2 (2.53%) Firewall
5 1 (1.27%) LDAP
5 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (37.97%) SQL Server
2 21 (26.58%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (26.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (22.78%) Oracle Database
4 15 (18.99%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (15.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (15.19%) Oracle BI EE
6 11 (13.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (11.39%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (10.13%) Oracle ODI
8 8 (10.13%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (6.33%) Redis
9 5 (6.33%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (5.06%) Pentaho
10 4 (5.06%) NoSQL
10 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
11 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (8.86%) JMeter
2 6 (7.59%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.33%) JProfiler
4 3 (3.80%) Maven
4 3 (3.80%) JIRA
5 2 (2.53%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (2.53%) NeoLoad
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.27%) NUnit
6 1 (1.27%) JUnit
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (6.33%) Retail
2 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.80%) Finance
3 3 (3.80%) Back Office
4 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (39.24%) Developer
2 28 (35.44%) DBA
3 14 (17.72%) SQL Developer
3 14 (17.72%) SQL DBA
4 12 (15.19%) Oracle DBA
5 10 (12.66%) SQL Server DBA
6 8 (10.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 7 (8.86%) Architect
8 6 (7.59%) Tester
9 5 (6.33%) Technical Architect
9 5 (6.33%) Consultant
9 5 (6.33%) Administrator
10 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Developer
11 3 (3.80%) Technical Tester
11 3 (3.80%) Oracle Developer
11 3 (3.80%) .NET Developer
11 3 (3.80%) Team Leader
11 3 (3.80%) Performance Tester
12 2 (2.53%) Senior Developer
12 2 (2.53%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.39%) XML
2 8 (10.13%) .NET
3 5 (6.33%) Web Services
4 4 (5.06%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (3.80%) REST
6 2 (2.53%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.53%) MDX
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (2.53%) JDBC
6 2 (2.53%) JMS
7 1 (1.27%) Middleware
7 1 (1.27%) Spring
7 1 (1.27%) J2EE
7 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.27%) WebCenter
7 1 (1.27%) Java EE
7 1 (1.27%) Java Concurrency
7 1 (1.27%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.92%) Open Source
2 10 (12.66%) Clustering
3 6 (7.59%) NHS
3 6 (7.59%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.80%) Replication
4 3 (3.80%) Freedom of Information
4 3 (3.80%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (3.80%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.27%) Firmware
5 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.92%) Linux
2 10 (12.66%) UNIX
3 7 (8.86%) Windows
4 3 (3.80%) HPUX
5 1 (1.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.85%) Data Modelling
2 18 (22.78%) ETL
3 16 (20.25%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (17.72%) Performance Testing
5 10 (12.66%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (11.39%) Performance Monitoring
7 8 (10.13%) Data Architecture
8 7 (8.86%) Migration
9 6 (7.59%) Data Migration
10 5 (6.33%) Test Scripting
10 5 (6.33%) Test Strategy
10 5 (6.33%) Validation
11 4 (5.06%) ITIL
11 4 (5.06%) Configuration Management
11 4 (5.06%) Kanban
12 3 (3.80%) Data Protection
12 3 (3.80%) Information Management
12 3 (3.80%) Knowledge Management
12 3 (3.80%) Database Tuning
12 3 (3.80%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 48 (60.76%) SQL
2 17 (21.52%) Java
3 16 (20.25%) T-SQL
4 15 (18.99%) PL/SQL
5 8 (10.13%) Shell Script
6 7 (8.86%) C#
7 5 (6.33%) PHP
7 5 (6.33%) Python
8 4 (5.06%) Ruby
9 3 (3.80%) Perl
10 2 (2.53%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (3.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.39%) QA
2 6 (7.59%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (11.39%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 42 (53.16%) Oracle
2 13 (16.46%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.59%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.06%) SAP
5 2 (2.53%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.27%) Cognos
6 1 (1.27%) IBM
6 1 (1.27%) HP
6 1 (1.27%) CommVault
6 1 (1.27%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.27%) Informatica
6 1 (1.27%) Twitter
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