The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 101 58 74
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +16
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 28 61 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.07% 2.66% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 3.56% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 38 24
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £170
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +135.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £304
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £380 £338
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +12.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.68%
Performance Tuning
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2007 1713 1713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 76.69% 74.58% 72.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1346 1032 856
Average daily rate £375 £340 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 49 72
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.95% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £10.31 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Yorkshire region.

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Performance Tuning
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Yorkshire region.

Performance Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Performance Tuning
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
West Yorkshire -48 12 £360 -10.00% 11
South Yorkshire +4 7 £375 +11.11% 2
North Yorkshire -3 5 £400 -3.03% 4
East Yorkshire - 3 £275 - 1
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 30 (57.69%) Oracle
2 21 (40.38%) SQL
3 20 (38.46%) Oracle Database
4 15 (28.85%) Clustering
5 12 (23.08%) UNIX
6 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
6 11 (21.15%) ITIL
7 10 (19.23%) PL/SQL
7 10 (19.23%) Windows
7 10 (19.23%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (17.31%) Linux
8 9 (17.31%) WebLogic
8 9 (17.31%) Oracle RMAN
8 9 (17.31%) Replication
9 8 (15.38%) Finance
9 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (15.38%) ETL
9 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (13.46%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (13.46%) SAN
10 7 (13.46%) Java
10 7 (13.46%) XML
10 7 (13.46%) VMware
10 7 (13.46%) Shell Script
10 7 (13.46%) Oracle ODI
11 6 (11.54%) Relational Database
11 6 (11.54%) Middleware
11 6 (11.54%) Service Management
11 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
11 6 (11.54%) HP

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (17.31%) WebLogic
2 5 (9.62%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.77%) Apache
3 3 (5.77%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.85%) IIS
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.92%) Lync
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.92%) SAP Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) SAN
2 4 (7.69%) LDAP
2 4 (7.69%) DNS
3 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.77%) Firewall
4 2 (3.85%) iSCSI
4 2 (3.85%) NAS
4 2 (3.85%) FCoE
4 2 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (3.85%) Multicast
4 2 (3.85%) ATM
4 2 (3.85%) LAN
4 2 (3.85%) WAN
4 2 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (38.46%) Oracle Database
2 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
3 10 (19.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (13.46%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (13.46%) Oracle ODI
5 6 (11.54%) Relational Database
5 6 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (7.69%) RDBMS
7 4 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (7.69%) DB2
7 4 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.92%) Pentaho
10 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.92%) NUnit
2 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.92%) JProfiler
2 1 (1.92%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.92%) Jasmine
2 1 (1.92%) VisualVM
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
2 2 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (51.92%) DBA
2 14 (26.92%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (11.54%) SQL DBA
3 6 (11.54%) Administrator
4 5 (9.62%) Consultant
4 5 (9.62%) Developer
5 4 (7.69%) VMware Specialist
5 4 (7.69%) Windows Server Specialist
5 4 (7.69%) Server Specialist
6 3 (5.77%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Architect
6 3 (5.77%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) DB2 DBA
8 1 (1.92%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) XML
2 6 (11.54%) Middleware
3 4 (7.69%) X-Windows
4 3 (5.77%) HTML
4 3 (5.77%) WebCenter
5 2 (3.85%) .NET
5 2 (3.85%) XSLT
5 2 (3.85%) WSDL
5 2 (3.85%) Rendezvous
5 2 (3.85%) JAX-WS
5 2 (3.85%) Web Services
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
6 1 (1.92%) Application Packaging
6 1 (1.92%) WCF
6 1 (1.92%) WPF
6 1 (1.92%) jQuery
6 1 (1.92%) WSH
6 1 (1.92%) ADO.NET
6 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) Clustering
2 9 (17.31%) Replication
3 3 (5.77%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.85%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.92%) Open Source
5 1 (1.92%) User Experience
5 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.92%) PKI
5 1 (1.92%) Statistics
5 1 (1.92%) CMDB
5 1 (1.92%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.08%) UNIX
2 10 (19.23%) Windows
3 9 (17.31%) Linux
4 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.69%) HPUX
5 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.77%) zOS
7 2 (3.85%) Solaris
8 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.15%) ITIL
2 8 (15.38%) ETL
2 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (11.54%) Service Management
4 5 (9.62%) Migration
4 5 (9.62%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (7.69%) High Availability
5 4 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
6 3 (5.77%) Change Management
6 3 (5.77%) ITSM
6 3 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (5.77%) Waterfall
7 2 (3.85%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.85%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.85%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.85%) Capacity Management
7 2 (3.85%) Workflow
7 2 (3.85%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (40.38%) SQL
2 10 (19.23%) PL/SQL
3 7 (13.46%) Shell Script
3 7 (13.46%) Java
4 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.85%) COBOL
5 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.92%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.92%) VBScript
6 1 (1.92%) VBA
6 1 (1.92%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.92%) MCTS
3 1 (1.92%) MCITP
3 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 9 (17.31%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (7.69%) vSphere
2 4 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.85%) NFS
4 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.85%) SRDF
4 2 (3.85%) KVM
4 2 (3.85%) Xen
5 1 (1.92%) UAG
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) WSUS
2 3 (5.77%) Data Guard
3 2 (3.85%) Puppet
3 2 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.92%) SCCM
4 1 (1.92%) SCOM
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 30 (57.69%) Oracle
2 7 (13.46%) VMware
3 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.54%) HP
4 5 (9.62%) NetApp
5 4 (7.69%) Altiris
6 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.77%) SAP
6 3 (5.77%) IBM
7 2 (3.85%) Cisco
7 2 (3.85%) EMC
7 2 (3.85%) Intel
7 2 (3.85%) TIBCO
7 2 (3.85%) DataSynapse
7 2 (3.85%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.92%) Teradata
8 1 (1.92%) Remedy
8 1 (1.92%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.92%) Sybase
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