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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 117 112 105
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 15 34 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.62% 1.10% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 1.32% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 27 13
Median daily rate £450 £475 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +48.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £323 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £525 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.87% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £38.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +3.33%
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
1964 2571 2042
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.22% 83.39% 77.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1300 1707 1326
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 98 53
Median hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £16.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -5.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 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 8 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
West Yorkshire +1 12 £438 -7.89% 7
South Yorkshire -7 6 £450 -
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Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 53 (73.61%) SQL
2 43 (59.72%) SQL Server
3 25 (34.72%) Oracle
4 23 (31.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (23.61%) ETL
5 17 (23.61%) Replication
6 16 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (20.83%) T-SQL
8 14 (19.44%) Windows
8 14 (19.44%) Oracle Database
9 13 (18.06%) Linux
9 13 (18.06%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (16.67%) PL/SQL
10 12 (16.67%) Finance
11 11 (15.28%) OLAP
11 11 (15.28%) XML
12 10 (13.89%) JavaScript
12 10 (13.89%) HTML
12 10 (13.89%) NetApp
12 10 (13.89%) ETL Development
12 10 (13.89%) Kimball Methodology
12 10 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (13.89%) MDX
13 9 (12.50%) .NET Framework
13 9 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 9 (12.50%) NAS
13 9 (12.50%) Entity Framework
13 9 (12.50%) SAN

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in 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 8 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (8.33%) IIS
2 6 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 6 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 5 (6.94%) Apache
3 5 (6.94%) Apache Solr
3 5 (6.94%) CMS
3 5 (6.94%) Drupal
3 5 (6.94%) Oracle Coherence
3 5 (6.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 5 (6.94%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.50%) NAS
1 9 (12.50%) SAN
2 8 (11.11%) FCoE
2 8 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
2 8 (11.11%) iSCSI
2 8 (11.11%) LAN
2 8 (11.11%) Multicast
2 8 (11.11%) WAN
3 5 (6.94%) HTTP
3 5 (6.94%) LDAP
4 2 (2.78%) SSL
5 1 (1.39%) DHCP
5 1 (1.39%) DNS
5 1 (1.39%) Firewall
5 1 (1.39%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (59.72%) SQL Server
2 23 (31.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 14 (19.44%) Oracle Database
5 13 (18.06%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (15.28%) OLAP
7 10 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 9 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (6.94%) Hadoop
10 5 (6.94%) HBase
10 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (5.56%) DB2
11 4 (5.56%) MySQL
12 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (2.78%) Big Data
13 2 (2.78%) DB2 UDB
13 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
13 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.39%) ERwin
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.39%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 12 (16.67%) Finance
2 7 (9.72%) Banking
3 2 (2.78%) Back Office
4 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (43.06%) Developer
2 28 (38.89%) DBA
3 17 (23.61%) SQL DBA
4 10 (13.89%) Administrator
4 10 (13.89%) SQL Server DBA
5 9 (12.50%) Architect
6 8 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
7 7 (9.72%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
8 6 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Developer
8 6 (8.33%) SOA Developer
9 5 (6.94%) Analyst
9 5 (6.94%) Drupal Developer
9 5 (6.94%) ETL Developer
9 5 (6.94%) SQL Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Oracle Analyst
10 4 (5.56%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.28%) XML
2 10 (13.89%) HTML
2 10 (13.89%) MDX
3 9 (12.50%) .NET
3 9 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 9 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 9 (12.50%) Entity Framework
4 6 (8.33%) Middleware
4 6 (8.33%) SOAP
4 6 (8.33%) UDDI
4 6 (8.33%) Web Services
4 6 (8.33%) WSDL
4 6 (8.33%) XSD
5 5 (6.94%) CSS
5 5 (6.94%) CSS3
5 5 (6.94%) Drush
5 5 (6.94%) Rendezvous
5 5 (6.94%) SAML
5 5 (6.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (6.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.61%) Replication
2 5 (6.94%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.56%) Clustering
3 4 (5.56%) User Experience
4 3 (4.17%) NHS
5 2 (2.78%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.78%) Fintech
5 2 (2.78%) HACMP
5 2 (2.78%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (2.78%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.39%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.39%) PKI
6 1 (1.39%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.39%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.44%) Windows
2 13 (18.06%) Linux
3 8 (11.11%) Solaris
4 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.78%) Unix
5 2 (2.78%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.61%) ETL
2 16 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (13.89%) ETL Development
3 10 (13.89%) Kimball Methodology
4 9 (12.50%) Database Optimisation
4 9 (12.50%) Migration
5 8 (11.11%) Benchmarking
5 8 (11.11%) SOA
5 8 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 7 (9.72%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (9.72%) Mentoring
6 7 (9.72%) Scrum
7 6 (8.33%) BPEL
7 6 (8.33%) Business Activity Monitoring
7 6 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (8.33%) Software Delivery
8 5 (6.94%) Data Analysis
8 5 (6.94%) Incident Management
8 5 (6.94%) Release Management
8 5 (6.94%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 53 (73.61%) SQL
2 15 (20.83%) T-SQL
3 12 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 10 (13.89%) JavaScript
5 9 (12.50%) C#
5 9 (12.50%) Java
6 5 (6.94%) PHP
6 5 (6.94%) PowerShell
7 4 (5.56%) C
8 3 (4.17%) Ruby
8 3 (4.17%) Scala
9 2 (2.78%) AWK
9 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.39%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) Degree
1 5 (6.94%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.78%) OCP
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 8 (11.11%) KVM
1 8 (11.11%) NFS
1 8 (11.11%) SRDF
1 8 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (11.11%) Xen
2 6 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (6.94%) Varnish
4 3 (4.17%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.39%) vSphere
5 1 (1.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) SCOM
2 2 (2.78%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (34.72%) Oracle
2 10 (13.89%) NetApp
3 8 (11.11%) Cisco
3 8 (11.11%) EMC
3 8 (11.11%) Intel
3 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.11%) VMware
4 6 (8.33%) IBM
5 5 (6.94%) DataSynapse
5 5 (6.94%) Sybase
5 5 (6.94%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.78%) AppDynamics
6 2 (2.78%) IDERA
6 2 (2.78%) Percona
6 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.78%) RedGate
7 1 (1.39%) Capita
7 1 (1.39%) Citrix
7 1 (1.39%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.39%) SAP
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