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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Tuning
England / Yorkshire
Rank 111 107 92
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -15
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 12 35 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.55% 1.23% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 1.52% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 26 28
Median daily rate £400 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £333 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £386
% change year-on-year
- +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -17.00%

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
1811 2309 2128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.54% 81.36% 81.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1178 1538 1429
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £559 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 63 50
Median hourly rate £13.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.02% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £12.12 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.31 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +3 8 £375 -6.25% 4
South Yorkshire +1 3 £400 -23.80%
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 30 (83.33%) SQL
2 19 (52.78%) SQL Server
3 15 (41.67%) ETL
3 15 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (30.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (30.56%) Windows
5 10 (27.78%) Oracle
5 10 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (22.22%) Finance
7 8 (22.22%) Linux
7 8 (22.22%) Replication
8 7 (19.44%) Unix
8 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
8 7 (19.44%) Kimball Methodology
8 7 (19.44%) Oracle Database
9 6 (16.67%) ETL Development
9 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (16.67%) High Availability
9 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (16.67%) NetApp
9 6 (16.67%) OLAP
9 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (16.67%) MDX
10 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (13.89%) DB2 UDB
10 5 (13.89%) AWK
10 5 (13.89%) T-SQL

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 2 (5.56%) Apache
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.78%) Confluence
2 1 (2.78%) DataSynapse
2 1 (2.78%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) FCoE
1 1 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (2.78%) HTTP
1 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
1 1 (2.78%) LAN
1 1 (2.78%) Multicast
1 1 (2.78%) NAS
1 1 (2.78%) SAN
1 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (52.78%) SQL Server
2 15 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (19.44%) Oracle Database
6 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 6 (16.67%) OLAP
6 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (13.89%) DB2
7 5 (13.89%) DB2 UDB
7 5 (13.89%) OLTP
7 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (5.56%) Big Data
9 2 (5.56%) MySQL
9 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Ant
1 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.78%) JIRA
1 1 (2.78%) JMeter
1 1 (2.78%) Maven
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) DBA
2 11 (30.56%) Developer
3 10 (27.78%) SQL DBA
4 9 (25.00%) Administrator
5 7 (19.44%) Oracle DBA
6 5 (13.89%) DB2 DBA
7 4 (11.11%) DB2 Administrator
7 4 (11.11%) Java Developer
7 4 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (8.33%) ETL Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Java Scala Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Scala Developer
8 3 (8.33%) SSAS Developer
8 3 (8.33%) SSIS Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Architect
9 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 1 (2.78%) Analyst
10 1 (2.78%) Consultant
10 1 (2.78%) Data Analyst
10 1 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) MDX
2 2 (5.56%) XML
3 1 (2.78%) Google Maps API
3 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.78%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) J2EE
3 1 (2.78%) jQuery
3 1 (2.78%) JSON
3 1 (2.78%) JSP
3 1 (2.78%) Middleware
3 1 (2.78%) Rendezvous
3 1 (2.78%) REST
3 1 (2.78%) Spring
3 1 (2.78%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Replication
2 5 (13.89%) HACMP
3 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.56%) Clustering
4 2 (5.56%) Fintech
4 2 (5.56%) NHS
5 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Windows
2 8 (22.22%) Linux
3 7 (19.44%) Unix
4 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) ETL
2 11 (30.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (19.44%) Kimball Methodology
4 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (16.67%) ETL Development
4 6 (16.67%) High Availability
5 5 (13.89%) Change Management
5 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.33%) BDD
6 3 (8.33%) Concurrent Programming
6 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 3 (8.33%) Low Latency
6 3 (8.33%) Migration
6 3 (8.33%) Multithreading
6 3 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (8.33%) TDD
7 2 (5.56%) Analytics
7 2 (5.56%) Server Monitoring
7 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) AWK
2 5 (13.89%) Java
2 5 (13.89%) PL/SQL
2 5 (13.89%) T-SQL
3 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.33%) Ruby
3 3 (8.33%) Scala
4 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.56%) Perl
4 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.78%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.33%) Degree
3 2 (5.56%) MCSA
3 2 (5.56%) MCSE
3 2 (5.56%) OCP
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.78%) KVM
3 1 (2.78%) NFS
3 1 (2.78%) SRDF
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (5.56%) Data Guard
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Oracle
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
3 6 (16.67%) NetApp
4 3 (8.33%) IDERA
4 3 (8.33%) RedGate
5 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco
6 1 (2.78%) EMC
6 1 (2.78%) Google
6 1 (2.78%) IBM
6 1 (2.78%) Intel
6 1 (2.78%) Sybase
6 1 (2.78%) Tableau
6 1 (2.78%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.78%) VMware