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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 93 105 80
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -25
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 52 39 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.79% 1.32% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 1.63% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 18 17
Median daily rate £425 £356 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.29% +6.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £293 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £408 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.09%
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
2455 2395 1830
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 84.36% 80.97% 77.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1636 1698 1147
Median daily rate £420 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.06% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 61 60
Median hourly rate £14.88 £20.00 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.62% +29.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.27 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £40.00 £34.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 29 £425 +21.42% 9
South Yorkshire +5 13 £525 +44.82%
North Yorkshire +5 6 £390 - 3
East Yorkshire - 2 £300 - 1
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 72 (67.29%) SQL
2 62 (57.94%) SQL Server
3 39 (36.45%) Oracle
4 31 (28.97%) C#
4 31 (28.97%) SQL Server 2008
5 29 (27.10%) T-SQL
5 29 (27.10%) Linux
6 28 (26.17%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (24.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 25 (23.36%) Replication
8 25 (23.36%) Oracle Database
9 23 (21.50%) JavaScript
10 21 (19.63%) .NET
10 21 (19.63%) ASP.NET
10 21 (19.63%) Database Optimisation
11 20 (18.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 20 (18.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 20 (18.69%) Finance
12 18 (16.82%) Windows
12 18 (16.82%) .NET Framework
12 18 (16.82%) Entity Framework
13 17 (15.89%) Team Foundation Server
13 17 (15.89%) Unit Testing
13 17 (15.89%) HTML
14 16 (14.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 16 (14.95%) Database Tuning
15 14 (13.08%) Oracle RAC
15 14 (13.08%) PHP
16 13 (12.15%) VMware
16 13 (12.15%) Hadoop

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 10 (9.35%) CMS
1 10 (9.35%) Drupal
2 8 (7.48%) Apache
2 8 (7.48%) Apache Solr
2 8 (7.48%) IIS
2 8 (7.48%) Tomcat
3 7 (6.54%) Oracle Coherence
3 7 (6.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 7 (6.54%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (3.74%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (3.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.93%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.21%) SAN
2 11 (10.28%) NAS
3 10 (9.35%) FCoE
3 10 (9.35%) Fibre Channel
3 10 (9.35%) iSCSI
3 10 (9.35%) LAN
3 10 (9.35%) LDAP
3 10 (9.35%) Multicast
3 10 (9.35%) WAN
4 7 (6.54%) HTTP
5 3 (2.80%) Network Security
6 2 (1.87%) Internet
7 1 (0.93%) DHCP
7 1 (0.93%) DMZ
7 1 (0.93%) DNS
7 1 (0.93%) Firewall
7 1 (0.93%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (57.94%) SQL Server
2 31 (28.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (24.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (23.36%) Oracle Database
5 20 (18.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 16 (14.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (12.15%) Hadoop
7 13 (12.15%) SQL Server 2014
8 12 (11.21%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (9.35%) MySQL
10 8 (7.48%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (7.48%) DB2
10 8 (7.48%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (6.54%) HBase
11 7 (6.54%) NoSQL
12 5 (4.67%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (4.67%) MariaDB
13 4 (3.74%) DTS
13 4 (3.74%) Oracle Database 12c
14 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (15.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (5.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (3.74%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (1.87%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.93%) ERwin
5 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.93%) Hudson
5 1 (0.93%) JIRA
5 1 (0.93%) Subversion
5 1 (0.93%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 20 (18.69%) Finance
2 9 (8.41%) Banking
3 7 (6.54%) Games
4 5 (4.67%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.80%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 49 (45.79%) DBA
2 47 (43.93%) Developer
3 29 (27.10%) SQL DBA
4 21 (19.63%) SQL Developer
5 17 (15.89%) SQL Server DBA
6 13 (12.15%) SQL Server Developer
7 10 (9.35%) Architect
7 10 (9.35%) Drupal Developer
7 10 (9.35%) Infrastructure Architect
8 9 (8.41%) Administrator
8 9 (8.41%) Oracle DBA
9 8 (7.48%) MySQL DBA
10 7 (6.54%) .NET Developer
10 7 (6.54%) Oracle Developer
10 7 (6.54%) Systems Developer
11 6 (5.61%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
11 6 (5.61%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (4.67%) Analyst
12 5 (4.67%) CMS Developer
12 5 (4.67%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (19.63%) .NET
1 21 (19.63%) ASP.NET
2 20 (18.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 18 (16.82%) .NET Framework
3 18 (16.82%) Entity Framework
4 17 (15.89%) HTML
5 11 (10.28%) XML
6 10 (9.35%) CSS
6 10 (9.35%) CSS3
6 10 (9.35%) HTML5
6 10 (9.35%) jQuery
7 9 (8.41%) Drush
7 9 (8.41%) Middleware
7 9 (8.41%) SAML
8 7 (6.54%) Rendezvous
8 7 (6.54%) Web Services
8 7 (6.54%) XSLT
9 5 (4.67%) MDX
10 4 (3.74%) Oracle Fusion
10 4 (3.74%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 25 (23.36%) Replication
2 6 (5.61%) Clustering
2 6 (5.61%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.61%) User Experience
3 3 (2.80%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.80%) Digital Media
3 3 (2.80%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (1.87%) IBM XIV
4 2 (1.87%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.93%) CLARiiON
5 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.93%) NHS
5 1 (0.93%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.93%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.93%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 29 (27.10%) Linux
2 18 (16.82%) Windows
3 10 (9.35%) Solaris
4 8 (7.48%) Unix
5 5 (4.67%) Debian
5 5 (4.67%) Windows Server
6 4 (3.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.87%) AIX
7 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.93%) SUSE
8 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.93%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (26.17%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (19.63%) Database Optimisation
3 17 (15.89%) Unit Testing
4 16 (14.95%) Database Tuning
5 13 (12.15%) Mentoring
6 12 (11.21%) Software Delivery
7 11 (10.28%) Benchmarking
7 11 (10.28%) MVC
7 11 (10.28%) Scrum
7 11 (10.28%) Workflow
8 10 (9.35%) ETL
9 9 (8.41%) Migration
9 9 (8.41%) SEO
10 8 (7.48%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (6.54%) High Availability
12 6 (5.61%) Incident Management
12 6 (5.61%) Web Development
13 5 (4.67%) Data Analysis
13 5 (4.67%) Release Management
13 5 (4.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 72 (67.29%) SQL
2 31 (28.97%) C#
3 29 (27.10%) T-SQL
4 23 (21.50%) JavaScript
5 14 (13.08%) PHP
6 12 (11.21%) PL/SQL
7 11 (10.28%) Java
8 10 (9.35%) VBA
9 7 (6.54%) Perl
10 6 (5.61%) C
11 4 (3.74%) PowerShell
12 3 (2.80%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.87%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.93%) Python
14 1 (0.93%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (7.48%) BPSS Clearance
2 7 (6.54%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.80%) Degree
3 3 (2.80%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.87%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.93%) CCDE
5 1 (0.93%) CCIE
5 1 (0.93%) CCNP
5 1 (0.93%) CCSP
5 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.93%) CISSP
5 1 (0.93%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.87%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (13.08%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (11.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (9.35%) Hyper-V
3 10 (9.35%) KVM
3 10 (9.35%) NFS
3 10 (9.35%) SRDF
3 10 (9.35%) Varnish
3 10 (9.35%) Xen
4 2 (1.87%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.93%) DFS Replication
5 1 (0.93%) Docker
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Clusterware
5 1 (0.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.93%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (5.61%) Data Guard
1 6 (5.61%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (3.74%) SCOM
3 3 (2.80%) Puppet
4 2 (1.87%) Cacti
4 2 (1.87%) Graphite
4 2 (1.87%) Nagios
4 2 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.87%) Opsview
4 2 (1.87%) Salt
5 1 (0.93%) Ansible
5 1 (0.93%) Grafana
5 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Flashback
5 1 (0.93%) SCCM
5 1 (0.93%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.93%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 39 (36.45%) Oracle
2 13 (12.15%) VMware
3 12 (11.21%) Cisco
3 12 (11.21%) NetApp
4 11 (10.28%) EMC
5 10 (9.35%) IBM
5 10 (9.35%) Intel
6 7 (6.54%) DataSynapse
6 7 (6.54%) Microsoft
6 7 (6.54%) Sybase
6 7 (6.54%) TIBCO
7 4 (3.74%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.80%) HP
9 2 (1.87%) AppDynamics
9 2 (1.87%) Dell
9 2 (1.87%) F5
9 2 (1.87%) Percona
9 2 (1.87%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.93%) Riverbed
10 1 (0.93%) Talend
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