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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 91 103 52
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -51
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 55 44 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.88% 1.48% 3.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 1.80% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 20 50
Median daily rate £400 £320 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £255 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £428 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -44.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
2399 2451 1907
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.85% 82.61% 76.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1684 1603 1258
Median daily rate £425 £368 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% +8.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 62 46
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £9.19 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.00 £48.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -2 30 £400 +23.07% 9
South Yorkshire +2 19 £400 +45.45% 3
North Yorkshire +6 3 £383 -7.27% 2
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 39 (52.70%) SQL
2 38 (51.35%) SQL Server
3 23 (31.08%) Oracle
3 23 (31.08%) C#
4 22 (29.73%) Linux
5 21 (28.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (27.03%) T-SQL
7 18 (24.32%) Oracle Database
8 17 (22.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 16 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (21.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (20.27%) Database Tuning
10 15 (20.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 15 (20.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 14 (18.92%) Replication
11 14 (18.92%) Finance
12 13 (17.57%) JavaScript
12 13 (17.57%) .NET
12 13 (17.57%) ASP.NET
12 13 (17.57%) Windows
13 12 (16.22%) Database Optimisation
14 11 (14.86%) Perl
14 11 (14.86%) Unix
14 11 (14.86%) MVC
15 10 (13.51%) VMware
15 10 (13.51%) Games
15 10 (13.51%) PHP
15 10 (13.51%) VBA
15 10 (13.51%) jQuery
15 10 (13.51%) SQL Server 2014

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 5 (6.76%) CMS
1 5 (6.76%) Drupal
1 5 (6.76%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.05%) Apache
2 3 (4.05%) Apache Solr
2 3 (4.05%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.35%) IIS
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (1.35%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.35%) GitHub
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.76%) LDAP
2 3 (4.05%) Internet
2 3 (4.05%) Network Security
2 3 (4.05%) SAN
3 2 (2.70%) DHCP
3 2 (2.70%) DMZ
3 2 (2.70%) DNS
3 2 (2.70%) NAS
4 1 (1.35%) FCoE
4 1 (1.35%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.35%) HTTP
4 1 (1.35%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.35%) LAN
4 1 (1.35%) Multicast
4 1 (1.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (51.35%) SQL Server
2 21 (28.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (24.32%) Oracle Database
4 17 (22.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (21.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (20.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (13.51%) SQL Server 2014
8 9 (12.16%) MySQL
9 7 (9.46%) Hadoop
10 6 (8.11%) DB2
10 6 (8.11%) NoSQL
10 6 (8.11%) Oracle Database 12c
11 5 (6.76%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (6.76%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (6.76%) MariaDB
11 5 (6.76%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (4.05%) GIS
13 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (12.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (5.41%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (4.05%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.35%) Hudson
6 1 (1.35%) JIRA
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.35%) Subversion
General
1 14 (18.92%) Finance
2 10 (13.51%) Games
3 5 (6.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.35%) Back Office
4 1 (1.35%) Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Law
4 1 (1.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (51.35%) DBA
2 30 (40.54%) Developer
3 18 (24.32%) SQL DBA
3 18 (24.32%) SQL Developer
4 11 (14.86%) SQL Server DBA
5 10 (13.51%) Oracle DBA
5 10 (13.51%) SQL Server Developer
6 7 (9.46%) Administrator
7 6 (8.11%) MySQL DBA
8 5 (6.76%) .NET Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Drupal Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) SSIS Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Systems Developer
9 4 (5.41%) SSRS Developer
10 3 (4.05%) C# Developer
10 3 (4.05%) Database Developer
10 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (4.05%) Systems Support
10 3 (4.05%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 13 (17.57%) .NET
2 13 (17.57%) ASP.NET
3 10 (13.51%) jQuery
4 9 (12.16%) .NET Framework
4 9 (12.16%) Entity Framework
5 6 (8.11%) HTML
6 5 (6.76%) CSS
6 5 (6.76%) CSS3
6 5 (6.76%) HTML5
7 4 (5.41%) Drush
7 4 (5.41%) SAML
8 3 (4.05%) Ajax
8 3 (4.05%) JSON
8 3 (4.05%) MDX
8 3 (4.05%) Unity DI Container
9 2 (2.70%) Middleware
9 2 (2.70%) Web Services
10 1 (1.35%) XML
10 1 (1.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.92%) Replication
2 5 (6.76%) Clustering
3 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.05%) Digital Media
3 3 (4.05%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (4.05%) IBM XIV
3 3 (4.05%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.70%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.70%) User Experience
4 2 (2.70%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.35%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.35%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.35%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.35%) NHS
5 1 (1.35%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.35%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 22 (29.73%) Linux
2 13 (17.57%) Windows
3 11 (14.86%) Unix
4 7 (9.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (8.11%) Windows Server
6 5 (6.76%) Debian
7 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.70%) Windows 2000
8 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.35%) AIX
9 1 (1.35%) CentOS
9 1 (1.35%) Solaris
9 1 (1.35%) SUSE
9 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (20.27%) Database Tuning
3 12 (16.22%) Database Optimisation
4 11 (14.86%) MVC
5 9 (12.16%) Unit Testing
6 7 (9.46%) ETL
6 7 (9.46%) Migration
7 6 (8.11%) Mentoring
7 6 (8.11%) Web Development
7 6 (8.11%) Workflow
8 5 (6.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (6.76%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.76%) Software Delivery
9 4 (5.41%) DevOps
9 4 (5.41%) Scrum
9 4 (5.41%) SEO
10 3 (4.05%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (4.05%) Configuration Management
10 3 (4.05%) High Availability
10 3 (4.05%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 39 (52.70%) SQL
2 23 (31.08%) C#
3 20 (27.03%) T-SQL
4 13 (17.57%) JavaScript
5 11 (14.86%) Perl
6 10 (13.51%) PHP
6 10 (13.51%) VBA
7 9 (12.16%) Shell Script
8 7 (9.46%) Bash Shell
9 6 (8.11%) PL/SQL
10 5 (6.76%) Java
11 4 (5.41%) PowerShell
12 3 (4.05%) Python
12 3 (4.05%) Ruby
13 2 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (8.11%) BPSS Clearance
1 6 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.76%) Degree
3 3 (4.05%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.35%) CCDE
5 1 (1.35%) CCIE
5 1 (1.35%) CCNP
5 1 (1.35%) CCSP
5 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.35%) CISSP
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.35%) RHCE
5 1 (1.35%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (9.46%) Oracle RAC
1 7 (9.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.76%) Varnish
3 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.70%) DFS Replication
3 2 (2.70%) vSphere
4 1 (1.35%) Docker
4 1 (1.35%) Firmware
4 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.35%) KVM
4 1 (1.35%) NFS
4 1 (1.35%) SRDF
4 1 (1.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (12.16%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (6.76%) Data Guard
2 5 (6.76%) Puppet
3 4 (5.41%) Cacti
3 4 (5.41%) Graphite
3 4 (5.41%) Nagios
3 4 (5.41%) Opsview
4 3 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.05%) Salt
5 2 (2.70%) Ansible
5 2 (2.70%) Grafana
5 2 (2.70%) SCCM
5 2 (2.70%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.70%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.35%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 23 (31.08%) Oracle
2 10 (13.51%) VMware
3 8 (10.81%) NetApp
4 6 (8.11%) HP
4 6 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.11%) Red Hat
5 5 (6.76%) IBM
6 4 (5.41%) Cisco
7 3 (4.05%) Dell
7 3 (4.05%) F5
7 3 (4.05%) SAP
8 2 (2.70%) EMC
8 2 (2.70%) Riverbed
8 2 (2.70%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.35%) Intel
9 1 (1.35%) Siebel
9 1 (1.35%) Sybase
9 1 (1.35%) Symantec
9 1 (1.35%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.35%) Veritas
Hull, North Humberside
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Sheffield
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 18 days ago