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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 106 118 99
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -19
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 40 37 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.41% 1.18% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 1.44% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 25 13
Median daily rate £425 £475 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +52.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £308 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -5.55%
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
2315 2561 1867
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.57% 81.59% 77.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1487 1787 1144
Median daily rate £420 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 78 57
Median hourly rate £15.13 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.83% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.76 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £37.04 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 -5 24 £380 -20.00% 9
South Yorkshire +5 8 £500 - 1
North Yorkshire +8 6 - -
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England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 64 (65.31%) SQL
2 57 (58.16%) SQL Server
3 34 (34.69%) Oracle
4 31 (31.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (25.51%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (24.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 23 (23.47%) Oracle Database
8 22 (22.45%) Finance
9 21 (21.43%) JavaScript
9 21 (21.43%) Linux
10 20 (20.41%) SQL Server 2008
10 20 (20.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 19 (19.39%) C#
12 17 (17.35%) HTML
12 17 (17.35%) ETL
13 16 (16.33%) Windows
14 14 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
14 14 (14.29%) Replication
15 13 (13.27%) XML
15 13 (13.27%) T-SQL
15 13 (13.27%) Database Tuning
15 13 (13.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 13 (13.27%) Oracle Database 11g
15 13 (13.27%) SQL Server 2014
16 12 (12.24%) NAS
16 12 (12.24%) PHP
16 12 (12.24%) Migration
16 12 (12.24%) SAN
17 11 (11.22%) NetApp
17 11 (11.22%) EMC

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 (10.20%) CMS
1 10 (10.20%) Drupal
2 8 (8.16%) Apache
2 8 (8.16%) Apache Solr
2 8 (8.16%) IIS
2 8 (8.16%) Tomcat
2 8 (8.16%) WebSphere
3 7 (7.14%) Oracle Coherence
3 7 (7.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 6 (6.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (4.08%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.02%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.02%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (5.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.24%) NAS
1 12 (12.24%) SAN
2 10 (10.20%) FCoE
2 10 (10.20%) Fibre Channel
2 10 (10.20%) iSCSI
2 10 (10.20%) LAN
2 10 (10.20%) Multicast
2 10 (10.20%) WAN
3 9 (9.18%) LDAP
4 7 (7.14%) HTTP
5 2 (2.04%) SSL
6 1 (1.02%) DHCP
6 1 (1.02%) DNS
6 1 (1.02%) Firewall
6 1 (1.02%) Internet
6 1 (1.02%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.02%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (58.16%) SQL Server
2 31 (31.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (24.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 23 (23.47%) Oracle Database
5 20 (20.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (13.27%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (13.27%) SQL Server 2014
7 13 (13.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (11.22%) Hadoop
8 11 (11.22%) OLAP
9 9 (9.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 7 (7.14%) DB2
10 7 (7.14%) HBase
11 6 (6.12%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (5.10%) MySQL
12 5 (5.10%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (4.08%) DTS
13 4 (4.08%) NoSQL
14 3 (3.06%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 8 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (6.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (4.08%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.02%) ERwin
4 1 (1.02%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.02%) Hudson
4 1 (1.02%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.02%) JIRA
4 1 (1.02%) Subversion
4 1 (1.02%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 22 (22.45%) Finance
2 8 (8.16%) Banking
3 4 (4.08%) Games
4 2 (2.04%) Back Office
4 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.02%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (46.94%) Developer
2 35 (35.71%) DBA
3 21 (21.43%) SQL DBA
4 12 (12.24%) SQL Developer
5 11 (11.22%) Architect
6 10 (10.20%) Drupal Developer
6 10 (10.20%) Infrastructure Architect
6 10 (10.20%) Oracle DBA
6 10 (10.20%) SQL Server DBA
7 9 (9.18%) Oracle Developer
7 9 (9.18%) SQL Server Developer
8 6 (6.12%) Administrator
8 6 (6.12%) Analyst
8 6 (6.12%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 6 (6.12%) Oracle SOA Developer
8 6 (6.12%) SOA Developer
8 6 (6.12%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (6.12%) SSAS Developer
8 6 (6.12%) SSIS Developer
9 5 (5.10%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 17 (17.35%) HTML
3 13 (13.27%) XML
4 10 (10.20%) CSS
4 10 (10.20%) CSS3
4 10 (10.20%) HTML5
4 10 (10.20%) jQuery
4 10 (10.20%) MDX
5 9 (9.18%) .NET
5 9 (9.18%) .NET Framework
5 9 (9.18%) ASP.NET
5 9 (9.18%) Drush
5 9 (9.18%) Entity Framework
5 9 (9.18%) SAML
6 8 (8.16%) Middleware
7 7 (7.14%) Rendezvous
7 7 (7.14%) Web Services
7 7 (7.14%) XSLT
8 6 (6.12%) UDDI
8 6 (6.12%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.29%) Replication
2 6 (6.12%) Clustering
2 6 (6.12%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.12%) User Experience
3 3 (3.06%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.06%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (3.06%) NHS
4 1 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.02%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.02%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.02%) IBM XIV
4 1 (1.02%) PKI
4 1 (1.02%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.02%) Statistics
4 1 (1.02%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.43%) Linux
2 16 (16.33%) Windows
3 10 (10.20%) Solaris
4 4 (4.08%) Unix
5 3 (3.06%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.04%) Debian
6 2 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.02%) AIX
7 1 (1.02%) SUSE
7 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.02%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.51%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (17.35%) ETL
3 13 (13.27%) Database Tuning
4 12 (12.24%) Migration
5 11 (11.22%) Benchmarking
5 11 (11.22%) MVC
5 11 (11.22%) Scrum
5 11 (11.22%) Software Delivery
6 10 (10.20%) Database Optimisation
6 10 (10.20%) ETL Development
6 10 (10.20%) Workflow
7 9 (9.18%) SEO
8 8 (8.16%) Kimball Methodology
8 8 (8.16%) Unit Testing
9 7 (7.14%) Mentoring
10 6 (6.12%) BPEL
10 6 (6.12%) Business Activity Monitoring
10 6 (6.12%) High Availability
10 6 (6.12%) SOA
11 5 (5.10%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 64 (65.31%) SQL
2 21 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 19 (19.39%) C#
4 13 (13.27%) T-SQL
5 12 (12.24%) PHP
6 11 (11.22%) Java
6 11 (11.22%) PL/SQL
7 10 (10.20%) VBA
8 6 (6.12%) C
9 3 (3.06%) Perl
10 2 (2.04%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.04%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.04%) Ruby
10 2 (2.04%) Scala
10 2 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
1 7 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.10%) Degree
3 2 (2.04%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.02%) CCDE
4 1 (1.02%) CCIE
4 1 (1.02%) CCNP
4 1 (1.02%) CCSP
4 1 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.02%) CISSP
4 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.02%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.12%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (11.22%) Oracle RAC
1 11 (11.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (10.20%) Hyper-V
2 10 (10.20%) KVM
2 10 (10.20%) NFS
2 10 (10.20%) SRDF
2 10 (10.20%) Varnish
2 10 (10.20%) Xen
3 2 (2.04%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.02%) Docker
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (1.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.02%) vSphere
4 1 (1.02%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (5.10%) SCOM
2 4 (4.08%) Data Guard
2 4 (4.08%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.02%) Ansible
3 1 (1.02%) Cacti
3 1 (1.02%) Graphite
3 1 (1.02%) Nagios
3 1 (1.02%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.02%) Opsview
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle Flashback
3 1 (1.02%) Puppet
3 1 (1.02%) Salt
3 1 (1.02%) SCCM
3 1 (1.02%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 34 (34.69%) Oracle
2 11 (11.22%) Cisco
2 11 (11.22%) EMC
2 11 (11.22%) NetApp
2 11 (11.22%) VMware
3 10 (10.20%) Intel
4 9 (9.18%) IBM
5 7 (7.14%) DataSynapse
5 7 (7.14%) Sybase
5 7 (7.14%) TIBCO
6 4 (4.08%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.04%) AppDynamics
7 2 (2.04%) HP
7 2 (2.04%) Percona
7 2 (2.04%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.04%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.02%) Capita
8 1 (1.02%) F5
8 1 (1.02%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.02%) Talend
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago