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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 97 78 75
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -3
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 24 45 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.98% 2.07% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 2.73% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 28 19
Average daily rate
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£313 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £400 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £33.30 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.65 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+22.78% +9.40%
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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
1844 1646 2047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 75.51% 75.61% 75.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1131 923 1073
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 64 56
Average hourly rate £15.39 £29.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.94% +65.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £12.00 £11.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.60 £45.00 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -19 14 £313 -13.79% 6
South Yorkshire +4 8 £258 +43.05% 2
North Yorkshire - - - - 2
East Yorkshire - - - - 3
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England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Performance Tuning also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Tuning.

1 48 (61.54%) Oracle
2 46 (58.97%) SQL
3 31 (39.74%) Oracle Database
4 23 (29.49%) PL/SQL
5 21 (26.92%) SQL Server
6 19 (24.36%) Oracle Database 11g
7 18 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (20.51%) Linux
8 16 (20.51%) T-SQL
8 16 (20.51%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (19.23%) Data Modelling
9 15 (19.23%) Replication
10 14 (17.95%) Oracle Database 10g
10 14 (17.95%) Java
10 14 (17.95%) UNIX
10 14 (17.95%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (15.38%) Oracle ODI
12 11 (14.10%) ETL
12 11 (14.10%) Oracle RMAN
13 10 (12.82%) PostgreSQL
13 10 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (12.82%) Data Guard
13 10 (12.82%) Oracle BI EE
14 9 (11.54%) Relational Database
14 9 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
14 9 (11.54%) XML
15 8 (10.26%) Apache
15 8 (10.26%) Microsoft
15 8 (10.26%) Data Integration
16 7 (8.97%) Network Security

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Performance Tuning also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Tuning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (10.26%) Apache
2 6 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 5 (6.41%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.85%) nginx
4 3 (3.85%) Confluence
5 2 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.56%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.97%) Network Security
2 5 (6.41%) OpenLDAP
3 3 (3.85%) SSL
3 3 (3.85%) SSH
4 2 (2.56%) SAN
5 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.28%) DNS
5 1 (1.28%) LDAP
5 1 (1.28%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (39.74%) Oracle Database
2 21 (26.92%) SQL Server
3 19 (24.36%) Oracle Database 11g
4 18 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (17.95%) Oracle Database 10g
5 14 (17.95%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (15.38%) Oracle ODI
7 10 (12.82%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (12.82%) Oracle BI EE
8 9 (11.54%) Relational Database
8 9 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (8.97%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (8.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (7.69%) RDBMS
10 6 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (6.41%) Redis
12 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.41%) JMeter
3 3 (3.85%) JIRA
3 3 (3.85%) Maven
3 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.56%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.28%) Toad
5 1 (1.28%) JUnit
5 1 (1.28%) NUnit
General
1 4 (5.13%) Telecoms
1 4 (5.13%) Finance
2 3 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (1.28%) Banking
3 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (38.46%) DBA
2 22 (28.21%) Developer
3 20 (25.64%) Oracle DBA
4 8 (10.26%) Architect
5 7 (8.97%) Applications Support
6 6 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Technical Architect
7 5 (6.41%) Consultant
8 4 (5.13%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Administrator
8 4 (5.13%) SQL DBA
8 4 (5.13%) Tester
9 3 (3.85%) Senior Oracle DBA
9 3 (3.85%) Team Leader
9 3 (3.85%) Technical Tester
9 3 (3.85%) Oracle Consultant
9 3 (3.85%) Senior DBA
9 3 (3.85%) SQL Server DBA
10 2 (2.56%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.54%) XML
2 4 (5.13%) .NET
3 3 (3.85%) REST
4 2 (2.56%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.56%) Web Services
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.28%) WebCenter
5 1 (1.28%) Java Concurrency
5 1 (1.28%) Middleware
5 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.28%) Java EE
5 1 (1.28%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.23%) Replication
2 8 (10.26%) Data Integration
3 6 (7.69%) Open Source
4 5 (6.41%) Clustering
5 3 (3.85%) Reference Data
6 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.28%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.28%) NHS
7 1 (1.28%) Firmware
7 1 (1.28%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.51%) Linux
2 14 (17.95%) UNIX
3 7 (8.97%) HPUX
4 4 (5.13%) Windows
5 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.56%) zOS
5 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.51%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (19.23%) Data Modelling
3 11 (14.10%) ETL
4 7 (8.97%) Performance Testing
5 5 (6.41%) Data Migration
5 5 (6.41%) ITIL
5 5 (6.41%) Validation
5 5 (6.41%) Migration
6 4 (5.13%) Unit Testing
6 4 (5.13%) Data Architecture
7 3 (3.85%) Database Tuning
7 3 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (3.85%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.85%) Security Management
7 3 (3.85%) Scrum
8 2 (2.56%) Workflow
8 2 (2.56%) ITSM
8 2 (2.56%) Change Management
8 2 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 46 (58.97%) SQL
2 23 (29.49%) PL/SQL
3 16 (20.51%) T-SQL
4 14 (17.95%) Java
5 6 (7.69%) Shell Script
6 5 (6.41%) PHP
6 5 (6.41%) Python
7 3 (3.85%) Perl
7 3 (3.85%) C#
8 2 (2.56%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.28%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.56%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) SLA
1 2 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 11 (14.10%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (8.97%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (12.82%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.56%) Puppet
2 2 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.56%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 48 (61.54%) Oracle
2 8 (10.26%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.56%) HP
4 2 (2.56%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.28%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.28%) CommVault
5 1 (1.28%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.28%) IBM
5 1 (1.28%) Teradata
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