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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 87 84 87
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 30 36 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.26% 1.64% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 2.20% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 22
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +18.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £175 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £400 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £37.65 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
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
1768 1637 1934
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 74.10% 74.48% 72.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1105 893 1048
Average daily rate £350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 72 48
Average hourly rate £15.39 £36.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.26% +108.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +11 25 £306 -15.51% 9
South Yorkshire -6 5 £325 +75.67% 1
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
East Yorkshire - - - -
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England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 66 (66.67%) SQL
2 49 (49.49%) Oracle
3 42 (42.42%) SQL Server
4 31 (31.31%) T-SQL
5 27 (27.27%) Oracle Database
6 23 (23.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 22 (22.22%) Data Modelling
8 21 (21.21%) PL/SQL
8 21 (21.21%) SQL Server 2008
9 20 (20.20%) Oracle Database 11g
10 19 (19.19%) Data Warehouse
10 19 (19.19%) Microsoft
11 18 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 17 (17.17%) ETL
13 16 (16.16%) Java
13 16 (16.16%) UNIX
13 16 (16.16%) SQL Server 2005
14 15 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (14.14%) WebLogic
15 14 (14.14%) Performance Testing
16 13 (13.13%) Linux
16 13 (13.13%) Replication
17 12 (12.12%) Windows
17 12 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
17 12 (12.12%) Oracle BI EE
18 11 (11.11%) Clustering
18 11 (11.11%) QA
18 11 (11.11%) Open Source
19 10 (10.10%) SQL Server 2000
19 10 (10.10%) Oracle ODI

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 14 (14.14%) WebLogic
2 8 (8.08%) Apache
3 5 (5.05%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.03%) nginx
4 3 (3.03%) Confluence
4 3 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.02%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.09%) Network Security
2 7 (7.07%) SAN
3 5 (5.05%) OpenLDAP
4 3 (3.03%) SSL
4 3 (3.03%) SSH
5 1 (1.01%) Firewall
5 1 (1.01%) LDAP
5 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.01%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (42.42%) SQL Server
2 27 (27.27%) Oracle Database
3 23 (23.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (21.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (20.20%) Oracle Database 11g
6 19 (19.19%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (16.16%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (12.12%) Oracle BI EE
10 10 (10.10%) Oracle ODI
10 10 (10.10%) SQL Server 2000
11 9 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
11 9 (9.09%) Relational Database
12 8 (8.08%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (7.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (6.06%) RDBMS
15 5 (5.05%) Oracle Reports
15 5 (5.05%) Redis
16 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (7.07%) JMeter
2 6 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.05%) JProfiler
4 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (3.03%) Maven
4 3 (3.03%) JIRA
5 2 (2.02%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (2.02%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (2.02%) NeoLoad
6 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.01%) JUnit
6 1 (1.01%) Toad
6 1 (1.01%) NUnit
General
1 4 (4.04%) Telecoms
1 4 (4.04%) Finance
1 4 (4.04%) Retail
2 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.01%) Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (41.41%) DBA
2 30 (30.30%) Developer
3 21 (21.21%) SQL DBA
4 16 (16.16%) Oracle DBA
5 14 (14.14%) SQL Server DBA
6 13 (13.13%) SQL Developer
7 10 (10.10%) Applications Support
8 8 (8.08%) Administrator
8 8 (8.08%) Architect
9 7 (7.07%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 6 (6.06%) Tester
10 6 (6.06%) Consultant
11 5 (5.05%) Technical Architect
12 4 (4.04%) Oracle Developer
13 3 (3.03%) Performance Tester
13 3 (3.03%) Senior Oracle DBA
13 3 (3.03%) Team Leader
13 3 (3.03%) Technical Tester
13 3 (3.03%) Oracle Consultant
13 3 (3.03%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.09%) XML
2 4 (4.04%) .NET
3 3 (3.03%) REST
4 2 (2.02%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (2.02%) JDBC
4 2 (2.02%) Web Services
4 2 (2.02%) JMS
4 2 (2.02%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.01%) Java EE
5 1 (1.01%) MDX
5 1 (1.01%) Middleware
5 1 (1.01%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.01%) WebCenter
5 1 (1.01%) Java Concurrency
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.13%) Replication
2 11 (11.11%) Clustering
2 11 (11.11%) Open Source
3 6 (6.06%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.03%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.02%) NHS
6 1 (1.01%) Firmware
6 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.16%) UNIX
2 13 (13.13%) Linux
3 12 (12.12%) Windows
4 8 (8.08%) HPUX
5 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.02%) zOS
7 1 (1.01%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.22%) Data Modelling
2 17 (17.17%) ETL
3 15 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (14.14%) Performance Testing
5 12 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (8.08%) Security Management
7 7 (7.07%) Data Architecture
8 6 (6.06%) Information Security
8 6 (6.06%) Information Security Management
9 5 (5.05%) Validation
9 5 (5.05%) Migration
9 5 (5.05%) Test Scripting
9 5 (5.05%) Data Migration
9 5 (5.05%) Test Strategy
10 4 (4.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (4.04%) ITIL
10 4 (4.04%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (4.04%) Performance Analysis
10 4 (4.04%) Performance Monitoring
11 3 (3.03%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 66 (66.67%) SQL
2 31 (31.31%) T-SQL
3 21 (21.21%) PL/SQL
4 16 (16.16%) Java
5 7 (7.07%) Shell Script
6 5 (5.05%) PHP
6 5 (5.05%) Python
7 3 (3.03%) C#
7 3 (3.03%) Perl
8 2 (2.02%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.11%) QA
2 8 (8.08%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (8.08%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (6.06%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.01%) LiteSpeed
Systems Management
1 9 (9.09%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.02%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (1.01%) Foglight
Vendors
1 49 (49.49%) Oracle
2 19 (19.19%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.06%) SAP
3 6 (6.06%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.03%) HP
5 1 (1.01%) CommVault
5 1 (1.01%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.01%) Cognos
5 1 (1.01%) IBM
5 1 (1.01%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.01%) Teradata
5 1 (1.01%) Twitter
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