Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for Performance Tuning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Tuning over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Performance Tuning
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 70 58
Rank change year-on-year +12 -12 -7
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 7 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.93% 1.51% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 1.70% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 6
Coventry median daily rate £394 £373 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.70% +1.02% -7.81%
10th Percentile £341 £185 £327
90th Percentile £445 £450 £430
West Midlands median daily rate £410 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +10.81% -1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

Performance Tuning is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 630 941 579
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 83.78% 88.61% 81.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 660 391
Coventry median daily rate £420 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £250 £300 £258
90th Percentile £551 £540 £563
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 24 31
Coventry median hourly rate £22.00 £15.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.94% -22.50% -31.85%
10th Percentile £11.03 £11.33 £11.50
90th Percentile £42.18 £38.75 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.20 £20.00
% change year-on-year +37.40% -9.03% -

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing Performance Tuning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tuning in Coventry

Performance Tuning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Performance Tuning in Coventry.

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Tuning in Coventry

Performance Tuning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Tuning in Coventry over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Tuning in Coventry

Performance Tuning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning in Coventry.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Tuning in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 3 (42.86%) ETL
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (28.57%) Teradata
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) CommVault
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (14.29%) T-SQL

Performance Tuning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 1 (14.29%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (14.29%) OLAP
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) DBA
2 4 (57.14%) SQL DBA
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Senior SQL DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Senior SQL Server DBA
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
1 3 (42.86%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) CommVault
2 2 (28.57%) Teradata