Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 17 November 2018 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
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 36 43
Rank change year-on-year +9 +7 +7
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 11 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 2.93% 1.15% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.43% 1.40% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
North Yorkshire median daily rate £395 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% - -
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 321 285 337
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 85.37% 81.66% 78.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 202 189
North Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.80% -1.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £201 £115 £163
90th Percentile £500 £488 £488
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 29
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.45 £13.23 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.39% -10.34% -7.81%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.80 £12.31
90th Percentile £39.63 £19.62 £38.10
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.69% +1.72%

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tuning in North Yorkshire

Performance Tuning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Tuning in North Yorkshire

Performance Tuning
Contract Job Locations in North 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 North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +12 9 £390 +4.00%
Performance Tuning
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Tuning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 9 (81.82%) Clustering
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle
5 4 (36.36%) Web Services
5 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
6 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Statspack
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
7 2 (18.18%) Toad
7 2 (18.18%) ITIL
7 2 (18.18%) Unix
7 2 (18.18%) Windows
7 2 (18.18%) Linux
7 2 (18.18%) Data Guard
7 2 (18.18%) Storage Management
8 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
8 1 (9.09%) DevOps
8 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 1 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion

Performance Tuning
Co-occurring IT Skills in North 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 1 (9.09%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Toad
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) DBA
2 7 (63.64%) SQL DBA
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server DBA
3 5 (45.45%) Administrator
4 4 (36.36%) Azure Administrator
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (18.18%) Azure SQL DBA
7 1 (9.09%) SOA Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
1 2 (18.18%) Storage Management
2 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
2 1 (9.09%) DevOps
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
2 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
2 1 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Data Guard
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle