Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 22 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
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 67 54
Rank change year-on-year -4 -13 +2
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 10 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.04% 1.54% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 1.80% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 15
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £350 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.41% +5.71% -15.15%
10th Percentile £324 £240 £318
90th Percentile £445 £393 £470
East Midlands median daily rate £330 £350 £375
% change year-on-year -5.71% -6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East 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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 820 835 759
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 85.33% 85.47% 81.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 543 441 485
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £275 £281 £227
90th Percentile £569 £550 £500
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 17 19
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £13.23 £12.50 £14.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.80% -13.19% -17.71%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.14 £11.00
90th Percentile £28.50 £24.30 £49.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year +10.71% -13.58% +1.25%

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tuning in Nottinghamshire

Performance Tuning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Tuning in Nottinghamshire

Performance Tuning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Tuning in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Tuning in Nottinghamshire

Performance Tuning
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Nottingham -1 10 £350 -6.04% 3
Performance Tuning
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 5 (50.00%) SQL
1 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 4 (40.00%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (30.00%) ETL
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Replication
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (20.00%) Ruby
4 2 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (10.00%) Change Control
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (10.00%) Data Centre

Performance Tuning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) NAS
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Developer
2 3 (30.00%) SSIS Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior SQL Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL BI Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SSRS Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior SQL Server Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) WCF
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (20.00%) Replication
3 1 (10.00%) Clustering
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (10.00%) EMC VNX
3 1 (10.00%) HP Storage
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) ETL
3 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Change Control
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (10.00%) High Availability
5 1 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (10.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) Ruby
5 1 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (10.00%) EMC
2 1 (10.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft