The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 3 months to 24 June 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 91 91
Rank change year-on-year -1 0  
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 8 32 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.57% 1.56% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 1.78% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 26 15
Median daily rate £375 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +3.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £65.00
% change year-on-year - -38.46%  

Performance Tuning is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1223 1799 1809
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 86.74% 87.67% 85.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 829 1240 1282
Median daily rate £403 £425 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +19.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 18 33
Median hourly rate £10.89 £14.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.93% -58.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.79 £10.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.02 £170.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing Performance Tuning as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tuning in West Yorkshire

Performance Tuning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Tuning in West Yorkshire

Performance Tuning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Tuning in West Yorkshire

Performance Tuning
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +6 6 £375 -11.76% 6
Bradford - 2 £375 -
Performance Tuning
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 7 (50.00%) ETL
4 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (28.57%) MDX
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (28.57%) Migration
5 4 (28.57%) Replication
5 4 (28.57%) Unix
5 4 (28.57%) OLAP
5 4 (28.57%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (28.57%) ETL Development
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (14.29%) QA
7 2 (14.29%) DB2 UDB
7 2 (14.29%) Change Management
7 2 (14.29%) Finance
7 2 (14.29%) Clustering
7 2 (14.29%) AWK
7 2 (14.29%) ROLAP
7 2 (14.29%) Star Schema
7 2 (14.29%) NetApp
7 2 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (14.29%) HACMP

Performance Tuning
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (28.57%) OLAP
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) DB2
5 2 (14.29%) DB2 UDB
5 2 (14.29%) MOLAP
5 2 (14.29%) OLTP
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (14.29%) ROLAP
5 2 (14.29%) Star Schema
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
6 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Ant
1 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) JMeter
1 1 (7.14%) Maven
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Administrator
1 8 (57.14%) DBA
2 5 (35.71%) Developer
3 4 (28.57%) ETL Developer
3 4 (28.57%) SQL DBA
3 4 (28.57%) SSAS Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (14.29%) DB2 Administrator
5 2 (14.29%) DB2 DBA
6 1 (7.14%) DevOps Developer
6 1 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (7.14%) JSP Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Progress DBA
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) MDX
2 1 (7.14%) Google Maps API
2 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
2 1 (7.14%) J2EE
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) JSON
2 1 (7.14%) JSP
2 1 (7.14%) REST
2 1 (7.14%) Spring
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Replication
2 2 (14.29%) Clustering
2 2 (14.29%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ETL
2 4 (28.57%) ETL Development
2 4 (28.57%) Kimball Methodology
2 4 (28.57%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 2 (14.29%) Database Tuning
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Data Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) High Availability
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) AWK
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) Progress 4GL
2 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Data Guard
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) NetApp
2 2 (14.29%) Progress
3 1 (7.14%) Google
3 1 (7.14%) IDERA
3 1 (7.14%) RedGate
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