The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Improvement over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leeds region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Improvement
Rank 67 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing Performance Improvement 11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.06% 0.11% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £365 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.80% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
-14.08% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-64.70% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
824 687 808
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 79.31% 75.74% 72.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 379 480
Average daily rate £348 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.20% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 14
Average hourly rate £13.50 £38.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.47% +153.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.68 £29.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £45.00 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Performance Improvement
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Performance Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Improvement across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Performance Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Performance Improvement across the Leeds region.

Performance Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Performance Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Performance Improvement across the Leeds region.

Performance Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Performance Improvement
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Performance Improvement 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 Improvement.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) XML
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (90.91%) Star Schema
3 9 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (45.45%) XHTML
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
4 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 4 (36.36%) CSS
5 4 (36.36%) Ajax
6 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) NHS

Performance Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Performance Improvement 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 Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) Star Schema
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Database Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (45.45%) XHTML
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared