The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Tuning
Rank 87 75 81
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 7 23 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.63% 1.63% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 1.93% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 19 3
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £335 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £480 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £405 £385
% change year-on-year
-4.32% +5.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -17.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
936 1192 995
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.25% 84.66% 87.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 612 822 704
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 12
Median hourly rate £13.25 £15.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.11% -15.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.73 £10.20 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.87 £19.44 £29.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Performance Tuning as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Performance Tuning
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Performance Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 22 (88.00%) SQL
2 14 (56.00%) ETL
3 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
4 12 (48.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (32.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (32.00%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (32.00%) Replication
5 8 (32.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (28.00%) Unix
6 7 (28.00%) Windows
6 7 (28.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 6 (24.00%) ETL Development
7 6 (24.00%) MDX
7 6 (24.00%) OLAP
7 6 (24.00%) Oracle
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
8 5 (20.00%) AWK
8 5 (20.00%) Finance
8 5 (20.00%) Change Management
8 5 (20.00%) OLTP
8 5 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 5 (20.00%) HACMP
8 5 (20.00%) NetApp
8 5 (20.00%) T-SQL
8 5 (20.00%) DB2
8 5 (20.00%) Linux
8 5 (20.00%) DB2 UDB
8 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (8.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (48.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (32.00%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (32.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 6 (24.00%) OLAP
5 5 (20.00%) DB2
5 5 (20.00%) DB2 UDB
5 5 (20.00%) OLTP
5 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (8.00%) Big Data
8 2 (8.00%) MySQL
8 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Ant
1 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
1 1 (4.00%) JMeter
1 1 (4.00%) Maven
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) DBA
2 8 (32.00%) Administrator
2 8 (32.00%) Developer
3 5 (20.00%) DB2 DBA
3 5 (20.00%) SQL DBA
4 4 (16.00%) DB2 Administrator
4 4 (16.00%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (12.00%) ETL Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (12.00%) SSAS Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Java Scala Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Scala Developer
6 2 (8.00%) SSIS Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (4.00%) JSP Developer
7 1 (4.00%) NHS Data Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) OLAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) MDX
2 1 (4.00%) Google Maps API
2 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (4.00%) J2EE
2 1 (4.00%) jQuery
2 1 (4.00%) JSON
2 1 (4.00%) JSP
2 1 (4.00%) REST
2 1 (4.00%) Spring
2 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Replication
2 5 (20.00%) HACMP
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Fintech
3 2 (8.00%) NHS
4 1 (4.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Unix
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) ETL
2 8 (32.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (28.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 6 (24.00%) ETL Development
5 5 (20.00%) Change Management
5 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (12.00%) High Availability
7 3 (12.00%) Migration
7 3 (12.00%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (8.00%) BDD
8 2 (8.00%) Concurrent Programming
8 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
8 2 (8.00%) Low Latency
8 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
8 2 (8.00%) Pair Programming
8 2 (8.00%) SOA
8 2 (8.00%) TDD
9 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) AWK
2 5 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (12.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) Perl
5 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (8.00%) Ruby
5 2 (8.00%) Scala
5 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.00%) OCP
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (8.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) NetApp
3 3 (12.00%) IDERA
3 3 (12.00%) RedGate
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.00%) Google