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 26 August 2016 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 88 82 62
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -20
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 21 26 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.44% 1.53% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 1.80% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 5
Median daily rate £425 £375 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -8.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £310 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £485 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Performance Tuning
West Yorkshire

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
1263 1442 835
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 86.57% 84.82% 80.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 882 1047 554
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 32 16
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £11.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +53.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.58 £9.40 £8.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

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 26 August 2016.

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 26 August 2016, 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 (62.86%) SQL
2 16 (45.71%) SQL Server
3 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (34.29%) PHP
5 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
5 11 (31.43%) Replication
6 10 (28.57%) Linux
6 10 (28.57%) ETL
6 10 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
7 8 (22.86%) CSS
7 8 (22.86%) C#
7 8 (22.86%) HTML
7 8 (22.86%) .NET
7 8 (22.86%) Oracle
7 8 (22.86%) Scrum
7 8 (22.86%) Workflow
7 8 (22.86%) CMS
7 8 (22.86%) .NET Framework
7 8 (22.86%) Drupal
7 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (22.86%) HTML5
7 8 (22.86%) Varnish
7 8 (22.86%) Entity Framework
7 8 (22.86%) CSS3
7 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database
7 8 (22.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (22.86%) Database Optimisation
8 7 (20.00%) Drush
8 7 (20.00%) Software Delivery

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 8 (22.86%) CMS
1 8 (22.86%) Drupal
2 6 (17.14%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) LDAP
2 3 (8.57%) Network Security
3 2 (5.71%) NAS
3 2 (5.71%) SAN
4 1 (2.86%) DHCP
4 1 (2.86%) DNS
4 1 (2.86%) Firewall
4 1 (2.86%) Internet
4 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (45.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database
3 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (17.14%) DB2
4 6 (17.14%) Hadoop
4 6 (17.14%) NoSQL
4 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (11.43%) OLAP
7 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (8.57%) MySQL
8 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (2.86%) Big Data
9 1 (2.86%) Couchbase
9 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
9 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) Hudson
2 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.86%) JIRA
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 6 (17.14%) Games
2 2 (5.71%) Back Office
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Developer
2 15 (42.86%) DBA
3 8 (22.86%) Drupal Developer
4 5 (14.29%) CMS Developer
4 5 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 5 (14.29%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (11.43%) SQL DBA
5 4 (11.43%) SQL Developer
6 3 (8.57%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) ETL Developer
7 2 (5.71%) MySQL DBA
7 2 (5.71%) Senior DBA
7 2 (5.71%) Systems Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Systems Support
8 1 (2.86%) DB2 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) .NET
1 8 (22.86%) .NET Framework
1 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
1 8 (22.86%) CSS
1 8 (22.86%) CSS3
1 8 (22.86%) Entity Framework
1 8 (22.86%) HTML
1 8 (22.86%) HTML5
1 8 (22.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 7 (20.00%) Drush
2 7 (20.00%) SAML
3 3 (8.57%) MDX
4 1 (2.86%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.86%) LAMP
4 1 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Replication
2 6 (17.14%) User Experience
3 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 4 (11.43%) Clustering
5 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
5 3 (8.57%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.86%) CLARiiON
6 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.86%) IBM XIV
6 1 (2.86%) PKI
6 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Linux
2 5 (14.29%) Unix
3 4 (11.43%) Windows
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (28.57%) ETL
3 8 (22.86%) Database Optimisation
3 8 (22.86%) Scrum
3 8 (22.86%) Workflow
4 7 (20.00%) SEO
4 7 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 7 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
6 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis
7 4 (11.43%) ETL Development
7 4 (11.43%) Incident Management
7 4 (11.43%) Release Management
8 3 (8.57%) CRM
8 3 (8.57%) ERP
8 3 (8.57%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (8.57%) Web Development
9 2 (5.71%) High Availability
9 2 (5.71%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) SQL
2 12 (34.29%) PHP
3 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
4 8 (22.86%) C#
5 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 6 (17.14%) C
6 6 (17.14%) PL/SQL
7 3 (8.57%) Java
8 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.86%) Perl
9 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.86%) CCDE
3 1 (2.86%) CCIE
3 1 (2.86%) CCNP
3 1 (2.86%) CCSP
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.86%) CISSP
3 1 (2.86%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Varnish
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) Docker
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) vSphere
2 1 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Data Guard
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.86%) Ansible
2 1 (2.86%) Cacti
2 1 (2.86%) Graphite
2 1 (2.86%) Nagios
2 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.86%) Opsview
2 1 (2.86%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) Salt
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) SCOM
2 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) HP
2 2 (5.71%) Percona
2 2 (5.71%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco
3 1 (2.86%) Citrix
3 1 (2.86%) Dell
3 1 (2.86%) EMC
3 1 (2.86%) F5
3 1 (2.86%) IBM
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) NetApp
3 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.86%) Symantec
3 1 (2.86%) Veritas
3 1 (2.86%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago