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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 77 61 68
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 25 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.54% 1.60% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% 1.96% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £338 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £251 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £485 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.32% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +14.86%
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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
1361 869 683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 83.75% 81.90% 78.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1004 595 376
Average daily rate £375 £340 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +8.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 15 24
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.25 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -65.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.76 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Performance Tuning 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 Tuning.

1 16 (41.03%) SQL
2 15 (38.46%) Oracle
3 14 (35.90%) Linux
4 12 (30.77%) T-SQL
5 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
5 11 (28.21%) MySQL
5 11 (28.21%) Clustering
5 11 (28.21%) SC Cleared
5 11 (28.21%) Security Cleared
5 11 (28.21%) Oracle Database
6 10 (25.64%) Percona
6 10 (25.64%) Replication
7 9 (23.08%) Migration
8 8 (20.51%) UNIX
8 8 (20.51%) Data Mart
9 7 (17.95%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (12.82%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (12.82%) ETL
10 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (10.26%) Inmon Methodology
11 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (10.26%) Xcelsius
11 4 (10.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (10.26%) Windows
11 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
11 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
12 3 (7.69%) Games

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Performance Tuning 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 Tuning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.13%) ArcGIS
1 2 (5.13%) ArcSDE
2 1 (2.56%) Drupal
2 1 (2.56%) Node.js
2 1 (2.56%) CMS
2 1 (2.56%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) LDAP
1 1 (2.56%) SAN
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
1 1 (2.56%) Firewall
1 1 (2.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) MySQL
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
1 11 (28.21%) Oracle Database
2 8 (20.51%) Data Mart
3 7 (17.95%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (12.82%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (10.26%) Xcelsius
5 4 (10.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
7 2 (5.13%) Big Data
7 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.56%) SQLPlus
8 1 (2.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) JIRA
1 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (7.69%) Games
2 2 (5.13%) Publishing
3 1 (2.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) DBA
2 8 (20.51%) Developer
2 8 (20.51%) SQL DBA
2 8 (20.51%) MySQL DBA
3 4 (10.26%) Consultant
3 4 (10.26%) Administrator
4 3 (7.69%) Business Consultant
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Business Objects Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Business Objects Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL DBA
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Business Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Data Administrator
6 1 (2.56%) Server Administrator
6 1 (2.56%) DB2 DBA
6 1 (2.56%) Mainframe Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) MDX
1 1 (2.56%) Drush
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Clustering
2 10 (25.64%) Replication
3 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.13%) GIS
5 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.56%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.56%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) Linux
2 8 (20.51%) UNIX
3 4 (10.26%) Windows
4 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.56%) OS/390
5 1 (2.56%) zOS
5 1 (2.56%) MVS
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) Migration
2 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (12.82%) ETL
4 4 (10.26%) Inmon Methodology
5 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.69%) Data Management
6 2 (5.13%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.13%) Complex ETL
6 2 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.56%) Build Automation
7 1 (2.56%) Master Data Management
7 1 (2.56%) Database Security
7 1 (2.56%) Software Delivery
7 1 (2.56%) SDLC
7 1 (2.56%) ITIL
7 1 (2.56%) Scrum
7 1 (2.56%) Information Security
7 1 (2.56%) Project Management
7 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (41.03%) SQL
2 12 (30.77%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.13%) Perl
3 2 (5.13%) PHP
4 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.56%) VBA
4 1 (2.56%) Python
4 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) SC Cleared
1 11 (28.21%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) MCSE
2 1 (2.56%) MCSA
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.56%) vSphere
2 1 (2.56%) Varnish
2 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) MAINVIEW
1 1 (2.56%) Nagios
1 1 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.56%) Cacti
1 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (2.56%) Salt
1 1 (2.56%) Opsview
1 1 (2.56%) Graphite
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Oracle
2 10 (25.64%) Percona
3 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.13%) VMware
6 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.56%) Hortonworks
6 1 (2.56%) Symantec
6 1 (2.56%) McAfee
6 1 (2.56%) Sophos
6 1 (2.56%) BMC
6 1 (2.56%) NetApp
6 1 (2.56%) Veritas
6 1 (2.56%) Siebel
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco
6 1 (2.56%) IBM
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