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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 80 85 67
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 21 26 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.54% 1.59% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 1.87% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 2
Median daily rate £343 £485 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.38% +44.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £320 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -5.55%
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
1167 1392 785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.49% 85.14% 79.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 779 970 510
Median daily rate £425 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 28 19
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.61 £10.66 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 25 (65.79%) SQL
2 23 (60.53%) SQL Server
3 14 (36.84%) ETL
4 13 (34.21%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (34.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (28.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (28.95%) Replication
5 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (26.32%) OLAP
6 10 (26.32%) ETL Development
7 9 (23.68%) MDX
7 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 8 (21.05%) .NET Framework
8 8 (21.05%) .NET
8 8 (21.05%) C#
8 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET
8 8 (21.05%) Database Optimisation
8 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (21.05%) Entity Framework
8 8 (21.05%) Kimball Methodology
9 7 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (18.42%) Linux
9 7 (18.42%) T-SQL
9 7 (18.42%) Unit Testing
10 6 (15.79%) Scrum
10 6 (15.79%) PHP
10 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
11 5 (13.16%) User Experience
11 5 (13.16%) Drush
11 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database

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 5 (13.16%) Apache Solr
1 5 (13.16%) CMS
1 5 (13.16%) Drupal
2 1 (2.63%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) LDAP
2 2 (5.26%) NAS
2 2 (5.26%) SAN
3 1 (2.63%) DHCP
3 1 (2.63%) DNS
3 1 (2.63%) Firewall
3 1 (2.63%) Internet
3 1 (2.63%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (60.53%) SQL Server
2 13 (34.21%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (34.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (28.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (26.32%) OLAP
5 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database
8 3 (7.89%) DB2
8 3 (7.89%) Hadoop
8 3 (7.89%) MySQL
8 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
9 2 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (2.63%) Big Data
10 1 (2.63%) Couchbase
10 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
10 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.63%) Hudson
2 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.63%) JIRA
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 3 (7.89%) Games
2 2 (5.26%) Back Office
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Developer
2 13 (34.21%) DBA
3 5 (13.16%) CMS Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Drupal Developer
3 5 (13.16%) ETL Developer
3 5 (13.16%) PHP Developer
3 5 (13.16%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 5 (13.16%) SQL DBA
4 4 (10.53%) SQL Developer
4 4 (10.53%) SSAS Developer
5 3 (7.89%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Systems Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) MDX
2 8 (21.05%) .NET
2 8 (21.05%) .NET Framework
2 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET
2 8 (21.05%) Entity Framework
3 5 (13.16%) CSS
3 5 (13.16%) CSS3
3 5 (13.16%) Drush
3 5 (13.16%) HTML
3 5 (13.16%) HTML5
3 5 (13.16%) SAML
3 5 (13.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.63%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.63%) LAMP
4 1 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Replication
2 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
2 5 (13.16%) User Experience
3 4 (10.53%) Clustering
4 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.26%) NHS
6 1 (2.63%) CLARiiON
6 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.63%) IBM XIV
6 1 (2.63%) PKI
6 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Linux
2 4 (10.53%) Windows
3 2 (5.26%) Unix
4 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) ETL
2 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (26.32%) ETL Development
4 8 (21.05%) Database Optimisation
4 8 (21.05%) Kimball Methodology
5 7 (18.42%) Unit Testing
6 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 6 (15.79%) Scrum
7 5 (13.16%) SEO
7 5 (13.16%) Software Delivery
7 5 (13.16%) Workflow
8 4 (10.53%) Data Analysis
8 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
8 4 (10.53%) Release Management
9 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (5.26%) Low Latency
10 2 (5.26%) Migration
10 2 (5.26%) Pair Programming
10 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
10 2 (5.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) SQL
2 8 (21.05%) C#
3 7 (18.42%) T-SQL
4 6 (15.79%) PHP
5 5 (13.16%) C
5 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.89%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.26%) Java
7 2 (5.26%) Ruby
7 2 (5.26%) Scala
7 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.63%) Perl
8 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
1 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) CCDE
3 1 (2.63%) CCIE
3 1 (2.63%) CCNP
3 1 (2.63%) CCSP
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.63%) CISSP
3 1 (2.63%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Varnish
2 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) Docker
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) vSphere
2 1 (2.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Data Guard
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.63%) Ansible
2 1 (2.63%) Cacti
2 1 (2.63%) Graphite
2 1 (2.63%) Nagios
2 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.63%) Opsview
2 1 (2.63%) Puppet
2 1 (2.63%) Salt
2 1 (2.63%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) SCOM
2 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle
2 2 (5.26%) HP
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Percona
2 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco
3 1 (2.63%) Citrix
3 1 (2.63%) Dell
3 1 (2.63%) EMC
3 1 (2.63%) F5
3 1 (2.63%) IBM
3 1 (2.63%) NetApp
3 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.63%) Symantec
3 1 (2.63%) Veritas
3 1 (2.63%) VMware