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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 66 58 72
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 7 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.70% 1.81% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 2.27% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 8
Average daily rate
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£336 £363 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.24% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £343 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +19.40%
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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
780 704 841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 78.39% 79.64% 77.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 390 475
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 12
Average hourly rate £11.43 £45.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.61% +210.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.20 £28.40 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £80.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014, 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 22 (68.75%) SQL
2 21 (65.63%) Oracle
3 12 (37.50%) Java
4 11 (34.38%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (34.38%) Data Modelling
4 11 (34.38%) PL/SQL
5 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database
7 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (25.00%) Linux
7 8 (25.00%) Apache
7 8 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (18.75%) XML
8 6 (18.75%) Performance Testing
8 6 (18.75%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
8 6 (18.75%) Open Source
9 5 (15.63%) Redis
9 5 (15.63%) OpenLDAP
9 5 (15.63%) Data Migration
9 5 (15.63%) WebLogic
9 5 (15.63%) PHP
9 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
9 5 (15.63%) Tomcat
9 5 (15.63%) Python
9 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
9 5 (15.63%) JMeter

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 8 (25.00%) Apache
2 5 (15.63%) WebLogic
2 5 (15.63%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.38%) Confluence
3 3 (9.38%) nginx
4 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) OpenLDAP
2 3 (9.38%) SSH
2 3 (9.38%) SSL
3 2 (6.25%) SAN
4 1 (3.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database
4 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (18.75%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (15.63%) Redis
7 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
8 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (9.38%) Pentaho
8 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (9.38%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (9.38%) SQLPlus
9 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.63%) JMeter
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (9.38%) JIRA
3 3 (9.38%) Maven
4 2 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (3.13%) NUnit
5 1 (3.13%) JUnit
General
1 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) DBA
3 6 (18.75%) Architect
4 5 (15.63%) Technical Architect
4 5 (15.63%) SQL Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Tester
6 3 (9.38%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Technical Tester
6 3 (9.38%) Team Leader
7 2 (6.25%) Database Developer
7 2 (6.25%) SQL DBA
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Administrator
8 1 (3.13%) OBIEE Developer
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Server DBA
8 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) XML
2 3 (9.38%) REST
3 2 (6.25%) .NET
4 1 (3.13%) Java EE
4 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Open Source
2 3 (9.38%) Reference Data
2 3 (9.38%) Data Integration
3 2 (6.25%) Replication
3 2 (6.25%) Clustering
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) UNIX
3 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Data Modelling
2 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (18.75%) Performance Testing
3 5 (15.63%) Data Migration
3 5 (15.63%) Validation
3 5 (15.63%) Migration
4 4 (12.50%) ETL
4 4 (12.50%) Data Architecture
5 3 (9.38%) Database Tuning
5 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.38%) Scrum
6 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.13%) Line Management
7 1 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (3.13%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.13%) Load Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.13%) ITIL
7 1 (3.13%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) SQL
2 12 (37.50%) Java
3 11 (34.38%) PL/SQL
4 5 (15.63%) PHP
4 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
4 5 (15.63%) Python
5 4 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 3 (9.38%) C#
6 3 (9.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Oracle
2 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) SAP
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