The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leicestershire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 37 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 10 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.81% - 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.88% - 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
- -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £62.50 £30.38
% change year-on-year
-44.00% +105.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
258 154 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 72.47% 69.68% 52.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 61 43
Average daily rate £300 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £271 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £738 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 24 10
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +52.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.67 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Performance Tuning
East Midlands

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Performance Tuning
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Performance Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Performance Tuning
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 9 - - 1
Performance Tuning
East Midlands

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (87.50%) .NET
3 11 (68.75%) SQL
3 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
4 10 (62.50%) VB.NET
5 9 (56.25%) .NET Framework
6 7 (43.75%) jQuery
6 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
7 6 (37.50%) Web Design
8 5 (31.25%) IIS
8 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
8 5 (31.25%) C#
8 5 (31.25%) HTML
8 5 (31.25%) CSS
8 5 (31.25%) JSON
9 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (18.75%) MVC
10 3 (18.75%) Graphic Design
11 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (6.25%) ETL
12 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
12 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
12 1 (6.25%) Dell
12 1 (6.25%) SAN
12 1 (6.25%) NetApp
12 1 (6.25%) Windows
12 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
12 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 5 (31.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
1 14 (87.50%) .NET Developer
2 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET Developer
3 10 (62.50%) VB.NET Developer
4 7 (43.75%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (31.25%) C# Developer
5 5 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (25.00%) Web Developer
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Developer
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
6 4 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (12.50%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (12.50%) DBA
7 2 (12.50%) SQL DBA
8 1 (6.25%) Server Administrator
8 1 (6.25%) Administrator
8 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
3 9 (56.25%) .NET Framework
4 7 (43.75%) jQuery
5 5 (31.25%) HTML
5 5 (31.25%) CSS
5 5 (31.25%) JSON
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Web Design
2 3 (18.75%) MVC
3 1 (6.25%) ETL
3 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) VB.NET
3 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
4 5 (31.25%) C#
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCOM
1 1 (6.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) Dell
1 1 (6.25%) NetApp
1 1 (6.25%) Tableau
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