The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Tuning
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 35 41 27
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 1 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.42% 0.36% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.48% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £386
% change year-on-year
- +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -17.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
180 210 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 75.31% 75.27% 70.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 119 132
Median daily rate £325 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 7
Median hourly rate £18.50 £40.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.75% +280.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £14.78 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £42.00 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 - -
Performance Tuning
East Midlands

Performance Tuning
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ETL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft