The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim 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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank - 15 30
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 0 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim - 3.41% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.66% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £380 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £49.66
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -29.52%
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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 County Antrim region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
83 53 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 78.30% 60.23% 56.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 19 73
Average daily rate £225 £373 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.59% +14.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £278 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £380 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

Performance Tuning
Top 26 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim 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 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) General Ledger
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Framework Manager

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) General Ledger
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft