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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Tuning
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
Rank - - 20
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim - - 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%

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
172 61 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 77.83% 74.39% 76.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 25 37
Median daily rate £370 £375 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £88
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of contract jobs across the County Antrim 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 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 21 January 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 5 (100.00%) High Availability
1 5 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (20.00%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (20.00%) Data Guard
4 1 (20.00%) Clustering
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Sybase
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) DBA
2 2 (40.00%) MongoDB DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Sybase DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) High Availability
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 5 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase