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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 19 20 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 3 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 2.97% 2.80% 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 3.90% 4.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate
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£150 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.52% +1.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £62.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -44.00%
Performance Tuning
Northern Ireland

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
75 77 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 74.26% 71.96% 61.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 23 90
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £265 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £10.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

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 County Antrim region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +1 3 £150 -60.52%
Performance Tuning
Northern Ireland

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Database Security
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) General Ledger
3 2 (40.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (40.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (40.00%) MS Access
3 2 (40.00%) Cognos
3 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) ETL
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 (40.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (40.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (40.00%) MS Access
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) General Ledger
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Access Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Database Security
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Business Objects
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Cognos