The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 25 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 6 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.05% 2.78% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.48% 3.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£388 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.65 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+22.78% +9.40%
Performance Tuning
Merseyside

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
134 133 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 68.02% 73.89% 65.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 83 53
Average daily rate £375 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Performance Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Performance Tuning
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Performance Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Siebel
3 4 (33.33%) UNIX
3 4 (33.33%) Change Management
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (25.00%) IBM InfoSphere
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (16.67%) Database Tuning
5 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 2 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Data Mapping
5 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (16.67%) Sybase ASE
5 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (16.67%) Sybase
5 2 (16.67%) DB2

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) DMZ
1 1 (8.33%) MGCP
1 1 (8.33%) H.323
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco ICM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (25.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (16.67%) DB2
2 2 (16.67%) OLAP
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (16.67%) Siebel EIM
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (16.67%) Sybase ASE
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) ERwin
2 1 (8.33%) Ant
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) DBA
1 3 (25.00%) Architect
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Data Architect
2 2 (16.67%) DB2 DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) DB2 Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Database Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) XML
1 1 (8.33%) XSD
1 1 (8.33%) XSLT
1 1 (8.33%) WSDL
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (8.33%) IVR
1 1 (8.33%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) UNIX
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
4 1 (8.33%) Windows NT
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Data Mapping
3 2 (16.67%) Database Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco ICM Scripting
4 1 (8.33%) Release Management
4 1 (8.33%) DNA
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) VMFS
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (8.33%) vCloud
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) Siebel
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Sybase
4 2 (16.67%) Informatica
4 2 (16.67%) IBM
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (8.33%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) Perforce
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) EMC
5 1 (8.33%) CA