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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 24 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 11 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.64% 4.38% 5.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.58% 6.11% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 4
Average daily rate £450 £400 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +32.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £320 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £400 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
197 180 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 83.12% 71.71% 75.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 102 59
Average daily rate £380 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £224 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £675 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £18.80 £51.67 £95.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.61% -45.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 29 April 2016, 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 11 (68.75%) Oracle
2 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
2 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) ETL
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) Siebel
4 5 (31.25%) CRM
4 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
4 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
4 5 (31.25%) Informatica
4 5 (31.25%) Data Migration
4 5 (31.25%) Migration
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) SOA
5 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (25.00%) Unix
5 4 (25.00%) Database Tuning
5 4 (25.00%) SDLC
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (18.75%) Big Data
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
6 3 (18.75%) PowerCenter
6 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
6 3 (18.75%) Middleware
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (12.50%) IBM
7 2 (12.50%) Teradata
7 2 (12.50%) Change Management

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (18.75%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Big Data
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle ODI
1 3 (18.75%) PowerCenter
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (12.50%) Siebel EIM
3 1 (6.25%) DataStax
3 1 (6.25%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.25%) Power BI
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) SAP HANA
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Informatica Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Data Migration Developer
3 2 (12.50%) DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Big Data Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) CRM Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Data Manager
4 1 (6.25%) ETL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft BI Architect
4 1 (6.25%) SAP APO Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) SAP HANA Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) SOA Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Middleware
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (6.25%) J2EE
2 1 (6.25%) JAAS
2 1 (6.25%) SAP Basis
2 1 (6.25%) SAP XI
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ETL
2 5 (31.25%) CRM
2 5 (31.25%) Data Migration
2 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
2 5 (31.25%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (25.00%) Database Tuning
3 4 (25.00%) SDLC
3 4 (25.00%) SOA
4 2 (12.50%) Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Mapping
4 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.25%) Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) MapReduce
5 1 (6.25%) Master Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) Open Source
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) HDFS
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle
2 6 (37.50%) Siebel
3 5 (31.25%) Informatica
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) IBM
5 2 (12.50%) Teradata
6 1 (6.25%) Hortonworks
6 1 (6.25%) SAP