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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 30 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 5 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.16% 2.90% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.66% 3.87% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate £401 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £388 £378
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +2.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.60
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.35%
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
188 155 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 81.03% 74.88% 63.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 82 43
Average daily rate £438 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £220 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £675 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Performance Tuning Daily Rate Histogram 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 10 February 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 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) Unix
3 4 (33.33%) Siebel
3 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 4 (33.33%) SOA
3 4 (33.33%) SDLC
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (25.00%) Case Management
4 3 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (25.00%) Middleware
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (25.00%) EAI
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Database Tuning
5 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) ETL
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
6 1 (8.33%) JVM Tuning

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (8.33%) OLTP
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (8.33%) Power BI
3 1 (8.33%) PowerCenter
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) SAP HANA
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Siebel Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Informatica Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft BI Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (8.33%) SAP APO Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Basis Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) SAP HANA Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) SOA Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) WebLogic Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Middleware
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) JAAS
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Basis
2 1 (8.33%) SAP XI
2 1 (8.33%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 4 (33.33%) SDLC
2 4 (33.33%) SOA
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) Case Management
3 3 (25.00%) EAI
3 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Database Tuning
4 2 (16.67%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (8.33%) Security Management
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Siebel
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Informatica
4 1 (8.33%) SAP