Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for Performance Tuning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Tuning over the 6 months to 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Performance Tuning
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 32 30
Rank change year-on-year -19 -2 -7
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 3 19 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.59% 3.95% 4.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 4.87% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 4
Liverpool median daily rate £363 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.12% +3.13% -5.88%
10th Percentile £344 £365 £305
90th Percentile £381 £475 £478
Merseyside median daily rate £363 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -12.12% +3.13% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -

Performance Tuning is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 417 390 422
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 82.09% 81.08% 77.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 257 234
Liverpool median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £263 £263 £203
90th Percentile £533 £525 £675
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.50 £18.80 £51.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.19% -63.61% +148.99%
10th Percentile £11.75 £10.70 £50.83
90th Percentile £15.56 £26.85 £52.50
Merseyside median hourly rate £15.64 £18.80 £51.67
% change year-on-year -16.84% -63.61% +179.27%

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

Job postings citing Performance Tuning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Liverpool.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tuning in Liverpool

Performance Tuning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Tuning in Liverpool

Performance Tuning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Tuning in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Talend
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (66.67%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) BPEL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC

Performance Tuning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (66.67%) OBIEE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) BPEL
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Talend