Period
to 23 January 2018

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 23 January 2018 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 45 41
Rank change year-on-year +6 -4 -11
Contract jobs citing Performance Tuning 5 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.35% 0.70% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 0.90% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 10
Liverpool median daily rate £500 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +33.33% +18.58%
10th Percentile £425 £395 £335
90th Percentile £525 £575 £500
Merseyside median daily rate £500 £500 £375
% change year-on-year - +33.33% +32.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 321 334 446
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 86.52% 78.22% 81.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 229 280
Liverpool median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £222 £213 £192
90th Percentile £550 £600 £525
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 10
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £35.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -62.96% +180.76%
10th Percentile £11.30 £11.00 £12.70
90th Percentile £18.87 £28.30 £143.00
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £35.10
% change year-on-year - -62.96% +133.97%

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 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Tuning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 3 (60.00%) LDAP
2 3 (60.00%) JDeveloper
2 3 (60.00%) SAML
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Siebel
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing

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 3 (60.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JDeveloper
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) J2EE
1 3 (60.00%) LDAP
1 3 (60.00%) SAML
1 3 (60.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Identity Management
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Siebel