The table below looks at the statistics for Database Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Database Tuning over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Performance Tuning
Rank - 57 -
Contract jobs citing Database Tuning 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.28% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £406 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £395 £390
% change year-on-year
-11.39% +1.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Database Tuning
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
590 544 564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 76.82% 76.40% 73.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 348 321
Median daily rate £408 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.87% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £590 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 17
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £10.59 £17.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £42.50 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

Database Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Database Tuning as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Database Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Database Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Database Tuning Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham