The table below looks at the statistics for Database Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Database Tuning over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Performance Tuning
Rank - 92 86
Contract jobs citing Database Tuning 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.078% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.096% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £363 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Database Tuning
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
888 1042 930
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 84.49% 80.84% 77.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 484 509 522
Median daily rate £405 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 27 29
Median hourly rate £38.50 £27.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £11.59 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

Database Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Database Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Database Tuning Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire