The table below looks at the statistics for Database Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Database Tuning over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Performance Tuning
Rank - 18 -
Contract jobs citing Database Tuning 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim - 1.45% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £65.00 -
% change year-on-year
-65.38% -
Database Tuning
Northern Ireland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
103 46 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 81.10% 66.67% 89.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 25 41
Median daily rate £308 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £93 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £575 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Database Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of contract jobs across the County Antrim 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 County Antrim