The table below looks at the statistics for Database Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Database Tuning over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Performance Tuning
UK / England
Rank 531 531 530
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Database Tuning 48 77 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 43 39
Median daily rate £456 £350 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.35% -18.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 -
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
34591 38854 37356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.76% 82.81% 79.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 23092 25730 24027
Median daily rate £450 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 889 1061 1006
Median hourly rate £35.75 £37.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.66% +44.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.87 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.10 £56.30 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Database Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

Database Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Database Tuning Daily Rate Trend in England

Database Tuning
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Database Tuning across the England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Database Tuning Daily Rate Histogram in England

Database Tuning
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Database Tuning across the England region.

Database Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in England

Database Tuning
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Database Tuning within the England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -9 22 £525 +58.49% 4
South West +9 10 £450 -
North East - 5 £550 -
South East +11 3 £300 -44.18% 2
East of England +4 3 £258 - 1
North West +11 2 £325 -3.70%
West Midlands +2 2 £400 +66.66%
East Midlands +5 1 - -
Database Tuning
UK

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Database 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 England region with a requirement for Database Tuning.

1 74 (71.15%) Oracle
2 64 (61.54%) SQL
3 53 (50.96%) Oracle Database
4 47 (45.19%) Performance Tuning
5 46 (44.23%) Unix
6 31 (29.81%) Software Engineering
7 29 (27.88%) OLTP
8 27 (25.96%) SDLC
9 26 (25.00%) Linux
10 25 (24.04%) OO
10 25 (24.04%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (23.08%) Release Management
12 23 (22.12%) STL
12 23 (22.12%) C++
12 23 (22.12%) SQL Server
13 22 (21.15%) Perl
13 22 (21.15%) Oracle RAC
14 21 (20.19%) Oracle Database 11g
14 21 (20.19%) Finance
15 20 (19.23%) Python
15 20 (19.23%) ETL
16 17 (16.35%) JIRA
16 17 (16.35%) Git (software)
17 16 (15.38%) Oracle Exadata
17 16 (15.38%) Database Security
18 15 (14.42%) Oracle Database 10g
19 14 (13.46%) Java
19 14 (13.46%) Oracle Database 12c
19 14 (13.46%) Performance Monitoring
20 13 (12.50%) Data Modelling

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 10 (9.62%) Confluence
2 7 (6.73%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.85%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (3.85%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (4.81%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (3.85%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (2.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.65%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.85%) Intranet
2 2 (1.92%) LAN
2 2 (1.92%) WAN
3 1 (0.96%) Internet
3 1 (0.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (50.96%) Oracle Database
2 29 (27.88%) OLTP
3 23 (22.12%) SQL Server
4 21 (20.19%) Oracle Database 11g
5 16 (15.38%) Oracle Exadata
6 15 (14.42%) Oracle Database 10g
7 14 (13.46%) Oracle Database 12c
8 12 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (10.58%) SQL Server 2014
10 9 (8.65%) MySQL
10 9 (8.65%) Oracle BI EE
10 9 (8.65%) Relational Database
11 8 (7.69%) OLAP
11 8 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (6.73%) DB2
12 7 (6.73%) RDBMS
13 6 (5.77%) MariaDB
13 6 (5.77%) Snowflake Schema
13 6 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (4.81%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (16.35%) Git (software)
1 17 (16.35%) JIRA
2 7 (6.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (5.77%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (2.88%) AccuRev
5 2 (1.92%) JUnit
5 2 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.96%) Subversion
General
1 21 (20.19%) Finance
2 5 (4.81%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.85%) Banking
3 4 (3.85%) Electronics
3 4 (3.85%) Marketing
3 4 (3.85%) Publishing
3 4 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.92%) Front Office
4 2 (1.92%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.96%) Automotive
5 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (35.58%) Developer
2 23 (22.12%) C++ Developer
2 23 (22.12%) DBA
3 14 (13.46%) Architect
4 12 (11.54%) Oracle DBA
5 11 (10.58%) Consultant
6 8 (7.69%) Oracle Consultant
6 8 (7.69%) SQL DBA
7 7 (6.73%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (6.73%) Java Engineer
7 7 (6.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 7 (6.73%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (6.73%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 7 (6.73%) WebOps Engineer
8 6 (5.77%) Database Specialist
8 6 (5.77%) ETL Developer
8 6 (5.77%) SQL Developer
9 5 (4.81%) Database Architect
9 5 (4.81%) Oracle Architect
10 4 (3.85%) Database Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (22.12%) STL
2 10 (9.62%) Middleware
3 7 (6.73%) Elastic Stack
3 7 (6.73%) Web Services
3 7 (6.73%) WebCenter
4 5 (4.81%) JMS
4 5 (4.81%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 4 (3.85%) .NET
5 4 (3.85%) J2SE
6 3 (2.88%) J2EE
6 3 (2.88%) JSON
6 3 (2.88%) RESTful
6 3 (2.88%) SOAP
7 2 (1.92%) Java EE
7 2 (1.92%) Spring
8 1 (0.96%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.96%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.96%) MDX
8 1 (0.96%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (8.65%) Replication
2 4 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.85%) Equity Derivative
2 4 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.85%) Oracle Exalytics
3 3 (2.88%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.92%) Derivative
4 2 (1.92%) Fintech
4 2 (1.92%) User Experience
5 1 (0.96%) Clustering
5 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.96%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle Exalogic
5 1 (0.96%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.96%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.96%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 46 (44.23%) Unix
2 26 (25.00%) Linux
3 12 (11.54%) Windows
4 7 (6.73%) Amazon Linux
4 7 (6.73%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.92%) AIX
5 2 (1.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (45.19%) Performance Tuning
2 31 (29.81%) Software Engineering
3 27 (25.96%) SDLC
4 25 (24.04%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (24.04%) OO
5 24 (23.08%) Release Management
6 20 (19.23%) ETL
7 16 (15.38%) Database Security
8 14 (13.46%) Performance Monitoring
9 13 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (12.50%) Data Modelling
10 10 (9.62%) Logical Data Model
11 9 (8.65%) Capacity Planning
11 9 (8.65%) ITIL
11 9 (8.65%) Migration
12 8 (7.69%) Data Management
12 8 (7.69%) DevOps
12 8 (7.69%) High Availability
13 7 (6.73%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (6.73%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 64 (61.54%) SQL
2 23 (22.12%) C++
3 22 (21.15%) Perl
4 20 (19.23%) Python
5 14 (13.46%) Java
6 12 (11.54%) Shell Script
7 11 (10.58%) T-SQL
8 9 (8.65%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.92%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.96%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (4.81%) Degree
2 3 (2.88%) OCP
2 3 (2.88%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (1.92%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.73%) PCI DSS
2 5 (4.81%) QA
3 3 (2.88%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.88%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (21.15%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (6.73%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.73%) Docker
3 4 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (7.69%) Ansible
1 8 (7.69%) Data Guard
2 7 (6.73%) Icinga
2 7 (6.73%) Kibana
2 7 (6.73%) logstash
3 6 (5.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (4.81%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (0.96%) SCOM
Vendors
1 74 (71.15%) Oracle
2 7 (6.73%) Atlassian
2 7 (6.73%) Red Hat
3 6 (5.77%) Talend
3 6 (5.77%) WorldPay
4 5 (4.81%) Teradata
5 4 (3.85%) Sybase
6 3 (2.88%) SAP
7 2 (1.92%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.92%) Tableau
8 1 (0.96%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.96%) IBM
8 1 (0.96%) Informatica
8 1 (0.96%) Siebel
8 1 (0.96%) Veritas
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Michael Bailey Associates
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McGregor Boyall
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