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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 543 530 551
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +21
Contract jobs citing Database Tuning 63 84 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.20% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 40 40
Median daily rate £469 £350 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.92% -18.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £220 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -3.33%
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% -
Database Tuning
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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
37968 41123 39833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.80% 81.48% 77.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 25471 27052 26380
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 996 1222 1137
Median hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -4 24 £488 +39.28% 1
South East +29 13 £510 +10.86% 3
North West +9 8 £475 +55.73%
East of England +1 7 £221 -36.78%
South West +11 6 £410 -8.88% 1
West Midlands -13 4 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
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Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 68 (70.10%) SQL
2 66 (68.04%) Oracle
3 53 (54.64%) Oracle Database
4 48 (49.48%) Performance Tuning
5 43 (44.33%) Unix
6 33 (34.02%) SQL Server
7 32 (32.99%) OLTP
8 26 (26.80%) Python
8 26 (26.80%) OO
8 26 (26.80%) C++
8 26 (26.80%) Software Engineering
9 25 (25.77%) Release Management
9 25 (25.77%) Perl
9 25 (25.77%) STL
9 25 (25.77%) SDLC
10 21 (21.65%) Oracle Database 11g
11 19 (19.59%) Oracle RAC
11 19 (19.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 19 (19.59%) ETL
12 18 (18.56%) T-SQL
12 18 (18.56%) Finance
12 18 (18.56%) Database Security
13 17 (17.53%) Performance Monitoring
14 16 (16.49%) Replication
14 16 (16.49%) Linux
14 16 (16.49%) Oracle Database 10g
15 15 (15.46%) Oracle Database 12c
16 13 (13.40%) SQL Server 2014
17 12 (12.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 12 (12.37%) Agile Software Development

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 6 (6.19%) WebLogic
2 5 (5.15%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (2.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.03%) Apache
4 1 (1.03%) Confluence
4 1 (1.03%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.06%) MS Office
3 1 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (6.19%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (6.19%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (6.19%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (5.15%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (2.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.12%) Intranet
1 4 (4.12%) SAN
2 1 (1.03%) Internet
2 1 (1.03%) LAN
2 1 (1.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (54.64%) Oracle Database
2 33 (34.02%) SQL Server
3 32 (32.99%) OLTP
4 21 (21.65%) Oracle Database 11g
5 19 (19.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (16.49%) Oracle Database 10g
7 15 (15.46%) Oracle Database 12c
8 13 (13.40%) SQL Server 2014
9 12 (12.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (12.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (11.34%) MySQL
10 11 (11.34%) OLAP
10 11 (11.34%) Oracle Exadata
11 7 (7.22%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (7.22%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (7.22%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (7.22%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (6.19%) MariaDB
12 6 (6.19%) Relational Database
12 6 (6.19%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 10 (10.31%) JIRA
2 8 (8.25%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.19%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.09%) AccuRev
6 2 (2.06%) Subversion
7 1 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.03%) ClearCase
7 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
General
1 18 (18.56%) Finance
2 6 (6.19%) Banking
3 4 (4.12%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.12%) Publishing
4 3 (3.09%) Marketing
5 2 (2.06%) Electronics
5 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.03%) Automotive
6 1 (1.03%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (44.33%) Developer
2 29 (29.90%) DBA
3 25 (25.77%) C++ Developer
4 13 (13.40%) Architect
4 13 (13.40%) Oracle DBA
5 11 (11.34%) SQL DBA
6 10 (10.31%) SQL Developer
7 9 (9.28%) Consultant
8 8 (8.25%) ETL Developer
9 7 (7.22%) SSIS Developer
10 6 (6.19%) Administrator
10 6 (6.19%) Database Specialist
10 6 (6.19%) MySQL Developer
10 6 (6.19%) Oracle Consultant
10 6 (6.19%) SQL Server DBA
11 5 (5.15%) Analyst
11 5 (5.15%) Oracle Architect
12 4 (4.12%) Oracle Applications DBA
12 4 (4.12%) Oracle Developer
12 4 (4.12%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (25.77%) STL
2 10 (10.31%) Middleware
3 4 (4.12%) Web Services
4 3 (3.09%) .NET
4 3 (3.09%) J2EE
4 3 (3.09%) JMS
4 3 (3.09%) JSON
4 3 (3.09%) RESTful
4 3 (3.09%) SOAP
5 2 (2.06%) Java EE
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (1.03%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.03%) Django
6 1 (1.03%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.03%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.03%) JPA
6 1 (1.03%) MDX
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.03%) Spring
6 1 (1.03%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.49%) Replication
2 5 (5.15%) Clustering
3 4 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.12%) Informatics
4 3 (3.09%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.06%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.06%) User Experience
5 2 (2.06%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.03%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.03%) Derivative
6 1 (1.03%) Fintech
6 1 (1.03%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.03%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Exalogic
6 1 (1.03%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.03%) Statistics
6 1 (1.03%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 43 (44.33%) Unix
2 16 (16.49%) Linux
3 6 (6.19%) Windows
4 3 (3.09%) Solaris
5 2 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.03%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (49.48%) Performance Tuning
2 26 (26.80%) OO
2 26 (26.80%) Software Engineering
3 25 (25.77%) Release Management
3 25 (25.77%) SDLC
4 19 (19.59%) ETL
5 18 (18.56%) Database Security
6 17 (17.53%) Performance Monitoring
7 12 (12.37%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (10.31%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (9.28%) High Availability
9 9 (9.28%) Migration
10 8 (8.25%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (8.25%) ITIL
11 6 (6.19%) SOA
12 5 (5.15%) Customer Insight
12 5 (5.15%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (5.15%) Service Management
12 5 (5.15%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (4.12%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 68 (70.10%) SQL
2 26 (26.80%) C++
2 26 (26.80%) Python
3 25 (25.77%) Perl
4 18 (18.56%) T-SQL
5 11 (11.34%) Shell Script
6 7 (7.22%) PL/SQL
7 5 (5.15%) Java
8 1 (1.03%) C
8 1 (1.03%) Korn
8 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.03%) VB
8 1 (1.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (4.12%) OCP
1 4 (4.12%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (3.09%) Degree
2 3 (3.09%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) PCI DSS
1 3 (3.09%) QA
2 2 (2.06%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.06%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (19.59%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (5.15%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (4.12%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.03%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (8.25%) Data Guard
2 5 (5.15%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (4.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.03%) Ansible
4 1 (1.03%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.03%) Control-M
4 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (1.03%) Foglight
Vendors
1 66 (68.04%) Oracle
2 6 (6.19%) Talend
3 5 (5.15%) Teradata
4 4 (4.12%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.09%) Tableau
5 3 (3.09%) WorldPay
6 2 (2.06%) Informatica
6 2 (2.06%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.06%) SAP
7 1 (1.03%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.03%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.03%) Imperva
7 1 (1.03%) RainStor
7 1 (1.03%) Remedy
7 1 (1.03%) Siebel
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