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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 522 568 542
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -26
Contract jobs citing Database Tuning 107 38 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.077% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.097% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 14 26
Median daily rate £400 £431 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.24% +17.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £336 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £22.50 - £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - -
Database Tuning
UK

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
41115 39220 37496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.13% 79.37% 78.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 27556 25280 24056
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 923 1120 1132
Median hourly rate £27.50 £28.69 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +11 44 £463 +12.12% 9
West Midlands - 19 £400 - 3
Yorkshire +23 15 £400 -11.11% 1
North West -2 12 £369 -
South East -11 6 £413 +13.79% 2
East of England +11 5 £450 - 3
North East - 3 £275 -
South West - 2 £300 -
East Midlands +9 1 - -
Database Tuning
UK

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 136 (72.73%) Performance Tuning
2 123 (65.78%) SQL
3 116 (62.03%) Oracle
4 95 (50.80%) Oracle Database
5 82 (43.85%) SQL Server
6 77 (41.18%) Linux
7 76 (40.64%) Unix
8 60 (32.09%) Oracle Database 11g
9 50 (26.74%) Windows
10 44 (23.53%) Oracle RAC
11 43 (22.99%) Microsoft
11 43 (22.99%) Shell Script
12 41 (21.93%) Oracle Database 10g
12 41 (21.93%) PL/SQL
13 38 (20.32%) Finance
14 37 (19.79%) Perl
14 37 (19.79%) MySQL
14 37 (19.79%) ETL
15 36 (19.25%) Migration
16 35 (18.72%) WebLogic
16 35 (18.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 35 (18.72%) Security Cleared
16 35 (18.72%) SDLC
17 34 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
18 30 (16.04%) Replication
18 30 (16.04%) Data Guard
19 28 (14.97%) Oracle EBS
20 27 (14.44%) Python
20 27 (14.44%) SC Cleared
21 25 (13.37%) Oracle Applications

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 35 (18.72%) WebLogic
2 24 (12.83%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (2.14%) IIS
4 3 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.07%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.53%) Apache
6 1 (0.53%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (7.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 28 (14.97%) Oracle EBS
2 25 (13.37%) Oracle Applications
3 24 (12.83%) Oracle 11i
3 24 (12.83%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.07%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.14%) SAN
2 2 (1.07%) DHCP
2 2 (1.07%) DNS
2 2 (1.07%) Firewall
3 1 (0.53%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.53%) InfiniBand
3 1 (0.53%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (50.80%) Oracle Database
2 82 (43.85%) SQL Server
3 60 (32.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 41 (21.93%) Oracle Database 10g
5 37 (19.79%) MySQL
6 35 (18.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 34 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 24 (12.83%) OLTP
8 24 (12.83%) SQL Server 2012
9 23 (12.30%) Oracle Database 12c
10 22 (11.76%) Oracle Discoverer
10 22 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 20 (10.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 19 (10.16%) SQL Server 2005
12 19 (10.16%) SQL Server 2014
13 18 (9.63%) Relational Database
14 16 (8.56%) Data Warehouse
14 16 (8.56%) RDBMS
15 9 (4.81%) DB2
16 8 (4.28%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (6.42%) Oracle APEX
1 12 (6.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (3.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (2.67%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (1.60%) JMeter
4 3 (1.60%) JUnit
4 3 (1.60%) VisualVM
5 2 (1.07%) Toad
6 1 (0.53%) PVCS
6 1 (0.53%) Subversion
General
1 38 (20.32%) Finance
2 10 (5.35%) Banking
3 9 (4.81%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.07%) Automotive
4 2 (1.07%) Front Office
4 2 (1.07%) Retail
5 1 (0.53%) Back Office
5 1 (0.53%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.53%) French Language
5 1 (0.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 79 (42.25%) Developer
2 78 (41.71%) DBA
3 43 (22.99%) Oracle DBA
4 42 (22.46%) Oracle Developer
5 33 (17.65%) SQL Developer
6 27 (14.44%) SQL DBA
7 24 (12.83%) C++ Developer
7 24 (12.83%) Linux Developer
7 24 (12.83%) MySQL Developer
7 24 (12.83%) Unix Developer
8 21 (11.23%) SC Cleared DBA
9 18 (9.63%) SQL Server DBA
10 16 (8.56%) Administrator
11 15 (8.02%) Architect
11 15 (8.02%) ETL Developer
11 15 (8.02%) Oracle Applications DBA
11 15 (8.02%) SSIS Developer
12 13 (6.95%) SQL Server Developer
13 11 (5.88%) Data Architect
14 10 (5.35%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (12.83%) STL
2 13 (6.95%) .NET
3 12 (6.42%) Web Services
3 12 (6.42%) XML
4 11 (5.88%) jQuery
5 10 (5.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (2.67%) Spring
7 4 (2.14%) JSON
8 3 (1.60%) Ajax
8 3 (1.60%) J2SE
8 3 (1.60%) JMS
8 3 (1.60%) JMX
8 3 (1.60%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 3 (1.60%) REST
8 3 (1.60%) SOAP
8 3 (1.60%) Unity DI Container
9 2 (1.07%) JDBC
9 2 (1.07%) Middleware
9 2 (1.07%) POSIX
9 2 (1.07%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.04%) Replication
2 17 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.88%) N-Tier
4 10 (5.35%) Clustering
5 4 (2.14%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.14%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.14%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.14%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.60%) Enterprise Cloud
6 3 (1.60%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (1.60%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.07%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.07%) Derivative
7 2 (1.07%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.53%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.53%) Fintech
8 1 (0.53%) Ontologies
8 1 (0.53%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 77 (41.18%) Linux
2 76 (40.64%) Unix
3 50 (26.74%) Windows
4 12 (6.42%) Solaris
5 6 (3.21%) AIX
6 5 (2.67%) Debian
6 5 (2.67%) Windows Server
7 4 (2.14%) zOS
8 3 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (72.73%) Performance Tuning
2 37 (19.79%) ETL
3 36 (19.25%) Migration
4 35 (18.72%) SDLC
5 25 (13.37%) OO
5 25 (13.37%) Release Management
6 24 (12.83%) Data Modelling
6 24 (12.83%) Software Engineering
7 23 (12.30%) High Availability
8 19 (10.16%) Performance Monitoring
9 17 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
9 17 (9.09%) Physical Data Model
10 15 (8.02%) Logical Data Model
11 13 (6.95%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (6.95%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (6.42%) Analytics
12 12 (6.42%) Data Management
12 12 (6.42%) Database Optimisation
13 10 (5.35%) MVC
13 10 (5.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 123 (65.78%) SQL
2 43 (22.99%) Shell Script
3 41 (21.93%) PL/SQL
4 37 (19.79%) Perl
5 27 (14.44%) Python
6 24 (12.83%) C++
6 24 (12.83%) T-SQL
7 16 (8.56%) Java
8 13 (6.95%) C#
9 11 (5.88%) C
10 10 (5.35%) VBA
11 7 (3.74%) VBScript
12 5 (2.67%) JavaScript
13 4 (2.14%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.60%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.60%) Ruby
15 2 (1.07%) PHP
15 2 (1.07%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (18.72%) Security Cleared
2 27 (14.44%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.42%) Degree
4 11 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
5 10 (5.35%) OCP
6 4 (2.14%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.60%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.53%) CCNA
8 1 (0.53%) CCNP
8 1 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.53%) HND
8 1 (0.53%) MCP
8 1 (0.53%) MCSE
8 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.35%) SLA
2 2 (1.07%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.53%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 44 (23.53%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (2.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.14%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.07%) HDFS
6 1 (0.53%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 30 (16.04%) Data Guard
2 25 (13.37%) Oracle RMAN
3 16 (8.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (4.28%) SCOM
5 1 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 116 (62.03%) Oracle
2 43 (22.99%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.28%) Veritas
4 6 (3.21%) Trillium
5 5 (2.67%) Informatica
6 4 (2.14%) Cognos
6 4 (2.14%) Lumension
6 4 (2.14%) Sybase
7 3 (1.60%) Remedy
7 3 (1.60%) Teradata
7 3 (1.60%) VMware
8 2 (1.07%) Hortonworks
8 2 (1.07%) Siebel
8 2 (1.07%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.53%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.53%) EMC
9 1 (0.53%) Percona
9 1 (0.53%) RainStor
9 1 (0.53%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.53%) Tableau
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