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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 533 569 538
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -31
Contract jobs citing Database Tuning 98 41 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.081% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.10% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 18 25
Median daily rate £400 £419 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.47% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £359 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
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
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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
41645 40103 38723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.71% 79.12% 77.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 27844 25420 24585
Median daily rate £445 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.22% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 911 1177 1144
Median hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.88 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

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 4 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 4 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 +5 42 £400 -3.03% 5
Yorkshire +12 15 £400 -11.11% 3
North West +8 13 £350 -
South East 0 11 £450 +24.13%
West Midlands - 10 - - 1
North East - 3 £275 -
East Midlands +9 2 - -
South West - 2 £300 - 1
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Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 121 (69.14%) Performance Tuning
2 120 (68.57%) SQL
3 101 (57.71%) Oracle
4 84 (48.00%) SQL Server
5 80 (45.71%) Oracle Database
6 69 (39.43%) Unix
7 67 (38.29%) Linux
8 46 (26.29%) Oracle Database 11g
9 45 (25.71%) Microsoft
10 41 (23.43%) Migration
11 40 (22.86%) Finance
11 40 (22.86%) Windows
12 39 (22.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 37 (21.14%) ETL
13 37 (21.14%) SDLC
14 36 (20.57%) Shell Script
15 35 (20.00%) MySQL
15 35 (20.00%) Perl
16 34 (19.43%) Oracle Database 10g
17 33 (18.86%) PL/SQL
18 32 (18.29%) SQL Server 2008
19 31 (17.71%) Oracle RAC
20 30 (17.14%) Replication
21 28 (16.00%) Python
21 28 (16.00%) Security Cleared
22 27 (15.43%) Software Engineering
22 27 (15.43%) OO
23 26 (14.86%) T-SQL
23 26 (14.86%) Oracle RMAN
23 26 (14.86%) Release Management

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 20 (11.43%) WebLogic
2 16 (9.14%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (2.29%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.14%) IIS
4 2 (1.14%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (1.14%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.57%) Apache
5 1 (0.57%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.57%) Confluence
5 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (11.43%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (9.71%) Oracle Applications
3 16 (9.14%) Oracle 11i
3 16 (9.14%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.14%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (1.14%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.29%) SAN
2 2 (1.14%) DHCP
2 2 (1.14%) DNS
3 1 (0.57%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.57%) InfiniBand
3 1 (0.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 80 (45.71%) Oracle Database
3 46 (26.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 39 (22.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 35 (20.00%) MySQL
6 34 (19.43%) Oracle Database 10g
7 32 (18.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 25 (14.29%) OLTP
8 25 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 22 (12.57%) SQL Server 2012
10 21 (12.00%) Oracle Database 12c
10 21 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 19 (10.86%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (9.14%) SQL Server 2005
12 16 (9.14%) SQL Server 2014
13 14 (8.00%) Oracle Discoverer
14 10 (5.71%) DB2
15 9 (5.14%) Relational Database
16 8 (4.57%) MongoDB
16 8 (4.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (6.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (1.71%) AccuRev
4 3 (1.71%) JMeter
4 3 (1.71%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (1.71%) VisualVM
5 2 (1.14%) Subversion
6 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.57%) JIRA
6 1 (0.57%) JUnit
6 1 (0.57%) LSMW
6 1 (0.57%) PVCS
6 1 (0.57%) Toad
General
1 40 (22.86%) Finance
2 12 (6.86%) Banking
3 9 (5.14%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.71%) Automotive
5 2 (1.14%) Retail
6 1 (0.57%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.57%) French Language
6 1 (0.57%) Games
6 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (42.86%) Developer
2 69 (39.43%) DBA
3 36 (20.57%) Oracle DBA
3 36 (20.57%) SQL Developer
4 35 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
5 26 (14.86%) SQL DBA
5 26 (14.86%) Unix Developer
6 25 (14.29%) C++ Developer
6 25 (14.29%) Linux Developer
7 24 (13.71%) MySQL Developer
8 18 (10.29%) ETL Developer
9 16 (9.14%) SSIS Developer
10 15 (8.57%) Administrator
10 15 (8.57%) Architect
10 15 (8.57%) SQL Server DBA
10 15 (8.57%) SQL Server Developer
11 14 (8.00%) SC Cleared DBA
12 12 (6.86%) T-SQL Developer
13 11 (6.29%) Data Architect
14 7 (4.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (14.29%) STL
2 15 (8.57%) .NET
3 11 (6.29%) jQuery
4 10 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (2.86%) Web Services
5 5 (2.86%) XML
6 4 (2.29%) JSON
6 4 (2.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 3 (1.71%) Ajax
7 3 (1.71%) JMX
7 3 (1.71%) REST
7 3 (1.71%) SOAP
7 3 (1.71%) Spring
7 3 (1.71%) Unity DI Container
8 2 (1.14%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.14%) JDBC
8 2 (1.14%) Middleware
8 2 (1.14%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (1.14%) POSIX
8 2 (1.14%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.14%) Replication
2 17 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.00%) Clustering
4 5 (2.86%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.29%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.29%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.29%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.29%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.71%) Enterprise Cloud
6 3 (1.71%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.14%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.14%) Data Conversion
7 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.57%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.57%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.57%) Fintech
8 1 (0.57%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.57%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.57%) NHS
8 1 (0.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 69 (39.43%) Unix
2 67 (38.29%) Linux
3 40 (22.86%) Windows
4 12 (6.86%) Solaris
5 6 (3.43%) AIX
6 5 (2.86%) Debian
6 5 (2.86%) Windows Server
7 4 (2.29%) zOS
8 3 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (69.14%) Performance Tuning
2 41 (23.43%) Migration
3 37 (21.14%) ETL
3 37 (21.14%) SDLC
4 27 (15.43%) OO
4 27 (15.43%) Software Engineering
5 26 (14.86%) Release Management
6 22 (12.57%) High Availability
7 19 (10.86%) Data Modelling
7 19 (10.86%) Performance Monitoring
8 16 (9.14%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
10 14 (8.00%) Data Management
11 13 (7.43%) Data Migration
12 12 (6.86%) Physical Data Model
13 10 (5.71%) Analytics
13 10 (5.71%) Enterprise Architecture
13 10 (5.71%) MVC
13 10 (5.71%) TDD
14 9 (5.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 120 (68.57%) SQL
2 36 (20.57%) Shell Script
3 35 (20.00%) Perl
4 33 (18.86%) PL/SQL
5 28 (16.00%) Python
6 26 (14.86%) T-SQL
7 25 (14.29%) C++
8 13 (7.43%) C#
9 11 (6.29%) C
10 10 (5.71%) VBA
11 8 (4.57%) Java
12 7 (4.00%) VBScript
13 5 (2.86%) JavaScript
14 4 (2.29%) PowerShell
14 4 (2.29%) VB.NET
15 3 (1.71%) Ruby
16 2 (1.14%) PHP
17 1 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (11.43%) SC Cleared
3 14 (8.00%) Degree
4 9 (5.14%) Oracle Certification
5 8 (4.57%) OCP
6 4 (2.29%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.71%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.14%) SLA
2 3 (1.71%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.14%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.14%) QA
3 2 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (17.71%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (2.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.57%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 26 (14.86%) Oracle RMAN
2 23 (13.14%) Data Guard
3 16 (9.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (4.57%) SCOM
5 1 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.57%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 101 (57.71%) Oracle
2 45 (25.71%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.14%) Trillium
4 8 (4.57%) Veritas
5 6 (3.43%) Teradata
6 4 (2.29%) Cognos
6 4 (2.29%) Informatica
6 4 (2.29%) Lumension
7 3 (1.71%) Remedy
7 3 (1.71%) Sybase
8 2 (1.14%) Siebel
8 2 (1.14%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.14%) VMware
9 1 (0.57%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.57%) EMC
9 1 (0.57%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.57%) Microgen
9 1 (0.57%) RainStor
9 1 (0.57%) WorldPay
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
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