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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 522 558 525
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -33
Contract jobs citing Database Tuning 91 59 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 19 32
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £324 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £485 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £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 £65.00 -
% change year-on-year
-65.38% -
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
40458 40695 38413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.49% 79.83% 78.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 27130 26742 24468
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 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 941 1073 1145
Median hourly rate £27.62 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.43% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -2 38 £425 +3.03% 4
West Midlands - 25 £400 - 2
Yorkshire +6 9 £413 +23.13% 1
North West -9 7 £450 +38.46%
East of England +14 5 £450 -
South East +4 2 £413 +23.59%
South West +1 2 £300 -
North East - 2 £263 -
East Midlands -4 1 - -
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Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 131 (73.18%) Performance Tuning
2 120 (67.04%) Oracle
3 116 (64.80%) SQL
4 96 (53.63%) Oracle Database
5 82 (45.81%) Unix
6 80 (44.69%) Linux
7 72 (40.22%) SQL Server
8 61 (34.08%) Oracle Database 11g
9 52 (29.05%) Shell Script
10 51 (28.49%) Windows
11 50 (27.93%) Oracle RAC
12 45 (25.14%) WebLogic
13 44 (24.58%) Oracle Database 10g
14 41 (22.91%) PL/SQL
15 37 (20.67%) Security Cleared
15 37 (20.67%) Perl
16 36 (20.11%) MySQL
16 36 (20.11%) Finance
17 35 (19.55%) Data Guard
18 34 (18.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 34 (18.99%) Oracle EBS
18 34 (18.99%) ETL
19 33 (18.44%) Microsoft
20 32 (17.88%) SDLC
21 31 (17.32%) Oracle Applications
22 30 (16.76%) Oracle 11i
22 30 (16.76%) Python
22 30 (16.76%) Oracle Application Server
22 30 (16.76%) Oracle EBS R12
22 30 (16.76%) SQL Server 2008

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 45 (25.14%) WebLogic
2 30 (16.76%) Oracle Application Server
3 5 (2.79%) Apache
4 4 (2.23%) IIS
5 2 (1.12%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.56%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (8.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.79%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 34 (18.99%) Oracle EBS
2 31 (17.32%) Oracle Applications
3 30 (16.76%) Oracle 11i
3 30 (16.76%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.12%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.23%) SAN
2 2 (1.12%) DHCP
2 2 (1.12%) DNS
2 2 (1.12%) Firewall
3 1 (0.56%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.56%) InfiniBand
3 1 (0.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (53.63%) Oracle Database
2 72 (40.22%) SQL Server
3 61 (34.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 44 (24.58%) Oracle Database 10g
5 36 (20.11%) MySQL
6 34 (18.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 30 (16.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 28 (15.64%) Oracle Discoverer
9 23 (12.85%) OLTP
9 23 (12.85%) Oracle Database 12c
10 22 (12.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 22 (12.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 20 (11.17%) SQL Server 2012
12 19 (10.61%) SQL Server 2014
13 18 (10.06%) Relational Database
14 16 (8.94%) RDBMS
15 14 (7.82%) SQL Server 2005
16 12 (6.70%) Data Warehouse
17 11 (6.15%) Oracle BI EE
18 9 (5.03%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (6.15%) Oracle APEX
1 11 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (3.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (2.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (2.79%) ClearCase
3 5 (2.79%) JIRA
4 3 (1.68%) JUnit
4 3 (1.68%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.56%) Toad
General
1 36 (20.11%) Finance
2 14 (7.82%) Banking
3 9 (5.03%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.12%) Automotive
4 2 (1.12%) Front Office
4 2 (1.12%) Retail
5 1 (0.56%) Back Office
5 1 (0.56%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.56%) French Language
5 1 (0.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 76 (42.46%) DBA
2 75 (41.90%) Developer
3 45 (25.14%) Oracle DBA
4 38 (21.23%) Oracle Developer
5 32 (17.88%) SQL Developer
6 24 (13.41%) SC Cleared DBA
7 23 (12.85%) C++ Developer
7 23 (12.85%) Unix Developer
8 22 (12.29%) Linux Developer
8 22 (12.29%) MySQL Developer
8 22 (12.29%) SQL DBA
9 21 (11.73%) Oracle Applications DBA
10 19 (10.61%) Administrator
11 14 (7.82%) ETL Developer
11 14 (7.82%) SQL Server DBA
11 14 (7.82%) SSIS Developer
12 12 (6.70%) SQL Server Developer
13 10 (5.59%) Architect
14 9 (5.03%) T-SQL Developer
15 8 (4.47%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (12.85%) STL
2 12 (6.70%) Web Services
3 11 (6.15%) XML
4 10 (5.59%) jQuery
4 10 (5.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (5.03%) .NET
6 8 (4.47%) Spring
7 4 (2.23%) AngularJS
7 4 (2.23%) Django
7 4 (2.23%) Velocity
8 3 (1.68%) Ajax
8 3 (1.68%) J2SE
8 3 (1.68%) JMS
8 3 (1.68%) JSON
8 3 (1.68%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 3 (1.68%) REST
8 3 (1.68%) SOAP
8 3 (1.68%) Unity DI Container
9 2 (1.12%) POSIX
10 1 (0.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.53%) Replication
2 16 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.15%) N-Tier
4 9 (5.03%) Clustering
5 6 (3.35%) Derivative
6 5 (2.79%) Fixed Income
7 4 (2.23%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.68%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.68%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.68%) Enterprise Cloud
8 3 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.68%) Equity Derivative
8 3 (1.68%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (1.68%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.12%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.12%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.12%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.56%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 82 (45.81%) Unix
2 80 (44.69%) Linux
3 51 (28.49%) Windows
4 11 (6.15%) Solaris
5 6 (3.35%) AIX
5 6 (3.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.79%) Debian
6 5 (2.79%) Windows Server
7 4 (2.23%) zOS
8 3 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (73.18%) Performance Tuning
2 34 (18.99%) ETL
3 32 (17.88%) SDLC
4 29 (16.20%) OO
5 24 (13.41%) Migration
6 23 (12.85%) Release Management
7 22 (12.29%) High Availability
8 19 (10.61%) Data Modelling
8 19 (10.61%) Software Engineering
9 17 (9.50%) Enterprise Architecture
10 15 (8.38%) Performance Monitoring
11 14 (7.82%) Physical Data Model
12 12 (6.70%) Database Optimisation
12 12 (6.70%) Logical Data Model
13 11 (6.15%) Database Security
13 11 (6.15%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (5.59%) Analytics
14 10 (5.59%) MVC
15 9 (5.03%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (5.03%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 116 (64.80%) SQL
2 52 (29.05%) Shell Script
3 41 (22.91%) PL/SQL
4 37 (20.67%) Perl
5 30 (16.76%) Python
6 28 (15.64%) C++
7 24 (13.41%) T-SQL
8 21 (11.73%) Java
9 15 (8.38%) VBA
10 13 (7.26%) C#
11 9 (5.03%) C
12 7 (3.91%) VBScript
13 6 (3.35%) VB
14 4 (2.23%) JavaScript
14 4 (2.23%) VB.NET
15 3 (1.68%) PowerShell
16 2 (1.12%) PHP
Qualifications
1 37 (20.67%) Security Cleared
2 29 (16.20%) SC Cleared
3 15 (8.38%) Oracle Certification
4 14 (7.82%) OCP
5 11 (6.15%) Degree
6 4 (2.23%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.68%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.56%) CCNA
8 1 (0.56%) CCNP
8 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.56%) HND
8 1 (0.56%) MCP
8 1 (0.56%) MCSE
8 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.91%) SLA
2 2 (1.12%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 50 (27.93%) Oracle RAC
2 28 (15.64%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (2.79%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.23%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (1.12%) HDFS
7 1 (0.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 35 (19.55%) Data Guard
2 23 (12.85%) Oracle RMAN
3 12 (6.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (2.79%) BladeLogic
4 5 (2.79%) Control-M
4 5 (2.79%) SCOM
5 3 (1.68%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 120 (67.04%) Oracle
2 33 (18.44%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.47%) Remedy
4 6 (3.35%) Informatica
5 5 (2.79%) Atlassian
5 5 (2.79%) Veritas
6 4 (2.23%) Lumension
6 4 (2.23%) Sybase
6 4 (2.23%) Teradata
7 3 (1.68%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.68%) VMware
8 2 (1.12%) Cognos
8 2 (1.12%) Hortonworks
8 2 (1.12%) Percona
8 2 (1.12%) Siebel
8 2 (1.12%) Tableau
8 2 (1.12%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.56%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.56%) Cisco
9 1 (0.56%) RainStor
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Michael Bailey Associates
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