The table below looks at the statistics for Database Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Database Tuning over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 56 - 76
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Database Tuning 13 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.48% - 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% - 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 4
Average daily rate
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£375 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £381
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -8.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
712 543 696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 81.28% 75.42% 73.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 306 370
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £428 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 5 5
Average hourly rate £31.70 £21.00 £9.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.95% +127.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Database Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Database Tuning across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Database Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Database Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Database Tuning Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Database Tuning
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Database Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Database Tuning also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Database Tuning.

1 22 (95.65%) SQL
2 17 (73.91%) Finance
2 17 (73.91%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (69.57%) UNIX
4 15 (65.22%) Relational Database
5 14 (60.87%) Spring
5 14 (60.87%) Linux
5 14 (60.87%) J2SE
5 14 (60.87%) JMS
5 14 (60.87%) Java
5 14 (60.87%) Perl
5 14 (60.87%) Sybase
5 14 (60.87%) DB2
5 14 (60.87%) JUnit
5 14 (60.87%) RDBMS
6 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (43.48%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (43.48%) SDLC
8 9 (39.13%) Banking
8 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
8 9 (39.13%) Equity Derivative
8 9 (39.13%) OOD
8 9 (39.13%) OO
9 8 (34.78%) Front Office
10 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
10 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2005

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Database Tuning also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Database Tuning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
1 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) Relational Database
2 14 (60.87%) DB2
2 14 (60.87%) RDBMS
3 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
3 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (60.87%) JUnit
General
1 17 (73.91%) Finance
2 9 (39.13%) Banking
3 8 (34.78%) Front Office
4 5 (21.74%) Investment Banking
5 2 (8.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Developer
2 14 (60.87%) Java Developer
3 7 (30.43%) SQL Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) DBA
6 1 (4.35%) Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) Spring
1 14 (60.87%) J2SE
1 14 (60.87%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (39.13%) Equity Derivative
3 4 (17.39%) Fixed Income
3 4 (17.39%) Equities
4 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) UNIX
2 14 (60.87%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) SDLC
4 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
4 9 (39.13%) OOD
4 9 (39.13%) OO
5 3 (13.04%) Wealth Management
5 3 (13.04%) Investment Management
6 2 (8.70%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (8.70%) Market Making
6 2 (8.70%) Algorithmic Trading
6 2 (8.70%) Workflow
6 2 (8.70%) CRM
7 1 (4.35%) OOP
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.35%) TDD
7 1 (4.35%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) SQL
2 14 (60.87%) Java
2 14 (60.87%) Perl
3 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Sybase
2 2 (8.70%) Remedy
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft