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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 61 - 67
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Database Tuning 7 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.82% - 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% - 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate
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£338 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £65.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £65.00 - £40.00
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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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
691 575 621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 80.63% 76.36% 72.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 285 319
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £445 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 7 5
Average hourly rate £39.00 £18.00 £9.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% +94.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 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 25 (96.15%) SQL
2 19 (73.08%) Finance
2 19 (73.08%) UNIX
2 19 (73.08%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (69.23%) Relational Database
4 17 (65.38%) Linux
4 17 (65.38%) Java
4 17 (65.38%) RDBMS
4 17 (65.38%) Spring
5 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (61.54%) J2SE
5 16 (61.54%) JMS
5 16 (61.54%) Perl
5 16 (61.54%) Sybase
5 16 (61.54%) DB2
5 16 (61.54%) JUnit
6 13 (50.00%) SDLC
7 12 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (46.15%) OO
7 12 (46.15%) OOD
8 11 (42.31%) Equity Derivative
9 10 (38.46%) Software Engineering
10 9 (34.62%) Front Office
11 8 (30.77%) Banking
12 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
12 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (69.23%) Relational Database
2 17 (65.38%) RDBMS
3 16 (61.54%) DB2
4 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
4 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (3.85%) KDB
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 16 (61.54%) JUnit
General
1 19 (73.08%) Finance
2 9 (34.62%) Front Office
3 8 (30.77%) Banking
4 4 (15.38%) Investment Banking
5 2 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) Developer
2 16 (61.54%) Java Developer
3 7 (26.92%) SQL Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) DBA
6 1 (3.85%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (3.85%) Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) SQL DBA
6 1 (3.85%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) Spring
2 16 (61.54%) J2SE
2 16 (61.54%) JMS
3 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.85%) CSS
3 1 (3.85%) JSP
3 1 (3.85%) Java EE
3 1 (3.85%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (42.31%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (11.54%) Fixed Income
3 3 (11.54%) Equities
4 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.85%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) UNIX
2 17 (65.38%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (50.00%) SDLC
4 12 (46.15%) OO
4 12 (46.15%) OOD
5 10 (38.46%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.69%) Wealth Management
6 2 (7.69%) TDD
6 2 (7.69%) Investment Management
7 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.85%) BDD
7 1 (3.85%) Algorithmic Trading
7 1 (3.85%) Use Case
7 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.85%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (3.85%) SOA
7 1 (3.85%) Workflow
7 1 (3.85%) Scrum
7 1 (3.85%) CRM
7 1 (3.85%) UML
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) SQL
2 17 (65.38%) Java
3 16 (61.54%) Perl
4 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Sybase
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Remedy
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
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