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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Database Tuning over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 53 58 71
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Contract jobs citing Database Tuning 6 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.02% 1.33% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 1.61% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 4
Median daily rate £320 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Database Tuning
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
482 745 681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 81.83% 82.78% 81.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 386 339
Median daily rate £355 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 14
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.35 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £48.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

Database Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 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 30 September 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Database Tuning.

1 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 22 (95.65%) Performance Tuning
3 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (60.87%) Finance
4 14 (60.87%) Unix
4 14 (60.87%) Linux
4 14 (60.87%) OO
4 14 (60.87%) J2SE
4 14 (60.87%) Java
4 14 (60.87%) Sybase
4 14 (60.87%) DB2
4 14 (60.87%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (60.87%) SDLC
5 13 (56.52%) Relational Database
5 13 (56.52%) JUnit
5 13 (56.52%) OOD
5 13 (56.52%) RDBMS
5 13 (56.52%) Front Office
5 13 (56.52%) Spring
5 13 (56.52%) Software Engineering
6 12 (52.17%) Perl
7 9 (39.13%) JMS
8 8 (34.78%) Equity Derivative
9 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
10 6 (26.09%) C++
10 6 (26.09%) Investment Banking
10 6 (26.09%) Banking
11 5 (21.74%) Ajax
11 5 (21.74%) jQuery
11 5 (21.74%) Multithreading

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 5 (21.74%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) DB2
2 13 (56.52%) RDBMS
2 13 (56.52%) Relational Database
3 4 (17.39%) DTS
3 4 (17.39%) OLAP
3 4 (17.39%) OLTP
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (56.52%) JUnit
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 13 (56.52%) Front Office
3 6 (26.09%) Banking
3 6 (26.09%) Investment Banking
4 2 (8.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Java Developer
3 6 (26.09%) C++ Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (17.39%) .NET Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Azure Developer
6 3 (13.04%) DBA
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (13.04%) SQL DBA
7 2 (8.70%) Development DBA
7 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
8 1 (4.35%) C++/Java Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) J2SE
2 13 (56.52%) Spring
3 9 (39.13%) JMS
4 5 (21.74%) .NET
4 5 (21.74%) Ajax
4 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
4 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
4 5 (21.74%) CSS
4 5 (21.74%) HTML
4 5 (21.74%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (34.78%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (13.04%) Clustering
3 3 (13.04%) Equities
3 3 (13.04%) Replication
4 2 (8.70%) Fixed Income
5 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.35%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Linux
1 14 (60.87%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (60.87%) OO
3 14 (60.87%) SDLC
4 13 (56.52%) OOD
4 13 (56.52%) Software Engineering
5 5 (21.74%) Multithreading
5 5 (21.74%) RAD
6 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
6 4 (17.39%) Investment Management
6 4 (17.39%) Wealth Management
7 3 (13.04%) ETL
7 3 (13.04%) ETL Development
7 3 (13.04%) High Availability
8 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
9 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (60.87%) Java
3 12 (52.17%) Perl
4 6 (26.09%) C++
5 5 (21.74%) C#
5 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
6 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Sybase
2 7 (30.43%) Microsoft