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 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 52 56 61
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs citing Database Tuning 12 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.85% 1.60% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 1.92% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 0
Median daily rate £400 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - -
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
508 729 555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 78.27% 83.41% 78.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 388 313
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £479 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 27 5
Median hourly rate £13.59 £31.70 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.13% +50.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £12.46 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £68.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

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 24 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Database Tuning.

1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (76.92%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (76.92%) SDLC
3 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (76.92%) Finance
3 10 (76.92%) Java
3 10 (76.92%) Sybase
3 10 (76.92%) DB2
3 10 (76.92%) Unix
3 10 (76.92%) Linux
3 10 (76.92%) OO
3 10 (76.92%) J2SE
4 9 (69.23%) JUnit
4 9 (69.23%) Perl
4 9 (69.23%) Front Office
4 9 (69.23%) OOD
4 9 (69.23%) RDBMS
4 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
4 9 (69.23%) Spring
4 9 (69.23%) Relational Database
5 6 (46.15%) Equity Derivative
5 6 (46.15%) JMS
6 4 (30.77%) C++
6 4 (30.77%) Investment Banking
6 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
6 4 (30.77%) Banking
7 3 (23.08%) Equities
7 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) DB2
2 9 (69.23%) RDBMS
2 9 (69.23%) Relational Database
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) DTS
4 2 (15.38%) OLAP
4 2 (15.38%) OLTP
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) JUnit
General
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 9 (69.23%) Front Office
3 4 (30.77%) Banking
3 4 (30.77%) Investment Banking
4 2 (15.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Java Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C++ Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) DBA
4 2 (15.38%) SQL DBA
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Development DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) J2SE
2 9 (69.23%) Spring
3 6 (46.15%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (46.15%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (23.08%) Equities
4 2 (15.38%) Fixed Income
5 1 (7.69%) Clustering
5 1 (7.69%) Derivative
5 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
1 10 (76.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) OO
2 10 (76.92%) SDLC
3 9 (69.23%) OOD
3 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
4 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
5 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
6 2 (15.38%) ETL
6 2 (15.38%) ETL Development
6 2 (15.38%) Investment Management
6 2 (15.38%) Wealth Management
7 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 1 (7.69%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) Java
3 9 (69.23%) Perl
4 4 (30.77%) C++
5 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Sybase
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft