The table below looks at the statistics for Database Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 342 375 359
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -16
Contract jobs citing Database Tuning 44 26 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.12% 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.15% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 7
Average daily rate
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£472 £456 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.45% +10.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £430 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £608 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
+29.16% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £57.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16159 17087 15138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.13% 78.17% 76.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11564 11767 10514
Average daily rate £450 £445 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 237 299
Average hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% -12.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £76.75 £49.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

Database Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Database Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in London

Database Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Database Tuning Daily Rate Trend in London

Database Tuning
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Database Tuning across the London region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Database Tuning Daily Rate Histogram in London

Database Tuning
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Database Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in London

Database Tuning
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Database Tuning within the London region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +25 16 £485 -19.16% 4
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Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 85 (92.39%) SQL
2 65 (70.65%) Oracle
3 52 (56.52%) Performance Tuning
4 44 (47.83%) Oracle Database
5 40 (43.48%) UNIX
6 39 (42.39%) Linux
7 37 (40.22%) SQL Server
8 25 (27.17%) Finance
9 24 (26.09%) OO
10 23 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
11 22 (23.91%) Relational Database
11 22 (23.91%) Windows
11 22 (23.91%) PL/SQL
11 22 (23.91%) Microsoft
12 21 (22.83%) C++
12 21 (22.83%) ETL
13 20 (21.74%) OLTP
14 19 (20.65%) Database Security
14 19 (20.65%) Multithreading
14 19 (20.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 18 (19.57%) STL
16 16 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 14 (15.22%) Solaris
17 14 (15.22%) T-SQL
17 14 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
18 13 (14.13%) Replication
18 13 (14.13%) RDBMS
18 13 (14.13%) Banking
18 13 (14.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 12 (13.04%) C#

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 4 (4.35%) Lotus Domino
1 4 (4.35%) IIS
1 4 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (3.26%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.26%) Apache
3 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (3.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (8.70%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.35%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.52%) Internet
2 4 (4.35%) FTP
3 1 (1.09%) Intranet
3 1 (1.09%) DNS
3 1 (1.09%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (47.83%) Oracle Database
2 37 (40.22%) SQL Server
3 22 (23.91%) Relational Database
4 20 (21.74%) OLTP
5 19 (20.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (14.13%) RDBMS
7 13 (14.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (10.87%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (9.78%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (9.78%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (8.70%) Sybase ASE
10 8 (8.70%) OLAP
11 7 (7.61%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (7.61%) OLAP Cube
12 5 (5.43%) MySQL
12 5 (5.43%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (5.43%) Oracle OLAP
13 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 8 (8.70%) Toad
2 6 (6.52%) Subversion
3 5 (5.43%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (4.35%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (4.35%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.26%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.17%) ClearCase
7 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (27.17%) Finance
2 13 (14.13%) Banking
3 7 (7.61%) Investment Banking
4 6 (6.52%) Front Office
5 5 (5.43%) Games
6 2 (2.17%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (2.17%) Advertising
7 1 (1.09%) Legal
7 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (50.00%) Developer
2 29 (31.52%) DBA
3 19 (20.65%) SQL DBA
4 18 (19.57%) C++ Developer
5 11 (11.96%) Oracle Developer
6 10 (10.87%) Analyst
7 8 (8.70%) Sybase DBA
7 8 (8.70%) Oracle DBA
8 5 (5.43%) Administrator
8 5 (5.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (4.35%) SQL Developer
10 3 (3.26%) Business Developer
10 3 (3.26%) Consultant
10 3 (3.26%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (3.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (3.26%) Support Analyst
10 3 (3.26%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Developer
11 2 (2.17%) C# Software Developer
11 2 (2.17%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.57%) STL
2 11 (11.96%) .NET
2 11 (11.96%) XML
3 5 (5.43%) Middleware
3 5 (5.43%) HTML
4 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.26%) CSS
4 3 (3.26%) Web Services
4 3 (3.26%) REST
5 2 (2.17%) Dojo
5 2 (2.17%) WCF
5 2 (2.17%) Silverlight
5 2 (2.17%) jQuery
5 2 (2.17%) NHibernate
5 2 (2.17%) JSON
5 2 (2.17%) MDX
5 2 (2.17%) Ajax
5 2 (2.17%) JRules
5 2 (2.17%) HTML5
6 1 (1.09%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (14.13%) Replication
3 9 (9.78%) Clustering
4 4 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.35%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.26%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.17%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.17%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.17%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.17%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.09%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 40 (43.48%) UNIX
2 39 (42.39%) Linux
3 22 (23.91%) Windows
4 14 (15.22%) Solaris
5 7 (7.61%) AIX
5 7 (7.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (7.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.26%) Mac OS X
7 3 (3.26%) VMS
7 3 (3.26%) OpenVMS
8 2 (2.17%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (56.52%) Performance Tuning
2 24 (26.09%) OO
3 21 (22.83%) ETL
4 19 (20.65%) Database Security
4 19 (20.65%) Multithreading
5 14 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (11.96%) Performance Monitoring
7 10 (10.87%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (8.70%) Data Analysis
8 8 (8.70%) Data Modelling
9 7 (7.61%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (7.61%) Logical Data Model
9 7 (7.61%) Physical Data Model
10 6 (6.52%) Asset Management
10 6 (6.52%) Investment Management
10 6 (6.52%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (6.52%) High Availability
10 6 (6.52%) Configuration Management
10 6 (6.52%) Change Management
11 5 (5.43%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 85 (92.39%) SQL
2 22 (23.91%) PL/SQL
3 21 (22.83%) C++
4 14 (15.22%) T-SQL
5 12 (13.04%) C#
5 12 (13.04%) Shell Script
6 10 (10.87%) Java
7 8 (8.70%) Perl
8 5 (5.43%) PHP
8 5 (5.43%) C
8 5 (5.43%) Python
9 3 (3.26%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.26%) Korn
10 2 (2.17%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (9.78%) Degree
2 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) SLA
2 2 (2.17%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.17%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.26%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (3.26%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.09%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) Control-M
1 3 (3.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (2.17%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 65 (70.65%) Oracle
2 22 (23.91%) Microsoft
3 11 (11.96%) Sybase
4 7 (7.61%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.43%) Charles River
6 4 (4.35%) Google
6 4 (4.35%) Tableau
6 4 (4.35%) SAP
7 3 (3.26%) Bloomberg
7 3 (3.26%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (3.26%) Business Objects
7 3 (3.26%) Splunk
7 3 (3.26%) thinkFolio
8 2 (2.17%) Teradata
8 2 (2.17%) Perforce
8 2 (2.17%) Embarcadero
8 2 (2.17%) Remedy
9 1 (1.09%) Mercator
9 1 (1.09%) Informatica
9 1 (1.09%) JD Edwards
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