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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Database Tuning over the 3 months to 30 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 383 403 383
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -20
Contract jobs citing Database Tuning 39 32 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.17% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 23
Median daily rate £425 £413 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £365 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £540 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £65.00 -
% change year-on-year
-65.38% -
Database Tuning
England

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
18244 19010 18944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.52% 81.18% 81.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 13325 13507 13410
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 244 233
Median hourly rate £21.64 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.33 £55.50 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Database Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 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 30 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Database Tuning within the London region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +53 6 £425 -4.22% 2
Canary Wharf +6 2 £538 -
Database Tuning
England

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 London region with a requirement for Database Tuning.

1 69 (84.15%) SQL
2 58 (70.73%) Oracle
3 50 (60.98%) Performance Tuning
4 47 (57.32%) Oracle Database
4 47 (57.32%) Unix
5 42 (51.22%) Linux
6 32 (39.02%) Perl
7 31 (37.80%) Python
8 30 (36.59%) OO
8 30 (36.59%) SQL Server
9 29 (35.37%) C++
10 27 (32.93%) MySQL
11 26 (31.71%) SDLC
12 25 (30.49%) PL/SQL
13 24 (29.27%) STL
13 24 (29.27%) OLTP
13 24 (29.27%) Release Management
14 22 (26.83%) Windows
15 20 (24.39%) Finance
15 20 (24.39%) Oracle Database 11g
16 19 (23.17%) Software Engineering
17 17 (20.73%) Java
18 16 (19.51%) Microsoft
18 16 (19.51%) Migration
19 14 (17.07%) Shell Script
20 13 (15.85%) Oracle RMAN
20 13 (15.85%) Oracle Database 12c
21 12 (14.63%) Performance Monitoring
21 12 (14.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 12 (14.63%) SQL Server 2012

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 12 (14.63%) WebLogic
2 5 (6.10%) Apache
3 2 (2.44%) IIS
4 1 (1.22%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.88%) SAN
2 2 (2.44%) Firewall
3 1 (1.22%) InfiniBand
3 1 (1.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (57.32%) Oracle Database
2 30 (36.59%) SQL Server
3 27 (32.93%) MySQL
4 24 (29.27%) OLTP
5 20 (24.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (15.85%) Oracle Database 12c
7 12 (14.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (14.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (14.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (12.20%) RDBMS
8 10 (12.20%) Relational Database
9 9 (10.98%) DB2
9 9 (10.98%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (8.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (7.32%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (4.88%) QlikView
13 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (6.10%) ClearCase
1 5 (6.10%) JIRA
1 5 (6.10%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (3.66%) JUnit
3 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.22%) Toad
General
1 20 (24.39%) Finance
2 10 (12.20%) Banking
3 4 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.44%) Front Office
5 1 (1.22%) Games
5 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (50.00%) Developer
2 31 (37.80%) Oracle Developer
3 25 (30.49%) DBA
4 24 (29.27%) C++ Developer
4 24 (29.27%) Unix Developer
5 23 (28.05%) Linux Developer
5 23 (28.05%) MySQL Developer
6 13 (15.85%) SQL DBA
7 12 (14.63%) Oracle DBA
8 9 (10.98%) SQL Server DBA
9 8 (9.76%) Administrator
9 8 (9.76%) SQL Developer
10 7 (8.54%) Analyst
11 6 (7.32%) Java Developer
12 5 (6.10%) Applications Support
12 5 (6.10%) Senior Developer
13 4 (4.88%) Applications Support Analyst
13 4 (4.88%) PL/SQL Developer
13 4 (4.88%) Senior Oracle Developer
13 4 (4.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (29.27%) STL
2 8 (9.76%) Spring
3 7 (8.54%) Web Services
3 7 (8.54%) XML
4 4 (4.88%) .NET
4 4 (4.88%) AngularJS
4 4 (4.88%) Django
4 4 (4.88%) Velocity
5 3 (3.66%) J2SE
5 3 (3.66%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.20%) Replication
2 8 (9.76%) Clustering
3 7 (8.54%) N-Tier
4 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.32%) Derivative
5 5 (6.10%) Fixed Income
6 4 (4.88%) Mainframe
7 3 (3.66%) Equity Derivative
7 3 (3.66%) Virtual Team
8 2 (2.44%) Data Integration
9 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.22%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 47 (57.32%) Unix
2 42 (51.22%) Linux
3 22 (26.83%) Windows
4 5 (6.10%) Solaris
4 5 (6.10%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.88%) zOS
6 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.44%) AIX
7 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (60.98%) Performance Tuning
2 30 (36.59%) OO
3 26 (31.71%) SDLC
4 24 (29.27%) Release Management
5 19 (23.17%) Software Engineering
6 16 (19.51%) Migration
7 12 (14.63%) ETL
7 12 (14.63%) Performance Monitoring
8 10 (12.20%) Data Modelling
9 9 (10.98%) Physical Data Model
10 8 (9.76%) Database Optimisation
10 8 (9.76%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (9.76%) Logical Data Model
11 7 (8.54%) Service Delivery
12 6 (7.32%) High Availability
13 5 (6.10%) Analytics
13 5 (6.10%) OOP
13 5 (6.10%) Risk Management
14 4 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
14 4 (4.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 69 (84.15%) SQL
2 32 (39.02%) Perl
3 31 (37.80%) Python
4 29 (35.37%) C++
5 25 (30.49%) PL/SQL
6 17 (20.73%) Java
7 14 (17.07%) Shell Script
8 12 (14.63%) T-SQL
9 9 (10.98%) C
10 5 (6.10%) VBA
11 4 (4.88%) VB
12 3 (3.66%) C#
12 3 (3.66%) PowerShell
12 3 (3.66%) VBScript
13 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
13 1 (1.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (9.76%) Degree
2 3 (3.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (3.66%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.22%) OCP
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.32%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (10.98%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (4.88%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (15.85%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (10.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (6.10%) BladeLogic
3 5 (6.10%) Control-M
3 5 (6.10%) SCOM
4 3 (3.66%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (2.44%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 58 (70.73%) Oracle
2 16 (19.51%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.76%) Remedy
4 5 (6.10%) Atlassian
4 5 (6.10%) Veritas
5 4 (4.88%) Sybase
6 2 (2.44%) Cognos
6 2 (2.44%) Informatica
6 2 (2.44%) Percona
6 2 (2.44%) Tableau
6 2 (2.44%) VMware
7 1 (1.22%) EMC
7 1 (1.22%) Microgen
7 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.22%) Teradata
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