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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Performance Tuning
England / London
Rank 372 368 352
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Contract jobs citing Database Tuning 24 37 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.21% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 19 26
Median daily rate £556 £350 £472
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.92% -25.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £260 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £614 £425 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 -
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

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
16365 17295 16935
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.53% 84.25% 81.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11791 12229 12258
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 207 191
Median hourly rate £30.43 £25.94 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% +26.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.99 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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
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 17 January 2017. 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 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 -8 7 - - 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £588 -
Database Tuning
England

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 36 (87.80%) Oracle
2 35 (85.37%) SQL
3 33 (80.49%) Oracle Database
4 30 (73.17%) Software Engineering
5 29 (70.73%) Unix
6 25 (60.98%) SDLC
7 24 (58.54%) Release Management
7 24 (58.54%) OO
7 24 (58.54%) Python
7 24 (58.54%) STL
7 24 (58.54%) C++
7 24 (58.54%) Perl
7 24 (58.54%) OLTP
8 10 (24.39%) Finance
9 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (21.95%) Oracle RAC
9 9 (21.95%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (17.07%) Data Modelling
11 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
11 6 (14.63%) WorldPay
11 6 (14.63%) Oracle Exadata
11 6 (14.63%) Database Security
11 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database 12c
11 6 (14.63%) PCI DSS
12 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (12.20%) Performance Monitoring
12 5 (12.20%) ETL
12 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (9.76%) Shell Script
13 4 (9.76%) Middleware

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 3 (7.32%) Confluence
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) LAN
1 2 (4.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (80.49%) Oracle Database
2 24 (58.54%) OLTP
3 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (14.63%) Oracle Exadata
4 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
5 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (7.32%) RDBMS
6 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (7.32%) VLDB
7 2 (4.88%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (4.88%) Big Data
7 2 (4.88%) Hadoop
7 2 (4.88%) KDB
7 2 (4.88%) Kdb+
7 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.32%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (60.98%) Developer
2 24 (58.54%) C++ Developer
3 10 (24.39%) DBA
4 8 (19.51%) Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) Oracle Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Oracle Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (7.32%) Development DBA
6 3 (7.32%) Oracle Technical Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Data Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Database Architect
7 2 (4.88%) SQL DBA
7 2 (4.88%) SQL Server DBA
8 1 (2.44%) Administrator
8 1 (2.44%) Release Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (58.54%) STL
2 4 (9.76%) Middleware
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (4.88%) .NET
4 1 (2.44%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (9.76%) Replication
2 3 (7.32%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.88%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.88%) Fintech
4 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.44%) Derivative
4 1 (2.44%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Exalogic
4 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.44%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 29 (70.73%) Unix
2 2 (4.88%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) AIX
3 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (73.17%) Software Engineering
2 25 (60.98%) SDLC
3 24 (58.54%) OO
3 24 (58.54%) Release Management
4 9 (21.95%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (17.07%) Data Modelling
6 6 (14.63%) Database Security
7 5 (12.20%) ETL
7 5 (12.20%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (9.76%) ITIL
9 3 (7.32%) Business Analysis
9 3 (7.32%) Data Management
9 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (7.32%) High Availability
9 3 (7.32%) Logical Data Model
9 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.88%) Metadata Management
10 2 (4.88%) Patch Management
10 2 (4.88%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 35 (85.37%) SQL
2 24 (58.54%) C++
2 24 (58.54%) Perl
2 24 (58.54%) Python
3 4 (9.76%) PL/SQL
3 4 (9.76%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.44%) Java
6 1 (2.44%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.32%) QA
3 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.88%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.44%) Ansible
2 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 36 (87.80%) Oracle
2 6 (14.63%) WorldPay
3 1 (2.44%) Informatica
3 1 (2.44%) Sybase
3 1 (2.44%) Tableau
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