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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Performance Tuning
England / London
Rank 374 378 375
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing Database Tuning 23 41 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.22% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 25 21
Median daily rate £538 £338 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.25% -28.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £260 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
16220 18227 17535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.93% 84.99% 82.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 11750 13050 12485
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 218 207
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £53.00 £54.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 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 +4 4 £550 +57.14%
Database Tuning
England

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 41 (87.23%) SQL
2 38 (80.85%) Oracle
3 35 (74.47%) Unix
3 35 (74.47%) Oracle Database
4 33 (70.21%) Software Engineering
5 30 (63.83%) SDLC
6 28 (59.57%) OO
7 24 (51.06%) OLTP
7 24 (51.06%) STL
7 24 (51.06%) C++
7 24 (51.06%) Perl
7 24 (51.06%) Release Management
8 20 (42.55%) Python
9 14 (29.79%) Performance Tuning
10 13 (27.66%) Finance
11 11 (23.40%) Oracle RAC
12 10 (21.28%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (17.02%) RDBMS
14 8 (17.02%) Linux
14 8 (17.02%) Relational Database
14 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database 12c
15 7 (14.89%) Oracle Exadata
16 6 (12.77%) Shell Script
16 6 (12.77%) Sybase
16 6 (12.77%) DB2
16 6 (12.77%) PL/SQL
16 6 (12.77%) Java
16 6 (12.77%) Data Modelling

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 (6.38%) Confluence
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) LAN
1 2 (4.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (74.47%) Oracle Database
2 24 (51.06%) OLTP
3 10 (21.28%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (17.02%) RDBMS
4 8 (17.02%) Relational Database
5 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (14.89%) Oracle Exadata
6 6 (12.77%) DB2
7 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
8 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (6.38%) VLDB
10 2 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (4.26%) Big Data
10 2 (4.26%) Data Mining
10 2 (4.26%) Kdb+
10 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
10 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) JUnit
2 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.38%) JIRA
3 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (27.66%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Front Office
3 3 (6.38%) Banking
4 2 (4.26%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (61.70%) Developer
2 24 (51.06%) C++ Developer
3 9 (19.15%) DBA
4 7 (14.89%) Architect
5 6 (12.77%) Consultant
5 6 (12.77%) Oracle Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Oracle Architect
6 4 (8.51%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (6.38%) Development DBA
7 3 (6.38%) Oracle Technical Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Oracle Technical Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Technical Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) Database Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Database Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) Release Manager
8 2 (4.26%) SQL DBA
8 2 (4.26%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (51.06%) STL
2 6 (12.77%) J2SE
3 5 (10.64%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 4 (8.51%) JMS
4 4 (8.51%) Middleware
4 4 (8.51%) Spring
5 2 (4.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.77%) Equity Derivative
3 4 (8.51%) Replication
4 3 (6.38%) Derivative
5 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.26%) Data Structures
5 2 (4.26%) Fintech
6 1 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Exalogic
6 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 35 (74.47%) Unix
2 8 (17.02%) Linux
3 2 (4.26%) AIX
4 1 (2.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (70.21%) Software Engineering
2 30 (63.83%) SDLC
3 28 (59.57%) OO
4 24 (51.06%) Release Management
5 14 (29.79%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (12.77%) Data Modelling
7 6 (12.77%) Database Security
8 5 (10.64%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (8.51%) ETL
9 4 (8.51%) High Availability
9 4 (8.51%) ITIL
9 4 (8.51%) OOD
10 3 (6.38%) Business Analysis
10 3 (6.38%) Data Management
10 3 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (6.38%) Logical Data Model
10 3 (6.38%) Mathematics
10 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
11 2 (4.26%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (87.23%) SQL
2 24 (51.06%) C++
2 24 (51.06%) Perl
3 20 (42.55%) Python
4 6 (12.77%) Java
4 6 (12.77%) PL/SQL
4 6 (12.77%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.13%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.38%) QA
3 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (23.40%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.26%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Data Guard
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (2.13%) Ansible
4 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 38 (80.85%) Oracle
2 6 (12.77%) Sybase
2 6 (12.77%) WorldPay
3 1 (2.13%) IBM
3 1 (2.13%) Informatica
3 1 (2.13%) Tableau
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