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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 412 384 370
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -14
Contract jobs citing Database Tuning 24 40 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.18% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.21% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 19 34
Median daily rate £488 £350 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% -17.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £220 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £580 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £363 £356
% change year-on-year
+37.93% +1.75%
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% -
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
18121 18873 19441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.86% 83.49% 80.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 13026 13477 14336
Median daily rate £476 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 233 252
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 0 5 £350 +64.70%
Canary Wharf +4 1 £588 -6.00%
Database Tuning
England

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 36 (85.71%) SQL
1 36 (85.71%) Oracle
2 32 (76.19%) Oracle Database
3 30 (71.43%) Unix
4 27 (64.29%) OO
4 27 (64.29%) Python
4 27 (64.29%) C++
5 25 (59.52%) Perl
5 25 (59.52%) STL
5 25 (59.52%) OLTP
5 25 (59.52%) Software Engineering
5 25 (59.52%) Release Management
5 25 (59.52%) SDLC
6 8 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (19.05%) Finance
6 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
7 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (14.29%) ETL
8 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
8 6 (14.29%) Oracle Exadata
9 5 (11.90%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (11.90%) T-SQL
9 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (9.52%) Shell Script
10 4 (9.52%) Middleware
10 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (9.52%) Replication
10 4 (9.52%) PL/SQL

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 2 (4.76%) Apache
1 2 (4.76%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.38%) Confluence
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) LAN
1 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (76.19%) Oracle Database
2 25 (59.52%) OLTP
3 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
4 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (14.29%) Oracle Exadata
6 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (7.14%) MySQL
8 3 (7.14%) OLAP
8 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (4.76%) Big Data
9 2 (4.76%) Data Mining
9 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (4.76%) QlikView
9 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) JIRA
2 2 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (4.76%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (69.05%) Developer
2 25 (59.52%) C++ Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Architect
3 7 (16.67%) DBA
4 4 (9.52%) Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) Oracle Architect
4 4 (9.52%) Oracle Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (7.14%) Linux Developer
5 3 (7.14%) MySQL Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle Technical Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Technical Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) Unix Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Data Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (59.52%) STL
2 4 (9.52%) Middleware
3 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 2 (4.76%) Django
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (4.76%) Spring
3 2 (4.76%) Velocity
4 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (9.52%) Replication
2 3 (7.14%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.76%) Derivative
3 2 (4.76%) Fixed Income
3 2 (4.76%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) Fintech
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Exalogic
4 1 (2.38%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 30 (71.43%) Unix
2 4 (9.52%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) AIX
3 1 (2.38%) Solaris
3 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) OO
2 25 (59.52%) Release Management
2 25 (59.52%) SDLC
2 25 (59.52%) Software Engineering
3 8 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (14.29%) ETL
5 5 (11.90%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (9.52%) Data Modelling
7 3 (7.14%) Database Security
7 3 (7.14%) ITIL
8 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.76%) Data Transformation
8 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.76%) High Availability
8 2 (4.76%) Logical Data Model
8 2 (4.76%) OOP
8 2 (4.76%) Patch Management
8 2 (4.76%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.76%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 36 (85.71%) SQL
2 27 (64.29%) C++
2 27 (64.29%) Python
3 25 (59.52%) Perl
4 5 (11.90%) T-SQL
5 4 (9.52%) PL/SQL
5 4 (9.52%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.76%) C
6 2 (4.76%) Java
6 2 (4.76%) VB
6 2 (4.76%) VBA
7 1 (2.38%) Korn
7 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.76%) QA
3 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) BladeLogic
1 2 (4.76%) Control-M
1 2 (4.76%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.38%) Ansible
2 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 36 (85.71%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) WorldPay
3 2 (4.76%) Atlassian
3 2 (4.76%) Informatica
3 2 (4.76%) Remedy
3 2 (4.76%) Tableau
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) Teradata