The first table below looks at the demand for Database Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Database Tuning over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Milton Keynes region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 66 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing Database Tuning 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.23% 0.19% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
622 386 534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 70.68% 73.24% 63.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 236 254
Average daily rate £375 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 32
Average hourly rate £15.97 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.46% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £162.50 £17.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Database Tuning
Buckinghamshire

Database Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Database Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Database Tuning
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) BMC
1 2 (100.00%) REXX
1 2 (100.00%) MAINVIEW
1 2 (100.00%) JCL
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) ISPF
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) ION Trading
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
1 2 (100.00%) DB2 DBA
2 1 (50.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) REXX
1 2 (100.00%) JCL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) BMC
2 1 (50.00%) ION Trading