The table below looks at the statistics for Database Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Database Tuning over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Performance Tuning
Rank - - 127
Contract jobs citing Database Tuning 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.035%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £363 £394
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -7.93%
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
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1620 2306 2186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 80.48% 79.16% 76.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 952 1222 1220
Median daily rate £375 £370 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 39 25
Median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.49 £12.35 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

Database Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Database Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Database Tuning across the Scotland region.

Database Tuning Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Database Tuning
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Database Tuning across the Scotland region.

Database Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Database Tuning.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) RDBMS
3 5 (45.45%) Front Office
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) Sybase
3 5 (45.45%) DB2
3 5 (45.45%) OOD
3 5 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) JUnit
3 5 (45.45%) IIS
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) Unix
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) OO
3 5 (45.45%) RAD
3 5 (45.45%) J2SE
3 5 (45.45%) Spring
3 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) Ajax
3 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
3 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (45.45%) SDLC
3 5 (45.45%) jQuery

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (45.45%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) DB2
1 5 (45.45%) RDBMS
1 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) DTS
2 1 (9.09%) OLAP
2 1 (9.09%) OLTP
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) JUnit
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
1 5 (45.45%) Front Office
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Azure Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C++ Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) DBA
5 1 (9.09%) Development DBA
5 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
1 5 (45.45%) Ajax
1 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
1 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
1 5 (45.45%) J2SE
1 5 (45.45%) jQuery
1 5 (45.45%) Spring
2 4 (36.36%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) OO
3 5 (45.45%) OOD
3 5 (45.45%) RAD
3 5 (45.45%) SDLC
3 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Investment Management
4 2 (18.18%) Wealth Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) ETL Development
5 1 (9.09%) High Availability
5 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) Perl
4 2 (18.18%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Sybase
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
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