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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 114 119 124
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Contract jobs citing Database Tuning 11 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.49% 0.52% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.63% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 3
Median daily rate £320 £344 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.90% -19.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.20% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £65.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £65.00 -
Database Tuning
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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
1850 2681 2236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.63% 81.84% 80.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1088 1400 1155
Median daily rate £360 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £269 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £480 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 61 30
Median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.37 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Database Tuning across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Database Tuning Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Glasgow +8 11 £320 -6.90%
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Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 24 (96.00%) SQL
2 23 (92.00%) Performance Tuning
3 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (64.00%) Java
5 15 (60.00%) Sybase
5 15 (60.00%) DB2
5 15 (60.00%) Unix
5 15 (60.00%) Linux
5 15 (60.00%) OO
5 15 (60.00%) J2SE
5 15 (60.00%) Finance
5 15 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (60.00%) SDLC
6 14 (56.00%) Relational Database
6 14 (56.00%) Front Office
6 14 (56.00%) Spring
6 14 (56.00%) Software Engineering
6 14 (56.00%) RDBMS
6 14 (56.00%) OOD
6 14 (56.00%) JUnit
7 13 (52.00%) Perl
8 10 (40.00%) JMS
9 8 (32.00%) Equity Derivative
10 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
11 6 (24.00%) C++
11 6 (24.00%) Investment Banking
11 6 (24.00%) Banking
12 5 (20.00%) Ajax
12 5 (20.00%) HTML
12 5 (20.00%) JavaScript

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 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) DB2
2 14 (56.00%) RDBMS
2 14 (56.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (16.00%) DTS
3 4 (16.00%) OLAP
3 4 (16.00%) OLTP
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (56.00%) JUnit
General
1 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 14 (56.00%) Front Office
3 6 (24.00%) Banking
3 6 (24.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (8.00%) Legal
5 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (24.00%) C++ Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (16.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) DBA
5 3 (12.00%) Azure Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 3 (12.00%) SQL DBA
6 2 (8.00%) Development DBA
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.00%) C++/Java Developer
7 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL DBA
7 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) J2SE
2 14 (56.00%) Spring
3 10 (40.00%) JMS
4 5 (20.00%) .NET
4 5 (20.00%) Ajax
4 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (20.00%) CSS
4 5 (20.00%) HTML
4 5 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (32.00%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (12.00%) Clustering
3 3 (12.00%) Equities
3 3 (12.00%) Replication
4 2 (8.00%) Fixed Income
5 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Linux
1 15 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Performance Tuning
2 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (60.00%) OO
3 15 (60.00%) SDLC
4 14 (56.00%) OOD
4 14 (56.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 5 (20.00%) RAD
6 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (16.00%) Investment Management
6 4 (16.00%) Wealth Management
7 3 (12.00%) ETL
7 3 (12.00%) ETL Development
7 3 (12.00%) High Availability
8 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
9 1 (4.00%) Open Source
9 1 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) SQL
2 16 (64.00%) Java
3 13 (52.00%) Perl
4 6 (24.00%) C++
5 5 (20.00%) C#
5 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Sybase
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle