The table below looks at the statistics for Database Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Database Tuning over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Performance Tuning
England / South East
Rank 224 238 261
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +23
Contract jobs citing Database Tuning 3 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.040% 0.092% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.050% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 5
Median daily rate £300 £538 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.18% +2.38%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5993 7002 7603
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.20% 80.65% 78.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3540 4317 4168
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 278 250
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.31 £12.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.87 £61.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Database Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

Database Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Database Tuning Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Database Tuning
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Database Tuning Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Database Tuning
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 19 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
Buckinghamshire - 2 £300 -
Surrey +12 1 £410 -
Database Tuning
England

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 South East region with a requirement for Database Tuning.

1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (43.75%) Oracle
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
3 7 (43.75%) ETL
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
4 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (37.50%) Talend
4 6 (37.50%) MariaDB
4 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 6 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (37.50%) JIRA
4 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (37.50%) Talend Open Studio
4 6 (37.50%) OLAP
4 6 (37.50%) MySQL
4 6 (37.50%) OLTP
4 6 (37.50%) Snowflake Schema
4 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (31.25%) Middleware
5 5 (31.25%) Migration
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle Exadata
5 5 (31.25%) Customer Insight
6 4 (25.00%) Informatics
6 4 (25.00%) Publishing
6 4 (25.00%) Intranet
7 3 (18.75%) T-SQL

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2014
2 6 (37.50%) MariaDB
2 6 (37.50%) MySQL
2 6 (37.50%) OLAP
2 6 (37.50%) OLTP
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
2 6 (37.50%) Snowflake Schema
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (6.25%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 6 (37.50%) JIRA
1 6 (37.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (25.00%) Publishing
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) ETL Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) MySQL Developer
3 4 (25.00%) OLAP Developer
4 3 (18.75%) DBA
5 2 (12.50%) Database Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Database Developer
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Informatics
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.25%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (43.75%) ETL
3 6 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (31.25%) Customer Insight
4 5 (31.25%) Migration
5 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
7 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
7 1 (6.25%) Database Security
7 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (6.25%) ERD
7 1 (6.25%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 6 (37.50%) Talend
3 1 (6.25%) Tableau