The table below looks at the statistics for Database Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Database Tuning over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 92 87 85
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing Database Tuning 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.28% 0.077% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.10% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £383 £428
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -10.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £65.00 - £40.00
Database Tuning
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1104 990 935
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 76.45% 76.10% 74.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 646 599 554
Average daily rate £400 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £522 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 33 39
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +71.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £15.83 £18.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

Database Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Database Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Database Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Database Tuning Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Database Tuning
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Database Tuning within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +2 2 - -
Database Tuning
South East

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) VBScript
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) DHTML
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) DTS
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) DBA
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) DHTML
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) WinForms
1 2 (50.00%) Ajax
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
1 2 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VBScript
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft