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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 89 85 90
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing Database Tuning 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.078% 0.16% 0.074%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.21% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £450 £300
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
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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 Surrey region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
927 933 950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 72.48% 72.78% 70.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 561 549 455
Average daily rate £375 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £525 £514
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 40 58
Average hourly rate £31.50 £31.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £19.50 £23.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) DHTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) DTS
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) DTS
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) DHTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft