The table below looks at the statistics for Database Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Database Tuning over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 106 - 96
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Database Tuning 6 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.30% - 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% - 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate £550 - £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £308
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +30.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 - -
Database Tuning
Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1660 1464 1189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.06% 83.56% 77.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1137 1033 725
Average daily rate £400 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 27 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £21.24
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £11.75 £12.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.55 £36.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Database Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Database Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Database Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Database Tuning Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Database Tuning
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Leeds - 4 £550 -
Database Tuning
Yorkshire

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Data Management
2 9 (81.82%) Migration
2 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) Trillium
2 9 (81.82%) Waterfall
3 8 (72.73%) Data Migration
3 8 (72.73%) Master Data Management
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) Scrum
4 7 (63.64%) Degree
5 6 (54.55%) Supplier Management
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
5 6 (54.55%) Software Delivery
6 5 (45.45%) Data Quality
6 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
6 5 (45.45%) Replication
7 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
7 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (36.36%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (36.36%) Analytics
7 4 (36.36%) Logical Data Model
7 4 (36.36%) Physical Data Model
8 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (27.27%) Validation
9 2 (18.18%) High Availability
9 2 (18.18%) SDLC

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 4 (36.36%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Architect
1 4 (36.36%) Database Architect
2 3 (27.27%) BizTalk Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Data Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Development Team Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) MySQL DBA
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Replication
2 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) Clustering
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Data Management
2 9 (81.82%) Migration
2 9 (81.82%) Waterfall
3 8 (72.73%) Data Migration
3 8 (72.73%) Master Data Management
4 7 (63.64%) Scrum
5 6 (54.55%) Software Delivery
5 6 (54.55%) Supplier Management
6 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
7 4 (36.36%) Analytics
7 4 (36.36%) Logical Data Model
7 4 (36.36%) Physical Data Model
8 3 (27.27%) Validation
9 2 (18.18%) High Availability
9 2 (18.18%) SDLC
10 1 (9.09%) Database Security
10 1 (9.09%) ETL
10 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
10 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Trillium
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Percona