The table below looks at the statistics for Database Tuning skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 132 147 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing Database Tuning 15 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.51% 0.034% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.041% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 0
Average daily rate £400 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database Tuning
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2394 2419 1924
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.82% 82.64% 76.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1679 1577 1262
Average daily rate £425 £368 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% +8.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 62 45
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.94 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.16% -28.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £9.18 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.00 £49.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Database Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Database Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Database Tuning
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Database Tuning Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Database Tuning
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
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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
South Yorkshire - 15 £400 -
Database Tuning
England

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 19 (79.17%) Finance
2 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 15 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (41.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (41.67%) jQuery
3 10 (41.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (41.67%) C#
3 10 (41.67%) VBA
3 10 (41.67%) MVC
3 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 9 (37.50%) Migration
4 9 (37.50%) Trillium
4 9 (37.50%) .NET
4 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (37.50%) Data Management
4 9 (37.50%) Waterfall
5 8 (33.33%) Master Data Management
5 8 (33.33%) Data Migration
6 6 (25.00%) Scrum
6 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (25.00%) Degree
6 6 (25.00%) Supplier Management
6 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 6 (25.00%) Software Delivery
7 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
7 5 (20.83%) Data Quality

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 15 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 10 (41.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 10 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (20.83%) MariaDB
3 5 (20.83%) MySQL
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (79.17%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 5 (20.83%) DBA
4 5 (20.83%) MySQL DBA
5 4 (16.67%) Architect
5 4 (16.67%) Database Architect
5 4 (16.67%) SSIS Developer
5 4 (16.67%) SSRS Developer
6 3 (12.50%) BizTalk Architect
6 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Data Architect
6 3 (12.50%) Systems Developer
6 3 (12.50%) VBA Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Database Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (8.33%) Excel Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Excel VBA Developer
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Database Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) jQuery
1 10 (41.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 9 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (12.50%) Ajax
3 3 (12.50%) JSON
3 3 (12.50%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 4 (16.67%) Replication
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Debian
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (41.67%) MVC
3 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (37.50%) Data Management
3 9 (37.50%) Migration
3 9 (37.50%) Waterfall
4 8 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 8 (33.33%) Master Data Management
5 6 (25.00%) Scrum
5 6 (25.00%) Software Delivery
5 6 (25.00%) Supplier Management
6 4 (16.67%) Analytics
6 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 4 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
6 4 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
7 3 (12.50%) Validation
7 3 (12.50%) Web Development
8 2 (8.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 10 (41.67%) C#
2 10 (41.67%) VBA
3 5 (20.83%) Perl
4 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) Data Quality
2 2 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Trillium
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle