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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Performance Tuning
Rank - - 115
Contract jobs citing Database Tuning 0 0 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - - 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £425 £331
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +28.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
Database Tuning
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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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1838 1648 2047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 75.36% 75.42% 75.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1132 927 1074
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 65 56
Average hourly rate £15.39 £30.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.71% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.16 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.20 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 22 September 2014. 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
North Yorkshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Database Tuning
England

Database Tuning
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (33.33%) Benchmarking
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) NUnit
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) .NET

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (33.33%) NUnit
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Benchmarking
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft