Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for Database Tuning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Database Tuning over the 6 months to 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Database Performance Tuning
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Database Tuning 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.11% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median daily rate - - -
North East median daily rate - - £150
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

Database Tuning is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 799 1901 1341
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 86.85% 86.06% 85.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 576 1368 902
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £390 £358 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.92% -12.67% +9.33%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £263
90th Percentile £563 £525 £600
North East median daily rate £375 £363 £410
% change year-on-year +3.45% -11.59% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 69 47
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £18.00 £28.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.71% +43.59% +4.19%
10th Percentile £9.50 £12.84 £11.51
90th Percentile £50.00 £36.00 £33.00
North East median hourly rate £22.00 £27.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -18.52% +58.82% -19.14%

Database Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Database Tuning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Database Tuning in Tyne and Wear

Database Tuning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Database Tuning in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for Database Tuning in Tyne and Wear

Database Tuning
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Database Tuning within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 17 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Database Tuning
North East

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Database Tuning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Database Tuning.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Redis
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Database Mirroring
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering

Database Tuning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Redis
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Database Mirroring
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle