The table below looks at the statistics for Database Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Database Security over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Security
Rank 151 178 198
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +20
Contract jobs citing Database Security 1 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.032% 0.24% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.038% 0.29% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 5
Average daily rate - £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £438 £335
% change year-on-year
-7.42% +30.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database Security
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2632 4072 4650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 83.90% 80.89% 79.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2087 3166 3367
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £320 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £615 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 38 50
Average hourly rate £24.00 £22.25 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.86% -18.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.60 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.50 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Database Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Database Security Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Database Security
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Database Security across the City of London region.

Database Security Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Database Security
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Database Security across the City of London region.

Database Security Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Database Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Database Security 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 Security.

1 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Clustering
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Database Tuning
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (28.57%) JIRA
4 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) Confluence
4 2 (28.57%) High Availability
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (28.57%) Physical Data Model
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (28.57%) WorldPay
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Unix

Database Security
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Database Security 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 Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Confluence
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) VLDB
4 1 (14.29%) DB2
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Development DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Senior DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Development DBA
2 2 (28.57%) SQL DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Database Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Reporting Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Project Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Report Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Performance Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (14.29%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) Grid Computing
2 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Database Tuning
3 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 2 (28.57%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (14.29%) Database Optimisation
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) MCSA
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) WorldPay
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Red Gate
2 1 (14.29%) Sybase