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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Database Security over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Security
London / City of London
Rank 142 157 177
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +20
Contract jobs citing Database Security 6 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.062% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.072% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £425 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £436 £418 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.49% -1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - -

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
2475 2787 4253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.85% 86.90% 82.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1964 2211 3314
Median daily rate £500 £485 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 28 32
Median hourly rate £21.75 £22.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Database Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Database Security as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Database Security 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 City of London region with a requirement for Database Security.

1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 11 (84.62%) WorldPay
3 10 (76.92%) PCI DSS
4 9 (69.23%) Oracle
4 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
5 8 (61.54%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database
6 7 (53.85%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (53.85%) Unix
6 7 (53.85%) Linux
7 6 (46.15%) PL/SQL
7 6 (46.15%) ITIL
7 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
7 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
7 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (46.15%) Database Tuning
7 6 (46.15%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (30.77%) High Availability
8 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
8 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
8 4 (30.77%) LAN
8 4 (30.77%) WAN
9 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
9 3 (23.08%) VLDB
9 3 (23.08%) CISSP
9 3 (23.08%) Windows
9 3 (23.08%) IBM

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

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) Confluence
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) LAN
1 4 (30.77%) WAN
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) Internet
2 3 (23.08%) Network Security
3 2 (15.38%) 802.11
3 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
3 2 (15.38%) MPLS
3 2 (15.38%) SSH
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database
3 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle Exadata
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (23.08%) VLDB
6 2 (15.38%) DB2
6 2 (15.38%) MySQL
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 3 (23.08%) JIRA
General
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) DBA
2 3 (23.08%) Development DBA
2 3 (23.08%) SQL DBA
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Database Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Database Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Security Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Senior DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Development DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) 802.1X
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
3 1 (7.69%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (23.08%) Replication
2 2 (15.38%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) PKI
3 1 (7.69%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (7.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
1 7 (53.85%) Unix
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (46.15%) Database Tuning
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
3 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (30.77%) High Availability
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Data Loss Prevention
4 3 (23.08%) Mathematics
4 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 3 (23.08%) Security Monitoring
4 3 (23.08%) Security Operations
5 2 (15.38%) Application Packaging
5 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 2 (15.38%) ETL
5 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
5 2 (15.38%) Security Auditing
5 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) PL/SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
4 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
5 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
6 1 (7.69%) C
6 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CISSP
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) IBM Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCITP
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) OCP
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (76.92%) PCI DSS
2 3 (23.08%) COBIT
2 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (23.08%) QA
3 2 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Data Guard
1 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (7.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) WorldPay
2 9 (69.23%) Oracle
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.69%) Splunk
5 1 (7.69%) Symantec