The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Security
Rank 203 200 210
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing Database Security 12 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.079% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.11% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 8
Average daily rate £575 £288 £498
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+99.82% -42.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £278 £397
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £298 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5041 4725 5880
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.08% 74.88% 72.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3685 3616 4145
Average daily rate £450 £450 £454
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 52 93
Average hourly rate £25.00 £135.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.48% +440.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.52 £16.40 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £135.00 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Database Security
London

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Database Security across the City of London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Database Security Daily Rate Histogram 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 16 April 2014, 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 13 (61.90%) Oracle
1 13 (61.90%) Banking
2 9 (42.86%) SQL
3 8 (38.10%) Linux
4 7 (33.33%) UNIX
4 7 (33.33%) Finance
4 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 5 (23.81%) Investment Banking
5 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (23.81%) Windows
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
6 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
6 4 (19.05%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
7 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (14.29%) Security Architecture
7 3 (14.29%) Control-M
7 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
7 3 (14.29%) Java
7 3 (14.29%) Sybase
7 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
7 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
7 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.52%) VLDB
8 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
8 2 (9.52%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
1 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 2 (9.52%) VLDB
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (9.52%) DB2
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (9.52%) DB2 UDB
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Toad
1 2 (9.52%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) FindBugs
2 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (61.90%) Banking
2 7 (33.33%) Finance
3 5 (23.81%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Analyst
1 5 (23.81%) DBA
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (19.05%) Security Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Security Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Database Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Database Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Security Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Database Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Designer
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) Security Designer
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Security Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Server Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Development DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Spring
1 1 (4.76%) Spring Security
1 1 (4.76%) jQuery
1 1 (4.76%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Contract for Difference
1 1 (4.76%) Spread Betting
1 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
1 1 (4.76%) Clustering
1 1 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) UNIX
3 5 (23.81%) Windows
4 2 (9.52%) VMS
4 2 (9.52%) AIX
4 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (14.29%) Security Architecture
3 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (9.52%) Data Security
3 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (9.52%) Database Tuning
4 1 (4.76%) OWASP
4 1 (4.76%) High Availability
4 1 (4.76%) Static Code Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security
4 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) Load Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
3 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 3 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) GIAC
1 1 (4.76%) CISA
1 1 (4.76%) MCSA
1 1 (4.76%) CISSP
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Control-M
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Sybase
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.52%) HP
3 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
3 2 (9.52%) Gemalto
3 2 (9.52%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (4.76%) Red Gate
4 1 (4.76%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) NetApp
City of London
ITHR 752
Rate: £480 - £520 per day
Posted: 11 days ago