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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Security
Rank 176 196 190
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Contract jobs citing Database Security 13 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.15% 0.085%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.19% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 3
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£434 £575 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.56% +64.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £400 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £700 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.51% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4022 4712 4495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.34% 77.67% 76.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3121 3399 3467
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 50 47
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £135.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -81.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 2015, 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 17 (58.62%) SQL
1 17 (58.62%) Finance
2 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
3 15 (51.72%) Banking
4 14 (48.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (37.93%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (37.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (37.93%) Oracle
6 11 (37.93%) Windows
7 9 (31.03%) Replication
7 9 (31.03%) Oracle Database
8 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (27.59%) Linux
9 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (20.69%) C
11 5 (17.24%) PL/SQL
11 5 (17.24%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (17.24%) DTS
11 5 (17.24%) OCP
11 5 (17.24%) Oracle Certification
11 5 (17.24%) Migration
11 5 (17.24%) Oracle RAC
11 5 (17.24%) Data Guard
11 5 (17.24%) High Availability
12 4 (13.79%) Oracle Exadata
12 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
12 4 (13.79%) Data Architecture
12 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 12c

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 3 (10.34%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.90%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) LAN
1 2 (6.90%) WAN
1 2 (6.90%) DHCP
1 2 (6.90%) DNS
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) SSH
2 1 (3.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
2 14 (48.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (37.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (31.03%) Oracle Database
6 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (17.24%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (17.24%) DTS
9 4 (13.79%) Data Mining
9 4 (13.79%) OLTP
9 4 (13.79%) OLAP
9 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (13.79%) Oracle Exadata
9 4 (13.79%) Oracle OLAP
9 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Subversion
2 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (58.62%) Finance
2 15 (51.72%) Banking
3 4 (13.79%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.45%) Legal
5 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) DBA
2 8 (27.59%) SQL DBA
3 7 (24.14%) Developer
4 6 (20.69%) SQL Server DBA
5 5 (17.24%) Security Manager
6 4 (13.79%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Consultant
7 3 (10.34%) SQL Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Applications Manager
8 2 (6.90%) Security Project Manager
8 2 (6.90%) IT Security Project Manager
8 2 (6.90%) Oracle Consultant
8 2 (6.90%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.90%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
8 2 (6.90%) Oracle DBA
9 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Consultant
9 1 (3.45%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
1 1 (3.45%) Flash
1 1 (3.45%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Replication
2 3 (10.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (17.24%) High Availability
2 5 (17.24%) Migration
3 4 (13.79%) Regression Testing
3 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
3 4 (13.79%) ETL
3 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (13.79%) Data Architecture
4 3 (10.34%) Cash Management
4 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (10.34%) Resource Management
4 3 (10.34%) Benchmarking
4 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
4 3 (10.34%) Business Continuity
5 2 (6.90%) Project Management
5 2 (6.90%) Change Management
5 2 (6.90%) Information Security
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) SQL
2 6 (20.69%) C
3 5 (17.24%) PL/SQL
4 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
4 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) OCP
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (6.90%) CISA
2 2 (6.90%) CISM
2 2 (6.90%) CISSP
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.90%) QA
2 2 (6.90%) SLA
3 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.45%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Data Guard
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle Flashback
4 1 (3.45%) SCCM
4 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Sun
3 1 (3.45%) Veritas
3 1 (3.45%) Akamai