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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Security
Rank 197 214 211
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Contract jobs citing Database Security 10 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Average daily rate
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£388 £415 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.62% +33.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £415 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £423 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.55% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 - £16.00
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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
4598 5565 5312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.84% 76.54% 75.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3552 4106 3940
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 74 90
Average hourly rate £16.00 £21.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% -39.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.00 £16.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £52.82 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
3 9 (42.86%) Windows
3 9 (42.86%) Replication
3 9 (42.86%) Banking
4 8 (38.10%) Investment Banking
5 7 (33.33%) Linux
6 6 (28.57%) UNIX
6 6 (28.57%) ITIL
6 6 (28.57%) RDBMS
6 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
7 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
7 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (23.81%) Clustering
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
7 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
7 5 (23.81%) Oracle
8 4 (19.05%) Perl
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (19.05%) Database Tuning
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (14.29%) Data Guard
9 3 (14.29%) High Availability
9 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
9 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) DHCP
1 2 (9.52%) SAN
1 2 (9.52%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) SSL
2 1 (4.76%) DMZ
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) IPsec
2 1 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) RDBMS
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (9.52%) DB2
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
6 2 (9.52%) DB2 UDB
6 2 (9.52%) Sybase ASE
7 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 9 (42.86%) Banking
3 8 (38.10%) Investment Banking
4 2 (9.52%) International Banking
5 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) DBA
2 5 (23.81%) SQL DBA
2 5 (23.81%) Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Security Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Security Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (9.52%) DB2 DBA
5 2 (9.52%) Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Security Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Informix DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) JDBC
1 2 (9.52%) ODBC
2 1 (4.76%) Flash
2 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Replication
2 5 (23.81%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Linux
3 6 (28.57%) UNIX
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
1 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (19.05%) Database Tuning
3 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (14.29%) Information Security
3 3 (14.29%) Data Management
3 3 (14.29%) High Availability
4 2 (9.52%) Change Data Capture
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
4 2 (9.52%) ETL
4 2 (9.52%) BCP
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Service Management
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
3 4 (19.05%) Perl
4 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CCNA
1 1 (4.76%) CISSP
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.76%) OCP
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (4.76%) CISA
1 1 (4.76%) CISM
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
1 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (9.52%) ISA Server
3 1 (4.76%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Data Guard
2 2 (9.52%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (9.52%) Foglight
3 1 (4.76%) SCOM
3 1 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Sybase
2 2 (9.52%) IBM
2 2 (9.52%) BMC
3 1 (4.76%) Nokia
3 1 (4.76%) Veritas
3 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.76%) McAfee
3 1 (4.76%) Websense
3 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
3 1 (4.76%) F5
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) Sun