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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Security
Rank 182 200 188
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Contract jobs citing Database Security 14 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.28% 0.14% 0.071%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.17% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £393 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £490 £628
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £335 £225
% change year-on-year
+34.32% +48.88%
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
4006 4577 4299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.90% 77.39% 76.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3133 3335 3287
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 48 74
Average hourly rate £22.25 £24.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.29% -31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £77.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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 13 (52.00%) SQL
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (48.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (44.00%) Banking
3 11 (44.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (40.00%) Finance
4 10 (40.00%) Replication
4 10 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (32.00%) Windows
6 6 (24.00%) Investment Banking
6 6 (24.00%) Oracle
7 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (20.00%) DTS
8 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
8 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
8 4 (16.00%) Regression Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Migration
8 4 (16.00%) Information Security
8 4 (16.00%) High Availability
8 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
8 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
9 3 (12.00%) Data Guard
9 3 (12.00%) Database Tuning
9 3 (12.00%) Cash Management
9 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (12.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) DNS
1 2 (8.00%) LAN
1 2 (8.00%) WAN
1 2 (8.00%) DHCP
2 1 (4.00%) SSH
2 1 (4.00%) FTP
2 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (48.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (44.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (20.00%) DTS
7 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
7 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
9 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
9 2 (8.00%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
10 1 (4.00%) DB2 UDB
10 1 (4.00%) DB2
10 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Subversion
1 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (44.00%) Banking
2 10 (40.00%) Finance
3 6 (24.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Legal
4 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) DBA
2 9 (36.00%) SQL DBA
3 7 (28.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 5 (20.00%) Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Applications Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Security Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Security Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Security Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Web Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) DB2 DBA
7 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
1 1 (4.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Replication
2 3 (12.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (16.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (16.00%) Migration
3 4 (16.00%) Information Security
3 4 (16.00%) High Availability
4 3 (12.00%) Database Tuning
4 3 (12.00%) Cash Management
4 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (12.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (12.00%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) Benchmarking
5 2 (8.00%) Change Management
5 2 (8.00%) Resource Management
5 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.00%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.00%) C
4 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.00%) OCP
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.00%) SLA
2 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (4.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) SCOM
2 1 (4.00%) Foglight
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Akamai
3 1 (4.00%) Sun
3 1 (4.00%) IBM
3 1 (4.00%) Veritas