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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Security
Rank 191 223 207
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -16
Contract jobs citing Database Security 8 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.056% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.073% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +125.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £450 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £75.50 - £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
4478 5509 5854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.07% 76.51% 75.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3363 4079 4310
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £618
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 71 93
Average hourly rate £21.88 £21.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.74% -31.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £13.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £55.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 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 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) Finance
3 9 (47.37%) Banking
3 9 (47.37%) Windows
3 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
4 8 (42.11%) Oracle
5 7 (36.84%) UNIX
5 7 (36.84%) Investment Banking
6 6 (31.58%) ITIL
6 6 (31.58%) RDBMS
6 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
6 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
6 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
7 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (26.32%) Replication
7 5 (26.32%) Clustering
7 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (21.05%) DB2 UDB
8 4 (21.05%) Sybase
8 4 (21.05%) DB2
8 4 (21.05%) Perl
8 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
9 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
9 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (15.79%) Database Tuning

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) SMTP
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) SSL
2 1 (5.26%) DMZ
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) IPsec
2 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 6 (31.58%) RDBMS
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
2 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (21.05%) DB2 UDB
4 4 (21.05%) DB2
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (10.53%) Sybase ASE
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (5.26%) Toad
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 9 (47.37%) Banking
3 7 (36.84%) Investment Banking
4 2 (10.53%) International Banking
5 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) DBA
2 3 (15.79%) Security Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (15.79%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) SQL DBA
3 2 (10.53%) DB2 DBA
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Security Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Database Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) IT Security Officer
4 1 (5.26%) Security Officer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (5.26%) Server Support
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Informix DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) JDBC
1 2 (10.53%) ODBC
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Replication
1 5 (26.32%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) Windows
3 7 (36.84%) UNIX
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) Solaris
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (15.79%) Database Tuning
4 3 (15.79%) Data Management
5 2 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (10.53%) Information Security
5 2 (10.53%) Change Data Capture
5 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.53%) ETL
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.26%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management
6 1 (5.26%) Change Management
6 1 (5.26%) BCP
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
3 4 (21.05%) Perl
4 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
4 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) MCSA
1 1 (5.26%) CISA
1 1 (5.26%) CISM
1 1 (5.26%) CISSP
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (5.26%) CCNA
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) ISA Server
3 1 (5.26%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Foglight
1 2 (10.53%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (10.53%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (5.26%) SCOM
2 1 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.26%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) Sybase
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) IBM
4 2 (10.53%) BMC
5 1 (5.26%) McAfee
5 1 (5.26%) Websense
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco
5 1 (5.26%) Nokia
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.26%) F5
5 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat