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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Database Security over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Security
London / City of London
Rank 140 150 170
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +20
Contract jobs citing Database Security 7 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.033% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.039% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Median daily rate £425 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - £36.40

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
2511 2573 4101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 85.61% 84.92% 81.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1993 2020 3207
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 27 37
Median hourly rate £55.00 £29.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.65% +41.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.41 £13.00 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Database Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Database Security as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Database Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Database Security.

1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) Finance
3 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
4 10 (62.50%) Oracle
5 9 (56.25%) ITIL
5 9 (56.25%) Linux
5 9 (56.25%) WorldPay
6 8 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
6 8 (50.00%) PCI DSS
6 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
7 7 (43.75%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
7 7 (43.75%) Unix
8 6 (37.50%) IBM
8 6 (37.50%) Replication
8 6 (37.50%) Database Tuning
8 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
9 5 (31.25%) Banking
9 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (25.00%) Capacity Management
10 4 (25.00%) MCITP
10 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (25.00%) Clustering
10 4 (25.00%) Migration
10 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
10 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (25.00%) OCP
10 4 (25.00%) Oracle Certification

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) Confluence
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) LAN
1 4 (25.00%) WAN
2 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) Internet
2 3 (18.75%) Network Security
3 2 (12.50%) 802.11
3 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 2 (12.50%) MPLS
3 2 (12.50%) SSH
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (18.75%) VLDB
6 2 (12.50%) DB2
6 2 (12.50%) MySQL
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (6.25%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (18.75%) JIRA
General
1 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) DBA
2 6 (37.50%) SQL DBA
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server DBA
3 4 (25.00%) Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Development DBA
5 2 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
6 1 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Database Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Database Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Development DBA
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Sybase Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) 802.1X
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Replication
2 4 (25.00%) Clustering
3 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
4 2 (12.50%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 2 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (12.50%) PKI
5 1 (6.25%) Statistics
5 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
5 1 (6.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Unix
3 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (18.75%) Windows
5 1 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (37.50%) Database Tuning
3 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (25.00%) Migration
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Data Loss Prevention
5 3 (18.75%) ETL
5 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 3 (18.75%) Security Monitoring
5 3 (18.75%) Security Operations
6 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (12.50%) Security Auditing
6 2 (12.50%) Threat Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) C
2 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
3 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) IBM Certification
1 4 (25.00%) MCITP
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (25.00%) OCP
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (18.75%) CISSP
2 3 (18.75%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (18.75%) COBIT
2 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (18.75%) QA
3 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Ansible
1 1 (6.25%) Data Guard
1 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle
2 9 (56.25%) WorldPay
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) IBM
5 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix
6 1 (6.25%) SAP
6 1 (6.25%) Splunk
6 1 (6.25%) Sybase
6 1 (6.25%) Symantec