The table below looks at the statistics for Database Security skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Database Security over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Security
Rank 532 510 495
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -15
Contract jobs citing Database Security 55 56 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.11% 0.079%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 39 26
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£428 £400 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% +15.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £303 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £580 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39961 37976 33183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.00% 74.83% 72.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 25156 22879 19730
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1059 1143 1185
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.31 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Database Security
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Database Security within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Database Security Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Database Security
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Database Security within the UK.

Database Security Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Database Security
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Database Security within the UK over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Database Security Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Database Security
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Database Security within the UK.

Database Security Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Database Security
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Database Security within the UK over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -4 55 £428 +6.87% 33
London +12 26 £435 +0.86% 14
City of London +11 9 £390 -22.00% 7
South East -21 9 £425 +32.81% 6
West Midlands +4 6 £430 - 2
South West -14 6 - - 1
Hampshire -17 5 £400 - 3
Swindon - 5 - -
Wiltshire - 5 - -
East of England +7 4 £450 -5.26% 2
Uxbridge - 3 - -
Berkshire -1 2 £475 -13.63% 1
Surrey -5 2 £433 +1.76% 1
Norfolk - 2 £700 -
Norwich - 2 £700 -
East Midlands - 2 £300 -
Reading +2 1 - -
Yorkshire -12 1 - - 6
Birmingham - 1 - - 1
Somerset - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire - - - - 4
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Essex - - - - 2
Wakefield - - - -
Walsall - - - -

Database Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 54 (47.79%) SQL
2 48 (42.48%) SQL Server
3 39 (34.51%) Windows
4 37 (32.74%) Performance Tuning
5 33 (29.20%) Microsoft
5 33 (29.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 28 (24.78%) Finance
7 27 (23.89%) Oracle
8 24 (21.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 23 (20.35%) SQL Server 2005
9 23 (20.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 22 (19.47%) Banking
11 19 (16.81%) Oracle Database
11 19 (16.81%) SQL Server 2012
12 18 (15.93%) Migration
12 18 (15.93%) Replication
12 18 (15.93%) Database Tuning
12 18 (15.93%) Linux
13 17 (15.04%) Information Security
14 15 (13.27%) UNIX
14 15 (13.27%) E-Commerce
14 15 (13.27%) Disaster Recovery
15 14 (12.39%) Management Information System
15 14 (12.39%) Data Warehouse
15 14 (12.39%) ETL
16 13 (11.50%) MS Excel
16 13 (11.50%) Active Directory
17 12 (10.62%) Risk Management
17 12 (10.62%) T-SQL
17 12 (10.62%) Oracle RAC

Database Security
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 9 (7.96%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.19%) IIS
3 3 (2.65%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.88%) Apache
4 1 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (11.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.77%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.77%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.73%) Firewall
2 10 (8.85%) Network Security
3 9 (7.96%) Internet
4 8 (7.08%) SAN
4 8 (7.08%) DNS
5 7 (6.19%) DHCP
6 6 (5.31%) FTP
6 6 (5.31%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (2.65%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (2.65%) SSL
7 3 (2.65%) LAN
7 3 (2.65%) WAN
8 2 (1.77%) HTTP
8 2 (1.77%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.77%) Wireless
8 2 (1.77%) SSH
9 1 (0.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (42.48%) SQL Server
2 33 (29.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (21.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (20.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (20.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 19 (16.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (16.81%) Oracle Database
6 14 (12.39%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (9.73%) SQL Server 2000
8 9 (7.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (7.08%) Relational Database
9 8 (7.08%) RDBMS
10 7 (6.19%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (5.31%) Oracle Exadata
11 6 (5.31%) DTS
11 6 (5.31%) MySQL
12 5 (4.42%) Hadoop
13 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (3.54%) Big Data
13 4 (3.54%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (4.42%) Subversion
2 4 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.77%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.77%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (24.78%) Finance
2 22 (19.47%) Banking
3 6 (5.31%) Legal
3 6 (5.31%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.31%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.54%) Retail
5 3 (2.65%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.77%) Games
7 1 (0.88%) French Language
7 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.88%) Automotive
7 1 (0.88%) Billing
7 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 53 (46.90%) DBA
2 27 (23.89%) SQL DBA
3 15 (13.27%) Developer
4 12 (10.62%) Architect
5 11 (9.73%) Administrator
6 10 (8.85%) Oracle DBA
6 10 (8.85%) SQL Server DBA
6 10 (8.85%) SQL Developer
6 10 (8.85%) Security Architect
7 9 (7.96%) Security Manager
8 8 (7.08%) Technical Architect
9 7 (6.19%) Consultant
10 6 (5.31%) Senior DBA
10 6 (5.31%) Web Engineer
11 5 (4.42%) Information Manager
12 4 (3.54%) Risk Manager
13 3 (2.65%) IT Architect
13 3 (2.65%) ETL Developer
13 3 (2.65%) Security Engineer
13 3 (2.65%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.54%) XML
2 3 (2.65%) Middleware
2 3 (2.65%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (1.77%) MDX
3 2 (1.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (0.88%) Flash
4 1 (0.88%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.88%) .NET
4 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.93%) Replication
2 14 (12.39%) Management Information System
3 8 (7.08%) Clustering
4 7 (6.19%) PKI
5 5 (4.42%) Mobile Banking
6 4 (3.54%) Open Source
7 3 (2.65%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.65%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.65%) Statistics
7 3 (2.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (2.65%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.77%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.77%) NHS
8 2 (1.77%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.77%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.88%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 39 (34.51%) Windows
2 18 (15.93%) Linux
3 15 (13.27%) UNIX
4 8 (7.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (7.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (5.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.65%) AIX
8 2 (1.77%) Solaris
8 2 (1.77%) CentOS
8 2 (1.77%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.88%) zOS
9 1 (0.88%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (32.74%) Performance Tuning
2 18 (15.93%) Migration
2 18 (15.93%) Database Tuning
3 17 (15.04%) Information Security
4 15 (13.27%) E-Commerce
4 15 (13.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (12.39%) ETL
6 12 (10.62%) Risk Management
7 11 (9.73%) Security Architecture
7 11 (9.73%) Capacity Planning
7 11 (9.73%) Performance Monitoring
8 9 (7.96%) High Availability
9 8 (7.08%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (7.08%) Change Management
10 7 (6.19%) Data Modelling
10 7 (6.19%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (5.31%) Configuration Management
11 6 (5.31%) Project Management
12 5 (4.42%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (4.42%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 54 (47.79%) SQL
2 12 (10.62%) T-SQL
3 10 (8.85%) PowerShell
4 6 (5.31%) Shell Script
5 5 (4.42%) Java
6 4 (3.54%) Perl
7 3 (2.65%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.77%) XPath
8 2 (1.77%) PHP
8 2 (1.77%) C
8 2 (1.77%) C#
8 2 (1.77%) VBScript
8 2 (1.77%) Python
9 1 (0.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (7.08%) CISSP
1 8 (7.08%) Degree
2 7 (6.19%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.31%) CISA
3 6 (5.31%) CISM
4 5 (4.42%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.65%) VCP4
5 3 (2.65%) PCI QSA
5 3 (2.65%) CCSA
5 3 (2.65%) CCSE
5 3 (2.65%) ISSAP
5 3 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.65%) CCSP
5 3 (2.65%) CCNP
5 3 (2.65%) CCNA
6 2 (1.77%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.77%) OCP
7 1 (0.88%) OCA
7 1 (0.88%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.73%) PCI DSS
2 10 (8.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (7.08%) SLA
4 7 (6.19%) COBIT
5 3 (2.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.77%) QA
7 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 13 (11.50%) Active Directory
2 12 (10.62%) Oracle RAC
3 9 (7.96%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (4.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.88%) ACF2
5 1 (0.88%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.88%) RACF
Systems Management
1 10 (8.85%) Data Guard
2 6 (5.31%) SCOM
3 3 (2.65%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.88%) Foglight
4 1 (0.88%) SCCM
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 33 (29.20%) Microsoft
2 27 (23.89%) Oracle
3 5 (4.42%) VMware
4 4 (3.54%) McAfee
5 3 (2.65%) Symantec
5 3 (2.65%) CheckPoint
5 3 (2.65%) Sybase
5 3 (2.65%) Cisco
5 3 (2.65%) IBM
5 3 (2.65%) CommVault
5 3 (2.65%) Tripwire
5 3 (2.65%) Qualys
5 3 (2.65%) Imperva
6 2 (1.77%) Red Gate
6 2 (1.77%) Embarcadero
6 2 (1.77%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.77%) HP
7 1 (0.88%) Remedy
7 1 (0.88%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.88%) Mercator
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