The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Security
Rank 527 517 537
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +20
Contract jobs citing Database Security 45 46 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.091% 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.13% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 25 18
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£388 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £313 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £438 £338
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +29.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39001 36635 40786
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.95% 72.85% 70.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 24217 22128 23288
Average daily rate £400 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1160 1074 1421
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.79
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +0.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.23 £46.60 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.98 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.98% +3.33%

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 14 July 2014.

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 14 July 2014. 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 -11 44 £381 -10.29% 17
London +16 21 £376 +11.48% 9
South East -13 11 £485 +10.85% 2
City of London +32 8 £403 +11.03% 4
North West -1 5 £438 -7.89% 2
Surrey -1 4 - - 2
Yorkshire +4 3 - -
West Yorkshire -2 3 - -
Guildford - 3 - - 1
Berkshire -2 2 £485 -3.00%
Cheshire - 2 £400 -
Manchester - 2 £488 -
Reading +1 1 £550 +26.80%
Leeds 0 1 - -
South West -25 1 £300 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Luton - - - - 2
Maidstone - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Wallingford - - - -
Watford - - - -
Woking - - - - 1
Bedfordshire - - - - 2
Devon - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -

Database Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, 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 59 (53.15%) SQL
2 48 (43.24%) SQL Server
2 48 (43.24%) Windows
3 42 (37.84%) Microsoft
4 40 (36.04%) Banking
5 39 (35.14%) UNIX
6 33 (29.73%) Oracle
7 32 (28.83%) Finance
7 32 (28.83%) SQL Server 2008
8 27 (24.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 27 (24.32%) T-SQL
9 24 (21.62%) Linux
9 24 (21.62%) Performance Tuning
10 23 (20.72%) Oracle Database
10 23 (20.72%) Active Directory
10 23 (20.72%) Management Information System
11 21 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (18.92%) SQL Server 2005
12 20 (18.02%) CISSP
13 18 (16.22%) Investment Banking
13 18 (16.22%) Replication
13 18 (16.22%) Cyber-Ark
14 17 (15.32%) Relational Database
14 17 (15.32%) Security Architecture
14 17 (15.32%) Disaster Recovery
14 17 (15.32%) CISM
14 17 (15.32%) SQL Server 2000
15 16 (14.41%) CheckPoint
15 16 (14.41%) RDBMS
16 15 (13.51%) DTS

Database Security
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, 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 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (2.70%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.70%) IIS
4 2 (1.80%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.90%) Lync
5 1 (0.90%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.90%) Apache
5 1 (0.90%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.90%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.90%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.21%) MS Office
3 2 (1.80%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.80%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.80%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (1.80%) Global One
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.21%) Firewall
2 5 (4.50%) Network Security
3 4 (3.60%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (2.70%) SAN
5 2 (1.80%) HTTP
5 2 (1.80%) Extranet
6 1 (0.90%) IPsec
6 1 (0.90%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.90%) VPN
6 1 (0.90%) SSL
6 1 (0.90%) DMZ
6 1 (0.90%) Internet
6 1 (0.90%) WAN
6 1 (0.90%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (43.24%) SQL Server
2 32 (28.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (24.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (20.72%) Oracle Database
5 21 (18.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 21 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (15.32%) SQL Server 2000
6 17 (15.32%) Relational Database
7 16 (14.41%) RDBMS
8 15 (13.51%) DTS
9 14 (12.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (9.91%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (9.91%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (6.31%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (5.41%) MySQL
13 6 (5.41%) DB2
14 4 (3.60%) Informix
14 4 (3.60%) Sybase ASE
15 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.80%) Subversion
3 2 (1.80%) PVCS
3 2 (1.80%) Toad
4 1 (0.90%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.90%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.90%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.90%) FindBugs
4 1 (0.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (36.04%) Banking
2 32 (28.83%) Finance
3 18 (16.22%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.60%) Marketing
5 3 (2.70%) Retail
5 3 (2.70%) Legal
6 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.80%) International Banking
7 1 (0.90%) Billing
7 1 (0.90%) Advertising
7 1 (0.90%) Automotive
7 1 (0.90%) Law
7 1 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.90%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.90%) Front Office
7 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (38.74%) DBA
2 22 (19.82%) SQL DBA
3 20 (18.02%) Analyst
4 16 (14.41%) Developer
5 15 (13.51%) Senior Analyst
6 14 (12.61%) Security Analyst
6 14 (12.61%) Senior Security Analyst
7 13 (11.71%) Administrator
8 10 (9.01%) Oracle DBA
9 9 (8.11%) Project Manager
9 9 (8.11%) Consultant
10 8 (7.21%) SQL Server DBA
10 8 (7.21%) Security Consultant
11 7 (6.31%) SQL Developer
12 4 (3.60%) Database Engineer
12 4 (3.60%) Architect
12 4 (3.60%) Database Consultant
13 3 (2.70%) Senior Consultant
13 3 (2.70%) Database Analyst
13 3 (2.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.21%) .NET
2 7 (6.31%) XML
3 4 (3.60%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.70%) jQuery
5 2 (1.80%) ODBC
5 2 (1.80%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.80%) JDBC
6 1 (0.90%) JSP
6 1 (0.90%) Web Services
6 1 (0.90%) WSH
6 1 (0.90%) Spring
6 1 (0.90%) REST
6 1 (0.90%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (0.90%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.72%) Management Information System
2 18 (16.22%) Replication
3 13 (11.71%) Clustering
4 3 (2.70%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.70%) PKI
5 2 (1.80%) Statistics
5 2 (1.80%) Economics
6 1 (0.90%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.90%) AS400
6 1 (0.90%) PMI
6 1 (0.90%) NHS
6 1 (0.90%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.90%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 48 (43.24%) Windows
2 39 (35.14%) UNIX
3 24 (21.62%) Linux
4 9 (8.11%) Solaris
5 8 (7.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (4.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (4.50%) AIX
7 5 (4.50%) VMS
8 4 (3.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.80%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.62%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (15.32%) Security Architecture
2 17 (15.32%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (11.71%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (8.11%) ITIL
4 9 (8.11%) Change Management
4 9 (8.11%) Information Security
5 8 (7.21%) Project Management
5 8 (7.21%) ETL
5 8 (7.21%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (6.31%) CRM
6 7 (6.31%) Data Management
6 7 (6.31%) Database Tuning
7 6 (5.41%) Migration
8 5 (4.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (4.50%) Data Security
8 5 (4.50%) Risk Management
8 5 (4.50%) Performance Analysis
8 5 (4.50%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (4.50%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 59 (53.15%) SQL
2 27 (24.32%) T-SQL
3 11 (9.91%) Shell Script
4 8 (7.21%) C#
5 7 (6.31%) PL/SQL
5 7 (6.31%) PowerShell
6 6 (5.41%) Java
7 5 (4.50%) JavaScript
8 4 (3.60%) Perl
9 3 (2.70%) C
9 3 (2.70%) C++
10 2 (1.80%) PHP
10 2 (1.80%) Ruby
10 2 (1.80%) VBScript
10 2 (1.80%) Python
11 1 (0.90%) X++
Qualifications
1 20 (18.02%) CISSP
2 17 (15.32%) CISM
3 7 (6.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (5.41%) OCP
4 6 (5.41%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (5.41%) CISA
5 5 (4.50%) Degree
6 3 (2.70%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.70%) MCTS
6 3 (2.70%) MCITP
7 2 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.80%) OCA
7 2 (1.80%) MCSE
7 2 (1.80%) MCSA
7 2 (1.80%) MCDBA
7 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 2 (1.80%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.90%) CCNA
8 1 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.80%) QA
2 2 (1.80%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (20.72%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.01%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (3.60%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.90%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.90%) LiteSpeed
4 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (6.31%) Data Guard
2 4 (3.60%) Control-M
3 3 (2.70%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (2.70%) SCOM
4 2 (1.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.90%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.90%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.90%) Foglight
5 1 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 42 (37.84%) Microsoft
2 33 (29.73%) Oracle
3 18 (16.22%) Cyber-Ark
4 16 (14.41%) CheckPoint
5 15 (13.51%) Gemalto
6 8 (7.21%) Sybase
7 5 (4.50%) HP
8 4 (3.60%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.60%) IBM
9 3 (2.70%) Veritas
9 3 (2.70%) BMC
9 3 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (2.70%) Remedy
9 3 (2.70%) Varonis
9 3 (2.70%) Aveksa
10 2 (1.80%) VMware
10 2 (1.80%) Sophis
10 2 (1.80%) Red Gate
10 2 (1.80%) Wall Street Systems
10 2 (1.80%) EMC
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