The table below looks at the statistics for Database Security skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Database Security over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Security
UK
Rank 561 586 559
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -27
Contract jobs citing Database Security 33 43 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.083% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.088% 0.100% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 26
Median daily rate £440 £410 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £367 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £426 £410 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.96% -0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - -

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
37526 43083 40983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.74% 82.84% 79.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 24906 28187 25982
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 961 1187 1087
Median hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +48.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

Database Security
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 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 22 February 2017.

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 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Database Security within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +38 28 £440 +7.31% 20
London +20 10 £445 +9.53% 9
East of England - 8 £413 - 2
South East +22 6 £420 +2.43% 3
City of London +3 6 £425 - 3
Hertfordshire - 6 - - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 6 - - 1
Scotland +26 5 - - 2
Edinburgh +17 5 - -
Hampshire +13 3 £463 +8.82% 2
South West - 3 £463 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £463 -
Berkshire +21 2 £374 -14.62%
Reading +9 2 £374 -14.62%
Cambridgeshire - 2 £413 - 1
Cambridge - 2 £413 -
Nottingham +9 1 £340 -
Nottinghamshire +4 1 £340 -
Winchester +3 1 £475 +11.76%
East Midlands 0 1 £340 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £400 -
Oxford - 1 £400 -

Database Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 with a requirement for Database Security.

1 37 (40.22%) SQL
1 37 (40.22%) SQL Server
2 36 (39.13%) Oracle
3 32 (34.78%) Data Centre
4 26 (28.26%) Finance
4 26 (28.26%) PCI DSS
5 23 (25.00%) Firewall
6 22 (23.91%) Windows
6 22 (23.91%) Information Security
7 19 (20.65%) Oracle Database
8 18 (19.57%) Management Information System
9 17 (18.48%) Linux
9 17 (18.48%) ITIL
9 17 (18.48%) T-SQL
10 16 (17.39%) Intrusion Detection
10 16 (17.39%) PKI
10 16 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 16 (17.39%) Database Tuning
11 15 (16.30%) Degree
11 15 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (16.30%) Performance Tuning
11 15 (16.30%) Kalman Filter
12 14 (15.22%) Email Filtering
12 14 (15.22%) Microsoft
13 13 (14.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 13 (14.13%) Network Security
13 13 (14.13%) Web Filtering
13 13 (14.13%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 12 (13.04%) .NET

Database Security
Top Related IT Skills 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 6 (6.52%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (5.43%) IIS
3 3 (3.26%) Confluence
3 3 (3.26%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.17%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.09%) Apache
5 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (7.61%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.35%) MS Office
3 2 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (25.00%) Firewall
2 16 (17.39%) Intrusion Detection
3 13 (14.13%) Network Security
4 6 (6.52%) Internet
5 5 (5.43%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.35%) LAN
6 4 (4.35%) WAN
7 2 (2.17%) 802.11
7 2 (2.17%) Ethernet
7 2 (2.17%) HTTP
7 2 (2.17%) Intranet
7 2 (2.17%) LDAP
7 2 (2.17%) MPLS
7 2 (2.17%) SSH
7 2 (2.17%) VPN
7 2 (2.17%) Wireless
8 1 (1.09%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (40.22%) SQL Server
2 19 (20.65%) Oracle Database
3 16 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (14.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (14.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (11.96%) MySQL
5 11 (11.96%) SQL Server 2014
6 10 (10.87%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (9.78%) DB2
7 9 (9.78%) Oracle Database 12c
8 7 (7.61%) Big Data
8 7 (7.61%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (5.43%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (4.35%) Ingres
10 4 (4.35%) RDBMS
10 4 (4.35%) Relational Database
10 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (3.26%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.26%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.26%) JIRA
3 2 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (28.26%) Finance
2 9 (9.78%) Banking
3 7 (7.61%) Law
4 3 (3.26%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.26%) Marketing
4 3 (3.26%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.17%) Electronics
5 2 (2.17%) Retail
6 1 (1.09%) Advertising
6 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (30.43%) DBA
2 16 (17.39%) Consultant
3 15 (16.30%) SQL DBA
4 14 (15.22%) Security Consultant
5 12 (13.04%) Security Engineer
5 12 (13.04%) Security Specialist
6 11 (11.96%) Administrator
7 9 (9.78%) Architect
8 7 (7.61%) Applications Consultant
8 7 (7.61%) Oracle DBA
9 6 (6.52%) Database Specialist
9 6 (6.52%) Security Operations Specialist
9 6 (6.52%) SQL Server DBA
10 5 (5.43%) Database Consultant
11 4 (4.35%) Database Engineer
11 4 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (4.35%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
11 4 (4.35%) Security Architect
11 4 (4.35%) Security Technical Architect
11 4 (4.35%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.04%) .NET
2 7 (7.61%) Middleware
3 6 (6.52%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (2.17%) 802.1X
4 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.17%) Java EE
4 2 (2.17%) Regular Expression
4 2 (2.17%) Web Services
4 2 (2.17%) XML
5 1 (1.09%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.09%) CGI
5 1 (1.09%) CSS
5 1 (1.09%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.09%) HTML
5 1 (1.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 32 (34.78%) Data Centre
2 18 (19.57%) Management Information System
3 16 (17.39%) PKI
4 9 (9.78%) Clustering
5 8 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.35%) Mainframe
6 4 (4.35%) Replication
7 3 (3.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (2.17%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (2.17%) User Experience
9 1 (1.09%) Blog
9 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (1.09%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (1.09%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (23.91%) Windows
2 17 (18.48%) Linux
3 11 (11.96%) Unix
4 9 (9.78%) Windows Server
5 6 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.17%) CentOS
7 2 (2.17%) Solaris
7 2 (2.17%) Windows 2000
7 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.09%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.91%) Information Security
2 17 (18.48%) ITIL
3 16 (17.39%) Database Tuning
4 15 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (16.30%) Kalman Filter
4 15 (16.30%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (15.22%) Email Filtering
6 13 (14.13%) Web Filtering
7 12 (13.04%) Migration
8 11 (11.96%) Cybersecurity
8 11 (11.96%) High Availability
9 10 (10.87%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (10.87%) Data Modelling
9 10 (10.87%) Security Operations
9 10 (10.87%) SIEM
10 9 (9.78%) Information Assurance
11 8 (8.70%) DevOps
11 8 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (8.70%) Ethical Hacking
11 8 (8.70%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 37 (40.22%) SQL
2 17 (18.48%) T-SQL
3 10 (10.87%) PowerShell
4 8 (8.70%) PL/SQL
5 6 (6.52%) C#
6 5 (5.43%) Perl
6 5 (5.43%) Python
7 4 (4.35%) C
7 4 (4.35%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.35%) VB
7 4 (4.35%) VBA
8 2 (2.17%) PHP
9 1 (1.09%) Java
9 1 (1.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (16.30%) Degree
2 7 (7.61%) CISSP
2 7 (7.61%) Oracle Certification
2 7 (7.61%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.52%) OCP
4 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.35%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.26%) CISM
6 3 (3.26%) MCDBA
6 3 (3.26%) MCSE
7 2 (2.17%) IBM Certification
7 2 (2.17%) MCITP
8 1 (1.09%) CCSE
8 1 (1.09%) CCSP
8 1 (1.09%) CEH
8 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.09%) CRISC
8 1 (1.09%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.09%) ISSAP
8 1 (1.09%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (28.26%) PCI DSS
2 12 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (7.61%) QA
3 7 (7.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (4.35%) COBIT
5 3 (3.26%) PA-DSS
6 2 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (1.09%) GDPR
7 1 (1.09%) GPG13
System Software
1 9 (9.78%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (5.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.26%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (8.70%) Data Guard
2 7 (7.61%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (3.26%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 2 (2.17%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.09%) Ansible
6 1 (1.09%) ArcSight ESM
6 1 (1.09%) Nessus
Vendors
1 36 (39.13%) Oracle
2 14 (15.22%) Microsoft
3 11 (11.96%) WorldPay
4 7 (7.61%) VMware
5 4 (4.35%) Cisco
5 4 (4.35%) IBM
5 4 (4.35%) Intel Security
5 4 (4.35%) Qualys
6 3 (3.26%) ArcSight
6 3 (3.26%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.26%) SAP
6 3 (3.26%) Tripwire
7 2 (2.17%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.17%) Juniper
7 2 (2.17%) NetApp
7 2 (2.17%) Nintex
7 2 (2.17%) Palo Alto
7 2 (2.17%) Splunk
8 1 (1.09%) Arqiva
8 1 (1.09%) F5
Welwyn Garden City
ECS
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago