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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Security
Rank 539 546 515
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -31
Contract jobs citing Database Security 70 45 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.085% 0.081%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 30 22
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£400 £394 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% -7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £332 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £381 £438
% change year-on-year
-2.62% -12.85%
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
42553 40275 36728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.55% 76.11% 74.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 27470 25080 22041
Average daily rate £413 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £568 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1143 1189 1094
Average hourly rate £29.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £13.00 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +8 64 £400 - 26
London +4 25 £433 +2.97% 8
South East -7 13 £450 -7.21% 8
North West -9 11 £375 -3.22% 2
East of England +7 8 £325 -7.14% 4
City of London -5 8 £470 +2.73% 2
Berkshire +9 7 £488 +0.51% 2
South West -2 6 £328 +9.16% 1
Merseyside - 5 - -
Liverpool - 5 - -
Hertfordshire - 4 £325 - 3
Somerset - 4 £339 - 1
Bracknell -1 3 £500 +19.04%
Manchester -8 3 £375 -21.05% 2
Taunton - 3 £350 -
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £325 -
Hampshire - 3 £438 - 1
Scotland - 3 £406 - 4
Surrey +3 2 £410 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £363 -
Devon - 2 £300 -
Essex - 2 £325 - 1
Winchester - 2 £438 -
County Antrim - 2 £150 -
Belfast - 2 £150 -
Chelmsford - 2 £325 -
Cobham - 2 £410 -
Northern Ireland - 2 £150 -
Cheshire -5 1 £368 -2.00%
West Sussex -12 1 - -

Database Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 78 (56.52%) SQL
2 75 (54.35%) SQL Server
3 48 (34.78%) Oracle
4 42 (30.43%) Windows
4 42 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 39 (28.26%) T-SQL
6 38 (27.54%) Performance Tuning
7 34 (24.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 33 (23.91%) Finance
9 31 (22.46%) SQL Server 2008
10 29 (21.01%) Linux
10 29 (21.01%) Disaster Recovery
11 28 (20.29%) Oracle Database
12 22 (15.94%) Information Security
13 21 (15.22%) Data Warehouse
14 20 (14.49%) Microsoft
14 20 (14.49%) Banking
14 20 (14.49%) SQL Server 2005
14 20 (14.49%) Oracle Database 11g
15 17 (12.32%) Change Management
15 17 (12.32%) Oracle RAC
15 17 (12.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 17 (12.32%) Replication
15 17 (12.32%) SQL Server 2012
15 17 (12.32%) Capacity Planning
16 15 (10.87%) Network Security
17 14 (10.14%) Database Tuning
17 14 (10.14%) MS Excel
17 14 (10.14%) ETL
17 14 (10.14%) ITIL

Database Security
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (6.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 14 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.17%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (2.90%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.72%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.87%) Network Security
2 11 (7.97%) Firewall
3 10 (7.25%) Internet
4 9 (6.52%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (5.80%) SAN
6 5 (3.62%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.90%) Wireless
7 4 (2.90%) HTTP
8 3 (2.17%) SSL
8 3 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.72%) VLAN
9 1 (0.72%) SSH
9 1 (0.72%) VPN
9 1 (0.72%) DNS
9 1 (0.72%) LAN
9 1 (0.72%) WAN
9 1 (0.72%) OSPF
9 1 (0.72%) BGP
9 1 (0.72%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (54.35%) SQL Server
2 42 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 34 (24.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (22.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 28 (20.29%) Oracle Database
6 21 (15.22%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (14.49%) Oracle Database 11g
7 20 (14.49%) SQL Server 2005
8 17 (12.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 17 (12.32%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (7.97%) MySQL
9 11 (7.97%) Oracle Database 10g
10 10 (7.25%) Relational Database
11 8 (5.80%) DTS
12 7 (5.07%) DB2
12 7 (5.07%) SQL Server 2000
12 7 (5.07%) RDBMS
12 7 (5.07%) NoSQL
13 6 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
13 6 (4.35%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (7.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.45%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.72%) Subversion
General
1 33 (23.91%) Finance
2 20 (14.49%) Banking
3 8 (5.80%) Retail
4 4 (2.90%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.17%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.45%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.45%) Marketing
6 2 (1.45%) Legal
7 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.72%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 60 (43.48%) DBA
2 27 (19.57%) SQL DBA
3 20 (14.49%) Developer
4 19 (13.77%) Administrator
5 13 (9.42%) SQL Server DBA
6 11 (7.97%) Architect
7 10 (7.25%) Consultant
7 10 (7.25%) Security Architect
8 9 (6.52%) Oracle DBA
9 8 (5.80%) Analyst
9 8 (5.80%) Senior DBA
10 7 (5.07%) SQL Developer
10 7 (5.07%) Security Specialist
11 6 (4.35%) Security Consultant
12 5 (3.62%) Security Manager
13 4 (2.90%) Security Engineer
13 4 (2.90%) Technical Architect
13 4 (2.90%) Oracle Developer
14 3 (2.17%) Database Developer
14 3 (2.17%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.80%) XML
2 2 (1.45%) POSIX
2 2 (1.45%) MDX
2 2 (1.45%) Entity Framework
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (0.72%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.32%) Replication
2 13 (9.42%) Management Information System
3 10 (7.25%) Data Centre
4 8 (5.80%) PKI
5 7 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.62%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (1.45%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.45%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.72%) Life Science
8 1 (0.72%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.72%) Statistics
8 1 (0.72%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.72%) GIS
8 1 (0.72%) Clustering
8 1 (0.72%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.72%) BYOD
8 1 (0.72%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 42 (30.43%) Windows
2 29 (21.01%) Linux
3 11 (7.97%) UNIX
4 6 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (3.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.17%) Solaris
6 3 (2.17%) AIX
7 2 (1.45%) CentOS
8 1 (0.72%) zOS
8 1 (0.72%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (27.54%) Performance Tuning
2 29 (21.01%) Disaster Recovery
3 22 (15.94%) Information Security
4 17 (12.32%) Capacity Planning
4 17 (12.32%) Change Management
5 14 (10.14%) Database Tuning
5 14 (10.14%) ETL
5 14 (10.14%) ITIL
6 13 (9.42%) Migration
7 12 (8.70%) Risk Management
7 12 (8.70%) High Availability
8 10 (7.25%) Business Continuity
8 10 (7.25%) Data Modelling
8 10 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (6.52%) Security Architecture
9 9 (6.52%) Kalman Filter
10 8 (5.80%) Data Migration
10 8 (5.80%) Resource Management
10 8 (5.80%) SIEM
11 7 (5.07%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (56.52%) SQL
2 39 (28.26%) T-SQL
3 13 (9.42%) PowerShell
4 9 (6.52%) PL/SQL
4 9 (6.52%) Shell Script
5 6 (4.35%) VBScript
5 6 (4.35%) Perl
6 5 (3.62%) Java
7 4 (2.90%) PHP
7 4 (2.90%) C
7 4 (2.90%) C#
7 4 (2.90%) C++
8 3 (2.17%) XPath
9 1 (0.72%) VBA
9 1 (0.72%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (6.52%) CISSP
1 9 (6.52%) Degree
2 7 (5.07%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.07%) OCP
2 7 (5.07%) Oracle Certification
2 7 (5.07%) CISA
2 7 (5.07%) CISM
3 6 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.62%) PCI QSA
4 5 (3.62%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.62%) CCNP
5 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.17%) CCNA
6 3 (2.17%) MCSE
6 3 (2.17%) CCSA
6 3 (2.17%) CCSE
6 3 (2.17%) CCSP
7 2 (1.45%) MCITP
7 2 (1.45%) MCSA
7 2 (1.45%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.42%) PCI DSS
2 10 (7.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.90%) COBIT
3 4 (2.90%) SLA
4 1 (0.72%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (0.72%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (12.32%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.72%) ACF2
3 1 (0.72%) RACF
Systems Management
1 13 (9.42%) Oracle RMAN
2 11 (7.97%) Data Guard
3 4 (2.90%) Oracle Flashback
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 48 (34.78%) Oracle
2 20 (14.49%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.97%) Sybase
4 8 (5.80%) VMware
5 6 (4.35%) Teradata
5 6 (4.35%) Qualys
6 5 (3.62%) Imperva
6 5 (3.62%) Tripwire
6 5 (3.62%) PayPal
7 4 (2.90%) Red Gate
7 4 (2.90%) Cisco
7 4 (2.90%) Citrix
8 3 (2.17%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.17%) McAfee
8 3 (2.17%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.72%) Rapid7
9 1 (0.72%) Splunk
9 1 (0.72%) Wall Street Systems
9 1 (0.72%) AppSense
9 1 (0.72%) Websense
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Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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