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 7 December 2016 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Security
Rank 570 588 573
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -15
Contract jobs citing Database Security 60 56 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.10% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 40 31
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £348 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £515 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £600
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £36.40
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 across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41121 45003 43480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.48% 81.18% 76.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 27428 29175 28284
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1085 1352 1206
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 7 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Database Security within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +26 56 £416 +4.06% 14
South East +38 16 £418 -4.57% 2
London -14 12 £423 -0.58% 2
Hampshire - 12 £438 -
Winchester - 9 £438 -
North West +11 8 £469 +33.92% 2
City of London +2 6 - -
West Yorkshire +28 5 - - 2
Yorkshire +18 5 - - 2
East of England +10 5 £388 +7.63% 2
South West +9 5 £350 -12.50% 3
Blackpool - 5 £463 -
Lancashire - 5 £463 -
North East -31 4 £420 -
Tyne and Wear -33 4 £420 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -36 4 £420 -
Wiltshire - 4 £350 - 1
Leeds +20 3 - - 2
Scotland +17 3 - -
Hertfordshire 0 3 £375 +4.16%
Edinburgh - 3 - -
Chippenham - 3 £350 - 1
Surrey +17 2 £356 -35.22% 1
Berkshire +11 2 £374 -14.62%
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
Reading - 2 £374 -
Cambridge +13 1 £400 -
Cambridgeshire +4 1 £400 -
Bedfordshire +2 1 - -
Manchester +2 1 £338 -

Database Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 62 (58.49%) SQL Server
2 47 (44.34%) SQL
3 46 (43.40%) Oracle
4 29 (27.36%) Performance Tuning
5 27 (25.47%) T-SQL
5 27 (25.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (24.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 23 (21.70%) Microsoft
8 22 (20.75%) Windows
8 22 (20.75%) Oracle Database
9 21 (19.81%) PCI DSS
10 20 (18.87%) Clustering
10 20 (18.87%) ITIL
11 19 (17.92%) Firewall
11 19 (17.92%) Finance
11 19 (17.92%) Data Centre
12 18 (16.98%) Linux
13 17 (16.04%) Database Tuning
14 16 (15.09%) Information Security
14 16 (15.09%) Performance Monitoring
15 15 (14.15%) Replication
15 15 (14.15%) Migration
15 15 (14.15%) Security Cleared
15 15 (14.15%) DB2
16 14 (13.21%) Unix
16 14 (13.21%) PKI
16 14 (13.21%) High Availability
17 13 (12.26%) Capacity Planning
17 13 (12.26%) Intrusion Detection
17 13 (12.26%) Network Security

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 (5.66%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (3.77%) IIS
3 3 (2.83%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.89%) Oracle 10gAS
4 2 (1.89%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.94%) Apache
5 1 (0.94%) Confluence
5 1 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (8.49%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.66%) MS Office
3 2 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.92%) Firewall
2 13 (12.26%) Intrusion Detection
2 13 (12.26%) Network Security
3 6 (5.66%) SAN
4 5 (4.72%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.77%) Internet
6 3 (2.83%) LAN
6 3 (2.83%) SSH
6 3 (2.83%) WAN
7 2 (1.89%) 802.11
7 2 (1.89%) DHCP
7 2 (1.89%) DNS
7 2 (1.89%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.89%) Intranet
7 2 (1.89%) LDAP
7 2 (1.89%) MPLS
7 2 (1.89%) VPN
8 1 (0.94%) FTP
8 1 (0.94%) IPsec
8 1 (0.94%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (58.49%) SQL Server
2 27 (25.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (24.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (20.75%) Oracle Database
5 15 (14.15%) DB2
6 13 (12.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (10.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (10.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (10.38%) SQL Server 2014
8 10 (9.43%) Ingres
8 10 (9.43%) Oracle Database 12c
9 9 (8.49%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (8.49%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (7.55%) MySQL
10 8 (7.55%) Oracle Database 10g
10 8 (7.55%) Relational Database
11 7 (6.60%) RDBMS
12 6 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (4.72%) SQL Server 2000
14 4 (3.77%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.89%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.94%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.94%) JIRA
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (17.92%) Finance
2 10 (9.43%) Banking
3 3 (2.83%) Law
4 2 (1.89%) Retail
5 1 (0.94%) Advertising
5 1 (0.94%) Automotive
5 1 (0.94%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.94%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.94%) Marketing
5 1 (0.94%) Military
5 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (45.28%) DBA
2 26 (24.53%) SQL DBA
3 22 (20.75%) Administrator
4 14 (13.21%) SQL Server DBA
5 12 (11.32%) Developer
6 11 (10.38%) Security Engineer
7 10 (9.43%) Oracle DBA
7 10 (9.43%) Security Specialist
8 9 (8.49%) SQL Developer
9 8 (7.55%) Architect
9 8 (7.55%) SQL Server Developer
10 7 (6.60%) Consultant
11 6 (5.66%) Database Specialist
11 6 (5.66%) SSIS Developer
12 5 (4.72%) SC Cleared DBA
12 5 (4.72%) Security Architect
12 5 (4.72%) Security Consultant
12 5 (4.72%) T-SQL Developer
13 4 (3.77%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 4 (3.77%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.43%) .NET
2 2 (1.89%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.89%) Middleware
2 2 (1.89%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (1.89%) Regular Expression
2 2 (1.89%) XML
3 1 (0.94%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.94%) CGI
3 1 (0.94%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.87%) Clustering
2 19 (17.92%) Data Centre
3 15 (14.15%) Replication
4 14 (13.21%) PKI
5 13 (12.26%) Management Information System
6 10 (9.43%) Mainframe
7 7 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.89%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (1.89%) HACMP
9 2 (1.89%) User Experience
10 1 (0.94%) CESG
10 1 (0.94%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.94%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.94%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.94%) Statistics
10 1 (0.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.75%) Windows
2 18 (16.98%) Linux
3 14 (13.21%) Unix
4 8 (7.55%) Windows Server
5 6 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (5.66%) Solaris
6 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.89%) AIX
7 2 (1.89%) HPUX
7 2 (1.89%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.89%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (27.36%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (18.87%) ITIL
3 17 (16.04%) Database Tuning
4 16 (15.09%) Information Security
4 16 (15.09%) Performance Monitoring
5 15 (14.15%) Migration
6 14 (13.21%) High Availability
7 13 (12.26%) Capacity Planning
8 12 (11.32%) Cybersecurity
8 12 (11.32%) Kalman Filter
9 11 (10.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (10.38%) Email Filtering
9 11 (10.38%) ETL
10 10 (9.43%) Security Operations
10 10 (9.43%) Web Filtering
11 9 (8.49%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (7.55%) Ethical Hacking
13 7 (6.60%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 47 (44.34%) SQL
2 27 (25.47%) T-SQL
3 7 (6.60%) PowerShell
4 6 (5.66%) C#
5 5 (4.72%) C
5 5 (4.72%) PL/SQL
6 4 (3.77%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.77%) VB
7 3 (2.83%) Perl
8 1 (0.94%) Java
8 1 (0.94%) Python
8 1 (0.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (14.15%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.43%) Oracle Certification
3 9 (8.49%) Degree
3 9 (8.49%) SC Cleared
4 8 (7.55%) CISSP
4 8 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (6.60%) OCP
6 4 (3.77%) IBM Certification
6 4 (3.77%) MCITP
7 3 (2.83%) CISM
7 3 (2.83%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.83%) MCSE
8 2 (1.89%) CEH
8 2 (1.89%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.94%) CCNP
9 1 (0.94%) CCSA
9 1 (0.94%) CCSE
9 1 (0.94%) CCSP
9 1 (0.94%) ISSAP
9 1 (0.94%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (19.81%) PCI DSS
2 11 (10.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (7.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (3.77%) COBIT
4 4 (3.77%) GAAP
4 4 (3.77%) QA
5 3 (2.83%) PA-DSS
6 2 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.94%) Government Security Classifications
7 1 (0.94%) GPG13
7 1 (0.94%) RMADS
System Software
1 9 (8.49%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (5.66%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.66%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.89%) NFS
5 1 (0.94%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.94%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (7.55%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (4.72%) Data Guard
3 4 (3.77%) NetBackup
3 4 (3.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.89%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.94%) Ansible
5 1 (0.94%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (0.94%) Perfmon
5 1 (0.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (43.40%) Oracle
2 23 (21.70%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.60%) Red Hat
4 6 (5.66%) IBM
4 6 (5.66%) WorldPay
5 5 (4.72%) VMware
6 4 (3.77%) Intel Security
7 3 (2.83%) ArcSight
7 3 (2.83%) Cisco
7 3 (2.83%) HP
7 3 (2.83%) NetApp
7 3 (2.83%) Qualys
7 3 (2.83%) SAP
7 3 (2.83%) Sybase
7 3 (2.83%) Tripwire
8 2 (1.89%) EMC
8 2 (1.89%) Nintex
8 2 (1.89%) Palo Alto
8 2 (1.89%) Splunk
8 2 (1.89%) Veritas
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