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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Security
Rank 538 529 531
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing Database Security 58 53 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 38 28
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£375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £75.50 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £75.50 - £16.00

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
42032 39080 42164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.17% 74.10% 72.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 26251 24056 24404
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1159 1114 1532
Average hourly rate £23.50 £27.50 £30.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.54% -9.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.20 £12.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 17 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Database Security within the UK over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Database Security Hourly Rate Histogram 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 17 September 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 -19 49 £375 - 20
London +10 16 £425 +13.33% 7
South East +1 13 £450 +20.00% 2
City of London +27 8 £425 -5.55% 3
East of England -21 8 £363 +7.40% 2
North West +1 7 £335 -4.42% 4
Berkshire +10 5 £498 +32.66% 2
Scotland -12 5 £135 -63.01%
Bedfordshire - 5 £363 - 1
Cheshire - 5 £335 - 3
Luton - 4 £369 -
Hertfordshire -24 3 £300 -33.33%
North East - 3 £325 -
Surrey -3 2 £475 +26.66%
Manchester - 2 £500 -
Yorkshire +1 1 £425 +165.62% 2
West Yorkshire - 1 £425 - 1
Kent - 1 £380 -
Reading - 1 £500 -
Guildford - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £425 - 1
Liverpool - - - -
Knutsford - - - - 2
Birmingham - - - - 1
Bristol - - - -
Chippenham - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Southampton - - - -

Database Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 61 (53.51%) SQL
2 57 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 50 (43.86%) Windows
4 40 (35.09%) Microsoft
5 36 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 33 (28.95%) Finance
7 31 (27.19%) UNIX
8 29 (25.44%) Replication
8 29 (25.44%) Performance Tuning
9 28 (24.56%) Oracle
10 26 (22.81%) T-SQL
10 26 (22.81%) SQL Server 2005
10 26 (22.81%) Capacity Planning
11 25 (21.93%) Banking
11 25 (21.93%) Linux
12 22 (19.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 18 (15.79%) Oracle Database
14 17 (14.91%) Database Tuning
14 17 (14.91%) Clustering
14 17 (14.91%) Disaster Recovery
14 17 (14.91%) Management Information System
15 16 (14.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 16 (14.04%) SQL Server 2000
15 16 (14.04%) Performance Monitoring
15 16 (14.04%) Relational Database
16 15 (13.16%) PowerShell
16 15 (13.16%) RDBMS
16 15 (13.16%) MS Excel
16 15 (13.16%) DTS
17 14 (12.28%) Active Directory

Database Security
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 11 (9.65%) IIS
2 8 (7.02%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (2.63%) Apache
3 3 (2.63%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.75%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (1.75%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.75%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.88%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 15 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.02%) MS Office
3 2 (1.75%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.88%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.88%) Global One
3 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.77%) Firewall
2 9 (7.89%) Network Security
3 7 (6.14%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (5.26%) DHCP
4 6 (5.26%) DNS
4 6 (5.26%) SAN
5 5 (4.39%) FTP
6 2 (1.75%) HTTP
6 2 (1.75%) Extranet
7 1 (0.88%) SSL
7 1 (0.88%) DMZ
7 1 (0.88%) Internet
7 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.88%) VPN
7 1 (0.88%) WAN
7 1 (0.88%) SMTP
7 1 (0.88%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (22.81%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (19.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (15.79%) Oracle Database
6 16 (14.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (14.04%) SQL Server 2000
6 16 (14.04%) Relational Database
7 15 (13.16%) RDBMS
7 15 (13.16%) DTS
8 14 (12.28%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (11.40%) DB2
10 11 (9.65%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (8.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (7.89%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (7.02%) Oracle Database 10g
14 5 (4.39%) MySQL
14 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 5 (4.39%) DB2 UDB
15 4 (3.51%) Informix
Development Applications
1 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 3 (2.63%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.75%) Subversion
2 2 (1.75%) Toad
3 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (28.95%) Finance
2 25 (21.93%) Banking
3 13 (11.40%) Investment Banking
4 8 (7.02%) Legal
5 5 (4.39%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (4.39%) Marketing
6 4 (3.51%) Aerospace
6 4 (3.51%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.75%) International Banking
7 2 (1.75%) Retail
8 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.88%) Law
8 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.88%) Advertising
8 1 (0.88%) Publishing
8 1 (0.88%) Billing
8 1 (0.88%) French Language
Job Titles
1 57 (50.00%) DBA
2 24 (21.05%) SQL DBA
3 21 (18.42%) Administrator
4 14 (12.28%) Developer
5 12 (10.53%) Analyst
6 10 (8.77%) Oracle DBA
6 10 (8.77%) Consultant
7 9 (7.89%) Security Consultant
7 9 (7.89%) SQL Server DBA
8 8 (7.02%) Project Manager
9 7 (6.14%) Support Engineer
9 7 (6.14%) SQL Developer
10 6 (5.26%) DB2 DBA
10 6 (5.26%) Senior DBA
10 6 (5.26%) Support Analyst
11 5 (4.39%) Web Engineer
12 4 (3.51%) Web Support Engineer
12 4 (3.51%) Database Engineer
12 4 (3.51%) SharePoint Developer
12 4 (3.51%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.65%) .NET
2 8 (7.02%) XML
3 5 (4.39%) WSH
4 4 (3.51%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.63%) jQuery
6 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
6 2 (1.75%) HTML
6 2 (1.75%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.75%) JDBC
6 2 (1.75%) ODBC
6 2 (1.75%) Kendo UI
6 2 (1.75%) HTML5
7 1 (0.88%) REST
7 1 (0.88%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (0.88%) Web Services
7 1 (0.88%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 29 (25.44%) Replication
2 17 (14.91%) Clustering
2 17 (14.91%) Management Information System
3 8 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.39%) Smart Meter
4 5 (4.39%) Statistics
4 5 (4.39%) PKI
5 4 (3.51%) Mainframe
5 4 (3.51%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.63%) User Experience
6 3 (2.63%) Economics
6 3 (2.63%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.75%) PMI
8 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.88%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.88%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.88%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (0.88%) NHS
8 1 (0.88%) AS400
8 1 (0.88%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 50 (43.86%) Windows
2 31 (27.19%) UNIX
3 25 (21.93%) Linux
4 7 (6.14%) Solaris
5 6 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (4.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (4.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (25.44%) Performance Tuning
2 26 (22.81%) Capacity Planning
3 17 (14.91%) Database Tuning
3 17 (14.91%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (14.04%) Performance Monitoring
5 14 (12.28%) Information Security
6 11 (9.65%) Data Modelling
7 9 (7.89%) Change Management
7 9 (7.89%) E-Commerce
7 9 (7.89%) ITIL
8 8 (7.02%) Security Architecture
8 8 (7.02%) Data Management
8 8 (7.02%) Risk Management
9 7 (6.14%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (6.14%) Data Protection
10 6 (5.26%) ETL
10 6 (5.26%) Project Management
11 5 (4.39%) Performance Analysis
11 5 (4.39%) Migration
11 5 (4.39%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (53.51%) SQL
2 26 (22.81%) T-SQL
3 15 (13.16%) PowerShell
4 12 (10.53%) Shell Script
5 9 (7.89%) C#
6 6 (5.26%) VBScript
6 6 (5.26%) Perl
6 6 (5.26%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.39%) Java
8 4 (3.51%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.63%) C++
9 3 (2.63%) C
10 2 (1.75%) PHP
10 2 (1.75%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.88%) Python
11 1 (0.88%) Ruby
11 1 (0.88%) XPath
11 1 (0.88%) X++
Qualifications
1 11 (9.65%) Degree
2 9 (7.89%) CISSP
3 7 (6.14%) CISM
4 6 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.39%) CISA
6 4 (3.51%) MCTS
6 4 (3.51%) OCP
6 4 (3.51%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (2.63%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.63%) MCITP
8 2 (1.75%) MCSE
8 2 (1.75%) MCSA
8 2 (1.75%) MCDBA
8 2 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.75%) PMP
8 2 (1.75%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.75%) OCA
8 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.88%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.65%) SLA
2 4 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.75%) QA
3 2 (1.75%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (12.28%) Active Directory
1 14 (12.28%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (4.39%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.88%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.88%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 9 (7.89%) SCOM
2 6 (5.26%) Data Guard
3 3 (2.63%) Control-M
3 3 (2.63%) Foglight
4 2 (1.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.75%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.88%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (35.09%) Microsoft
2 28 (24.56%) Oracle
3 8 (7.02%) Red Gate
4 7 (6.14%) Sybase
5 5 (4.39%) IBM
6 4 (3.51%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.51%) CheckPoint
6 4 (3.51%) Cyber-Ark
7 3 (2.63%) Varonis
7 3 (2.63%) Aveksa
7 3 (2.63%) Gemalto
8 2 (1.75%) Telerik
8 2 (1.75%) VMware
8 2 (1.75%) Remedy
8 2 (1.75%) Veritas
8 2 (1.75%) BMC
8 2 (1.75%) EMC
9 1 (0.88%) Tableau
9 1 (0.88%) F5
9 1 (0.88%) Imperva
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