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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Security
Rank 553 558 532
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -26
Contract jobs citing Database Security 67 53 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.097% 0.092%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 32 26
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£425 £394 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £291 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £384 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £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
44182 41616 38228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.70% 76.15% 74.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28632 25727 23174
Average daily rate £415 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1181 1176 1105
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 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 31 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 -12 62 £425 +6.25% 8
London +4 27 £433 - 2
South East -9 17 £438 +15.13% 2
City of London -12 7 £510 +15.90%
Hampshire - 7 £425 - 1
Berkshire +8 6 £500 +0.50% 1
East of England +5 6 £325 -10.34% 1
South West - 6 £328 -
North West -27 5 - - 1
Merseyside - 5 - -
Liverpool - 5 - -
Winchester - 5 £438 - 1
Somerset - 4 £339 -
Surrey -3 3 £410 -
Bracknell -4 3 £500 +19.04%
Scotland -10 3 £406 - 4
Taunton - 3 £350 -
Cobham - 3 £410 -
Chelmsford - 2 £325 -
Devon - 2 £300 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £363 -
Essex - 2 £325 - 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £290 -
West Sussex -11 1 - -
North East -27 1 £435 +28.88%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £435 -
Jersey - 1 £350 -
Dundee - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £463 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £350 -

Database Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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 74 (55.64%) SQL Server
2 73 (54.89%) SQL
3 43 (32.33%) Oracle
4 41 (30.83%) Windows
4 41 (30.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 39 (29.32%) T-SQL
6 36 (27.07%) Performance Tuning
7 33 (24.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 30 (22.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 27 (20.30%) Linux
9 27 (20.30%) Finance
10 26 (19.55%) Disaster Recovery
11 25 (18.80%) Oracle Database
12 24 (18.05%) Information Security
13 20 (15.04%) SQL Server 2005
13 20 (15.04%) Oracle Database 11g
13 20 (15.04%) Data Warehouse
14 18 (13.53%) Banking
15 17 (12.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 17 (12.78%) Network Security
15 17 (12.78%) Microsoft
16 16 (12.03%) Change Management
16 16 (12.03%) Capacity Planning
17 15 (11.28%) Firewall
17 15 (11.28%) ITIL
17 15 (11.28%) Oracle RAC
17 15 (11.28%) Replication
18 14 (10.53%) PowerShell
18 14 (10.53%) MS Excel
19 13 (9.77%) ETL

Database Security
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (6.77%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 14 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.26%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.75%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.78%) Network Security
2 15 (11.28%) Firewall
3 13 (9.77%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (6.02%) SAN
4 8 (6.02%) Internet
5 5 (3.76%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.01%) HTTP
7 2 (1.50%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.50%) Wireless
8 1 (0.75%) LAN
8 1 (0.75%) WAN
8 1 (0.75%) VLAN
8 1 (0.75%) VPN
8 1 (0.75%) DNS
8 1 (0.75%) SSL
8 1 (0.75%) OSPF
8 1 (0.75%) BGP
8 1 (0.75%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (55.64%) SQL Server
2 41 (30.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 33 (24.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 30 (22.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 25 (18.80%) Oracle Database
6 20 (15.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 20 (15.04%) Oracle Database 11g
6 20 (15.04%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (12.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (9.77%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (9.02%) Oracle Database 10g
10 11 (8.27%) MySQL
10 11 (8.27%) Relational Database
11 8 (6.02%) RDBMS
12 7 (5.26%) DTS
12 7 (5.26%) DB2
12 7 (5.26%) NoSQL
13 6 (4.51%) OLAP
13 6 (4.51%) Informix
13 6 (4.51%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 9 (6.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (2.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.75%) Subversion
4 1 (0.75%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (20.30%) Finance
2 18 (13.53%) Banking
3 8 (6.02%) Retail
4 6 (4.51%) Legal
5 4 (3.01%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.26%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.26%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.50%) Marketing
8 1 (0.75%) Automotive
8 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 58 (43.61%) DBA
2 25 (18.80%) SQL DBA
3 20 (15.04%) Administrator
4 18 (13.53%) Developer
5 13 (9.77%) SQL Server DBA
6 11 (8.27%) Consultant
7 10 (7.52%) Architect
7 10 (7.52%) Security Specialist
7 10 (7.52%) Security Architect
8 8 (6.02%) Analyst
8 8 (6.02%) Security Consultant
9 7 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
9 7 (5.26%) Senior DBA
10 6 (4.51%) SQL Developer
11 5 (3.76%) Security Engineer
12 4 (3.01%) Oracle Developer
12 4 (3.01%) Technical Architect
13 3 (2.26%) Report Analyst
13 3 (2.26%) Security Manager
13 3 (2.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.02%) XML
2 2 (1.50%) POSIX
2 2 (1.50%) MDX
3 1 (0.75%) Entity Framework
3 1 (0.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.28%) Replication
2 12 (9.02%) PKI
2 12 (9.02%) Data Centre
3 11 (8.27%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.76%) Mobile Banking
4 5 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.50%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.75%) Life Science
6 1 (0.75%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.75%) Statistics
6 1 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.75%) GIS
6 1 (0.75%) Clustering
6 1 (0.75%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.75%) BYOD
6 1 (0.75%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 41 (30.83%) Windows
2 27 (20.30%) Linux
3 10 (7.52%) UNIX
4 6 (4.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (3.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.50%) CentOS
7 2 (1.50%) AIX
7 2 (1.50%) Solaris
8 1 (0.75%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (27.07%) Performance Tuning
2 26 (19.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 24 (18.05%) Information Security
4 16 (12.03%) Capacity Planning
4 16 (12.03%) Change Management
5 15 (11.28%) ITIL
6 13 (9.77%) ETL
6 13 (9.77%) Database Tuning
7 11 (8.27%) Security Architecture
7 11 (8.27%) SIEM
7 11 (8.27%) Migration
8 10 (7.52%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (7.52%) Data Migration
9 9 (6.77%) High Availability
9 9 (6.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (6.77%) Kalman Filter
10 8 (6.02%) Patch Management
10 8 (6.02%) Business Continuity
10 8 (6.02%) Security Management
10 8 (6.02%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 73 (54.89%) SQL
2 39 (29.32%) T-SQL
3 14 (10.53%) PowerShell
4 11 (8.27%) Shell Script
5 9 (6.77%) PL/SQL
6 7 (5.26%) VBScript
7 6 (4.51%) Java
8 5 (3.76%) Perl
8 5 (3.76%) C#
8 5 (3.76%) C++
9 4 (3.01%) PHP
9 4 (3.01%) C
10 3 (2.26%) XPath
11 1 (0.75%) VBA
11 1 (0.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (6.02%) CISSP
2 7 (5.26%) OCP
2 7 (5.26%) Oracle Certification
2 7 (5.26%) Degree
3 5 (3.76%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.76%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.76%) CISA
3 5 (3.76%) CISM
4 4 (3.01%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.01%) CCNP
5 3 (2.26%) MCSE
5 3 (2.26%) PCI QSA
6 2 (1.50%) MCSA
6 2 (1.50%) MCDBA
6 2 (1.50%) CCNA
6 2 (1.50%) CCSA
6 2 (1.50%) CCSE
6 2 (1.50%) CCSP
6 2 (1.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.27%) PCI DSS
2 7 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.01%) SLA
4 1 (0.75%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.75%) COBIT
4 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (11.28%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (4.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.75%) ACF2
3 1 (0.75%) RACF
Systems Management
1 11 (8.27%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (5.26%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 43 (32.33%) Oracle
2 17 (12.78%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.77%) Sybase
4 8 (6.02%) VMware
5 6 (4.51%) Teradata
6 5 (3.76%) Red Gate
6 5 (3.76%) PayPal
7 4 (3.01%) Qualys
7 4 (3.01%) Citrix
8 3 (2.26%) Tripwire
8 3 (2.26%) Cisco
8 3 (2.26%) McAfee
8 3 (2.26%) Imperva
8 3 (2.26%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.50%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.75%) Wall Street Systems
10 1 (0.75%) Rapid7
10 1 (0.75%) Splunk
10 1 (0.75%) Websense
10 1 (0.75%) QAD
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