The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Database Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Database Security over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Security
England / South East
Rank 239 257 260
Rank change year-on-year +18 +3  
Contract jobs citing Database Security 6 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.076% 0.076% 0.092%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.094% 0.093% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 8
Median daily rate £439 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.01% -3.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £390 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £435 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +1.49% +4.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - -

Database Security is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6398 7492 7766
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 81.51% 81.26% 79.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3690 4606 4268
Median daily rate £425 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 268 277
Median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.20% +21.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.75 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £61.00 £47.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Database Security
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Database Security as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Database Security in the South East

Database Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Database Security in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Database Security in the South East

Database Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Database Security in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Database Security in the South East

Database Security
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Hampshire +14 5 £440 +3.52% 2
Oxfordshire - 1 £400 - 1
Database Security
England

Database Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 across the South East region with a requirement for Database Security.

1 16 (69.57%) Firewall
1 16 (69.57%) Intrusion Detection
1 16 (69.57%) PKI
1 16 (69.57%) Data Centre
2 13 (56.52%) Kalman Filter
2 13 (56.52%) Email Filtering
2 13 (56.52%) Web Filtering
3 12 (52.17%) Information Security
4 11 (47.83%) PCI DSS
5 10 (43.48%) Ethical Hacking
5 10 (43.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (39.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (34.78%) Degree
8 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
8 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
8 5 (21.74%) Cisco
9 4 (17.39%) MySQL
9 4 (17.39%) Windows
9 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (17.39%) Network Security
9 4 (17.39%) Data Protection
10 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
10 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
10 3 (13.04%) OLAP
10 3 (13.04%) SQL
10 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
10 3 (13.04%) ETL
10 3 (13.04%) OLTP

Database Security
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 16 (69.57%) Firewall
1 16 (69.57%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (17.39%) Network Security
3 2 (8.70%) HTTP
3 2 (8.70%) Internet
3 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.70%) Wireless
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) MySQL
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (13.04%) OLAP
3 3 (13.04%) OLTP
4 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (4.35%) Banking
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Security Specialist
2 8 (34.78%) Security Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Security Operations Specialist
4 5 (21.74%) DBA
5 3 (13.04%) Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Data Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Network Security Specialist
5 3 (13.04%) Network Specialist
6 2 (8.70%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) IT Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) IT Security Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) SQL DBA
7 1 (4.35%) Administrator
7 1 (4.35%) Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Database Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.35%) CGI
2 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (69.57%) Data Centre
1 16 (69.57%) PKI
2 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.70%) CentOS
3 2 (8.70%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Email Filtering
1 13 (56.52%) Kalman Filter
1 13 (56.52%) Web Filtering
2 12 (52.17%) Information Security
3 10 (43.48%) Ethical Hacking
4 9 (39.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (17.39%) Data Protection
6 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
6 3 (13.04%) ETL
7 2 (8.70%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (4.35%) Data Security
8 1 (4.35%) Database Tuning
8 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (4.35%) High Availability
8 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.35%) Migration
8 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) CISSP
3 2 (8.70%) CISM
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) CCNA
4 1 (4.35%) CCNP
4 1 (4.35%) CCSA
4 1 (4.35%) CCSE
4 1 (4.35%) CCSP
4 1 (4.35%) CEH
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.35%) ISSAP
4 1 (4.35%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (47.83%) PCI DSS
2 10 (43.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.35%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco
2 2 (8.70%) Qualys
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) Arqiva
3 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.35%) Intel Security
3 1 (4.35%) Juniper
3 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) Sourcefire
3 1 (4.35%) Tripwire