The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 23 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 24 18 31
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 7 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.57% 7.60% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.15% 8.84% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 1
Median daily rate £525 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £446
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +0.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.84 -
Cybersecurity
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
136 215 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 69.39% 86.00% 71.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 126 78
Median daily rate £425 £400 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £250 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £525 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 14
Median hourly rate £18.75 £20.75 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% -42.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.90 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.75 £24.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +26.21%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Basingstoke region.

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cybersecurity 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 17 (70.83%) Security Operations
2 12 (50.00%) SIEM
2 12 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 12 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 11 (45.83%) Information Security
3 11 (45.83%) MS Project
3 11 (45.83%) MS Visio
4 10 (41.67%) Intel Security
4 10 (41.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (41.67%) Digital Forensics
4 10 (41.67%) Analytics
4 10 (41.67%) Mentoring
4 10 (41.67%) RSA Security Analytics
5 9 (37.50%) Finance
5 9 (37.50%) Windows
6 8 (33.33%) Solaris
6 8 (33.33%) Cisco
6 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (29.17%) CISSP
7 7 (29.17%) Change Management
7 7 (29.17%) AIX
7 7 (29.17%) ITIL
7 7 (29.17%) GCIA
7 7 (29.17%) GCIH
7 7 (29.17%) PKI
7 7 (29.17%) Degree
8 6 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (25.00%) NetWitness

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Applications
1 11 (45.83%) MS Project
1 11 (45.83%) MS Visio
2 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (20.83%) HTTP
2 5 (20.83%) SSH
2 5 (20.83%) SSL
2 5 (20.83%) VPN
3 2 (8.33%) Firewall
3 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.17%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) DB2
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Analyst
2 10 (41.67%) Incident Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Penetration Tester
3 4 (16.67%) Tester
4 3 (12.50%) Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Security Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Security Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Vulnerability Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Compliance Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Security Penetration Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Security Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Security Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Flex
2 1 (4.17%) REST
2 1 (4.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (29.17%) PKI
3 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
4 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 3 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (8.33%) Smartcard
7 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Solaris
3 7 (29.17%) AIX
4 5 (20.83%) Linux
4 5 (20.83%) Unix
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Security Operations
2 12 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 12 (50.00%) SIEM
2 12 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 11 (45.83%) Information Security
4 10 (41.67%) Analytics
4 10 (41.67%) Digital Forensics
4 10 (41.67%) Mentoring
4 10 (41.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (29.17%) Change Management
5 7 (29.17%) ITIL
6 5 (20.83%) Information Security Management
6 5 (20.83%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (20.83%) PRINCE
6 5 (20.83%) Security Management
7 4 (16.67%) Document Management
7 4 (16.67%) Network Architecture
7 4 (16.67%) Patch Management
8 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
8 3 (12.50%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C++
1 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) CISSP
1 7 (29.17%) Degree
1 7 (29.17%) GCIA
1 7 (29.17%) GCIH
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) SANS
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) PCI DSS
2 4 (16.67%) COBIT
2 4 (16.67%) COSO
2 4 (16.67%) SAS 70
3 1 (4.17%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Intel Security
2 8 (33.33%) Cisco
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (25.00%) NetWitness
4 4 (16.67%) Remedy
5 2 (8.33%) Blue Coat
5 2 (8.33%) Qualys
6 1 (4.17%) F5
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle
6 1 (4.17%) Red Hat