The first table below looks at the demand for Cyber Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cyber Security over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank 124 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cyber Security 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.24% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £500 -
% change year-on-year
-16.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £48.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-46.66% +21.87%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2045 1671 1976
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 71.18% 68.18% 63.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1058 673 757
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 56 56
Average hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.08% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £167.50 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Cyber Security
South East

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cyber Security across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Cyber Security
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Cyber Security Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Cyber Security
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Security within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 5 - - 1
Maidenhead - - - -
Cyber Security
South East

Cyber Security
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cyber 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 Cyber Security.

1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
1 6 (85.71%) SAP
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) Workflow
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (85.71%) Data Entry
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Mandarin Language
2 5 (71.43%) HND
2 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) COM
4 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cyber 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 Cyber Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
1 6 (85.71%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Mandarin Language
2 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Coordinator
1 6 (85.71%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (28.57%) Junior
2 2 (28.57%) Graduate
3 1 (14.29%) Chief Technology Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) COM
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Workflow
1 6 (85.71%) Data Entry
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) HND
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
1 6 (85.71%) SAP
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft