The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 65 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.28% 0.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £363 £513 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.26% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £525
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £42.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-19.64% -30.00%
Cybersecurity
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
572 506 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.25% 76.78% 71.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 322 307
Median daily rate £425 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 11
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.73 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.18 £49.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 3 (37.50%) Information Security
1 3 (37.50%) Programme Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Data Security
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) Data Management
2 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (25.00%) Information Governance
2 2 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) SABSA
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
3 1 (12.50%) ISO27005
3 1 (12.50%) QRadar
3 1 (12.50%) CREST Certified
3 1 (12.50%) RSA Archer
3 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (12.50%) COSO
3 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management
3 1 (12.50%) SIEM
3 1 (12.50%) vCloud
3 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) COBIT
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
General
1 2 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Programme Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Lead Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Network Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Project Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Security Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Information Security
1 3 (37.50%) Programme Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (25.00%) Data Security
2 2 (25.00%) Information Governance
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
3 1 (12.50%) MODAF
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) SABSA
3 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) SIEM
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CISM
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
1 1 (12.50%) CREST Certified
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
1 1 (12.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) COBIT
2 1 (12.50%) COSO
2 1 (12.50%) ISO27005
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) QRadar
1 1 (12.50%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) VMware