The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 57 79 87
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +8
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 24 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.26% 0.84% 0.084%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.69% 1.04% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 0
Average daily rate £462 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £435
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £52.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.79% +102.88%
Cybersecurity
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
891 1054 926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 83.74% 80.03% 77.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 510 514
Average daily rate £406 £365 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.09% +2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 28 28
Average hourly rate £38.50 £27.50 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +72.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £11.67 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Cybersecurity
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Milton Keynes +14 20 £451 +0.11% 6
Cybersecurity
South East

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Cybersecurity 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 Cybersecurity.

1 16 (39.02%) Oracle
1 16 (39.02%) CISSP
2 15 (36.59%) Internet
2 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
2 15 (36.59%) Citrix
2 15 (36.59%) FTP
3 12 (29.27%) Risk Management
3 12 (29.27%) Information Security
4 10 (24.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (24.39%) Windows
4 10 (24.39%) Security Cleared
4 10 (24.39%) CESG Certified Professional
5 9 (21.95%) Data Centre
5 9 (21.95%) NetScaler
5 9 (21.95%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (21.95%) Information Assurance
5 9 (21.95%) ProjectWise
5 9 (21.95%) Skype for Business
5 9 (21.95%) F5
5 9 (21.95%) Reverse Proxy
5 9 (21.95%) IronPort
5 9 (21.95%) Blue Coat
5 9 (21.95%) Ethical Hacking
5 9 (21.95%) CEH
5 9 (21.95%) VPN
5 9 (21.95%) DNS
5 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
5 9 (21.95%) B2B
5 9 (21.95%) SSL
5 9 (21.95%) Cisco

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Cybersecurity 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 Cybersecurity. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (21.95%) Skype for Business
2 6 (14.63%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) ProjectWise
2 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 15 (36.59%) FTP
1 15 (36.59%) Internet
2 9 (21.95%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (21.95%) DNS
2 9 (21.95%) Firewall
2 9 (21.95%) NetScaler
2 9 (21.95%) Reverse Proxy
2 9 (21.95%) SSL
2 9 (21.95%) VPN
3 6 (14.63%) IPsec
3 6 (14.63%) SMTP
3 6 (14.63%) SSH
4 3 (7.32%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.88%) Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Electronics
4 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.44%) Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Analyst
1 12 (29.27%) Security Analyst
2 8 (19.51%) Project Manager
3 7 (17.07%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Security Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Security Manager
5 4 (9.76%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Information Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Information Assurance Leader
6 3 (7.32%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Security Advisor
7 2 (4.88%) Data Centre Project Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Network Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Network Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Data Centre
2 8 (19.51%) CESG
2 8 (19.51%) Cryptography
3 7 (17.07%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (14.63%) Client/Server
5 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.88%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (2.44%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) Unix
2 6 (14.63%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Information Security
1 12 (29.27%) Risk Management
2 10 (24.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (21.95%) B2B
3 9 (21.95%) Ethical Hacking
3 9 (21.95%) Information Assurance
3 9 (21.95%) Migration
4 8 (19.51%) Configuration Management
4 8 (19.51%) Data Migration
4 8 (19.51%) ISMS
4 8 (19.51%) Project Management
5 7 (17.07%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (14.63%) OWASP
6 6 (14.63%) Patch Management
7 5 (12.20%) Fuzz Testing
8 4 (9.76%) Incident Management
8 4 (9.76%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (9.76%) Security Architecture
8 4 (9.76%) Security Operations
8 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) C#
1 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
1 6 (14.63%) Python
1 6 (14.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (39.02%) CISSP
2 10 (24.39%) CESG Certified Professional
2 10 (24.39%) Security Cleared
3 9 (21.95%) CEH
4 8 (19.51%) SC Cleared
5 7 (17.07%) GCIH
6 6 (14.63%) CISM
6 6 (14.63%) GCIA
6 6 (14.63%) GIAC
7 2 (4.88%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.44%) CLAS
8 1 (2.44%) Degree
8 1 (2.44%) IISP
8 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) RMADS
2 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.44%) COBIT
3 1 (2.44%) ISO27002
3 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
2 6 (14.63%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) QRadar
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) Oracle
2 15 (36.59%) Citrix
2 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
3 9 (21.95%) Blue Coat
3 9 (21.95%) CheckPoint
3 9 (21.95%) Cisco
3 9 (21.95%) F5
3 9 (21.95%) IronPort
4 2 (4.88%) Splunk
5 1 (2.44%) IBM
5 1 (2.44%) Intel Security
5 1 (2.44%) SAP
Milton Keynes
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £550 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £451 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: 19 days ago