The table below looks at the statistics for Cyber Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cyber Security over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Cyber Security 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £510 £380 £425
% change year-on-year
+34.21% -10.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 - £40.00
Cyber Security
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
257 224 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 76.49% 70.00% 66.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 107 162
Average daily rate £368 £358 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.79% -4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 30 36
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £14.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Cyber Security
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Cyber Security Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) UML
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) PKI
3 1 (25.00%) Java EE
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Maven
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) ISO 9000
3 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) EJB
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) UML
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft