The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.40% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £440
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 £68.00 -
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Cybersecurity
Cambridgeshire

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
297 373 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 83.43% 80.22% 76.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 279 208
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 20
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £15.77 £19.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £57.50 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Cybersecurity
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Cambridge region.

Cybersecurity Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 4 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
1 4 (66.67%) SIEM
2 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (50.00%) Security Hardening
2 3 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) Network Security
2 3 (50.00%) CISA
2 3 (50.00%) CISM
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (16.67%) CMS
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) WordPress
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Drupal
1 1 (16.67%) Joomla!
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
1 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) Security Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) IT Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) IT Security Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) SIEM Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) IT Graduate
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering Graduate
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) CSS3
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (16.67%) CESG
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
1 4 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
1 4 (66.67%) SIEM
2 3 (50.00%) Security Hardening
2 3 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Threat Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Threat Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CISA
1 3 (50.00%) CISM
1 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
1 1 (16.67%) VMware