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 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 37 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.35% - 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% - 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £513
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £41.75 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-19.16% -30.41%
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
227 349 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 78.55% 83.49% 76.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 234 160
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £539 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 17 19
Median hourly rate £34.50 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £17.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £65.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 4 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security
1 4 (50.00%) Network Security
1 4 (50.00%) SIEM
1 4 (50.00%) Security Operations
1 4 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (37.50%) Security Hardening
2 3 (37.50%) CISA
2 3 (37.50%) CISM
2 3 (37.50%) CISSP
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (25.00%) People Management
4 1 (12.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (12.50%) Threat Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Threat Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Network Management
4 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) CESG
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) Identity Management

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Consultant
1 5 (62.50%) Security Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) IT Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) IT Security Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Security Manager
2 3 (37.50%) SIEM Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Operational Security Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Operations Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Security Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Manager
4 1 (12.50%) SOC Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (12.50%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security
1 4 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 4 (50.00%) Security Operations
1 4 (50.00%) SIEM
2 3 (37.50%) Security Hardening
3 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (25.00%) People Management
4 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
4 1 (12.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 1 (12.50%) Network Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Threat Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Threat Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CISA
1 3 (37.50%) CISM
1 3 (37.50%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory