The first table below looks at the demand for Cyber Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cardiff region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cyber Security 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.29% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £438 £389
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +12.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +37.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
307 178 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 78.12% 71.77% 67.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 119 89
Average daily rate £375 £340 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.47% -12.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Cyber Security
South Wales

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Cyber Security
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Cyber Security Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Cyber Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Cyber Security Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Cyber Security
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 7 (77.78%) Hadoop
3 5 (55.56%) Visualisation
3 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
3 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) JBoss
4 4 (44.44%) Middleware
4 4 (44.44%) Data Integration
4 4 (44.44%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (44.44%) Pentaho
4 4 (44.44%) Talend
4 4 (44.44%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (44.44%) Apache Camel
5 3 (33.33%) Kibana
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 3 (33.33%) .NET
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
7 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
7 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 4 (44.44%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) Hadoop
2 4 (44.44%) Pentaho
3 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Lead Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) Middleware
2 4 (44.44%) Apache Camel
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Visualisation
2 4 (44.44%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
1 4 (44.44%) JBoss
1 4 (44.44%) Talend