The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 20 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.09% 3.36% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.48% 4.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £361
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +24.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £52.50 -
% change year-on-year
-12.38% -
Cybersecurity
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
67 119 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 69.07% 79.87% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 80 22
Average daily rate £421 £450 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% +32.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £375 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 5
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) EJB

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 2 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Neo4j
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) OrientDB
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
2 1 (33.33%) EasyMock
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) EJB
1 1 (33.33%) Java EE
1 1 (33.33%) JSF
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 1 (33.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) CentOS
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
1 1 (33.33%) Scala
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
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