The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank - 8 -
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 0 16 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 12.70% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 14.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 15 0
Median daily rate - £475 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £519
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £42.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-19.64% -30.00%
Cybersecurity
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87 111 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 80.56% 88.10% 81.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 86 40
Median daily rate £400 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £360 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 19
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -19.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Trend in Chester