The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cybersecurity
London / City of London
Rank 129 135 175
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +40
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 24 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.81% 0.53% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.62% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 5
Median daily rate £538 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.57% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £345 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £683 £740 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £42.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -20.00%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2534 2571 4165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 85.93% 84.88% 81.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2010 2018 3258
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 27 38
Median hourly rate £55.00 £29.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.65% +41.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £13.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 41 (58.57%) Finance
2 32 (45.71%) Information Security
3 19 (27.14%) CISSP
3 19 (27.14%) Security Operations
4 17 (24.29%) Risk Management
4 17 (24.29%) Firewall
5 16 (22.86%) Banking
5 16 (22.86%) SIEM
6 15 (21.43%) Security Operations Centre
7 14 (20.00%) Network Security
8 13 (18.57%) Project Management
8 13 (18.57%) CISM
9 12 (17.14%) Degree
10 11 (15.71%) SQL
10 11 (15.71%) Windows
10 11 (15.71%) Management Information System
11 10 (14.29%) Legal
11 10 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (14.29%) Linux
11 10 (14.29%) Unix
11 10 (14.29%) Splunk
12 9 (12.86%) Retail
12 9 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (11.43%) Financial Institution
13 8 (11.43%) TCP/IP
13 8 (11.43%) Oracle
13 8 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (11.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 8 (11.43%) Vulnerability Management
14 7 (10.00%) Data Centre

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (4.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Office
2 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) IaaS
2 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.86%) Office 365
2 2 (2.86%) PaaS
3 1 (1.43%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (24.29%) Firewall
2 14 (20.00%) Network Security
3 8 (11.43%) TCP/IP
4 6 (8.57%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (7.14%) Internet
6 2 (2.86%) 802.11
6 2 (2.86%) DKIM
6 2 (2.86%) DMARC
6 2 (2.86%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.86%) LAN
6 2 (2.86%) MPLS
6 2 (2.86%) SMTP
6 2 (2.86%) SSH
6 2 (2.86%) VPN
6 2 (2.86%) WAN
7 1 (1.43%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (1.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (1.43%) HTTP
7 1 (1.43%) LDAP
7 1 (1.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.86%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.86%) DB2
2 2 (2.86%) MySQL
3 1 (1.43%) Big Data
3 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
General
1 41 (58.57%) Finance
2 16 (22.86%) Banking
3 10 (14.29%) Legal
4 9 (12.86%) Retail
5 8 (11.43%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.86%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.43%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (30.00%) Analyst
2 20 (28.57%) Security Analyst
3 16 (22.86%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 8 (11.43%) Security Manager
5 7 (10.00%) Consultant
6 6 (8.57%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 6 (8.57%) Risk Manager
7 5 (7.14%) Architect
7 5 (7.14%) IT Manager
8 4 (5.71%) IT Security Manager
8 4 (5.71%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.71%) Security Consultant
8 4 (5.71%) Security Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) Cybersecurity Specialist
9 3 (4.29%) Security Architect
9 3 (4.29%) Security Monitoring Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) Security Specialist
9 3 (4.29%) Senior Manager
9 3 (4.29%) Senior Risk Manager
9 3 (4.29%) SIEM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.43%) Ajax
2 1 (1.43%) JSON
2 1 (1.43%) Middleware
2 1 (1.43%) OpenID
2 1 (1.43%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.43%) REST
2 1 (1.43%) SAML
2 1 (1.43%) SOAP
2 1 (1.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.43%) Security Operations Centre
2 11 (15.71%) Management Information System
3 7 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 7 (10.00%) Fixed Income
4 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.57%) Equities
5 5 (7.14%) Cyber Defence
6 4 (5.71%) PKI
7 3 (4.29%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (2.86%) CESG
8 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.86%) Cryptography
8 2 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (2.86%) Hedge funds
9 1 (1.43%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (1.43%) Internet of Things
9 1 (1.43%) iSeries
9 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.71%) Windows
2 10 (14.29%) Linux
2 10 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (45.71%) Information Security
2 19 (27.14%) Security Operations
3 17 (24.29%) Risk Management
4 16 (22.86%) SIEM
5 13 (18.57%) Project Management
6 10 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (11.43%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (8.57%) Asset Management
9 6 (8.57%) Network Design
9 6 (8.57%) Threat Detection
10 5 (7.14%) Computer Forensics
10 5 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
10 5 (7.14%) Incident Management
10 5 (7.14%) Open Source
10 5 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
11 4 (5.71%) OWASP
11 4 (5.71%) Secure Coding
12 3 (4.29%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.71%) SQL
2 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.86%) Python
3 1 (1.43%) C
3 1 (1.43%) C#
3 1 (1.43%) Java
3 1 (1.43%) Perl
3 1 (1.43%) PHP
3 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (27.14%) CISSP
2 13 (18.57%) CISM
3 12 (17.14%) Degree
4 7 (10.00%) GCIH
4 7 (10.00%) GIAC
5 6 (8.57%) CNA
5 6 (8.57%) GCIA
5 6 (8.57%) Network+ Certification
5 6 (8.57%) Novell Certification
5 6 (8.57%) SANS
5 6 (8.57%) SC Cleared
5 6 (8.57%) Security Cleared
6 5 (7.14%) CREST Certified
7 4 (5.71%) CISA
8 3 (4.29%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (4.29%) CHECK Team Member
8 3 (4.29%) CRISC
9 1 (1.43%) CEH
9 1 (1.43%) ECIH
9 1 (1.43%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (7.14%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.29%) COBIT
3 3 (4.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.86%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (1.43%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 6 (8.57%) SCCM
2 3 (4.29%) QRadar
3 2 (2.86%) Ansible
3 2 (2.86%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (1.43%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (1.43%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (14.29%) Splunk
2 8 (11.43%) Oracle
3 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.00%) Sun
4 5 (7.14%) Cyber-Ark
5 3 (4.29%) IBM
5 3 (4.29%) NetIQ
5 3 (4.29%) Symantec
6 2 (2.86%) Citrix
6 2 (2.86%) WorldPay
7 1 (1.43%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.43%) Cisco
7 1 (1.43%) Dell
7 1 (1.43%) F5
7 1 (1.43%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.43%) LogRhythm
7 1 (1.43%) Sybase
7 1 (1.43%) VMware
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Lennon Wright
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Rate: £450 - £600 per day
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