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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 140 183 198
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +15
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 24 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.71% 0.31% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.39% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 3
Median daily rate £525 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £433 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £668 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £440
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 £37.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-76.00% +44.23%
Cybersecurity
London

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
2874 4371 4788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.95% 80.22% 80.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2355 3440 3602
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £615 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 42 41
Median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £21.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +16.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £95.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 May 2016.

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 27 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 19 (48.72%) Finance
2 14 (35.90%) CISSP
3 13 (33.33%) Information Security
4 10 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (17.95%) Project Management
5 7 (17.95%) Risk Management
5 7 (17.95%) Security Architecture
6 6 (15.38%) TOGAF
6 6 (15.38%) Banking
6 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
6 6 (15.38%) CISA
6 6 (15.38%) CISM
7 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
7 5 (12.82%) Intel Security
7 5 (12.82%) PCI DSS
7 5 (12.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (12.82%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (10.26%) SCADA
8 4 (10.26%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (10.26%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (10.26%) Asset Management
8 4 (10.26%) CCNP
8 4 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (10.26%) Java
8 4 (10.26%) Windows
8 4 (10.26%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (7.69%) Information Security Management
9 3 (7.69%) Security Management
9 3 (7.69%) Linux

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.56%) IaaS
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.56%) PaaS
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (5.13%) Firewall
2 2 (5.13%) HTTP
2 2 (5.13%) Network Security
2 2 (5.13%) VPN
2 2 (5.13%) Wireless
3 1 (2.56%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.56%) IPsec
3 1 (2.56%) SSH
3 1 (2.56%) SSL
3 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) DB2
General
1 19 (48.72%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (20.51%) Analyst
1 8 (20.51%) Security Analyst
2 7 (17.95%) Security Manager
2 7 (17.95%) Security Specialist
3 5 (12.82%) IT Manager
3 5 (12.82%) IT Security Manager
3 5 (12.82%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Business Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Security Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Senior Security Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Specialist
5 3 (7.69%) IT Risk Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Risk Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Security Project Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
1 1 (2.56%) Apache Flex
1 1 (2.56%) J2EE
1 1 (2.56%) Middleware
1 1 (2.56%) REST
1 1 (2.56%) SailPoint
1 1 (2.56%) SOAP
1 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.26%) SCADA
4 2 (5.13%) CESG
4 2 (5.13%) Cryptography
4 2 (5.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (5.13%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.56%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Unix
3 2 (5.13%) zOS
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Information Security
2 7 (17.95%) Project Management
2 7 (17.95%) Risk Management
2 7 (17.95%) Security Architecture
3 6 (15.38%) TOGAF
4 5 (12.82%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (10.26%) Asset Management
5 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (10.26%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (10.26%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (7.69%) Information Security Management
6 3 (7.69%) Patch Management
6 3 (7.69%) Security Management
6 3 (7.69%) Threat Modelling
6 3 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 2 (5.13%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 2 (5.13%) Network Design
7 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (5.13%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) Java
2 2 (5.13%) C++
3 1 (2.56%) C
3 1 (2.56%) C#
3 1 (2.56%) Perl
3 1 (2.56%) Python
3 1 (2.56%) Ruby
3 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) CISSP
2 6 (15.38%) CISA
2 6 (15.38%) CISM
3 4 (10.26%) CCNP
3 4 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.69%) PCI QSA
5 2 (5.13%) CCDP
5 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.56%) CHECK Team Member
6 1 (2.56%) CLAS
6 1 (2.56%) CREST Certified
6 1 (2.56%) CRISC
6 1 (2.56%) Degree
6 1 (2.56%) ISSAP
6 1 (2.56%) OSCP
6 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (12.82%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.56%) BS7799
2 1 (2.56%) COBIT
2 1 (2.56%) COSO
2 1 (2.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (5.13%) zSecure
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Intel Security
2 3 (7.69%) Cyber-Ark
2 3 (7.69%) FireEye
2 3 (7.69%) Qualys
3 2 (5.13%) ArcSight
3 2 (5.13%) Symantec
4 1 (2.56%) F5
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle
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