The table below looks at the statistics for Cyber Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cyber Security over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 175 200 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Contract jobs citing Cyber Security 24 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.11% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 20 1 0
Average daily rate
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£494 £600 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.70% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £430 £500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 £48.75
% change year-on-year
+44.23% -46.66%
Cyber Security
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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
4236 4781 4794
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.85% 77.06% 76.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3291 3511 3645
Average daily rate £470 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 45 51
Average hourly rate £27.37 £25.00 £72.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.48% -65.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £47.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Cyber Security
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 Cyber Security across the City of London region.

Cyber Security Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Cyber Security
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Cyber Security Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 9 (25.71%) Information Security
3 6 (17.14%) TOGAF
4 5 (14.29%) Firewall
4 5 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 5 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (11.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (11.43%) Information Management
5 4 (11.43%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.43%) Project Management
5 4 (11.43%) Linux
6 3 (8.57%) ITIL
6 3 (8.57%) UNIX
6 3 (8.57%) Windows
6 3 (8.57%) Asset Management
6 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.57%) Degree
6 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
6 3 (8.57%) Information Assurance
6 3 (8.57%) Security Architecture
6 3 (8.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
6 3 (8.57%) SIEM
7 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.71%) Big Data
7 2 (5.71%) Microservices
7 2 (5.71%) Splunk
7 2 (5.71%) Network Monitoring

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 1 (2.86%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) Wireless
2 1 (2.86%) VLAN
2 1 (2.86%) Wireless Security
2 1 (2.86%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (2.86%) LAN
2 1 (2.86%) WAN
2 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) GCC
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
2 2 (5.71%) German Language
3 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.86%) Billing
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (17.14%) Architect
2 5 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 5 (14.29%) Consultant
2 5 (14.29%) Security Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) Security Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (11.43%) Security Specialist
3 4 (11.43%) Security Architect
3 4 (11.43%) Security Manager
3 4 (11.43%) Cyber Security Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) Cyber Security Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Cyber Security Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Information Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Security Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Information Security Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Security Solutions Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Incident Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Information Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) SCADA
2 2 (5.71%) Physics
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) Open Source
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.86%) AS400
3 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) UNIX
2 3 (8.57%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) VMS
3 1 (2.86%) NetWare
3 1 (2.86%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Information Security
2 6 (17.14%) TOGAF
3 5 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 5 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (11.43%) Information Management
4 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.43%) Project Management
4 4 (11.43%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (8.57%) Information Assurance
5 3 (8.57%) Security Architecture
5 3 (8.57%) ITIL
5 3 (8.57%) Asset Management
5 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.57%) SIEM
6 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.71%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (5.71%) Microservices
6 2 (5.71%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) Java
2 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) VC++
2 1 (2.86%) C
2 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) CEH
2 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) CISSP
2 2 (5.71%) CISA
2 2 (5.71%) CISM
2 2 (5.71%) QiCA
3 1 (2.86%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.71%) COBIT
3 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) SAP
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.71%) Websense
1 2 (5.71%) Qualys
1 2 (5.71%) Splunk
2 1 (2.86%) Varonis
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) Green Hills
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