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 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 123 144 191
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +47
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 41 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.29% 0.40% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 0.48% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 6 17
Median daily rate £525 £465 £484
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £350 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £737 £818 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £519
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £42.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-19.64% -30.00%
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
2778 2911 4721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.39% 83.94% 80.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2207 2333 3697
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 £350 £310 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £647 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 24 52
Median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.40 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.20 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 45 (57.69%) Finance
2 37 (47.44%) Information Security
3 24 (30.77%) CISSP
4 22 (28.21%) Banking
5 19 (24.36%) Firewall
6 18 (23.08%) Security Operations
7 17 (21.79%) Risk Management
7 17 (21.79%) Project Management
8 16 (20.51%) SIEM
9 15 (19.23%) Security Operations Centre
10 14 (17.95%) Network Security
11 13 (16.67%) Degree
11 13 (16.67%) Windows
11 13 (16.67%) CISM
12 12 (15.38%) Management Information System
12 12 (15.38%) Linux
13 11 (14.10%) SQL
13 11 (14.10%) Legal
14 10 (12.82%) Retail
14 10 (12.82%) Unix
15 9 (11.54%) Splunk
16 8 (10.26%) Vulnerability Management
16 8 (10.26%) TCP/IP
16 8 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
16 8 (10.26%) Financial Institution
17 7 (8.97%) GIAC
17 7 (8.97%) Fixed Income
17 7 (8.97%) GCIH
17 7 (8.97%) Microsoft
17 7 (8.97%) Sun

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 (3.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Office
1 2 (2.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) IaaS
2 2 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.56%) PaaS
3 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.36%) Firewall
2 14 (17.95%) Network Security
3 8 (10.26%) TCP/IP
4 6 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (6.41%) Internet
6 2 (2.56%) 802.11
6 2 (2.56%) DKIM
6 2 (2.56%) DMARC
6 2 (2.56%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.56%) LAN
6 2 (2.56%) MPLS
6 2 (2.56%) SAN
6 2 (2.56%) SMTP
6 2 (2.56%) SSH
6 2 (2.56%) VPN
6 2 (2.56%) WAN
7 1 (1.28%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (1.28%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (1.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (1.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.56%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.56%) DB2
2 2 (2.56%) MySQL
3 1 (1.28%) Big Data
3 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
General
1 45 (57.69%) Finance
2 22 (28.21%) Banking
3 11 (14.10%) Legal
4 10 (12.82%) Retail
5 8 (10.26%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.85%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.28%) Law
8 1 (1.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (28.21%) Analyst
1 22 (28.21%) Security Analyst
2 15 (19.23%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 11 (14.10%) Consultant
3 11 (14.10%) Security Manager
4 9 (11.54%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 7 (8.97%) Risk Manager
6 6 (7.69%) Project Manager
7 5 (6.41%) IT Manager
7 5 (6.41%) Security Consultant
8 4 (5.13%) Architect
8 4 (5.13%) Cybersecurity Specialist
8 4 (5.13%) IT Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) IT Security Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) IT Security Manager
8 4 (5.13%) Security Architect
8 4 (5.13%) Security Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) Security Specialist
8 4 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.56%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.28%) Ajax
2 1 (1.28%) JSON
2 1 (1.28%) Middleware
2 1 (1.28%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.23%) Security Operations Centre
2 12 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.97%) Data Centre
3 7 (8.97%) Fixed Income
4 6 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.69%) Equities
5 4 (5.13%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (3.85%) PKI
7 2 (2.56%) CESG
7 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.56%) Cryptography
7 2 (2.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.56%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.28%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.28%) iSeries
8 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.67%) Windows
2 12 (15.38%) Linux
3 10 (12.82%) Unix
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (47.44%) Information Security
2 18 (23.08%) Security Operations
3 17 (21.79%) Project Management
3 17 (21.79%) Risk Management
4 16 (20.51%) SIEM
5 8 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (10.26%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (7.69%) Asset Management
6 6 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 6 (7.69%) Computer Forensics
6 6 (7.69%) Network Design
6 6 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (7.69%) Threat Detection
7 5 (6.41%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (6.41%) Incident Management
7 5 (6.41%) OWASP
7 5 (6.41%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (6.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 4 (5.13%) ITIL
8 4 (5.13%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.10%) SQL
2 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.56%) Python
3 1 (1.28%) C
3 1 (1.28%) C#
3 1 (1.28%) Java
3 1 (1.28%) Perl
3 1 (1.28%) PHP
3 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (30.77%) CISSP
2 13 (16.67%) CISM
2 13 (16.67%) Degree
3 7 (8.97%) GCIH
3 7 (8.97%) GIAC
3 7 (8.97%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.97%) Security Cleared
4 6 (7.69%) CNA
4 6 (7.69%) CREST Certified
4 6 (7.69%) GCIA
4 6 (7.69%) Network+ Certification
4 6 (7.69%) Novell Certification
4 6 (7.69%) SANS
5 5 (6.41%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (6.41%) CISA
6 4 (5.13%) CHECK Team Member
7 3 (3.85%) CRISC
8 2 (2.56%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (2.56%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.41%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.85%) COBIT
3 3 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (7.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 6 (7.69%) SCCM
2 3 (3.85%) QRadar
3 2 (2.56%) Ansible
4 1 (1.28%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (1.28%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.28%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (11.54%) Splunk
2 7 (8.97%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.97%) Sun
3 6 (7.69%) Cyber-Ark
3 6 (7.69%) Oracle
4 3 (3.85%) IBM
4 3 (3.85%) Intel Security
4 3 (3.85%) NetIQ
4 3 (3.85%) Qualys
4 3 (3.85%) Symantec
5 2 (2.56%) WorldPay
6 1 (1.28%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.28%) Cisco
6 1 (1.28%) Citrix
6 1 (1.28%) Dell
6 1 (1.28%) F5
6 1 (1.28%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.28%) HP
6 1 (1.28%) Pega
6 1 (1.28%) Sybase
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