The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank 193 219 -
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -
Contract jobs citing Cyber Security 12 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.028% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.037% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£435 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £438 £389
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +12.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +37.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4462 5414 5841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.65% 76.20% 74.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3314 4055 4356
Average daily rate £450 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 95 84
Average hourly rate £23.50 £28.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.07% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.30 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £50.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Cyber Security
London

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014, 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 7 (38.89%) Information Security
1 7 (38.89%) Banking
2 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
3 5 (27.78%) CISSP
3 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco
4 4 (22.22%) Firewall
4 4 (22.22%) COBIT
4 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) Network Security
4 4 (22.22%) Change Control
5 3 (16.67%) FWSM
5 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (16.67%) International Banking
5 3 (16.67%) JNCIS
5 3 (16.67%) Matrix Management
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (16.67%) CCSE
5 3 (16.67%) ISO 9001
5 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 3 (16.67%) CCSP
5 3 (16.67%) CCNP
5 3 (16.67%) ISEB
5 3 (16.67%) PMP
5 3 (16.67%) PMI Certification
5 3 (16.67%) Juniper
5 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
1 4 (22.22%) Network Security
2 3 (16.67%) FWSM
2 3 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
General
1 7 (38.89%) Banking
2 6 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (16.67%) International Banking
4 2 (11.11%) Retail
4 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
5 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
5 1 (5.56%) Electronics
5 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Security Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Cyber Security Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Network Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Network Security Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Security Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Security Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Information Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Cryptography
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Social Network
2 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Information Security
2 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL
4 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) Change Control
5 3 (16.67%) Matrix Management
5 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Network Design
6 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
6 2 (11.11%) Information Assurance
6 2 (11.11%) Security Architecture
7 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (5.56%) Network Management
7 1 (5.56%) SIEM
7 1 (5.56%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) C
2 1 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) CISSP
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (16.67%) PMP
2 3 (16.67%) PMI Certification
2 3 (16.67%) CCSP
2 3 (16.67%) CCNP
2 3 (16.67%) ISEB
2 3 (16.67%) CCSE
2 3 (16.67%) JNCIS
2 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (11.11%) CISM
4 1 (5.56%) GIAC
4 1 (5.56%) CEH
4 1 (5.56%) ISSAP
4 1 (5.56%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) HND
4 1 (5.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) COBIT
2 3 (16.67%) ISO 9001
3 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco
2 3 (16.67%) Juniper
2 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
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