The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.52% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £361
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +24.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.25 £52.50 -
% change year-on-year
-15.71% -
Cybersecurity
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
153 179 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 78.87% 80.27% 74.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 105 61
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 15
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.63 £12.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £53.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Cybersecurity
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Dorset region.

Cybersecurity Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Cybersecurity
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wareham - 1 - -
Cybersecurity
South West

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing Cybersecurity 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 Cybersecurity.

1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Assembly Language
1 3 (75.00%) Firmware
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) VHDL
1 3 (75.00%) Verilog
1 3 (75.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Information Assurance
1 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Altera
2 2 (50.00%) Xilinx
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 2 (50.00%) DO-254
3 1 (25.00%) PMP
3 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Validation

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing Cybersecurity 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 Cybersecurity. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Design Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Design Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Hardware Design Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 3 (75.00%) Verilog
1 3 (75.00%) VHDL
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) Information Assurance
1 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Assembly Language
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (25.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) DO-254
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Altera
1 2 (50.00%) Xilinx
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft