The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 85 102 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 8 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.51% 0.12% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Median daily rate £545 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.80% -
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
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1262 1327 1123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 81.11% 78.10% 74.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 791 799 576
Median daily rate £415 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 33 76
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.30 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.51% -3.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.84 £10.61 £10.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cybersecurity across the East Midlands region.

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Cybersecurity
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +5 5 £590 - 1
Northamptonshire - 2 £463 -
Cybersecurity
England

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 8 (80.00%) Information Security
2 7 (70.00%) Degree
3 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 5 (50.00%) CISSP
4 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
5 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
5 4 (40.00%) Information Assurance
5 4 (40.00%) Security Architecture
5 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (40.00%) Internet
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) CESG
6 3 (30.00%) Security Management
6 3 (30.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (30.00%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (20.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (20.00%) Patch Management
7 2 (20.00%) Security Patching
7 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
7 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (20.00%) ITIL
7 2 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Information Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Information Officer
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security Officer
2 2 (20.00%) Security Officer
3 1 (10.00%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Information Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Finance Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Information Risk Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Risk Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (30.00%) CESG
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Information Security
2 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (40.00%) Information Assurance
3 4 (40.00%) Security Architecture
4 3 (30.00%) Security Management
5 2 (20.00%) BCP
5 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Information Security Management
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) Patch Management
5 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Security Patching
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Information Security Governance
6 1 (10.00%) Protective Monitoring
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) CISSP
3 3 (30.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (30.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS