The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 110 121 139
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +18
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 19 23 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.77% 0.77% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.99% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 0
Median daily rate £550 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -
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 £70.00 £68.00 -
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1966 2333 2239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.21% 78.31% 75.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1136 1409 1285
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 162 153
Median hourly rate £27.62 £33.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.30% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Cybersecurity
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Cybersecurity Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Cybersecurity
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Bedfordshire +5 6 £550 +22.22%
Hertfordshire +24 5 £550 +22.22% 3
Suffolk -17 5 £575 +64.28%
Norfolk -1 3 £650 +44.44%
Cambridgeshire - 3 £525 - 2
Cybersecurity
England

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 of England region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 11 (45.83%) Information Security
2 6 (25.00%) CISSP
3 5 (20.83%) Python
3 5 (20.83%) Finance
3 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (20.83%) Security Architecture
3 5 (20.83%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (16.67%) FireEye
4 4 (16.67%) SIEM
4 4 (16.67%) Big Data
4 4 (16.67%) Analytics
4 4 (16.67%) Network Security
4 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (16.67%) Linux
4 4 (16.67%) C
4 4 (16.67%) C++
5 3 (12.50%) Java
5 3 (12.50%) Project Management
5 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 3 (12.50%) CISA
5 3 (12.50%) CISM
5 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (12.50%) Retail
5 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (12.50%) Big Data Analytics
5 3 (12.50%) Machine Learning
5 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (4.17%) Apache Spark
1 1 (4.17%) CMS
1 1 (4.17%) Drupal
1 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (4.17%) Joomla!
1 1 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (4.17%) Umbraco
1 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
1 1 (4.17%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Network Security
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) HTTP
3 1 (4.17%) LDAP
3 1 (4.17%) SSL
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Hive
2 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Retail
2 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.17%) French Language
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Consultant
2 7 (29.17%) Architect
2 7 (29.17%) Security Architect
3 6 (25.00%) Security Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) IT Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) IT Security Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Security Advisor
5 2 (8.33%) Cloud Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Information Security Advisor
5 2 (8.33%) Information Security Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 2 (8.33%) IT Programme Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Security Manager
5 2 (8.33%) SIEM Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Vulnerability Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) HTML
1 2 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) Ajax
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) CSS3
2 1 (4.17%) HTML5
2 1 (4.17%) J2EE
2 1 (4.17%) jQuery
2 1 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (4.17%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (4.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Public Cloud
2 2 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) PKI
3 1 (4.17%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Information Security
2 5 (20.83%) Identity Access Management
2 5 (20.83%) Security Architecture
2 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (16.67%) Analytics
3 4 (16.67%) SIEM
4 3 (12.50%) Big Data Analytics
4 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) Data Analytics
4 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (12.50%) Machine Learning
4 3 (12.50%) Malware Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (12.50%) Project Management
4 3 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.33%) Security Hardening
5 2 (8.33%) Security Operations
5 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) Python
2 4 (16.67%) C
2 4 (16.67%) C++
3 3 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) Perl
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
4 1 (4.17%) Ruby
4 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) CISSP
2 3 (12.50%) CISA
2 3 (12.50%) CISM
2 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.17%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.17%) CCNA
4 1 (4.17%) CCSP
4 1 (4.17%) CEH
4 1 (4.17%) CRISC
4 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Check_MK
1 1 (4.17%) Endace
1 1 (4.17%) Kibana
1 1 (4.17%) QRadar
1 1 (4.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) FireEye
2 2 (8.33%) IBM
2 2 (8.33%) LogRhythm
3 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
3 1 (4.17%) Brocade
3 1 (4.17%) BT
3 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix
3 1 (4.17%) Cloudera
3 1 (4.17%) F5
3 1 (4.17%) Intel
3 1 (4.17%) Juniper
3 1 (4.17%) Palo Alto
3 1 (4.17%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.17%) VMware