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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 114 113 139
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +26
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 12 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.47% 0.69% 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.89% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 0
Median daily rate £575 £431 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £440
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 £52.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-82.93% +102.88%
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
1973 2123 2334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 77.98% 76.73% 76.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1159 1193 1322
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 150 144
Median hourly rate £27.50 £33.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.27 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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 5 May 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 5 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
Suffolk -5 4 £500 +42.85% 1
Norfolk -7 4 £625 +38.88%
Hertfordshire - 3 £525 - 4
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 2
Cybersecurity
England

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 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 of England region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Python
2 6 (28.57%) Windows
3 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (23.81%) Information Security
3 5 (23.81%) Big Data
4 4 (19.05%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (19.05%) Analytics
4 4 (19.05%) VMware
4 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
4 4 (19.05%) Finance
4 4 (19.05%) C
4 4 (19.05%) C++
4 4 (19.05%) Java
4 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
4 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (19.05%) FireEye
4 4 (19.05%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 3 (14.29%) Unix
5 3 (14.29%) IBM
5 3 (14.29%) Middleware
5 3 (14.29%) VMware ESX
5 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 3 (14.29%) Automotive
5 3 (14.29%) Machine Learning
5 3 (14.29%) Big Data Analytics
5 3 (14.29%) Data Analytics

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 2 (9.52%) Apache Spark
1 2 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) Drupal
2 1 (4.76%) Joomla!
2 1 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (4.76%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) IBM PureFlex
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
1 2 (9.52%) Network Security
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) LDAP
2 1 (4.76%) SSL
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Big Data
2 2 (9.52%) Apache Hive
2 2 (9.52%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 3 (14.29%) Automotive
3 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.76%) French Language
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Analyst
1 5 (23.81%) Security Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 3 (14.29%) IT Programme Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Security Advisor
3 3 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Big Data Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Information Security Advisor
4 2 (9.52%) Information Security Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Security Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Active Directory Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support
5 1 (4.76%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Middleware
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) Spark Streaming
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) Ajax
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) CSS3
3 1 (4.76%) HTML5
3 1 (4.76%) J2EE
3 1 (4.76%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (4.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Public Cloud
2 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.76%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) PKI
3 1 (4.76%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Windows
3 3 (14.29%) Unix
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Information Security
1 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (19.05%) Analytics
2 4 (19.05%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (19.05%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (14.29%) Big Data Analytics
3 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Data Analytics
3 3 (14.29%) Machine Learning
3 3 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.52%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (9.52%) Digital Forensics
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) Python
2 4 (19.05%) C
2 4 (19.05%) C++
2 4 (19.05%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) Perl
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
4 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
1 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.52%) CISSP
3 1 (4.76%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (4.76%) CCNA
3 1 (4.76%) CCSP
3 1 (4.76%) CEH
3 1 (4.76%) CISA
3 1 (4.76%) CISM
3 1 (4.76%) CRISC
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) SANS
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Check_MK
1 2 (9.52%) Kibana
2 1 (4.76%) Endace
2 1 (4.76%) QRadar
2 1 (4.76%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) FireEye
1 4 (19.05%) VMware
2 3 (14.29%) IBM
3 2 (9.52%) LogRhythm
4 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
4 1 (4.76%) Brocade
4 1 (4.76%) BT
4 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) F5
4 1 (4.76%) Intel
4 1 (4.76%) Juniper
4 1 (4.76%) Palo Alto
4 1 (4.76%) Sitecore