The table below looks at the statistics for Cyber Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cyber Security over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 111 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cyber Security 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £26.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+101.92% -30.66%
Cyber Security
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
1825 1911 1545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 74.43% 73.47% 68.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1064 1080 830
Average daily rate £403 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 133 117
Average hourly rate £26.63 £29.75 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.50% -8.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.95 £40.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Cyber Security
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 Cyber Security across the East of England region.

Cyber Security Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Cyber Security
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Cyber Security Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Cyber Security
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Security within the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
Suffolk - 2 - -
Norfolk - 1 £500 -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Cyber Security
England

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 11 (68.75%) Information Security
2 10 (62.50%) Linux
3 9 (56.25%) Windows
3 9 (56.25%) Vulnerability Management
4 8 (50.00%) SIEM
5 7 (43.75%) Firewall
6 6 (37.50%) Manufacturing
6 6 (37.50%) IBM
7 5 (31.25%) McAfee
7 5 (31.25%) HP
7 5 (31.25%) Cisco
7 5 (31.25%) NetIQ
7 5 (31.25%) Nessus
7 5 (31.25%) Rapid7
7 5 (31.25%) Qualys
7 5 (31.25%) SolarWinds
7 5 (31.25%) Splunk
7 5 (31.25%) ArcSight
8 4 (25.00%) CORE IMPACT
8 4 (25.00%) Tripwire
8 4 (25.00%) Altiris
8 4 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (25.00%) Degree
8 4 (25.00%) UNIX
9 3 (18.75%) Symantec
9 3 (18.75%) Sourcefire
9 3 (18.75%) IntruShield
9 3 (18.75%) VMware
9 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
9 3 (18.75%) Extranet

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (18.75%) IntruShield
3 3 (18.75%) Extranet
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (12.50%) Network Security
4 2 (12.50%) Internet
4 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 2 (12.50%) VPN
5 1 (6.25%) SSL
5 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.25%) VoIP
5 1 (6.25%) Wireless
5 1 (6.25%) Wireless Security
General
1 6 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Analyst
1 11 (68.75%) Security Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Cyber Security Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Information Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Security Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Account Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Cryptography
2 1 (6.25%) PKI
2 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Windows
3 4 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Information Security
2 9 (56.25%) Vulnerability Management
3 8 (50.00%) SIEM
4 3 (18.75%) Digital Forensics
5 2 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) User Stories
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) Pair Programming
6 1 (6.25%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) UML
6 1 (6.25%) PRINCE
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C
1 1 (6.25%) C++
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) CCNA
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) CISM
3 1 (6.25%) CEH
3 1 (6.25%) CISSP
3 1 (6.25%) HND
3 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO 9000
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Nessus
2 4 (25.00%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) IBM
2 5 (31.25%) HP
2 5 (31.25%) NetIQ
2 5 (31.25%) McAfee
2 5 (31.25%) Qualys
2 5 (31.25%) SolarWinds
2 5 (31.25%) Splunk
2 5 (31.25%) ArcSight
2 5 (31.25%) Rapid7
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco
3 4 (25.00%) Altiris
3 4 (25.00%) Tripwire
4 3 (18.75%) Sourcefire
4 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) Symantec
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
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