The table below looks at the statistics for Cyber Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cyber Security over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank 112 102 94
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Contract jobs citing Cyber Security 12 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.55% 0.17% 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.24% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
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£550 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.93% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £510 £380 £425
% change year-on-year
+34.21% -10.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 - £40.00
Cyber Security
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1620 1258 1098
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 74.18% 72.38% 72.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 909 701 557
Average daily rate £358 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 47 92
Average hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% -5.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Cyber Security
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cyber Security across the Hampshire region.

Cyber Security Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Cyber Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Cyber Security Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Cyber Security
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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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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
Basingstoke - 5 £550 -
Farnborough - 1 - -
Aldershot - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Southampton - - - - 1
Cyber Security
South East

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 16 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (46.88%) ITIL
2 15 (46.88%) Linux
3 14 (43.75%) Python
3 14 (43.75%) PCI DSS
3 14 (43.75%) SC Cleared
3 14 (43.75%) DV Cleared
3 14 (43.75%) SIEM
3 14 (43.75%) Analytics
4 13 (40.63%) Finance
5 11 (34.38%) UNIX
6 8 (25.00%) Android
7 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
7 7 (21.88%) Network Security
7 7 (21.88%) C
7 7 (21.88%) Mac OS X
8 6 (18.75%) Red Hat
8 6 (18.75%) Bash Shell
9 5 (15.63%) Cryptography
9 5 (15.63%) SQL
10 4 (12.50%) Information Security
10 4 (12.50%) Degree
11 3 (9.38%) Security Architecture
11 3 (9.38%) CentOS
11 3 (9.38%) Legal
11 3 (9.38%) Information Security Management
11 3 (9.38%) Security Management
11 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
11 3 (9.38%) Windows
11 3 (9.38%) CISSP

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Network Security
2 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Security Specialist
1 12 (37.50%) Cyber Security Specialist
2 7 (21.88%) Software Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Designer
4 2 (6.25%) Security Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Security Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Security Manager
5 1 (3.13%) CLAS Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Information Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Android Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Information Security Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Security Technical Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Cyber Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Cryptography
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) Smart Meter
4 1 (3.13%) Open Source
4 1 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.13%) SCADA
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Linux
2 11 (34.38%) UNIX
3 8 (25.00%) Android
4 7 (21.88%) Mac OS X
5 3 (9.38%) Windows
5 3 (9.38%) CentOS
6 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) ITIL
2 14 (43.75%) Analytics
2 14 (43.75%) SIEM
3 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
4 4 (12.50%) Information Security
5 3 (9.38%) Information Security Management
5 3 (9.38%) Security Management
5 3 (9.38%) Security Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) ISMS
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.25%) Information Assurance
7 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity Management
7 1 (3.13%) Android Development
7 1 (3.13%) SABSA
7 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) Python
2 7 (21.88%) C
3 6 (18.75%) Bash Shell
4 5 (15.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (43.75%) SC Cleared
2 14 (43.75%) DV Cleared
3 4 (12.50%) Degree
4 3 (9.38%) CISSP
5 2 (6.25%) CISA
5 2 (6.25%) CISM
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (43.75%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.13%) COBIT
3 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Snort
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.13%) Sourcefire