The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 54 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.42% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £430
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £37.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+22.66% +44.23%
Cybersecurity
East of 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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
545 485 556
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 76.12% 75.08% 74.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 242 279
Average daily rate £425 £400 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 32 28
Average hourly rate £42.65 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.58% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £11.30 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £38.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Cybersecurity
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Stevenage - 1 - -
Cybersecurity
East of England

Cybersecurity
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Cybersecurity 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 Cybersecurity.

1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
1 1 (33.33%) Security Management
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) CEH
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) ISMS
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) LogRhythm
1 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
1 1 (33.33%) Endace
1 1 (33.33%) SANS

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Cybersecurity 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 Cybersecurity. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Information Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
1 1 (33.33%) ISMS
1 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
1 1 (33.33%) Security Management
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CEH
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) SANS
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Endace
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) LogRhythm