The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 18 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 3 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.19% 5.79% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.06% 7.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £375 £526 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.63% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £519
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £42.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-19.64% -30.00%
Cybersecurity
Suffolk

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
98 94 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 71.53% 77.69% 75.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 53 100
Median daily rate £425 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Median hourly rate £11.10 £14.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.71% -9.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Ipswich region citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Cybersecurity
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Data Management
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Machines

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Security Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Management
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp