The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich 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 22 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.79% - 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.46% - 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £500 - -
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
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
122 135 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 72.62% 81.33% 75.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 92 113
Average daily rate £400 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 8
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £30.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -51.21%
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 Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 4 (80.00%) Python
1 4 (80.00%) Big Data
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) FireEye
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (40.00%) Kibana
3 2 (40.00%) Check_MK
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Spark
3 2 (40.00%) Malware Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Spark Streaming
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Big Data
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Hive
2 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Data Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
1 2 (40.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (40.00%) Malware Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Check_MK
1 2 (40.00%) Kibana
2 1 (20.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) FireEye
2 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (20.00%) Brocade
2 1 (20.00%) BT
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Intel
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) LogRhythm
2 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
Ipswich, Suffolk
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