The table below looks at the statistics for Cyber Security 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 Cyber Security over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 13 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Contract jobs citing Cyber Security 14 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 8.86% 1.96% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.61% 2.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £440 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £68.00 - £60.00
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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
132 166 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 83.54% 81.37% 58.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 134 27
Average daily rate £403 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.29% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 5
Average hourly rate £15.00 £36.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.90% +128.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £9.50 £14.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £36.50 £37.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Cyber Security
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Cyber Security Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Cyber Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Cyber Security Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) JIRA
2 10 (71.43%) Atlassian
2 10 (71.43%) Confluence
3 9 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (64.29%) Java
4 8 (57.14%) Linux
4 8 (57.14%) Management Information System
5 5 (35.71%) Scrum
5 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
5 5 (35.71%) MySQL
5 5 (35.71%) Web Services
5 5 (35.71%) Kanban
5 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Data Mining
6 4 (28.57%) Apache Hive
6 4 (28.57%) Big Data
6 4 (28.57%) Visualisation
6 4 (28.57%) Perl
6 4 (28.57%) Python
7 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
7 3 (21.43%) Windows
7 3 (21.43%) Information Management
7 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
7 3 (21.43%) User Stories
7 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
8 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 2 (14.29%) Java EE
8 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (71.43%) Confluence
2 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (14.29%) Apache Spark
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Pig
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
2 4 (28.57%) Data Mining
2 4 (28.57%) Apache Hive
2 4 (28.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) JIRA
General
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Configuration Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Build Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) Java EE
2 2 (14.29%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (28.57%) Visualisation
3 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (35.71%) Kanban
3 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Information Management
4 3 (21.43%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) Perl
2 4 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Kibana
1 2 (14.29%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Atlassian