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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cybersecurity
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 23 12 27
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 1 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.68% 5.88% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 6.85% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £550 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £41.75 £52.50
% change year-on-year
-16.16% -20.47%

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
104 73 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 71.23% 85.88% 73.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 41 80
Median daily rate £400 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% -2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £600 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Median hourly rate £12.10 £14.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.57% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £14.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

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 18 January 2017, 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