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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 14 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.19% 1.48% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 2.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £361
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +24.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.25 £52.50 -
% change year-on-year
-15.71% -
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
65 95 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 77.38% 70.37% 77.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 56 54
Average daily rate £425 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 9
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £15.00 £22.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £17.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 29 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Visualisation
1 6 (85.71%) Big Data
2 5 (71.43%) Apache Hive
2 5 (71.43%) Data Visualisation
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) User Stories
2 5 (71.43%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (71.43%) Kibana
2 5 (71.43%) Check_MK
2 5 (71.43%) Apache Spark
2 5 (71.43%) Spark Streaming
2 5 (71.43%) Information Management
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Perl
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) Client/Server
2 5 (71.43%) Data Mining
3 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
5 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
5 1 (14.29%) Apache Pig
5 1 (14.29%) Information Security
5 1 (14.29%) Unix
5 1 (14.29%) Security Management

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 5 (71.43%) Apache Spark
1 5 (71.43%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Pig
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Big Data
2 5 (71.43%) Apache Hive
2 5 (71.43%) Data Mining
3 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Big Data Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Integration Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test and Integration Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Visualisation
2 5 (71.43%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Data Visualisation
2 5 (71.43%) Information Management
2 5 (71.43%) User Stories
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) Perl
1 5 (71.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Check_MK
1 5 (71.43%) Kibana