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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cybersecurity
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank - 16 22
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich - 1.16% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.52% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £488 £468
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £46.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year
-23.91% -12.38%

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
124 66 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 78.48% 76.74% 70.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 41 59
Median daily rate £400 £425 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £11.60 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% -13.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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 20 February 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