The table below looks at the statistics for Cyber Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cyber Security over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank 88 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cyber Security 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.16% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £510 £380 £425
% change year-on-year
+34.21% -10.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 - £40.00
Cyber Security
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
990 781 730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 80.36% 78.97% 75.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 704 483 405
Average daily rate £375 £325 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 17
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.25 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% +8.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Cyber Security
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Ethical Hacking
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) CHFI
1 2 (66.67%) Application Packaging
1 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Lync
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 1 (33.33%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security Officer
1 2 (66.67%) IT Security Officer
1 2 (66.67%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Application Packaging
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Ethical Hacking
1 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft