The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank - 39 -
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.34% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £525 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £440
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 £37.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-76.00% +44.23%
Cybersecurity
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
212 197 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 71.62% 67.47% 69.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 117 107
Median daily rate £325 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £170 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% -35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.84 £9.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £14.50 £35.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire region citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire