The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 225 303 354
Rank change year-on-year
+78 +51
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 222 121 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.03% 0.54% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 0.64% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 74 61
Median daily rate £500 £523 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.30% -0.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £353 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £743 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £519
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £42.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-19.64% -30.00%
Cybersecurity
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18239 18851 19054
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.79% 83.56% 80.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13166 13449 14068
Median daily rate £480 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.78% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 230 244
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.62 £22.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +1.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in London

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cybersecurity across the London region.

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Trend in London

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the London region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Histogram in London

Cybersecurity
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cybersecurity across the London region.

Cybersecurity Hourly Rate Trend in London

Cybersecurity
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the London region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +20 40 £525 +12.90% 34
Bromley - 3 £700 -
Feltham - 2 - -
Harrow - 2 £440 -
Hounslow - 1 - -
West Drayton - 1 £420 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Hendon - 1 £325 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £525 -
Cybersecurity
England

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 175 (37.23%) Finance
2 153 (32.55%) Information Security
3 111 (23.62%) CISSP
4 91 (19.36%) Security Cleared
5 83 (17.66%) SIEM
6 81 (17.23%) Banking
7 78 (16.60%) Security Operations
8 76 (16.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 72 (15.32%) Firewall
10 71 (15.11%) Risk Management
11 65 (13.83%) Project Management
12 58 (12.34%) Management Information System
13 57 (12.13%) Agile Software Development
14 54 (11.49%) Windows
14 54 (11.49%) Degree
14 54 (11.49%) SC Cleared
15 53 (11.28%) Network Security
16 49 (10.43%) CISM
17 46 (9.79%) Internet
17 46 (9.79%) Linux
18 44 (9.36%) Security Operations Centre
19 43 (9.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 41 (8.72%) Microsoft
21 40 (8.51%) Unix
22 38 (8.09%) Splunk
23 37 (7.87%) Security Architecture
23 37 (7.87%) Retail
24 36 (7.66%) ITIL
24 36 (7.66%) SQL
25 35 (7.45%) PRINCE2

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (1.28%) WebSphere
2 5 (1.06%) IIS
3 3 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (0.64%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.43%) Apache
4 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.43%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.43%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.21%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.21%) Confluence
5 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (1.49%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.06%) MS Office
3 4 (0.85%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.77%) IaaS
3 10 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.91%) PaaS
5 6 (1.28%) SaaS
6 4 (0.85%) Office 365
7 2 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.43%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 72 (15.32%) Firewall
2 53 (11.28%) Network Security
3 46 (9.79%) Internet
4 29 (6.17%) TCP/IP
5 19 (4.04%) Intrusion Detection
6 16 (3.40%) LAN
7 13 (2.77%) VoIP
7 13 (2.77%) WAN
8 11 (2.34%) VPN
9 8 (1.70%) HTTP
9 8 (1.70%) SMTP
10 7 (1.49%) DKIM
10 7 (1.49%) DMARC
10 7 (1.49%) MPLS
10 7 (1.49%) SSL
11 6 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (0.85%) DNS
12 4 (0.85%) LDAP
12 4 (0.85%) SAN
13 3 (0.64%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.40%) Big Data
2 8 (1.70%) Hadoop
2 8 (1.70%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.49%) Data Mining
4 4 (0.85%) MySQL
5 3 (0.64%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.43%) DB2
6 2 (0.43%) GIS
6 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.43%) Redis
7 1 (0.21%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.21%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.21%) HBase
7 1 (0.21%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.21%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.21%) OrientDB
7 1 (0.21%) QlikView
7 1 (0.21%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (1.49%) Jenkins
2 6 (1.28%) Selenium
3 5 (1.06%) Cucumber
3 5 (1.06%) Selenium IDE
3 5 (1.06%) WebDriver
4 4 (0.85%) JIRA
5 2 (0.43%) JUnit
5 2 (0.43%) Metasploit
6 1 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.21%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.21%) EasyMock
6 1 (0.21%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.21%) JMeter
6 1 (0.21%) MSTest
6 1 (0.21%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.21%) sqlmap
6 1 (0.21%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio
General
1 175 (37.23%) Finance
2 81 (17.23%) Banking
3 37 (7.87%) Retail
4 28 (5.96%) Legal
5 21 (4.47%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.77%) Retail Banking
7 12 (2.55%) Law
8 10 (2.13%) Financial Institution
8 10 (2.13%) Military
9 8 (1.70%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.49%) Investment Banking
11 5 (1.06%) Marketing
12 4 (0.85%) Electronics
13 2 (0.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 117 (24.89%) Analyst
2 95 (20.21%) Security Analyst
3 77 (16.38%) Architect
4 71 (15.11%) Security Manager
5 68 (14.47%) Consultant
6 60 (12.77%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 55 (11.70%) Security Consultant
8 53 (11.28%) Security Architect
9 51 (10.85%) Project Manager
10 47 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
11 39 (8.30%) Cybersecurity Consultant
12 36 (7.66%) Security Project Manager
13 34 (7.23%) Security Engineer
14 27 (5.74%) Business Analyst
14 27 (5.74%) Solutions Architect
15 21 (4.47%) Cybersecurity Architect
16 19 (4.04%) Senior Analyst
17 18 (3.83%) Security Solutions Architect
18 17 (3.62%) Information Security Manager
19 16 (3.40%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.70%) ELK Stack
2 7 (1.49%) .NET
2 7 (1.49%) Middleware
3 5 (1.06%) Regular Expression
4 4 (0.85%) SOAP
5 3 (0.64%) OpenID
5 3 (0.64%) REST
5 3 (0.64%) SAML
5 3 (0.64%) Web Services
6 2 (0.43%) 802.1X
6 2 (0.43%) boto
6 2 (0.43%) DOM
6 2 (0.43%) J2EE
6 2 (0.43%) RESTful
6 2 (0.43%) Spring
7 1 (0.21%) CSS
7 1 (0.21%) EJB
7 1 (0.21%) HTML
7 1 (0.21%) LAMP
7 1 (0.21%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 58 (12.34%) Management Information System
2 44 (9.36%) Security Operations Centre
3 33 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (6.60%) Data Centre
5 24 (5.11%) Computer Science
6 22 (4.68%) Cyberthreat
7 19 (4.04%) Cyber Attack
8 18 (3.83%) CESG
9 11 (2.34%) Fixed Income
10 10 (2.13%) Cryptography
10 10 (2.13%) PKI
11 8 (1.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 7 (1.49%) Equities
13 5 (1.06%) Mathematics
14 4 (0.85%) CESG CLAS
14 4 (0.85%) Fintech
14 4 (0.85%) Hedge funds
14 4 (0.85%) Mobile App
14 4 (0.85%) Mobile Banking
14 4 (0.85%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 54 (11.49%) Windows
2 46 (9.79%) Linux
3 40 (8.51%) Unix
4 4 (0.85%) zOS
5 2 (0.43%) Android
5 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.21%) Kali Linux
6 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (32.55%) Information Security
2 83 (17.66%) SIEM
3 78 (16.60%) Security Operations
4 76 (16.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 71 (15.11%) Risk Management
6 65 (13.83%) Project Management
7 57 (12.13%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (7.87%) Security Architecture
9 36 (7.66%) ITIL
10 35 (7.45%) PRINCE2
11 32 (6.81%) Risk Assessment
12 31 (6.60%) Incident Management
13 26 (5.53%) Vulnerability Management
14 25 (5.32%) Business Analysis
15 24 (5.11%) Change Management
16 23 (4.89%) Security Management
17 20 (4.26%) Information Security Management
18 19 (4.04%) Analytics
18 19 (4.04%) Use Case
19 18 (3.83%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (7.66%) SQL
2 22 (4.68%) Python
3 20 (4.26%) Java
4 12 (2.55%) C#
5 11 (2.34%) Perl
6 10 (2.13%) PowerShell
6 10 (2.13%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.06%) C++
7 5 (1.06%) PHP
8 3 (0.64%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.43%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.43%) C
9 2 (0.43%) Delphi
10 1 (0.21%) PHP 5
10 1 (0.21%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.21%) Ruby
10 1 (0.21%) Scala
10 1 (0.21%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 111 (23.62%) CISSP
2 91 (19.36%) Security Cleared
3 54 (11.49%) Degree
3 54 (11.49%) SC Cleared
4 49 (10.43%) CISM
5 35 (7.45%) DV Cleared
6 25 (5.32%) ISSAP
7 19 (4.04%) CISA
8 17 (3.62%) GIAC
9 16 (3.40%) CRISC
10 15 (3.19%) SANS
11 13 (2.77%) PMP
12 12 (2.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 11 (2.34%) APMP
13 11 (2.34%) PMI Certification
14 10 (2.13%) GCIH
15 9 (1.91%) Cisco Certification
15 9 (1.91%) CREST Certified
15 9 (1.91%) GCIA
16 7 (1.49%) CNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (9.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (2.98%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.91%) COBIT
4 8 (1.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (1.49%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 4 (0.85%) ISO27002
6 4 (0.85%) QA
7 2 (0.43%) BS7799
7 2 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.43%) SLA
8 1 (0.21%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (0.21%) PA-DSS
8 1 (0.21%) RMADS
8 1 (0.21%) SEPA
8 1 (0.21%) WCAG
System Software
1 13 (2.77%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.43%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.43%) vSphere
4 1 (0.21%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.21%) Cygwin
4 1 (0.21%) DFS Replication
4 1 (0.21%) Docker
4 1 (0.21%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.21%) RACF
4 1 (0.21%) Snort
4 1 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.21%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (2.98%) QRadar
2 8 (1.70%) ArcSight ESM
2 8 (1.70%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 6 (1.28%) SCCM
4 5 (1.06%) Ansible
4 5 (1.06%) Nessus
5 3 (0.64%) EnCase
5 3 (0.64%) FortiGate
5 3 (0.64%) Kibana
5 3 (0.64%) logstash
5 3 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.64%) Puppet
5 3 (0.64%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 2 (0.43%) FTK
6 2 (0.43%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (0.43%) Nmap
6 2 (0.43%) Terraform
7 1 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 41 (8.72%) Microsoft
2 38 (8.09%) Splunk
3 26 (5.53%) Oracle
4 23 (4.89%) Cisco
5 21 (4.47%) ArcSight
6 16 (3.40%) Cyber-Ark
7 15 (3.19%) Intel Security
8 14 (2.98%) IBM
9 12 (2.55%) Palo Alto
10 10 (2.13%) F5
10 10 (2.13%) LogRhythm
11 9 (1.91%) Sourcefire
12 8 (1.70%) FireEye
12 8 (1.70%) Qualys
12 8 (1.70%) SAP
12 8 (1.70%) Sun
13 7 (1.49%) Juniper
13 7 (1.49%) ServiceNow
14 6 (1.28%) Symantec
14 6 (1.28%) VMware
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