The first table below looks at the demand for Cyber Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cyber Security over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank 387 359 417
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +58
Contract jobs citing Cyber Security 29 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.091% 0.021%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.12% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 1
Average daily rate £413 £575 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.26% +15.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £500 -
% change year-on-year
-14.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £48.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-46.66% +21.87%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18963 16710 20563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.62% 76.02% 73.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13371 11639 13426
Average daily rate £425 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 231 328
Average hourly rate £23.50 £33.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.85% +15.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £135.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Cyber Security
England

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in London

Cyber Security
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Cyber Security Daily Rate Trend in London

Cyber Security
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Cyber Security Daily Rate Histogram in London

Cyber Security
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Security within the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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New Malden - - - -
Cyber Security
England

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 22 (47.83%) Information Security
2 11 (23.91%) CISSP
3 10 (21.74%) Risk Management
4 9 (19.57%) Management Information System
5 8 (17.39%) CISM
5 8 (17.39%) Security Architecture
6 7 (15.22%) SIEM
6 7 (15.22%) PMP
6 7 (15.22%) PMI Certification
6 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
6 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
6 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (15.22%) Business Analysis
6 7 (15.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (15.22%) Degree
7 6 (13.04%) Project Management
7 6 (13.04%) Finance
7 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
8 5 (10.87%) Firewall
8 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
8 5 (10.87%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (8.70%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (8.70%) Ethical Hacking
9 4 (8.70%) TOGAF
9 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
9 4 (8.70%) Windows
9 4 (8.70%) ISEB
9 4 (8.70%) Data Protection
9 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
9 4 (8.70%) DV Cleared

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 2 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.17%) MS Project
3 1 (2.17%) MS Office
3 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) Firewall
2 3 (6.52%) PBX
2 3 (6.52%) Network Security
3 2 (4.35%) VPN
3 2 (4.35%) Wireless
3 2 (4.35%) IPsec
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.17%) EIGRP
4 1 (2.17%) OSPF
4 1 (2.17%) BGP
4 1 (2.17%) SSL
4 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) Big Data
1 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.52%) Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) Electronics
5 1 (2.17%) Law
5 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Analyst
2 13 (28.26%) Architect
3 12 (26.09%) Security Architect
4 10 (21.74%) Business Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) Project Manager
6 6 (13.04%) Security Analyst
6 6 (13.04%) Consultant
6 6 (13.04%) Security Consultant
7 5 (10.87%) Cyber Security Architect
8 4 (8.70%) Security Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) IT Architect
8 4 (8.70%) IT Security Architect
8 4 (8.70%) Cyber Security Consultant
9 3 (6.52%) IT Security Engineer
9 3 (6.52%) IT Security Analyst
9 3 (6.52%) Security Manager
10 2 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (4.35%) IT Security Consultant
10 2 (4.35%) Security Specialist
10 2 (4.35%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) J2EE
1 1 (2.17%) Hibernate
1 1 (2.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.52%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (4.35%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.17%) PMI
4 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Social Network
4 1 (2.17%) PDA
4 1 (2.17%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) Information Security
2 10 (21.74%) Risk Management
3 8 (17.39%) Security Architecture
4 7 (15.22%) SIEM
4 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (15.22%) Business Analysis
5 6 (13.04%) Project Management
6 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
6 5 (10.87%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (8.70%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (8.70%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (8.70%) TOGAF
7 4 (8.70%) Data Protection
8 3 (6.52%) Information Assurance
8 3 (6.52%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (6.52%) Analytics
8 3 (6.52%) Software Distribution
9 2 (4.35%) Scrum
9 2 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) C++
1 3 (6.52%) Java
2 2 (4.35%) C
3 1 (2.17%) Python
3 1 (2.17%) Perl
3 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) CISSP
2 8 (17.39%) CISM
3 7 (15.22%) PMP
3 7 (15.22%) PMI Certification
3 7 (15.22%) Degree
4 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
5 4 (8.70%) ISEB
5 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
5 4 (8.70%) DV Cleared
6 3 (6.52%) CEH
7 2 (4.35%) ISSAP
7 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (4.35%) CISA
7 2 (4.35%) OSCP
8 1 (2.17%) CCIE
8 1 (2.17%) CCSP
8 1 (2.17%) CCNP
8 1 (2.17%) CCNA
8 1 (2.17%) HND
8 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (4.35%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.17%) Q1 Labs
2 1 (2.17%) ArcSight
2 1 (2.17%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.17%) Cisco
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle
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