The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 26 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 86 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 18 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.98% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £575 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £498 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 £68.00 -
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Cybersecurity
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1478 1244 928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 80.41% 76.60% 73.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 910 759 527
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 32 30
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -17.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 20 (37.04%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (33.33%) Finance
3 16 (29.63%) CISSP
3 16 (29.63%) Intel Security
3 16 (29.63%) PKI
3 16 (29.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (29.63%) Splunk
3 16 (29.63%) SIEM
4 15 (27.78%) Network Security
4 15 (27.78%) PCI DSS
4 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (27.78%) Active Directory
4 15 (27.78%) Windows
5 14 (25.93%) Symantec
5 14 (25.93%) CISM
5 14 (25.93%) Unix
5 14 (25.93%) Norton AntiVirus
5 14 (25.93%) Vulnerability Management
5 14 (25.93%) Threat Management
6 13 (24.07%) COBIT
7 12 (22.22%) Information Security
7 12 (22.22%) Data Centre
8 9 (16.67%) SQL
8 9 (16.67%) Banking
9 8 (14.81%) Ethical Hacking
9 8 (14.81%) Security Cleared
9 8 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (14.81%) Java
9 8 (14.81%) OWASP
9 8 (14.81%) Public Cloud

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (9.26%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.78%) Network Security
2 2 (3.70%) Firewall
2 2 (3.70%) Internet
3 1 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.85%) tcpdump
3 1 (1.85%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 18 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (16.67%) Banking
3 5 (9.26%) Local Government
4 2 (3.70%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) Consultant
2 15 (27.78%) Security Consultant
3 7 (12.96%) Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) Architect
4 6 (11.11%) Ethical Hacker
4 6 (11.11%) Security Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Vulnerability Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) Information Security Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) Security Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Security Management Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) Security Manager
7 3 (5.56%) CISSP Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Security Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) SIEM Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) DevOps Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) Java EE
1 5 (9.26%) Web Services
2 3 (5.56%) XML
3 2 (3.70%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.85%) .NET
4 1 (1.85%) OLE
4 1 (1.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.63%) PKI
2 12 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 8 (14.81%) Public Cloud
4 3 (5.56%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (3.70%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.85%) Blockchain
6 1 (1.85%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.85%) EPoS
6 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.85%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.78%) Windows
2 14 (25.93%) Unix
3 7 (12.96%) Linux
4 3 (5.56%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (29.63%) SIEM
3 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (25.93%) Threat Management
4 14 (25.93%) Vulnerability Management
5 12 (22.22%) Information Security
6 8 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (14.81%) Ethical Hacking
6 8 (14.81%) OWASP
7 7 (12.96%) Test Automation
8 6 (11.11%) Incident Management
9 5 (9.26%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (9.26%) Scrum
9 5 (9.26%) Software Engineering
9 5 (9.26%) TDD
10 3 (5.56%) Planning and Forecasting
10 3 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (5.56%) SDLC
10 3 (5.56%) Security Management
10 3 (5.56%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.67%) SQL
2 8 (14.81%) Java
3 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.70%) PHP
3 2 (3.70%) Python
3 2 (3.70%) Ruby
4 1 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (29.63%) CISSP
2 14 (25.93%) CISM
3 8 (14.81%) Security Cleared
4 5 (9.26%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.70%) Degree
5 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.85%) CISA
6 1 (1.85%) ISEB
6 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (29.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (27.78%) PCI DSS
3 13 (24.07%) COBIT
4 3 (5.56%) SLA
5 1 (1.85%) COSO
5 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 15 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.70%) RACF
4 1 (1.85%) Snort
4 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (25.93%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (5.56%) Puppet
3 2 (3.70%) HP SiteScope
3 2 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (3.70%) Nagios
3 2 (3.70%) SCCM
3 2 (3.70%) zSecure
4 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (29.63%) Intel Security
1 16 (29.63%) Splunk
2 14 (25.93%) Symantec
3 7 (12.96%) Qualys
4 2 (3.70%) Cisco
4 2 (3.70%) Lumension
4 2 (3.70%) Trustwave
5 1 (1.85%) EMC
5 1 (1.85%) HP
5 1 (1.85%) IBM
5 1 (1.85%) NetApp
5 1 (1.85%) SAP
5 1 (1.85%) Sourcefire
5 1 (1.85%) VMware