The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 28 15 23
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 2 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.21% 3.98% 3.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 5.60% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 7
Median daily rate £600 £475 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% +7.95%
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
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
145 125 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 87.88% 71.02% 85.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 72 111
Median daily rate £400 £387 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% -7.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £288 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £523 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 17
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Cybersecurity
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) CISSP
3 2 (33.33%) CISM
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
4 1 (16.67%) Threat Management
4 1 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (16.67%) SIEM
4 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Security
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Forensics
4 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Operational Security Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Operations Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Security Operations Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Cyberthreat Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Security Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
1 1 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Security
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Forensics
4 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) SIEM
4 1 (16.67%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISM
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB