The table below looks at the statistics for Cyber Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cyber Security over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank 22 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Cyber Security 5 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.27% 1.63% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.05% 2.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate
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£513 £440 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.47% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £380 £425
% change year-on-year
+34.86% -10.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - £40.00
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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
164 195 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 74.55% 79.27% 70.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 128 90
Average daily rate £413 £473 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% +11.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £320 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £570 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Average hourly rate £34.50 £26.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.18% +20.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Cyber Security
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Cyber Security Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Cyber Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Cyber Security Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

Cyber Security
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
1 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (33.33%) CISSP
2 3 (33.33%) CISM
3 2 (22.22%) Time Management
3 2 (22.22%) SABSA
3 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) ISSAP
3 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 1 (11.11%) Human Factors
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) MS Project
4 1 (11.11%) MS Office
4 1 (11.11%) GIAC
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Project
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
1 4 (44.44%) Security Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Change Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Business Change Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Business Manager
3 1 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Cyber Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Management Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Human Factors
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
1 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) Time Management
3 2 (22.22%) SABSA
3 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 3 (33.33%) CISSP
1 3 (33.33%) CISM
2 2 (22.22%) ISSAP
3 1 (11.11%) GIAC
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft