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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 16 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Cyber Security 7 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.27% 3.57% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.48% 4.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £440 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.95% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £440 £500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.75 £26.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year
+102.88% -56.66%
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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
108 187 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 65.85% 83.48% 74.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 113 100
Average daily rate £387 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £271 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £570 £574
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +165.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

Cyber Security Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

Cyber Security
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) CISSP
1 7 (100.00%) CISM
1 7 (100.00%) ISSAP
1 7 (100.00%) SABSA
2 5 (71.43%) TOGAF
3 4 (57.14%) Security Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) IIS
4 3 (42.86%) Information Security
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) COBIT
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile Computing

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 3 (42.86%) IIS
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Architect
1 6 (85.71%) Security Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Security Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile Computing
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) SABSA
2 5 (71.43%) TOGAF
3 4 (57.14%) Security Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) Information Security
5 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
1 7 (100.00%) CISM
1 7 (100.00%) ISSAP
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) COBIT