The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 50 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 5 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.94% 1.25% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 0
Average daily rate £400 £180 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £361
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +24.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £52.50 -
% change year-on-year
-12.38% -
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 Oxfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
432 525 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 80.90% 81.78% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 338 166
Average daily rate £415 £425 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 22 23
Average hourly rate £39.00 £25.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.00% -25.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £120.40 £27.50 £40.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Cybersecurity 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 Cybersecurity.

1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) OWASP
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Qualys
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Nessus
3 2 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (33.33%) CEH
3 2 (33.33%) Nmap
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) GIAC
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (33.33%) OSCP
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) OpenVAS
3 2 (33.33%) Threat Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) CREST Certified
4 1 (16.67%) Security Operations

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Cybersecurity 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 Cybersecurity. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) CESG
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) OWASP
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Threat Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Data Security
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM
3 1 (16.67%) Threat Management
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CEH
1 2 (33.33%) CREST Certified
1 2 (33.33%) GIAC
1 2 (33.33%) OSCP
2 1 (16.67%) CISM
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) ISO27002
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Nessus
1 2 (33.33%) Nmap
1 2 (33.33%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Qualys
2 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
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