The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 58 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 2 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.34% 0.81% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 1.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Median daily rate £346 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.07% -
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 Oxfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
452 575 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 76.48% 77.70% 69.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 373 220
Median daily rate £410 £423 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.95% +23.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 35 17
Median hourly rate £14.00 £23.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.42% +62.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £33.20 £47.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +2 1 £368 +5.00% 1
Cybersecurity
South East

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) BDD
2 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
2 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) OpenVAS
3 2 (25.00%) CREST Certified
3 2 (25.00%) OSCP
3 2 (25.00%) Qualys
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security
3 2 (25.00%) OWASP
3 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Nessus
3 2 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (25.00%) CEH
3 2 (25.00%) Nmap
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) GIAC
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) CISSP
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) CISM

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) BDD
1 3 (37.50%) Scrum
1 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (25.00%) OWASP
2 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Privacy
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Management
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Threat Management
3 1 (12.50%) Threat Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CEH
1 2 (25.00%) CREST Certified
1 2 (25.00%) GIAC
1 2 (25.00%) OSCP
2 1 (12.50%) CISM
2 1 (12.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (12.50%) ISO27002
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Nessus
1 2 (25.00%) Nmap
1 2 (25.00%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Qualys
2 1 (12.50%) VMware