The table below looks at the statistics for Cyber Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cyber Security over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank 66 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cyber Security 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.23% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £472 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+18.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £55.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +37.50%
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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 Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
584 733 933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 67.20% 72.07% 67.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 374 282
Average daily rate £425 £365 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £218 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £475 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 12
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £38.50 £27.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Cyber Security
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
1 5 (83.33%) SAP
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
1 5 (83.33%) Workflow
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) HND
1 5 (83.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
1 5 (83.33%) Data Entry
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Android Development
2 1 (16.67%) Mandarin Language
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Android

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
1 5 (83.33%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Project Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Android Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Workflow
1 5 (83.33%) Data Entry
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Android Development
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) HND
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) SAP
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft