The table below looks at the statistics for Cyber Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cyber Security over the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 210 219 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Cyber Security 46 19 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.46% 0.21% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 35 9 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £430 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £415 -
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £26.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+73.07% -30.66%
Cyber Security
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7455 6645 5693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.20% 72.61% 71.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4157 3629 2892
Average daily rate £395 £383 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 265 271 287
Average hourly rate £33.00 £26.50 £26.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.52% -1.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Cyber Security
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Cyber Security Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Cyber Security
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Cyber Security Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Cyber Security
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cyber Security across the South East region.

Cyber Security Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Cyber Security
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Security within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +5 13 £500 - 20
Oxfordshire - 11 £180 - 1
Buckinghamshire 0 7 £525 +7.63% 4
Surrey -5 6 £380 +13.43% 8
Hampshire -8 3 £538 - 8
Kent - - - - 2
East Sussex - - - -
Cyber Security
England

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 20 (22.22%) Information Security
2 18 (20.00%) SIEM
3 17 (18.89%) Finance
3 17 (18.89%) HTML
3 17 (18.89%) CSS
4 16 (17.78%) Linux
5 15 (16.67%) CISSP
5 15 (16.67%) Degree
5 15 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 14 (15.56%) PCI DSS
6 14 (15.56%) Network Security
6 14 (15.56%) Cisco
6 14 (15.56%) ITIL
7 13 (14.44%) Analytics
8 12 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (13.33%) Python
9 11 (12.22%) OO
9 11 (12.22%) Apple
9 11 (12.22%) Systems Analysis
9 11 (12.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 11 (12.22%) Web Design
9 11 (12.22%) Spreadsheet
9 11 (12.22%) Raspberry Pi
10 10 (11.11%) SABSA
10 10 (11.11%) Bash Shell
10 10 (11.11%) Security Architecture
10 10 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (11.11%) CISM
10 10 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (10.00%) TOGAF

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 2 (2.22%) IIS
2 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (12.22%) Spreadsheet
2 6 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.44%) MS Office
3 4 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.22%) MS Project
4 2 (2.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.56%) Network Security
2 9 (10.00%) Firewall
3 7 (7.78%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.33%) HTTPS
4 3 (3.33%) SSL
4 3 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (2.22%) VPN
5 2 (2.22%) HTTP
5 2 (2.22%) SSH
6 1 (1.11%) Wireless
6 1 (1.11%) IPsec
6 1 (1.11%) TACACS
6 1 (1.11%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.11%) SQLite
3 1 (1.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Selenium
1 2 (2.22%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.11%) Mockito
2 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.11%) Ant
2 1 (1.11%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.11%) Maven
General
1 17 (18.89%) Finance
2 5 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.22%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.11%) Automotive
4 1 (1.11%) Legal
4 1 (1.11%) Advertising
4 1 (1.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (23.33%) Developer
2 16 (17.78%) Architect
2 16 (17.78%) Security Architect
3 15 (16.67%) Consultant
4 13 (14.44%) Security Consultant
5 11 (12.22%) Web Developer
5 11 (12.22%) Security Specialist
6 9 (10.00%) Cyber Security Specialist
7 7 (7.78%) Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.56%) Security Manager
8 5 (5.56%) Security Project Manager
8 5 (5.56%) Cyber Security Consultant
8 5 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Enterprise Architect
9 4 (4.44%) Administrator
9 4 (4.44%) Project Administrator
9 4 (4.44%) Business Analyst
10 3 (3.33%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.89%) HTML
1 17 (18.89%) CSS
2 7 (7.78%) Web Services
3 6 (6.67%) Django
3 6 (6.67%) RESTful
3 6 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 3 (3.33%) SOAP
5 2 (2.22%) Middleware
6 1 (1.11%) Drools
6 1 (1.11%) STL
6 1 (1.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.22%) Raspberry Pi
2 7 (7.78%) SCADA
3 6 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.56%) Cryptography
4 5 (5.56%) PKI
4 5 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.44%) Device Driver
6 2 (2.22%) Open Source
7 1 (1.11%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.11%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.11%) RMADS
7 1 (1.11%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.78%) Linux
2 7 (7.78%) Windows
3 6 (6.67%) UNIX
4 4 (4.44%) CentOS
4 4 (4.44%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.22%) AIX
6 2 (2.22%) Solaris
7 1 (1.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.22%) Information Security
2 18 (20.00%) SIEM
3 14 (15.56%) ITIL
4 13 (14.44%) Analytics
5 11 (12.22%) OO
5 11 (12.22%) Web Design
5 11 (12.22%) Systems Analysis
6 10 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (11.11%) SABSA
6 10 (11.11%) Security Architecture
7 9 (10.00%) TOGAF
8 8 (8.89%) Software Engineering
9 7 (7.78%) Security Management
9 7 (7.78%) Risk Management
10 6 (6.67%) Information Security Management
10 6 (6.67%) Web Development
11 5 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
12 4 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.33%) Python
2 10 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 9 (10.00%) Java
4 8 (8.89%) SQL
5 6 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.44%) C++
6 4 (4.44%) PHP
7 3 (3.33%) C
8 2 (2.22%) C#
8 2 (2.22%) Perl
9 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (16.67%) CISSP
1 15 (16.67%) Degree
1 15 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 12 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (11.11%) CISM
4 8 (8.89%) SC Cleared
5 6 (6.67%) ISSAP
5 6 (6.67%) DV Cleared
6 4 (4.44%) HND
7 2 (2.22%) GIAC
7 2 (2.22%) GCIA
7 2 (2.22%) GCIH
7 2 (2.22%) CISMP
8 1 (1.11%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.11%) CRISC
8 1 (1.11%) CCNA
8 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.56%) PCI DSS
2 11 (12.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (4.44%) COBIT
4 3 (3.33%) QA
5 2 (2.22%) COSO
System Software
1 4 (4.44%) Snort
1 4 (4.44%) iptables
2 3 (3.33%) Xen
2 3 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 14 (15.56%) Cisco
2 11 (12.22%) Apple
3 7 (7.78%) Oracle
4 6 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.56%) SAP
5 5 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 4 (4.44%) VMware
7 3 (3.33%) HP
7 3 (3.33%) McAfee
8 2 (2.22%) TippingPoint
8 2 (2.22%) Splunk
9 1 (1.11%) Juniper
9 1 (1.11%) IBM
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