The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cybersecurity
Wales / South Wales
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 22 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.14% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.99% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £488 £485
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +0.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £46.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year
-23.91% -12.38%

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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
441 511 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 82.89% 88.56% 73.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 373 245
Median daily rate £393 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 12
Median hourly rate £25.00 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.80% +108.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £66.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Cybersecurity
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Cybersecurity Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Cybersecurity
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
Cardiff - 16 £388 - 3
Newport - 4 £575 -
Cybersecurity
Wales

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Management Information System
2 8 (24.24%) CISSP
2 8 (24.24%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
3 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
3 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.21%) Java
4 6 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (18.18%) Mobile First
4 6 (18.18%) Fintech
4 6 (18.18%) Security Operations
4 6 (18.18%) Security Operations Centre
4 6 (18.18%) Service Design
4 6 (18.18%) Information Security
4 6 (18.18%) Linux
4 6 (18.18%) Web Services
4 6 (18.18%) PCI DSS
5 5 (15.15%) Proofpoint
5 5 (15.15%) Security Architecture
5 5 (15.15%) OWASP
5 5 (15.15%) Blue Coat
5 5 (15.15%) Ethical Hacking
5 5 (15.15%) CEH
5 5 (15.15%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (15.15%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (15.15%) Python
5 5 (15.15%) Intel Security

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (24.24%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Firewall
2 3 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (9.09%) VPN
2 3 (9.09%) WLAN
3 1 (3.03%) Internet
3 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.03%) VoIP
3 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.03%) Ant
2 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.03%) Hudson
2 1 (3.03%) Maven
2 1 (3.03%) Selenium
2 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Electronics
2 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Architect
1 7 (21.21%) Cybersecurity Engineer
1 7 (21.21%) Security Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Consultant
2 6 (18.18%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 6 (18.18%) Security Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Cybersecurity Architect
3 5 (15.15%) Project Manager
3 5 (15.15%) Security Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Security Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Security Solutions Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) IT Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Security Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Security Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) SOC Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.03%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Management Information System
2 6 (18.18%) Fintech
2 6 (18.18%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (15.15%) Algorithms
3 5 (15.15%) Cyber Defence
4 3 (9.09%) PKI
5 2 (6.06%) Virtual Team
6 1 (3.03%) CMDB
6 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (18.18%) Information Security
2 6 (18.18%) Mobile First
2 6 (18.18%) Security Operations
2 6 (18.18%) Service Design
3 5 (15.15%) Ethical Hacking
3 5 (15.15%) Fuzz Testing
3 5 (15.15%) OWASP
3 5 (15.15%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (15.15%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (15.15%) Secure Coding
3 5 (15.15%) Security Architecture
3 5 (15.15%) Service Delivery
3 5 (15.15%) SIEM
3 5 (15.15%) Social Engineering
3 5 (15.15%) Static Code Analysis
3 5 (15.15%) Static Program Analysis
4 4 (12.12%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) Java
2 5 (15.15%) Python
3 1 (3.03%) ABAP
3 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) CISSP
2 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
2 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
3 5 (15.15%) CEH
3 5 (15.15%) CREST Certified
4 1 (3.03%) CISA
4 1 (3.03%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) PCI DSS
2 5 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.03%) COBIT
3 1 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Nessus
1 3 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 3 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.03%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (3.03%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Blue Coat
1 5 (15.15%) Intel Security
1 5 (15.15%) Proofpoint
2 4 (12.12%) Avaya
2 4 (12.12%) Cisco
3 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 3 (9.09%) F5
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.09%) SAP
3 3 (9.09%) ScanSafe
3 3 (9.09%) Sourcefire
3 3 (9.09%) Splunk
3 3 (9.09%) Symantec
4 1 (3.03%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
NHS Wales Informatics Service
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