The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 101 127 140
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +13
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 41 22 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.35% 0.69% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 0.89% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 15 0
Median daily rate £500 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £450 £440
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 £68.00 -
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Cybersecurity
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2366 2479 2272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 77.70% 77.35% 78.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1577 1659 1526
Median daily rate £390 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 114 102
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.25 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +15.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £18.16 £15.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.80 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Cybersecurity
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Cybersecurity Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Cybersecurity
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Bristol +19 23 £550 +17.64% 3
Gloucestershire -2 11 £450 - 18
Wiltshire -6 5 £413 -6.46% 5
Dorset -3 1 - - 1
Cybersecurity
England

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 South West region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 31 (46.27%) Security Cleared
2 18 (26.87%) Information Security
3 17 (25.37%) SC Cleared
3 17 (25.37%) DV Cleared
4 16 (23.88%) Finance
5 12 (17.91%) CISSP
5 12 (17.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (14.93%) Java
6 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (13.43%) Windows
7 9 (13.43%) Linux
7 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
8 8 (11.94%) CEH
8 8 (11.94%) Security Management
8 8 (11.94%) Cyberthreat
9 7 (10.45%) Security Operations
9 7 (10.45%) Firewall
9 7 (10.45%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (10.45%) Unix
9 7 (10.45%) ITIL
9 7 (10.45%) Degree
9 7 (10.45%) SIEM
10 6 (8.96%) OrientDB
10 6 (8.96%) JIRA
10 6 (8.96%) Software Engineering
10 6 (8.96%) OO
10 6 (8.96%) C++
10 6 (8.96%) SQL
10 6 (8.96%) Intel Security
10 6 (8.96%) Internet

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.46%) Confluence
2 4 (5.97%) Apache
3 3 (4.48%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.99%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.99%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.49%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.49%) IIS
5 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.99%) MS Office
2 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) IaaS
1 4 (5.97%) PaaS
1 4 (5.97%) SaaS
2 2 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.45%) Firewall
2 6 (8.96%) Internet
3 5 (7.46%) Network Security
4 4 (5.97%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.99%) VPN
5 2 (2.99%) WAN
6 1 (1.49%) BGP
6 1 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.49%) Intranet
6 1 (1.49%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.96%) OrientDB
2 3 (4.48%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.48%) MySQL
2 3 (4.48%) Neo4j
2 3 (4.48%) NoSQL
2 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.99%) Apache Accumulo
3 2 (2.99%) Big Data
3 2 (2.99%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) JIRA
2 5 (7.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (7.46%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.97%) Bitbucket
3 4 (5.97%) Selenium
4 2 (2.99%) JUnit
4 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.49%) Ant
5 1 (1.49%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.49%) EasyMock
5 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.49%) JMeter
5 1 (1.49%) Maven
General
1 16 (23.88%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Banking
2 2 (2.99%) Legal
3 1 (1.49%) Law
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (17.91%) Consultant
2 10 (14.93%) Security Consultant
3 9 (13.43%) Architect
4 7 (10.45%) Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Project Manager
5 6 (8.96%) Security Manager
5 6 (8.96%) Security Specialist
6 5 (7.46%) Cybersecurity Specialist
7 4 (5.97%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 4 (5.97%) Cybersecurity Manager
7 4 (5.97%) Information Security Consultant
7 4 (5.97%) Operations Consultant
7 4 (5.97%) Security Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Security Architect
7 4 (5.97%) Security Project Manager
7 4 (5.97%) SOC Consultant
8 3 (4.48%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) EJB
1 3 (4.48%) Java EE
1 3 (4.48%) JSF
1 3 (4.48%) REST
1 3 (4.48%) Spring
2 2 (2.99%) Apache Camel
2 2 (2.99%) CSS
2 2 (2.99%) HTML
2 2 (2.99%) jQuery
2 2 (2.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (2.99%) XML
3 1 (1.49%) .NET
3 1 (1.49%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (8.96%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.46%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (7.46%) Wiki
4 3 (4.48%) PKI
5 2 (2.99%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.99%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (2.99%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.99%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.49%) CESG
6 1 (1.49%) iPhone
6 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.49%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.43%) Linux
1 9 (13.43%) Windows
2 7 (10.45%) Unix
3 5 (7.46%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.49%) Android
5 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.87%) Information Security
2 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (11.94%) Security Management
4 7 (10.45%) ITIL
4 7 (10.45%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (10.45%) Security Operations
4 7 (10.45%) SIEM
5 6 (8.96%) Data Loss Prevention
5 6 (8.96%) OO
5 6 (8.96%) Scrum
5 6 (8.96%) Software Engineering
6 5 (7.46%) DevOps
6 5 (7.46%) Information Security Management
6 5 (7.46%) OOD
6 5 (7.46%) Security Architecture
7 4 (5.97%) Data Security
7 4 (5.97%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (5.97%) Open Source
7 4 (5.97%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (5.97%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.93%) Java
2 6 (8.96%) C++
2 6 (8.96%) SQL
3 5 (7.46%) C
3 5 (7.46%) Ruby
3 5 (7.46%) Scala
4 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.48%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.49%) ABAP
7 1 (1.49%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.49%) Python
7 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (46.27%) Security Cleared
2 17 (25.37%) DV Cleared
2 17 (25.37%) SC Cleared
3 12 (17.91%) CISSP
4 8 (11.94%) CEH
5 7 (10.45%) Degree
6 6 (8.96%) CISM
7 4 (5.97%) GIAC
7 4 (5.97%) Sun Certification
8 3 (4.48%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (2.99%) CLAS
9 2 (2.99%) GCIH
9 2 (2.99%) MCSE
9 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.49%) CISA
10 1 (1.49%) CRISC
10 1 (1.49%) ISEB
10 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
10 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.99%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.49%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (1.49%) ISO27002
3 1 (1.49%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.99%) vSphere
3 1 (1.49%) Snort
3 1 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Kibana
2 1 (1.49%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.49%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.49%) Nessus
2 1 (1.49%) QRadar
2 1 (1.49%) RSA enVision
2 1 (1.49%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.96%) Intel Security
3 4 (5.97%) Oracle
4 2 (2.99%) Cisco
4 2 (2.99%) LogRhythm
4 2 (2.99%) VMware
5 1 (1.49%) Apple
5 1 (1.49%) ArcSight
5 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.49%) Citrix
5 1 (1.49%) Green Hills
5 1 (1.49%) Juniper
5 1 (1.49%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.49%) Samsung
5 1 (1.49%) SAP
5 1 (1.49%) ScanSafe
5 1 (1.49%) Sourcefire
5 1 (1.49%) Splunk
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