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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 104 127 141
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +14
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 38 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.32% 0.58% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 0.75% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 0
Median daily rate £500 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £446
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +0.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.84 -
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
2239 2549 2427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 77.69% 77.67% 75.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1512 1703 1605
Median daily rate £400 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 135 90
Median hourly rate £32.50 £39.25 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.19% +13.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.35 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +14 16 £525 +12.29% 6
Gloucestershire +10 14 £450 - 27
Wiltshire +4 6 £419 -4.66% 3
Cybersecurity
England

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 36 (48.65%) Security Cleared
2 26 (35.14%) Information Security
3 22 (29.73%) DV Cleared
4 19 (25.68%) SC Cleared
5 16 (21.62%) Finance
6 12 (16.22%) Java
6 12 (16.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (14.86%) Security Architecture
8 10 (13.51%) ITIL
8 10 (13.51%) Windows
8 10 (13.51%) Linux
8 10 (13.51%) Intel Security
8 10 (13.51%) CISSP
9 9 (12.16%) Microsoft
9 9 (12.16%) Unix
9 9 (12.16%) Firewall
10 8 (10.81%) Security Management
10 8 (10.81%) Management Information System
10 8 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (10.81%) Penetration Testing
10 8 (10.81%) Internet
10 8 (10.81%) SIEM
10 8 (10.81%) Degree
10 8 (10.81%) Cyberthreat
11 7 (9.46%) TCP/IP
12 6 (8.11%) PowerShell
12 6 (8.11%) Data Loss Prevention
13 5 (6.76%) Network Security
13 5 (6.76%) Software Engineering
13 5 (6.76%) Cryptography

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 4 (5.41%) IIS
2 3 (4.05%) Confluence
3 2 (2.70%) Apache
3 2 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.35%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.35%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.35%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.70%) MS Office
2 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) assyst
1 1 (1.35%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) IaaS
1 4 (5.41%) PaaS
1 4 (5.41%) SaaS
2 2 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.16%) Firewall
2 8 (10.81%) Internet
3 7 (9.46%) TCP/IP
4 5 (6.76%) Network Security
5 3 (4.05%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (4.05%) WAN
6 2 (2.70%) VPN
7 1 (1.35%) BGP
7 1 (1.35%) Intranet
7 1 (1.35%) LAN
7 1 (1.35%) OSPF
7 1 (1.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.41%) OrientDB
2 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.70%) MySQL
2 2 (2.70%) Neo4j
2 2 (2.70%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.35%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (1.35%) Big Data
3 1 (1.35%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.35%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.35%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.41%) JIRA
2 3 (4.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (4.05%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.05%) Selenium
3 2 (2.70%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.70%) JUnit
4 1 (1.35%) Ant
4 1 (1.35%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.35%) EasyMock
4 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.35%) JMeter
4 1 (1.35%) Maven
4 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (21.62%) Finance
2 5 (6.76%) Legal
3 2 (2.70%) Banking
3 2 (2.70%) Retail
4 1 (1.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (18.92%) Consultant
2 12 (16.22%) Security Consultant
3 10 (13.51%) Architect
4 9 (12.16%) Analyst
5 7 (9.46%) Security Manager
6 6 (8.11%) Security Specialist
7 5 (6.76%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 5 (6.76%) Cybersecurity Specialist
7 5 (6.76%) Project Manager
7 5 (6.76%) Security Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Security Architect
8 4 (5.41%) Cybersecurity Manager
8 4 (5.41%) Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Information Security Consultant
9 3 (4.05%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Commercial Director
9 3 (4.05%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Security Project Manager
10 2 (2.70%) Cybersecurity Architect
10 2 (2.70%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.41%) .NET
2 3 (4.05%) Java EE
3 2 (2.70%) EJB
3 2 (2.70%) JSF
3 2 (2.70%) REST
3 2 (2.70%) Spring
4 1 (1.35%) Apache Camel
4 1 (1.35%) CSS
4 1 (1.35%) HTML
4 1 (1.35%) jQuery
4 1 (1.35%) JSON
4 1 (1.35%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (1.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Cyberthreat
1 8 (10.81%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.76%) Cryptography
3 4 (5.41%) CESG
4 3 (4.05%) PKI
4 3 (4.05%) Wiki
5 2 (2.70%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.70%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.35%) iPhone
6 1 (1.35%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.51%) Linux
1 10 (13.51%) Windows
2 9 (12.16%) Unix
3 4 (5.41%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.35%) Android
5 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.14%) Information Security
2 11 (14.86%) Security Architecture
3 10 (13.51%) ITIL
4 8 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (10.81%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (10.81%) Security Management
4 8 (10.81%) SIEM
5 6 (8.11%) Data Loss Prevention
6 5 (6.76%) Ethical Hacking
6 5 (6.76%) Identity Management
6 5 (6.76%) Information Security Management
6 5 (6.76%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.41%) Data Security
7 4 (5.41%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (5.41%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (5.41%) Reverse Engineering
7 4 (5.41%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (5.41%) Risk Management
7 4 (5.41%) Security Operations
8 3 (4.05%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.22%) Java
2 6 (8.11%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.76%) C
3 5 (6.76%) C++
3 5 (6.76%) SQL
4 3 (4.05%) Python
4 3 (4.05%) Ruby
4 3 (4.05%) Scala
5 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.35%) ABAP
6 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.35%) PHP
6 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.35%) VB
6 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (48.65%) Security Cleared
2 22 (29.73%) DV Cleared
3 19 (25.68%) SC Cleared
4 10 (13.51%) CISSP
5 8 (10.81%) Degree
6 5 (6.76%) CEH
7 4 (5.41%) CISM
7 4 (5.41%) Sun Certification
8 3 (4.05%) IISP
9 2 (2.70%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (2.70%) CISA
9 2 (2.70%) CLAS
9 2 (2.70%) GCIH
9 2 (2.70%) MCSE
9 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.35%) CHECK Team Leader
10 1 (1.35%) CRISC
10 1 (1.35%) ISEB
10 1 (1.35%) MCP
10 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.70%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (2.70%) JSP 440
2 2 (2.70%) QA
3 1 (1.35%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (1.35%) ISO27002
3 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.35%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.05%) Snort
3 1 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (4.05%) Nessus
2 3 (4.05%) QRadar
3 1 (1.35%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.35%) Kibana
3 1 (1.35%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 10 (13.51%) Intel Security
2 9 (12.16%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.41%) Cisco
4 3 (4.05%) CheckPoint
4 3 (4.05%) Citrix
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle
4 3 (4.05%) ScanSafe
5 2 (2.70%) SAP
6 1 (1.35%) Apple
6 1 (1.35%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.35%) Juniper
6 1 (1.35%) LogRhythm
6 1 (1.35%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.35%) Samsung
6 1 (1.35%) Splunk
6 1 (1.35%) VMware
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