The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £361
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +24.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.25 £52.50 -
% change year-on-year
-15.71% -
Cybersecurity
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
384 264 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 74.71% 79.04% 65.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 170 111
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 16
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.73 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% -12.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.10 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.80 £18.36 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Cybersecurity 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 Cybersecurity.

1 5 (71.43%) SaaS
1 5 (71.43%) PaaS
1 5 (71.43%) Private Cloud
1 5 (71.43%) IaaS
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) CESG
3 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (42.86%) CISSP
3 3 (42.86%) CISM
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (42.86%) CESG Certified Professional
3 3 (42.86%) Information Assurance
4 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) SIEM
4 2 (28.57%) Cryptography
5 1 (14.29%) Information Management
5 1 (14.29%) Nessus
5 1 (14.29%) Nmap
5 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (14.29%) Regular Expression
5 1 (14.29%) Network Security
5 1 (14.29%) Metasploit
5 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Cybersecurity 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 Cybersecurity. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) IaaS
1 5 (71.43%) PaaS
1 5 (71.43%) SaaS
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
1 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Information Assurance Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Private Cloud
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) CESG
3 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) Cryptography
5 1 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Information Assurance
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) SIEM
3 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) Information Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CESG Certified Professional
1 3 (42.86%) CISM
1 3 (42.86%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nessus
1 1 (14.29%) Nmap