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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cybersecurity
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 47 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 10 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.96% 0.38% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 0.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
Median daily rate £475 £475 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
-9.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £42.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -20.00%

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
423 396 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 82.78% 75.43% 75.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 271 155
Median daily rate £425 £410 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £587 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 20 9
Median hourly rate £21.50 £13.00 £15.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.38% -17.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £9.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.80 £25.00 £19.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Cybersecurity
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 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
Sheffield +2 6 £450 -5.26%
Cybersecurity
Yorkshire

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 20 (55.56%) SIEM
2 14 (38.89%) Firewall
2 14 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (36.11%) Use Case
4 12 (33.33%) Finance
5 11 (30.56%) Intrusion Detection
6 10 (27.78%) HTTP
6 10 (27.78%) Anomaly Detection
6 10 (27.78%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 7 (19.44%) Internet
7 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (19.44%) Threat Modelling
7 7 (19.44%) Cyber Attack
8 6 (16.67%) Banking
9 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (13.89%) Test Strategy
9 5 (13.89%) Threat Detection
10 4 (11.11%) Malware Reverse Engineering
10 4 (11.11%) Computer Incident Response Team
10 4 (11.11%) Threat Analysis
10 4 (11.11%) Re-Platforming
10 4 (11.11%) Information Security
10 4 (11.11%) Resource Management
10 4 (11.11%) Reverse Engineering
11 3 (8.33%) Metasploit
11 3 (8.33%) Nessus
11 3 (8.33%) Nmap
11 3 (8.33%) Project Management
11 3 (8.33%) QRadar
11 3 (8.33%) Malware Analysis

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) GitHub
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (38.89%) Firewall
2 11 (30.56%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (27.78%) HTTP
4 7 (19.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Metasploit
2 2 (5.56%) FitNesse
2 2 (5.56%) JUnit
2 2 (5.56%) NUnit
2 2 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.78%) Hudson
3 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Military
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Legal
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Consultant
3 7 (19.44%) Security Consultant
4 6 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Finance Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Forensic Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Risk Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Test Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Test Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Incident Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Information Security Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Risk Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Automation Tester
8 1 (2.78%) Information Security Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Security Risk Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) Apache CXF
1 2 (5.56%) REST
1 2 (5.56%) SOAP
1 2 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (19.44%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (5.56%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.78%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.78%) Social Media
4 1 (2.78%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) SIEM
2 13 (36.11%) Use Case
3 10 (27.78%) Anomaly Detection
4 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (19.44%) Threat Modelling
5 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (13.89%) Test Strategy
5 5 (13.89%) Threat Detection
6 4 (11.11%) Information Security
6 4 (11.11%) Malware Reverse Engineering
6 4 (11.11%) Re-Platforming
6 4 (11.11%) Resource Management
6 4 (11.11%) Reverse Engineering
6 4 (11.11%) Threat Analysis
7 3 (8.33%) Malware Analysis
7 3 (8.33%) Project Management
8 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.56%) Refactoring
8 2 (5.56%) Service Management
8 2 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) CISSP
1 1 (2.78%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (2.78%) GCIH
1 1 (2.78%) GIAC
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (11.11%) Computer Incident Response Team
3 3 (8.33%) Nessus
3 3 (8.33%) Nmap
3 3 (8.33%) QRadar
4 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center