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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 34 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 24 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.79% 1.18% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.73% 1.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 0
Median daily rate £500 £485 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £510
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £42.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-19.64% -30.00%
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
507 399 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 79.97% 78.24% 74.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 293 159
Median daily rate £425 £435 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +24.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 28 20
Median hourly rate £22.50 £12.35 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.18% -48.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £9.00 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £25.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 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
Sheffield +5 21 £500 +3.09%
Cybersecurity
Yorkshire

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 23 (46.94%) SIEM
2 17 (34.69%) Firewall
3 16 (32.65%) Use Case
3 16 (32.65%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (30.61%) Finance
5 14 (28.57%) Information Security
5 14 (28.57%) HTTP
6 13 (26.53%) Anomaly Detection
6 13 (26.53%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 12 (24.49%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (16.33%) Banking
8 8 (16.33%) QRadar
9 7 (14.29%) Threat Modelling
9 7 (14.29%) Cyber Attack
9 7 (14.29%) Nessus
9 7 (14.29%) Nmap
9 7 (14.29%) JIRA
9 7 (14.29%) Metasploit
9 7 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
9 7 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (14.29%) Intel Security
10 6 (12.24%) Internet
11 5 (10.20%) Threat Management
11 5 (10.20%) Security Operations
11 5 (10.20%) Threat Detection
11 5 (10.20%) RSA Archer
12 4 (8.16%) Cyberthreat
12 4 (8.16%) Trend Micro
12 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (6.12%) CISSP

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:

Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.69%) Firewall
2 14 (28.57%) HTTP
3 12 (24.49%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (12.24%) Internet
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) JIRA
1 7 (14.29%) Metasploit
General
1 15 (30.61%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Military
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Advertising
4 1 (2.04%) Legal
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (53.06%) Analyst
2 14 (28.57%) Consultant
3 13 (26.53%) Security Analyst
3 13 (26.53%) Security Consultant
4 7 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 7 (14.29%) Incident Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Risk Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) Information Security Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) Finance Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Forensic Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Test Manager
7 3 (6.12%) SOC Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Test Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Cyberthreat Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Risk Analyst
9 1 (2.04%) Information Security Analyst
9 1 (2.04%) Security Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.65%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.29%) Cyber Attack
3 4 (8.16%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.08%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) Social Media
5 1 (2.04%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) SIEM
2 16 (32.65%) Use Case
3 14 (28.57%) Information Security
4 13 (26.53%) Anomaly Detection
5 7 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (14.29%) Threat Modelling
6 5 (10.20%) Security Operations
6 5 (10.20%) Threat Detection
6 5 (10.20%) Threat Management
7 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.12%) Computer Security
8 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
8 3 (6.12%) Re-Platforming
8 3 (6.12%) Resource Management
8 3 (6.12%) Reverse Engineering
8 3 (6.12%) Test Strategy
8 3 (6.12%) Threat Analysis
9 2 (4.08%) Defect Management
9 2 (4.08%) Line Management
9 2 (4.08%) Malware Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) CISSP
2 2 (4.08%) CISM
2 2 (4.08%) Degree
3 1 (2.04%) GCIH
3 1 (2.04%) GIAC
3 1 (2.04%) PhD
Systems Management
1 13 (26.53%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 8 (16.33%) QRadar
3 7 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (14.29%) Nessus
3 7 (14.29%) Nmap
4 5 (10.20%) RSA Archer
5 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Intel Security
2 4 (8.16%) Trend Micro
3 1 (2.04%) Intel