The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 24 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.70% 1.09% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.55% -
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
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
115 129 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 80.42% 70.11% 77.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 77 76
Average daily rate £403 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £481 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 11
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.30 £18.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £17.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Cybersecurity
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +10 1 - - 2
Cybersecurity
East of England

Cybersecurity
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Visualisation
1 6 (85.71%) Big Data
2 5 (71.43%) Apache Hive
2 5 (71.43%) Data Visualisation
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) User Stories
2 5 (71.43%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (71.43%) Kibana
2 5 (71.43%) Check_MK
2 5 (71.43%) Apache Spark
2 5 (71.43%) Spark Streaming
2 5 (71.43%) Information Management
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Perl
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) Client/Server
2 5 (71.43%) Data Mining
3 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
5 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
5 1 (14.29%) Apache Pig
5 1 (14.29%) Information Security
5 1 (14.29%) Unix
5 1 (14.29%) Security Management

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 5 (71.43%) Apache Spark
1 5 (71.43%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Pig
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Big Data
2 5 (71.43%) Apache Hive
2 5 (71.43%) Data Mining
3 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Big Data Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Integration Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test and Integration Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Visualisation
2 5 (71.43%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Data Visualisation
2 5 (71.43%) Information Management
2 5 (71.43%) User Stories
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) Perl
1 5 (71.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Check_MK
1 5 (71.43%) Kibana