The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cybersecurity
East of England / Suffolk
Rank - 24 24
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - 0.64% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.76% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £468
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £46.75 £52.50
% change year-on-year
-25.13% -10.95%

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
165 131 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 80.88% 83.97% 69.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 88 82
Median daily rate £400 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £248 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 6
Median hourly rate £45.00 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+246.15% -13.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk region citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Data Management
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 4 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Security Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Management
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) NetApp