The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 97 87 87
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 7 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.53% 0.29% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.37% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 5
Average daily rate £400 £380 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +13.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £380 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £476 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £430
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £37.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+22.66% +44.23%
Cybersecurity
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1077 1073 1125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 81.41% 78.49% 77.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 595 623
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 31 52
Average hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +53.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.44 £18.15 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £51.88 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Cybersecurity
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Staines -4 2 £290 - 1
Guildford +4 1 £560 +12.00% 6
Cybersecurity
South East

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 9 (60.00%) CISSP
2 8 (53.33%) Information Security
3 7 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (40.00%) Security Architecture
4 6 (40.00%) CISM
5 5 (33.33%) CISA
5 5 (33.33%) Information Governance
5 5 (33.33%) CISMP
5 5 (33.33%) CLAS
6 3 (20.00%) Firewall
6 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (20.00%) Degree
6 3 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (13.33%) Threat Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (13.33%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (13.33%) Trend Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) COBIT
7 2 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
7 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
7 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
7 2 (13.33%) OWASP
7 2 (13.33%) Security Management
7 2 (13.33%) Finance
7 2 (13.33%) Intranet
7 2 (13.33%) Internet
7 2 (13.33%) ITIL

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) Internet
2 2 (13.33%) Intranet
2 2 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Architect
1 6 (40.00%) Information Architect
1 6 (40.00%) Information Security Architect
1 6 (40.00%) Security Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Security Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Information Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Security Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Network Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Programme Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Information Security
2 6 (40.00%) Security Architecture
3 5 (33.33%) Information Governance
4 3 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
5 2 (13.33%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) OWASP
5 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Security Management
5 2 (13.33%) Threat Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (6.67%) Information Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) CISSP
2 6 (40.00%) CISM
3 5 (33.33%) CISA
3 5 (33.33%) CISMP
3 5 (33.33%) CLAS
4 3 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (6.67%) CEH
5 1 (6.67%) CREST Certified
5 1 (6.67%) ISSAP
5 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (13.33%) COBIT
2 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (13.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) ArcSight
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco
1 1 (6.67%) Guidewire
1 1 (6.67%) HP
1 1 (6.67%) Intel Security
1 1 (6.67%) Lumension
1 1 (6.67%) Trustwave