The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 43 43 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.27% 0.47% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 0.59% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate £500 £488 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -
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
Wiltshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
312 337 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 79.39% 79.67% 75.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 253 182
Average daily rate £388 £475 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £325 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 6
Average hourly rate £10.50 £22.69 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.72% -5.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) CISSP
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) SIEM
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) Threat Management
3 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (14.29%) SABSA
4 1 (14.29%) CLAS
4 1 (14.29%) SANS
4 1 (14.29%) CRISC
4 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) HMG Infosec
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
4 1 (14.29%) CEH
4 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (14.29%) COBIT
4 1 (14.29%) CESG
4 1 (14.29%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) CISM

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Security Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Security Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) CLAS Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Security Designer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) CESG
2 1 (14.29%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
1 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
1 2 (28.57%) SIEM
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (28.57%) Threat Management
1 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
1 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) SABSA
2 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CISSP
2 1 (14.29%) CEH
2 1 (14.29%) CISM
2 1 (14.29%) CLAS
2 1 (14.29%) CRISC
2 1 (14.29%) GIAC
2 1 (14.29%) SANS
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) COBIT
1 1 (14.29%) HMG Infosec
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) F5
1 1 (14.29%) Intel
1 1 (14.29%) Juniper