The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 28 40 47
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 8 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.53% 0.28% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.27% 0.35% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £501 £469 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.71% -21.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £469 £540
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £469 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £440
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 £52.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-82.93% +102.88%
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
245 283 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 77.53% 80.17% 81.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 206 283
Median daily rate £420 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £316 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £563 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 7
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.19 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.23% -10.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon region citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) CISSP
3 5 (38.46%) CISM
3 5 (38.46%) GIAC
3 5 (38.46%) CEH
4 4 (30.77%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (30.77%) Security Operations
4 4 (30.77%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (23.08%) Network Security
5 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Security Architecture
6 2 (15.38%) Network Architecture
6 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
6 2 (15.38%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) Identity Management
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) Juniper
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco
6 2 (15.38%) Threat Management
6 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
6 2 (15.38%) SIEM
6 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (7.69%) CRISC
7 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto
7 1 (7.69%) SABSA
7 1 (7.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (7.69%) SANS
7 1 (7.69%) Intel
7 1 (7.69%) Windows

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 3 (23.08%) Network Security
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) BGP
3 1 (7.69%) OSPF
General
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Operations Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Security Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Security Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) SOC Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Security Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Security Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Cyberthreat
1 4 (30.77%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Security Operations
2 2 (15.38%) Identity Management
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Network Architecture
2 2 (15.38%) Security Architecture
2 2 (15.38%) SIEM
2 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (15.38%) Threat Management
2 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
2 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (7.69%) Budget Control
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) SABSA
3 1 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) CISSP
2 5 (38.46%) CEH
2 5 (38.46%) CISM
2 5 (38.46%) GIAC
3 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) CRISC
4 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) COBIT
1 1 (7.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco
1 2 (15.38%) Juniper
2 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
2 1 (7.69%) F5
2 1 (7.69%) Intel
2 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto