The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cybersecurity
UK / Wales
Rank 45 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 20 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.17% - 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.95% - 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £41.75 £52.50
% change year-on-year
-16.16% -20.47%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
506 501 496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 80.32% 83.92% 74.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 372 306
Median daily rate £400 £335 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 17
Median hourly rate £32.50 £47.29 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.27% +110.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £14.14 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £49.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Wales region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Cybersecurity
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Wales region.

Cybersecurity Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Cybersecurity
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the Wales region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales - 18 £400 - 1
Cybersecurity
UK

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Wales region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 11 (35.48%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (32.26%) Finance
3 9 (29.03%) Java
3 9 (29.03%) CISSP
4 8 (25.81%) Static Code Analysis
4 8 (25.81%) Social Engineering
4 8 (25.81%) Static Program Analysis
4 8 (25.81%) Fuzz Testing
4 8 (25.81%) Linux
4 8 (25.81%) Security Architecture
4 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (25.81%) Ethical Hacking
4 8 (25.81%) CEH
5 7 (22.58%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (22.58%) OWASP
5 7 (22.58%) Python
5 7 (22.58%) Algorithms
5 7 (22.58%) CREST Certified
6 6 (19.35%) Fintech
6 6 (19.35%) Secure Coding
6 6 (19.35%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (19.35%) Mobile First
6 6 (19.35%) Web Services
6 6 (19.35%) Information Security
6 6 (19.35%) Information Assurance
6 6 (19.35%) PCI DSS
6 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
6 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
6 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (16.13%) Management Information System

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (35.48%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (9.68%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (9.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (9.68%) VPN
2 3 (9.68%) WLAN
3 1 (3.23%) Internet
3 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) VoIP
3 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) Ant
2 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.23%) Hudson
2 1 (3.23%) Maven
2 1 (3.23%) Selenium
2 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Electronics
2 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.45%) Marketing
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Consultant
1 9 (29.03%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 9 (29.03%) Security Consultant
2 6 (19.35%) Project Manager
3 5 (16.13%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Security Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Security Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Security Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Security Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 2 (6.45%) IT Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Security Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Security Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.45%) SOC Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Algorithms
2 6 (19.35%) Fintech
3 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
4 4 (12.90%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (9.68%) PKI
6 2 (6.45%) Cyber Defence
6 2 (6.45%) Virtual Team
7 1 (3.23%) CMDB
7 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (25.81%) Ethical Hacking
1 8 (25.81%) Fuzz Testing
1 8 (25.81%) Security Architecture
1 8 (25.81%) Social Engineering
1 8 (25.81%) Static Code Analysis
1 8 (25.81%) Static Program Analysis
2 7 (22.58%) OWASP
2 7 (22.58%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (19.35%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (19.35%) Information Assurance
3 6 (19.35%) Information Security
3 6 (19.35%) Mobile First
3 6 (19.35%) Secure Coding
4 4 (12.90%) Security Operations
4 4 (12.90%) Security Testing
4 4 (12.90%) SIEM
4 4 (12.90%) Supplier Management
5 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) Java
2 7 (22.58%) Python
3 1 (3.23%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) CISSP
2 8 (25.81%) CEH
3 7 (22.58%) CREST Certified
4 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
4 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) PCI DSS
2 4 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (6.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Nessus
1 3 (9.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 3 (9.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.23%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (3.23%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Avaya
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco
3 3 (9.68%) Blue Coat
3 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
3 3 (9.68%) F5
3 3 (9.68%) Intel Security
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.68%) Proofpoint
3 3 (9.68%) SAP
3 3 (9.68%) ScanSafe
3 3 (9.68%) Sourcefire
3 3 (9.68%) Splunk
3 3 (9.68%) Symantec
4 1 (3.23%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
NHS Wales Informatics Service
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago