The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 104 112 120
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 40 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.25% 0.51% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 0.66% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 7 3
Median daily rate £456 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £475 £455
% change year-on-year
-1.05% +4.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £29.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £40.22 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-26.64% -32.97%
Cybersecurity
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2606 1974 1930
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.23% 78.09% 75.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1550 1153 1000
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 100 114
Median hourly rate £18.00 £31.44 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.74% +4.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.05 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Cybersecurity
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cybersecurity Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Cybersecurity
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Warwickshire +14 17 £450 -10.00%
Birmingham -5 6 £498 +42.14% 8
Worcestershire -1 5 £525 +0.47%
Shropshire - 4 £463 - 1
Coventry - 2 £495 - 1
Herefordshire - 2 £450 - 1
Staffordshire - 1 £450 -
Cybersecurity
England

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 15 (26.79%) Security Cleared
2 14 (25.00%) SIEM
3 12 (21.43%) Windows
4 11 (19.64%) SC Cleared
5 10 (17.86%) Information Security
6 9 (16.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
7 8 (14.29%) Firewall
8 7 (12.50%) Finance
8 7 (12.50%) Oracle
8 7 (12.50%) Unix
8 7 (12.50%) Linux
8 7 (12.50%) Network Security
8 7 (12.50%) Protective Monitoring
8 7 (12.50%) LogRhythm
9 6 (10.71%) Data Protection
9 6 (10.71%) Project Management
9 6 (10.71%) Internet
9 6 (10.71%) TCP/IP
9 6 (10.71%) Management Information System
9 6 (10.71%) Risk Management
10 5 (8.93%) Legal
10 5 (8.93%) Security Architecture
10 5 (8.93%) COBIT
10 5 (8.93%) Security Testing
10 5 (8.93%) High Availability
11 4 (7.14%) ArcSight
11 4 (7.14%) Analytics
11 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (7.14%) Information Governance

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.79%) Documentum
1 1 (1.79%) JBoss
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
2 1 (1.79%) Open Workbench
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) Firewall
1 8 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (12.50%) Network Security
3 6 (10.71%) Internet
3 6 (10.71%) TCP/IP
4 4 (7.14%) HTTP
5 3 (5.36%) DNS
5 3 (5.36%) LAN
5 3 (5.36%) WAN
6 1 (1.79%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (1.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.79%) MySQL
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.79%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.79%) Selenium
General
1 7 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Legal
3 1 (1.79%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.79%) Automotive
3 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (30.36%) Analyst
2 9 (16.07%) Security Engineer
3 8 (14.29%) Security Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) Architect
4 7 (12.50%) Consultant
5 6 (10.71%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Security Architect
5 6 (10.71%) Security Consultant
6 5 (8.93%) Business Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Test Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Project Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Security Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Test Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) IT Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) IT Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) IT Security Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) Programme Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Security Specialist
8 3 (5.36%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) Regular Expression
1 1 (1.79%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.79%) BYOD
4 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.79%) NHS
4 1 (1.79%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.43%) Windows
2 7 (12.50%) Linux
2 7 (12.50%) Unix
3 4 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.79%) Solaris
4 1 (1.79%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) SIEM
2 10 (17.86%) Information Security
3 7 (12.50%) Protective Monitoring
4 6 (10.71%) Data Protection
4 6 (10.71%) Project Management
4 6 (10.71%) Risk Management
5 5 (8.93%) High Availability
5 5 (8.93%) Security Architecture
5 5 (8.93%) Security Testing
6 4 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.14%) Analytics
6 4 (7.14%) Information Governance
6 4 (7.14%) ITIL
6 4 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (5.36%) Change Management
7 3 (5.36%) Ethical Hacking
7 3 (5.36%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (5.36%) Identity Management
7 3 (5.36%) Programme Management
7 3 (5.36%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (1.79%) C
2 1 (1.79%) C++
2 1 (1.79%) Java
2 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (26.79%) Security Cleared
2 11 (19.64%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.14%) Degree
4 3 (5.36%) ISEB
5 2 (3.57%) CCNA
5 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.57%) CISSP
5 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.57%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.79%) CASP
6 1 (1.79%) CCNP
6 1 (1.79%) CEH
6 1 (1.79%) CGEIT
6 1 (1.79%) CRISC
6 1 (1.79%) GCFA
6 1 (1.79%) GCIH
6 1 (1.79%) ISSAP
6 1 (1.79%) MCP
6 1 (1.79%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (8.93%) COBIT
3 4 (7.14%) QA
4 1 (1.79%) COSO
4 1 (1.79%) GPG13
4 1 (1.79%) ISO27005
4 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) QRadar
2 1 (1.79%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.79%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) LogRhythm
1 7 (12.50%) Oracle
2 4 (7.14%) ArcSight
3 3 (5.36%) IBM
3 3 (5.36%) Intel Security
3 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.36%) Splunk
4 2 (3.57%) Cisco
5 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.79%) Citrix
5 1 (1.79%) Crossbeam
5 1 (1.79%) F5
5 1 (1.79%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.79%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (1.79%) Juniper
5 1 (1.79%) Lancope
5 1 (1.79%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.79%) Trend Micro
5 1 (1.79%) VMware
5 1 (1.79%) Wyse
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