The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 99 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 17 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.84% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
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
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1669 1475 1208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.14% 83.71% 77.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1139 1037 736
Average daily rate £400 £378 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 29 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £21.24
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £11.90 £12.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £36.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Cybersecurity
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
Leeds - 17 £450 - 15
Cybersecurity
Yorkshire

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 16 (42.11%) CISSP
2 15 (39.47%) Security Management
2 15 (39.47%) Security Operations
3 13 (34.21%) Information Assurance
3 13 (34.21%) Information Security
4 12 (31.58%) Information Governance
5 11 (28.95%) Legal
6 10 (26.32%) CESG
6 10 (26.32%) Protective Monitoring
7 9 (23.68%) SABSA
7 9 (23.68%) TOGAF
7 9 (23.68%) Enterprise Architecture
7 9 (23.68%) Risk Management
8 7 (18.42%) Finance
8 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (18.42%) CLAS
9 6 (15.79%) Security Architecture
9 6 (15.79%) Migration
9 6 (15.79%) Management Information System
10 5 (13.16%) Identity Management
10 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
10 5 (13.16%) NHS
10 5 (13.16%) Security Operations Centre
11 4 (10.53%) Front End Development
11 4 (10.53%) HTML5
11 4 (10.53%) AngularJS
11 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
11 4 (10.53%) Network Security
11 4 (10.53%) HTML
11 4 (10.53%) CSS

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.63%) Node.js
1 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Network Security
2 2 (5.26%) VPN
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (2.63%) DNS
3 1 (2.63%) Firewall
3 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.63%) Telepresence
3 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) Big Data
General
1 11 (28.95%) Legal
2 7 (18.42%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Law
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Architect
2 8 (21.05%) Security Specialist
3 7 (18.42%) Security Architect
4 5 (13.16%) Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (7.89%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Security Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Digital Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Digital Technical Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Digital Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Technical Architect
7 2 (5.26%) SIEM Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.26%) Vulnerability Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) AngularJS
1 4 (10.53%) CSS
1 4 (10.53%) HTML
1 4 (10.53%) HTML5
2 3 (7.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.63%) jQuery
3 1 (2.63%) lodash
3 1 (2.63%) Middleware
3 1 (2.63%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) CESG
2 6 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 5 (13.16%) NHS
3 5 (13.16%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) MVS
1 1 (2.63%) Unix
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
1 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Security Management
1 15 (39.47%) Security Operations
2 13 (34.21%) Information Assurance
2 13 (34.21%) Information Security
3 12 (31.58%) Information Governance
4 10 (26.32%) Protective Monitoring
5 9 (23.68%) Enterprise Architecture
5 9 (23.68%) Risk Management
5 9 (23.68%) SABSA
5 9 (23.68%) TOGAF
6 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (15.79%) Migration
7 6 (15.79%) Security Architecture
8 5 (13.16%) Identity Management
9 4 (10.53%) Front End Development
9 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
10 2 (5.26%) Computer Security
10 2 (5.26%) Line Management
10 2 (5.26%) SIEM
10 2 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.63%) Java
2 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) CISSP
2 7 (18.42%) CLAS
3 2 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (2.63%) MCITP
4 1 (2.63%) MCSE
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Cisco
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
2 1 (2.63%) Symantec