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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cybersecurity
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 81 89 96
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 17 25 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.18% 1.26% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 1.52% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 0
Median daily rate £450 £450 -
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 West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1208 1648 1428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.89% 83.36% 82.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 783 1104 1013
Median daily rate £405 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 43 23
Median hourly rate £14.00 £19.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.20% +21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £12.34 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £45.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 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
Leeds -11 9 £450 - 3
Castleford - 1 - -
Halifax - 1 - -
Pudsey - 1 £625 -
Cybersecurity
Yorkshire

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 15 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (38.89%) Information Security
3 13 (36.11%) Management Information System
4 11 (30.56%) Incident Management
4 11 (30.56%) ISMS
4 11 (30.56%) Security Management
4 11 (30.56%) Information Security Management
4 11 (30.56%) Business Continuity
5 9 (25.00%) Network Security
6 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (19.44%) PCI DSS
7 7 (19.44%) Data Security
7 7 (19.44%) Risk Management
7 7 (19.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
8 5 (13.89%) Project Management
8 5 (13.89%) Finance
8 5 (13.89%) BYOD
8 5 (13.89%) Database Security
9 4 (11.11%) Threat Management
9 4 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (11.11%) CISSP
9 4 (11.11%) QA
10 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
10 3 (8.33%) Banking
10 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
10 3 (8.33%) Java
10 3 (8.33%) SOAP
10 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (8.33%) Service Management

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (2.78%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) GitHub
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) Network Security
2 2 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Big Data
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) FitNesse
1 2 (5.56%) JUnit
1 2 (5.56%) NUnit
1 2 (5.56%) Selenium
2 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.78%) Hudson
2 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.78%) Maven
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Law
4 1 (2.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Architect
2 13 (36.11%) Security Architect
2 13 (36.11%) Security Manager
3 11 (30.56%) Security Assurance Manager
4 6 (16.67%) Security Technical Architect
4 6 (16.67%) Technical Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Security Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Coordinator
7 2 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Network Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Network Security Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Network Technical Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Project Coordinator
8 1 (2.78%) Developer in Test
8 1 (2.78%) Graduate Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Graduate Security Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Graduate Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) SOAP
2 2 (5.56%) Apache CXF
2 2 (5.56%) REST
2 2 (5.56%) Web Services
2 2 (5.56%) XML
3 1 (2.78%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) J2EE
3 1 (2.78%) OAuth
3 1 (2.78%) OpenID
3 1 (2.78%) SailPoint
3 1 (2.78%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Management Information System
2 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (13.89%) BYOD
4 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.78%) CESG
5 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) AIX
1 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Information Security
2 11 (30.56%) Business Continuity
2 11 (30.56%) Incident Management
2 11 (30.56%) Information Security Management
2 11 (30.56%) ISMS
2 11 (30.56%) Security Management
3 7 (19.44%) Data Security
3 7 (19.44%) Risk Management
4 5 (13.89%) Database Security
4 5 (13.89%) Project Management
5 4 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (11.11%) Threat Management
6 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) Security Operations
6 3 (8.33%) Service Management
6 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.56%) Service Design
7 2 (5.56%) User Stories
7 2 (5.56%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) CISSP
3 2 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (5.56%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) CCNP
4 1 (2.78%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (2.78%) CISA
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.78%) CISM
4 1 (2.78%) CRISC
4 1 (2.78%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (19.44%) PCI DSS
2 7 (19.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (11.11%) QA
4 2 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (2.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) NDS
1 1 (2.78%) NetIQ eDirectory
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) vRealize
2 1 (2.78%) OpenAM
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle
1 2 (5.56%) VMware
2 1 (2.78%) CA
2 1 (2.78%) IBM
2 1 (2.78%) Novell
2 1 (2.78%) Sun
2 1 (2.78%) Sybase