The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cybersecurity
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 61 59 58
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 7 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.02% 1.17% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 1.47% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 2
Median daily rate £455 £463 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.62% -5.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £390 £458
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £535 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £488 £468
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £46.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year
-23.91% -12.38%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
561 543 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 81.66% 79.50% 80.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 400 396
Median daily rate £400 £365 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -14.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 12
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.50 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £10.50 £11.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £44.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Cybersecurity
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 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
Swindon 0 3 £325 -35.00%
Salisbury - 2 £458 -
Cybersecurity
South West

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 19 (63.33%) Information Security
2 18 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 11 (36.67%) SC Cleared
4 11 (36.67%) CISSP
5 9 (30.00%) Data Security
5 9 (30.00%) VMware
5 9 (30.00%) Intel Security
5 9 (30.00%) Reference Data
5 9 (30.00%) McAfee ePO
5 9 (30.00%) Splunk
5 9 (30.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 9 (30.00%) Cyber Defence
6 8 (26.67%) Finance
7 7 (23.33%) CISA
7 7 (23.33%) CISM
7 7 (23.33%) ITIL
7 7 (23.33%) Incident Management
8 6 (20.00%) Security Architecture
8 6 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (13.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 4 (13.33%) Security Operations
9 4 (13.33%) Security Monitoring
9 4 (13.33%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (13.33%) Network Security
9 4 (13.33%) Degree
10 3 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
10 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
10 3 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 4 (13.33%) Network Security
2 3 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (3.33%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Metasploit
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Analyst
2 11 (36.67%) Security Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) CISSP Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Architect
4 5 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Security Architect
5 4 (13.33%) SOC Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Business Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Penetration Tester
6 3 (10.00%) Tester
7 2 (6.67%) Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Coordinator
7 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Information Security Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Programme Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (6.67%) Security Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Cyber Defence
1 9 (30.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 9 (30.00%) Reference Data
2 4 (13.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.67%) CESG
5 1 (3.33%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (3.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Kali Linux
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Information Security
2 9 (30.00%) Data Security
3 7 (23.33%) Incident Management
3 7 (23.33%) ITIL
4 6 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 6 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (13.33%) Security Monitoring
5 4 (13.33%) Security Operations
5 4 (13.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) Data Management
6 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) Data Privacy
7 2 (6.67%) Project Management
7 2 (6.67%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (36.67%) CISSP
2 11 (36.67%) SC Cleared
3 7 (23.33%) CISA
3 7 (23.33%) CISM
4 4 (13.33%) Degree
5 3 (10.00%) SANS
6 2 (6.67%) CEH
6 2 (6.67%) CHECK Team Leader
6 2 (6.67%) CREST Certified
6 2 (6.67%) OSCP
7 1 (3.33%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (40.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (6.67%) Nessus
3 1 (3.33%) Nmap
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Intel Security
1 9 (30.00%) Splunk
1 9 (30.00%) VMware