The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cybersecurity
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 10 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 1 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.00% 8.51% 6.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.33% 10.81% 10.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Median daily rate £225 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £468
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £52.50
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 Worcestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
30 37 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 60.00% 78.72% 63.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 28 39
Median daily rate £350 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 12
Median hourly rate £26.75 £37.50 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.66% -28.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

Cybersecurity
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Malvern -4 1 £225 -50.00%
Cybersecurity
West Midlands

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 8 (80.00%) SIEM
3 7 (70.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 7 (70.00%) LogRhythm
4 4 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) QA
4 4 (40.00%) High Availability
5 3 (30.00%) Project Management
6 2 (20.00%) Aerospace
6 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance
6 2 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (10.00%) Open Source
7 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (10.00%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (10.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (10.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Legal
7 1 (10.00%) Information Security
7 1 (10.00%) Degree
7 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
7 1 (10.00%) Firewall
7 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
7 1 (10.00%) HTTP
7 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (20.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Security Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Security Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) SIEM Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) SIEM
2 7 (70.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 4 (40.00%) High Availability
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance
6 1 (10.00%) Information Security
6 1 (10.00%) Open Source
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (80.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (10.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) LogRhythm
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft