The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 86 136 123
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -13
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 64 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.18% 0.32% 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 0.40% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 8 0
Median daily rate £475 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £442
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.84 -
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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2434 2510 1837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.93% 80.45% 77.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1601 1759 1144
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 72 55
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.39 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.78% +0.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £10.35 £10.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Cybersecurity
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Cybersecurity Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Cybersecurity
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
West Yorkshire +22 33 £600 +33.33% 12
South Yorkshire - 26 £425 -
Cybersecurity
England

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 28 (34.57%) Finance
2 27 (33.33%) Information Security
3 20 (24.69%) CISSP
3 20 (24.69%) Security Operations
4 17 (20.99%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (18.52%) TOGAF
5 15 (18.52%) Identity Management
5 15 (18.52%) Management Information System
5 15 (18.52%) SIEM
6 14 (17.28%) Risk Management
6 14 (17.28%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (16.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 12 (14.81%) Firewall
8 12 (14.81%) Protective Monitoring
9 11 (13.58%) Security Cleared
9 11 (13.58%) Network Design
9 11 (13.58%) Banking
9 11 (13.58%) Use Case
9 11 (13.58%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (11.11%) Internet
10 9 (11.11%) HTTP
11 8 (9.88%) Nessus
11 8 (9.88%) Nmap
11 8 (9.88%) CESG
11 8 (9.88%) Metasploit
11 8 (9.88%) Anomaly Detection
11 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (9.88%) CRISC
11 8 (9.88%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 7 (8.64%) QRadar

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in 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 3 (3.70%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.23%) CMS
2 1 (1.23%) Drupal
2 1 (1.23%) Joomla!
2 1 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.23%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.23%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.81%) Firewall
2 9 (11.11%) HTTP
2 9 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Metasploit
2 7 (8.64%) JIRA
3 2 (2.47%) JDeveloper
General
1 28 (34.57%) Finance
2 11 (13.58%) Banking
3 3 (3.70%) Law
4 2 (2.47%) Legal
5 1 (1.23%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.23%) Retail
5 1 (1.23%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (32.10%) Analyst
2 22 (27.16%) Architect
2 22 (27.16%) Consultant
3 21 (25.93%) Security Architect
3 21 (25.93%) Security Consultant
4 12 (14.81%) Security Analyst
5 8 (9.88%) Information Security Consultant
6 7 (8.64%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 5 (6.17%) Incident Analyst
7 5 (6.17%) IT Architect
7 5 (6.17%) IT Security Architect
7 5 (6.17%) Security Manager
8 4 (4.94%) Compliance Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Compliance Consultant
8 4 (4.94%) Cybersecurity Manager
8 4 (4.94%) Operations Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Test Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) IT Consultant
9 3 (3.70%) Service Transition Manager
9 3 (3.70%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.70%) J2EE
2 2 (2.47%) XML
3 1 (1.23%) .NET
3 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.23%) CSS
3 1 (1.23%) CSS3
3 1 (1.23%) HTML
3 1 (1.23%) HTML5
3 1 (1.23%) jQuery
3 1 (1.23%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.23%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.52%) Management Information System
2 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.88%) CESG
3 5 (6.17%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.94%) Cyber Attack
5 3 (3.70%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.47%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.23%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.23%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.23%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.23%) Linux
1 1 (1.23%) Unix
1 1 (1.23%) VMS
1 1 (1.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.33%) Information Security
2 20 (24.69%) Security Operations
3 17 (20.99%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (18.52%) Identity Management
4 15 (18.52%) SIEM
4 15 (18.52%) TOGAF
5 14 (17.28%) Risk Management
5 14 (17.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (14.81%) Protective Monitoring
7 11 (13.58%) Enterprise Architecture
7 11 (13.58%) Network Design
7 11 (13.58%) Use Case
8 8 (9.88%) Anomaly Detection
9 7 (8.64%) Security Architecture
9 7 (8.64%) Threat Management
10 5 (6.17%) Coaching
10 5 (6.17%) PRINCE2
10 5 (6.17%) Waterfall
11 4 (4.94%) CRM
11 4 (4.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.17%) Java
2 2 (2.47%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.47%) PHP
2 2 (2.47%) Python
2 2 (2.47%) Ruby
2 2 (2.47%) SQL
3 1 (1.23%) C
3 1 (1.23%) C#
3 1 (1.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (24.69%) CISSP
2 11 (13.58%) Security Cleared
3 8 (9.88%) CRISC
4 7 (8.64%) CESG Certified Professional
4 7 (8.64%) CISM
4 7 (8.64%) SC Cleared
5 5 (6.17%) CCNP
5 5 (6.17%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (6.17%) ISEB
5 5 (6.17%) ISTQB
5 5 (6.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (4.94%) CISA
7 2 (2.47%) Degree
7 2 (2.47%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 8 (9.88%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 8 (9.88%) Nessus
1 8 (9.88%) Nmap
2 7 (8.64%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (8.64%) QRadar
3 6 (7.41%) Oracle Identity Management
4 5 (6.17%) RSA Archer
5 3 (3.70%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.23%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (1.23%) Nagios
6 1 (1.23%) Puppet
6 1 (1.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (8.64%) Intel Security
2 6 (7.41%) Oracle
3 4 (4.94%) Trend Micro
4 3 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.23%) Citrix
5 1 (1.23%) Intel
5 1 (1.23%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.23%) Splunk
5 1 (1.23%) VMware