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 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
England / Yorkshire
Rank 97 101 122
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +21
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 26 32 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.20% 1.12% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 1.37% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 0
Median daily rate £475 £463 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% -
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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1795 2330 1970
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.95% 81.75% 80.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1180 1513 1368
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £284 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 75 40
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £15.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% +23.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.66 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £45.00 £55.00
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 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 18 January 2017.

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 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
West Yorkshire +8 17 £450 - 3
South Yorkshire +2 11 £475 -
Cybersecurity
England

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 21 (29.17%) SIEM
1 21 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (26.39%) Information Security
3 18 (25.00%) Finance
4 16 (22.22%) Firewall
5 15 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (18.06%) Management Information System
6 13 (18.06%) Use Case
7 12 (16.67%) Incident Management
8 11 (15.28%) ISMS
8 11 (15.28%) Business Continuity
8 11 (15.28%) Intrusion Detection
8 11 (15.28%) Security Management
8 11 (15.28%) Information Security Management
9 10 (13.89%) Anomaly Detection
9 10 (13.89%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 10 (13.89%) HTTP
9 10 (13.89%) Banking
10 9 (12.50%) Network Security
11 8 (11.11%) Data Security
11 8 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (9.72%) Risk Management
12 7 (9.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 7 (9.72%) Internet
12 7 (9.72%) PCI DSS
12 7 (9.72%) Threat Modelling
12 7 (9.72%) Cyber Attack
13 6 (8.33%) Project Management
14 5 (6.94%) CISSP

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 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) GitHub
1 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.22%) Firewall
2 11 (15.28%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (13.89%) HTTP
4 9 (12.50%) Network Security
5 7 (9.72%) Internet
6 1 (1.39%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.78%) Big Data
2 1 (1.39%) MySQL
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Metasploit
2 2 (2.78%) FitNesse
2 2 (2.78%) JUnit
2 2 (2.78%) NUnit
2 2 (2.78%) Selenium
3 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.39%) Hudson
3 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.39%) JIRA
3 1 (1.39%) Maven
General
1 18 (25.00%) Finance
2 10 (13.89%) Banking
3 4 (5.56%) Retail
4 2 (2.78%) Military
5 1 (1.39%) Advertising
5 1 (1.39%) Law
5 1 (1.39%) Legal
5 1 (1.39%) Marketing
5 1 (1.39%) Publishing
5 1 (1.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (31.94%) Analyst
2 14 (19.44%) Architect
2 14 (19.44%) Security Analyst
3 13 (18.06%) Security Architect
3 13 (18.06%) Security Manager
4 11 (15.28%) Security Assurance Manager
5 9 (12.50%) Consultant
6 8 (11.11%) Security Consultant
7 7 (9.72%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 6 (8.33%) Security Technical Architect
8 6 (8.33%) Technical Architect
9 5 (6.94%) Cybersecurity Consultant
10 4 (5.56%) Finance Manager
10 4 (5.56%) Forensic Analyst
10 4 (5.56%) Incident Analyst
10 4 (5.56%) Information Security Consultant
10 4 (5.56%) Risk Consultant
10 4 (5.56%) Senior Manager
10 4 (5.56%) Senior Test Manager
10 4 (5.56%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.17%) SOAP
2 2 (2.78%) Apache CXF
2 2 (2.78%) REST
2 2 (2.78%) Web Services
2 2 (2.78%) XML
3 1 (1.39%) HTML
3 1 (1.39%) J2EE
3 1 (1.39%) OAuth
3 1 (1.39%) OpenID
3 1 (1.39%) SailPoint
3 1 (1.39%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (18.06%) Management Information System
3 7 (9.72%) Cyber Attack
4 5 (6.94%) BYOD
5 3 (4.17%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.78%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.39%) CESG
7 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.39%) NHS
7 1 (1.39%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.39%) Social Media
7 1 (1.39%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.39%) AIX
1 1 (1.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.17%) SIEM
2 19 (26.39%) Information Security
3 13 (18.06%) Use Case
4 12 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 11 (15.28%) Business Continuity
5 11 (15.28%) Information Security Management
5 11 (15.28%) ISMS
5 11 (15.28%) Security Management
6 10 (13.89%) Anomaly Detection
7 8 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (11.11%) Data Security
7 8 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (9.72%) Risk Management
8 7 (9.72%) Threat Modelling
9 6 (8.33%) Project Management
10 5 (6.94%) Database Security
10 5 (6.94%) Test Strategy
10 5 (6.94%) Threat Detection
10 5 (6.94%) Threat Management
11 4 (5.56%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.17%) Java
2 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) CISSP
1 5 (6.94%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (1.39%) CCNP
3 1 (1.39%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (1.39%) CISA
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.39%) CISM
3 1 (1.39%) CRISC
3 1 (1.39%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) GCIH
3 1 (1.39%) GIAC
3 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (9.72%) PCI DSS
2 7 (9.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (5.56%) QA
4 2 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (1.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) NDS
1 1 (1.39%) NetIQ eDirectory
1 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (13.89%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 5 (6.94%) Computer Incident Response Team
3 3 (4.17%) Nessus
3 3 (4.17%) Nmap
3 3 (4.17%) QRadar
4 2 (2.78%) vRealize
5 1 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.39%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.39%) OpenAM
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (2.78%) Oracle
1 2 (2.78%) VMware
2 1 (1.39%) CA
2 1 (1.39%) IBM
2 1 (1.39%) Intel Security
2 1 (1.39%) Novell
2 1 (1.39%) Sun
2 1 (1.39%) Sybase