The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 121 114 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing SIEM 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.11% 0.044% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.059% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
SIEM
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
2034 1692 1723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 76.64% 74.60% 72.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1344 1022 859
Average daily rate £375 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 50 69
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.25 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.24% -17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £10.46 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SIEM across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SIEM
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SIEM Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SIEM
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -8 3 - - 3
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SIEM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SIEM.

1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) LogRhythm
3 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (40.00%) Cyber Security
3 2 (40.00%) Nokia
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) Back Office
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) CHFI
3 2 (40.00%) Application Packaging

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SIEM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SIEM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (40.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Technician
1 2 (40.00%) Support Technician
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security Officer
1 2 (40.00%) IT Security Officer
1 2 (40.00%) Security Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (20.00%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (40.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) CHFI
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) LogRhythm
2 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (40.00%) Nokia
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Dell
2 2 (40.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (20.00%) TippingPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec