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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 121 112 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing SIEM 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.12% 0.23% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£449 £380 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £438 £338
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +29.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
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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
1894 1651 1557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 77.50% 74.37% 71.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1302 980 760
Average daily rate £375 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 33 73
Average hourly rate £15.76 £17.25 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.65% -14.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.45 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.20 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 2015. 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 -9 2 £449 +18.09%
South Yorkshire - - - -
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England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (25.00%) LogRhythm
4 2 (25.00%) GIAC
4 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) Back Office
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (25.00%) Nokia
4 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (25.00%) CCNA
4 2 (25.00%) Dell
4 2 (25.00%) CISSP
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (25.00%) CHFI
4 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (25.00%) Cyber Security

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 2 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security Officer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Technician
2 2 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 2 (25.00%) Information Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) IT Security Officer
2 2 (25.00%) Security Officer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (12.50%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Cyber Security
3 2 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Protective Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) GIAC
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) CHFI
2 2 (25.00%) CEH
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) LogRhythm
2 2 (25.00%) Nokia
2 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (25.00%) Dell
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (25.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (12.50%) TippingPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Trustwave
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
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