Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Cybersecurity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cybersecurity over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cybersecurity
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 97 91
Rank change year-on-year -5 -6 +14
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 28 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.33% 1.22% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 1.47% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 16
Bristol median daily rate £413 £400 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -21.95% +9.63%
10th Percentile £284 £330 £400
90th Percentile £531 £663 £656
South West median daily rate £488 £525 £475
% change year-on-year -7.14% +10.53% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate £50.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

Cybersecurity is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,785 1,628 1,488
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 84.96% 82.47% 85.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,215 1,107 1,069
Bristol median daily rate £413 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.55% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £275 £259 £255
90th Percentile £538 £531 £550
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 47 72
Bristol median hourly rate £41.50 £23.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.43% -8.00% +51.52%
10th Percentile £15.39 £11.90 £12.00
90th Percentile £67.75 £48.50 £46.45
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £35.00 £29.60
% change year-on-year +18.66% +18.24% -22.11%

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Cybersecurity as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in Bristol

Cybersecurity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cybersecurity in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cybersecurity in Bristol

Cybersecurity
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in Bristol over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cybersecurity in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cybersecurity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 8 (28.57%) Finance
1 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.00%) Information Security
2 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (25.00%) ITIL
3 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
4 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
4 5 (17.86%) CISSP
4 5 (17.86%) Network Security
4 5 (17.86%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (14.29%) Spring Boot
5 4 (14.29%) MarkLogic
5 4 (14.29%) Docker
5 4 (14.29%) DevOps
5 4 (14.29%) User Experience
5 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (14.29%) Threat Detection
5 4 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
5 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (14.29%) CentOS
5 4 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (14.29%) Puppet

Cybersecurity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
1 4 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Network Security
2 4 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) MarkLogic
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 4 (14.29%) Maven
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.71%) Retail
4 2 (7.14%) Legal
5 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
5 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) IT Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Business IT Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) IT Business Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Security Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Security Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Compliance Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Security Compliance Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) Spring
1 4 (14.29%) Spring Boot
1 4 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Cyberthreat
1 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) User Experience
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) CentOS
1 4 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Information Security
2 7 (25.00%) ITIL
3 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
4 4 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 4 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
4 4 (14.29%) DevOps
4 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 4 (14.29%) Threat Detection
4 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 3 (10.71%) Decision-Making
5 3 (10.71%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (7.14%) Data Privacy
6 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (7.14%) Project Management
6 2 (7.14%) Security Architecture
6 2 (7.14%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.86%) CISSP
3 3 (10.71%) CISA
3 3 (10.71%) CISM
4 2 (7.14%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (7.14%) Degree
4 2 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) GDPR
2 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 4 (14.29%) Docker
1 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) VMware