Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 89 79
Rank change year-on-year -10 -10 +26
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 22 22 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.10% 1.22% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.47% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 19
Bristol median daily rate £413 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.50% -9.09% +17.65%
10th Percentile £283 £330 £410
90th Percentile £508 £663 £653
South West median daily rate £450 £563 £450
% change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate £50.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year -5.26% - -

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 1,684 1,501 1,505
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 83.86% 83.11% 84.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,132 1,007 1,089
Bristol median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £275 £256 £252
90th Percentile £538 £538 £550
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 41 71
Bristol median hourly rate £42.50 £31.00 £29.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.10% +4.73% +7.64%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.38 £12.00
90th Percentile £68.75 £50.00 £46.00
South West median hourly rate £41.85 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +8.69% +10.00% -5.41%

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 22 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cybersecurity in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (36.36%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) ITIL
2 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
2 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
3 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
4 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
4 5 (22.73%) Network Security
4 5 (22.73%) Information Security
4 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (18.18%) Threat Detection
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Deployment
5 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (18.18%) CentOS
5 4 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
5 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
5 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (18.18%) Puppet
5 4 (18.18%) MarkLogic
5 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
5 4 (18.18%) Docker
5 4 (18.18%) DevOps
5 4 (18.18%) User Experience
5 4 (18.18%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (18.18%) Spring Boot
5 4 (18.18%) Asset Management
5 4 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (18.18%) Spring

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 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (18.18%) AWS CloudFormation
1 4 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Network Security
2 4 (18.18%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) MarkLogic
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
1 4 (18.18%) Maven
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Business Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) IT Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Business IT Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) IT Business Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Security Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Spring
1 4 (18.18%) Spring Boot
1 4 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (18.18%) User Experience
3 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
4 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) CentOS
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ITIL
2 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) Information Security
4 4 (18.18%) Asset Management
4 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (18.18%) Continuous Deployment
4 4 (18.18%) DevOps
4 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (18.18%) Threat Detection
5 3 (13.64%) Decision-Making
5 3 (13.64%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Cryptography
7 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (4.55%) Information Assurance
7 1 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
1 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) CISSP
3 2 (9.09%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) ISEB
4 1 (4.55%) CISA
4 1 (4.55%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 4 (18.18%) Docker
1 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) VMware