Period
to 25 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 25 June 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 82 87
Rank change year-on-year +20 +5 -
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 19 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.83% 0.36% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 0.44% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £613 £395 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +55.06% -24.76% -
10th Percentile £575 £369 £500
90th Percentile £664 £477 £550
East of England median daily rate £550 £425 £550
% change year-on-year +29.41% -22.73% +25.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £51.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +466.67% -
East of England median hourly rate - £36.00 £9.00
% change year-on-year - +300.00% -

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 882 914 982
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 85.05% 81.90% 81.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 439 577
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -9.09% +16.20%
10th Percentile £269 £200 £263
90th Percentile £575 £532 £538
East of England median daily rate £436 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +2.65% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 124 66
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% -33.33% +102.70%
10th Percentile £11.38 £12.50 £9.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £51.25
East of England median hourly rate £17.32 £31.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year -45.02% +16.67% +20.00%

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in Cambridgeshire

Cybersecurity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cybersecurity in Cambridgeshire

Cybersecurity
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 25 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough -2 7 £600 +60.00% 7
Cambridge +5 2 £650 +64.56% 3
Cybersecurity
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 10 (52.63%) C#
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
1 10 (52.63%) OO
1 10 (52.63%) E-Commerce
1 10 (52.63%) Advertising
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (52.63%) TDD
1 10 (52.63%) Google
1 10 (52.63%) Marketing
1 10 (52.63%) Google Analytics
1 10 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (52.63%) BDD
1 10 (52.63%) MongoDB
1 10 (52.63%) NoSQL
1 10 (52.63%) Node.js
1 10 (52.63%) Microservices
1 10 (52.63%) PaaS
1 10 (52.63%) Kafka
1 10 (52.63%) Analytics
1 10 (52.63%) Docker
1 10 (52.63%) .NET Core
2 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
3 5 (26.32%) Retail
4 4 (21.05%) SIEM
4 4 (21.05%) CISSP
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (15.79%) RHCE
5 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
5 3 (15.79%) SSCP

Cybersecurity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 10 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (52.63%) Google Analytics
1 10 (52.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) MongoDB
1 10 (52.63%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.26%) Big Data
General
1 10 (52.63%) Advertising
1 10 (52.63%) Marketing
2 5 (26.32%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Architect
2 10 (52.63%) Digital Architect
2 10 (52.63%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 10 (52.63%) E-Commerce Architect
2 10 (52.63%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
2 10 (52.63%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Application Security Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Firewall Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Security Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Security Operations Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) SIEM Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Web Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Web Applications Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Security Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Security Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
1 10 (52.63%) .NET Core
1 10 (52.63%) Kafka
1 10 (52.63%) Node.js
2 1 (5.26%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
1 3 (15.79%) Cyber Kill Chain
1 3 (15.79%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (52.63%) Analytics
1 10 (52.63%) BDD
1 10 (52.63%) E-Commerce
1 10 (52.63%) Microservices
1 10 (52.63%) OO
1 10 (52.63%) TDD
2 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
3 4 (21.05%) SIEM
4 3 (15.79%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 3 (15.79%) Data Loss Prevention
4 3 (15.79%) Event Correlation
4 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
4 3 (15.79%) Information Management
4 3 (15.79%) Malware Reverse Engineering
4 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
4 3 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (15.79%) Security Management
4 3 (15.79%) Security Operations
4 3 (15.79%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) CISSP
2 3 (15.79%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 3 (15.79%) CCNP
2 3 (15.79%) CCSP
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.79%) CSSLP
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) GCIH
2 3 (15.79%) GCWN
2 3 (15.79%) GIAC
2 3 (15.79%) ISSAP
2 3 (15.79%) ISSEP
2 3 (15.79%) MCSE
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.79%) RHCA
2 3 (15.79%) RHCE
2 3 (15.79%) SANS
2 3 (15.79%) SSCP
3 1 (5.26%) CGEIT
3 1 (5.26%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) GDPR
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Google
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.26%) SAP