Period
to 14 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Distributed Denial-of-Service in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Distributed Denial-of-Service over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Distributed Denial-of-Service 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.58% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.79% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 - -
East of England median daily rate £425 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

Distributed Denial-of-Service is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 392 429 329
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 32.50% 30.15% 29.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 225 174
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £435 £351 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.93% -1.13% -4.05%
10th Percentile £281 £193 £115
90th Percentile £588 £513 £488
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +12.50% +9.59% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 45 23
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.25 £32.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.77% -18.75% +70.21%
10th Percentile £15.30 £13.25 £14.45
90th Percentile £52.00 £49.25 £45.35
East of England median hourly rate £19.00 £19.19 £31.00
% change year-on-year -0.99% -38.10% +37.08%

Distributed Denial-of-Service
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Distributed Denial-of-Service as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Distributed Denial-of-Service in Cambridgeshire

Distributed Denial-of-Service
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Distributed Denial-of-Service in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Distributed Denial-of-Service in Cambridgeshire

Distributed Denial-of-Service
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 Distributed Denial-of-Service within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 14 November 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
Cambridge - 5 £425 - 1
Distributed Denial-of-Service
East of England

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Distributed Denial-of-Service 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 Distributed Denial-of-Service.

1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) DDoS Mitigation
3 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 2 (28.57%) OpenVPN
4 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) Nmap
4 2 (28.57%) IPFIX
4 2 (28.57%) GISP
4 2 (28.57%) OSCP
4 2 (28.57%) GIAC
5 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (14.29%) GDPR
5 1 (14.29%) Threat Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) Runbook
5 1 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (14.29%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
5 1 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act

Distributed Denial-of-Service
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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) IPFIX
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) OpenVPN
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Service Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security Incident Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Security Incident Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
1 1 (14.29%) OAuth
1 1 (14.29%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Cyber Defence
1 1 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (14.29%) Internet of Things
1 1 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) DDoS Mitigation
2 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Data Privacy
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Runbook
4 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
1 2 (28.57%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) GIAC
1 2 (28.57%) GISP
1 2 (28.57%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Nmap