Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 19 November 2017 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 Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 48 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 - +64
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 12 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.98% 0.91% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 1.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
Cardiff median daily rate £563 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.63% - -
South Wales median daily rate £575 £450 -
% change year-on-year +27.78% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

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 Cardiff with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 525 455 711
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 86.49% 83.18% 81.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 368 591
Cardiff median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £175 £187 £220
90th Percentile £500 £525 £463
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 14
Cardiff median hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £14.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.81% -4.20% +21.43%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.75 £10.05
90th Percentile £35.45 £37.13 £21.05
South Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £18.75 £15.88
% change year-on-year +1.33% +18.11% +9.48%

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in Cardiff

Cybersecurity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cybersecurity in Cardiff

Cybersecurity
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in Cardiff over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cybersecurity in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cybersecurity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 6 (50.00%) CISSP
2 5 (41.67%) Information Security
2 5 (41.67%) CTC Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) NHS
4 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) SAP CO
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile First
5 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (8.33%) Fintech
5 1 (8.33%) IFRS
5 1 (8.33%) Retail
5 1 (8.33%) Spring
5 1 (8.33%) Maven
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Hudson
5 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Big Data
5 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing

Cybersecurity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP CO
1 1 (8.33%) SAP FI
1 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Ant
1 1 (8.33%) Hudson
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) Maven
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Security Specialist
2 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) CISSP Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) CISSP Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SAP CO Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP FI Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Security Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (8.33%) Spring
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (8.33%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Information Security
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile First
3 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) CISSP
2 5 (41.67%) CTC Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (8.33%) IFRS
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) SAP