Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 18 October 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 115 114
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1 +29
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 27 30 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.99% 0.97% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 1.15% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 33
East Midlands median daily rate £419 £425 £535
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.47% -20.56% +5.94%
10th Percentile £364 £363 £359
90th Percentile £581 £538 £608
England median daily rate £500 £488 £500
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +17.65% +30.77% -19.18%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,229 2,616 2,695
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 81.47% 84.80% 82.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,448 1,653 1,745
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £275 £250 £262
90th Percentile £538 £550 £575
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 104 61
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.08% +5.36% -13.04%
10th Percentile £10.03 £9.65 £8.76
90th Percentile £43.63 £51.00 £42.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.66 £22.50
% change year-on-year -14.84% +9.60% +3.85%

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Cybersecurity as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in the East Midlands

Cybersecurity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cybersecurity in the East Midlands

Cybersecurity
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cybersecurity in the East Midlands

Cybersecurity
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 October 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
Leicestershire - 10 £407 - 14
Nottinghamshire +13 8 £450 -14.29% 9
Cybersecurity
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 9 (33.33%) Information Security
1 9 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (25.93%) Analytics
2 7 (25.93%) CISM
2 7 (25.93%) CISSP
3 6 (22.22%) CISA
3 6 (22.22%) Security Architecture
3 6 (22.22%) Degree
3 6 (22.22%) ISSAP
3 6 (22.22%) ISSEP
3 6 (22.22%) GDPR
4 5 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (18.52%) Data Protection
5 4 (14.81%) C#
5 4 (14.81%) HTML
5 4 (14.81%) Windows
5 4 (14.81%) Firewall
5 4 (14.81%) Information Security Management
5 4 (14.81%) Security Management
5 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
5 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
5 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.11%) Mathematics
6 3 (11.11%) QA
6 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 3 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (11.11%) Master's Degree
6 3 (11.11%) SANS

Cybersecurity
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (7.41%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) SaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Firewall
2 2 (7.41%) Internet
2 2 (7.41%) Network Security
3 1 (3.70%) LAN
3 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
1 1 (3.70%) Selenium
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (7.41%) Law
1 2 (7.41%) Marketing
1 2 (7.41%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Architect
1 5 (18.52%) Security Architect
2 4 (14.81%) Developer
2 4 (14.81%) Project Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 2 (7.41%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (7.41%) HTML Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Information Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Information Security Architect
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Marketing Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Security Advisor
4 2 (7.41%) Security Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Transition Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Transition Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) IT Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) HTML
2 2 (7.41%) CSS
2 2 (7.41%) CSS3
2 2 (7.41%) DOM
2 2 (7.41%) HTML5
2 2 (7.41%) jQuery
2 2 (7.41%) LESS
2 2 (7.41%) Sass
2 2 (7.41%) Underscore.js
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (7.41%) Social Media
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows 10
2 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Information Security
2 7 (25.93%) Analytics
3 6 (22.22%) Security Architecture
4 5 (18.52%) Data Protection
4 5 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.81%) Information Security Management
5 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
5 4 (14.81%) Security Management
6 3 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (11.11%) Mathematics
6 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.41%) B2B Marketing
7 2 (7.41%) Cross-Platform Development
7 2 (7.41%) DevOps
7 2 (7.41%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
7 2 (7.41%) Front End Development
7 2 (7.41%) IT Strategy
7 2 (7.41%) Patch Management
7 2 (7.41%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) C#
2 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) CISM
1 7 (25.93%) CISSP
2 6 (22.22%) CISA
2 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 6 (22.22%) ISSAP
2 6 (22.22%) ISSEP
3 3 (11.11%) DBS Check
3 3 (11.11%) Master's Degree
3 3 (11.11%) SANS
3 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) ISEB
4 2 (7.41%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
4 2 (7.41%) PMP
4 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) CCNA
5 1 (3.70%) CCNP
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (22.22%) GDPR
3 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 3 (11.11%) QA
4 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (3.70%) Cadence
2 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco
2 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com