Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 109 106
Rank change year-on-year -6 -3 +33
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 27 39 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.03% 1.23% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 1.46% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 21 34
East Midlands median daily rate £444 £450 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.39% -15.09% -
10th Percentile £393 £280 £360
90th Percentile £515 £538 £588
England median daily rate £514 £488 £500
% change year-on-year +5.38% -2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £25.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year +100.00% -25.93% -17.43%

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 2,171 2,672 2,687
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 82.70% 83.95% 82.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,415 1,691 1,704
East Midlands median daily rate £405 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.06% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £275 £235 £225
90th Percentile £550 £550 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 101 75
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.76 £15.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.79% +10.71% -12.50%
10th Percentile £9.52 £10.00 £8.76
90th Percentile £32.63 £47.50 £41.50
England median hourly rate £22.10 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -11.61% +8.70% +4.55%

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 - 7 £401 - 15
Nottinghamshire 0 5 £450 -14.29% 13
Derbyshire - 5 £461 - 4
Cybersecurity
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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%) Analytics
2 7 (25.93%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (18.52%) Information Security
4 5 (18.52%) Cisco
4 5 (18.52%) IaaS
4 5 (18.52%) PaaS
4 5 (18.52%) Public Cloud
4 5 (18.52%) Threat Modelling
4 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (18.52%) GDPR
4 5 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (14.81%) Data Protection
5 4 (14.81%) Degree
5 4 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (14.81%) Internet
5 4 (14.81%) CISSP
5 4 (14.81%) C#
5 4 (14.81%) HTML
5 4 (14.81%) Windows
5 4 (14.81%) Linux
5 4 (14.81%) Law
5 4 (14.81%) CISM
6 3 (11.11%) Firewall
6 3 (11.11%) CISA
6 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.11%) ISSAP
6 3 (11.11%) ISSEP
6 3 (11.11%) ITIL
6 3 (11.11%) JavaScript

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 3 (11.11%) Confluence
2 2 (7.41%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) IaaS
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (18.52%) PaaS
2 2 (7.41%) SaaS
3 1 (3.70%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Internet
2 3 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (3.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Selenium
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (14.81%) Law
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Architect
1 7 (25.93%) Security Architect
2 4 (14.81%) Developer
2 4 (14.81%) Project Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Release Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 2 (7.41%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (7.41%) HTML Developer
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Marketing Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Transition Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Transition Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Database Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Security Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Project Manager
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 5 (18.52%) Public Cloud
2 3 (11.11%) Cloud Native
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) Social Media
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows 10
2 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Analytics
2 7 (25.93%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (18.52%) Information Security
4 5 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (18.52%) Threat Modelling
5 4 (14.81%) Data Protection
6 3 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (11.11%) ITIL
6 3 (11.11%) Security Architecture
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%) Patch Management
7 2 (7.41%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (7.41%) SDLC
7 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
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 4 (14.81%) CISM
1 4 (14.81%) CISSP
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) CISA
2 3 (11.11%) DBS Check
2 3 (11.11%) ISSAP
2 3 (11.11%) ISSEP
2 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
3 2 (7.41%) PMP
3 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Master's Degree
4 1 (3.70%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) GDPR
2 4 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
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
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Cisco
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Cadence
3 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com