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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cybersecurity
England / East Midlands
Rank 93 96 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 -  
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.47% 0.062% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.077% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £538 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.41% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £425
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £46.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -21.73% +2.22%  

Cybersecurity is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1200 1300 1246
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 80.38% 80.30% 77.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 742 804 708
Median daily rate £380 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 29 42
Median hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.81% +71.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £43.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 5 £538 - 3
Nottinghamshire +4 1 - - 2
Cybersecurity
England

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 14 (58.33%) Banking
2 9 (37.50%) Finance
3 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (25.00%) PMO
4 6 (25.00%) Information Security
5 5 (20.83%) Firewall
6 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 3 (12.50%) Internet
7 3 (12.50%) ITIL
7 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
7 3 (12.50%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (8.33%) API Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Email Filtering
8 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (8.33%) MuleSoft
8 2 (8.33%) SoapUI
8 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
8 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
8 2 (8.33%) Pega
8 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
8 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) Selenium
8 2 (8.33%) Project Planning
8 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
8 2 (8.33%) ERP
8 2 (8.33%) Java

Cybersecurity
Top Related 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 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Project
1 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Firewall
2 3 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) Network Security
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Selenium
1 2 (8.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (58.33%) Banking
2 9 (37.50%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Banking Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Banking Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Banking Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Digital Architect
4 2 (8.33%) IT Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) IT Security Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Lead Security Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Security Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Security Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.17%) C++ GUI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) J2EE
1 1 (4.17%) OpenGL
1 1 (4.17%) Qt
1 1 (4.17%) Qt Quick
1 1 (4.17%) SOAP
1 1 (4.17%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (4.17%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (4.17%) Cybercrime
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Android
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (25.00%) Information Security
3 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 2 (8.33%) API Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Email Filtering
5 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) ERP
5 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 2 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (4.17%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (4.17%) Feasibility Study
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) C++
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) CISA
2 1 (4.17%) CISM
2 1 (4.17%) CISSP
2 1 (4.17%) CRISC
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
1 2 (8.33%) Forcepoint
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.33%) MuleSoft
1 2 (8.33%) Pega
1 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (8.33%) Sophos
2 1 (4.17%) F5