Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 20 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 West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 54 73
Rank change year-on-year +1 +19 +2
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 7 27 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.07% 2.95% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 3.72% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 18 12
Gloucestershire median daily rate £485 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.86% +2.78% -
10th Percentile £450 £303 £421
90th Percentile £529 £656 £475
South West median daily rate £505 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +6.32% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £42.50 - -
South West median hourly rate £42.50 - £41.50

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 535 725 775
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 81.43% 79.32% 77.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 425 473
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £233 £215 £213
90th Percentile £555 £550 £503
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 67 41
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £31.00 £38.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.42% -8.43% +15.28%
10th Percentile £10.50 £13.20 £26.25
90th Percentile £56.23 £46.60 £54.90
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.89
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.99% +49.56%

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in Gloucestershire

Cybersecurity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cybersecurity in Gloucestershire

Cybersecurity
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in Gloucestershire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cybersecurity in Gloucestershire

Cybersecurity
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Cybersecurity in Gloucestershire

Cybersecurity
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Tewkesbury - 3 - - 4
Gloucester -3 1 - - 5
Cybersecurity
South West

For the 6 months to 20 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) Network Security
1 3 (42.86%) Security Architecture
1 3 (42.86%) SIEM
2 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (28.57%) Server Hardening
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (28.57%) SaaS
2 2 (28.57%) Data Security
2 2 (28.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (28.57%) SAML
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) LDAP
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) HNC
3 1 (14.29%) HND
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
3 1 (14.29%) PKI

Cybersecurity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) LDAP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Design Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Kernel Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Kernel Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Training Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Training Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) SAML
2 1 (14.29%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
2 1 (14.29%) e-Learning
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Security Architecture
1 3 (42.86%) SIEM
2 2 (28.57%) Data Security
2 2 (28.57%) Server Hardening
3 1 (14.29%) Behavioural Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (14.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) SysML
3 1 (14.29%) Threat Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (14.29%) HNC
2 1 (14.29%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Network Intrusion Detection System