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 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 43 41
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2  
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 8 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.48% 1.90% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 2.49% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 8
Median daily rate - £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.77%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £70.00 £68.00
% change year-on-year -32.14% +2.94%  

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 256 362 349
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 79.50% 76.53% 77.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 208 232
Median daily rate £350 £413 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +1.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £308 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 14 19
Median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.63% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 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
Tewkesbury - 8 - -
Cybersecurity
South West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) C++
3 6 (54.55%) C
3 6 (54.55%) Embedded C
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 5 (45.45%) Python
4 5 (45.45%) UML
4 5 (45.45%) STL
5 4 (36.36%) Embedded C++
5 4 (36.36%) OO
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) Device Driver
5 4 (36.36%) OOD
5 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
5 4 (36.36%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (36.36%) Yocto
6 3 (27.27%) Open Source
6 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
6 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
6 3 (27.27%) SDLC
6 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
6 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
6 3 (27.27%) C#
7 2 (18.18%) Java
7 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 2 (18.18%) J2EE
7 2 (18.18%) WebLogic

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Pig
1 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Hive
1 2 (18.18%) Big Data
1 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) IDA Disassembler
2 1 (9.09%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (18.18%) Electronics
1 2 (18.18%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) J2EE Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Kernel Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Kernel Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Python Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Research Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) STL
2 4 (36.36%) Yocto
3 2 (18.18%) EJB
3 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
3 2 (18.18%) J2EE
3 2 (18.18%) Java EE
3 2 (18.18%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (36.36%) Device Driver
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Embedded Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Android
2 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) UML
3 4 (36.36%) OO
3 4 (36.36%) OOD
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) Open Source
4 3 (27.27%) SDLC
4 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
4 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
5 2 (18.18%) Coaching
5 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 2 (18.18%) Mobile Development
5 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
5 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) SysML
5 2 (18.18%) User Stories
6 1 (9.09%) Cryptography
6 1 (9.09%) Industrial Design
6 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C++
2 6 (54.55%) C
2 6 (54.55%) Embedded C
3 5 (45.45%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) Embedded C++
5 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
5 3 (27.27%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) Java
6 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 2 (18.18%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) HNC
4 1 (9.09%) HND
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) SAP
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
NCC Group
Rate: Competitive Day Rates
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