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 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cybersecurity
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 44 41 54
Rank change year-on-year -3 +13  
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 3 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.91% 2.44% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 3.24% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £500 £638 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.56% +67.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £425
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £46.00 -
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 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 280 339 353
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 84.85% 75.17% 75.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 170 211
Median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £226 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £548 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 27 20
Median hourly rate £30.00 £43.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.03% +7.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £46.20 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cybersecurity in Gloucestershire.

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 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
Gloucester -1 1 - - 3
Cybersecurity
South West

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) DV Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) C++
3 5 (62.50%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (50.00%) SAP
4 4 (50.00%) Python
4 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (50.00%) Marketing
4 4 (50.00%) Electronics
4 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 4 (50.00%) Scrum
4 4 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 4 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (50.00%) Big Data
5 3 (37.50%) Apache Pig
5 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
5 3 (37.50%) DevOps
5 3 (37.50%) Java EE
5 3 (37.50%) Spring
5 3 (37.50%) EJB
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (25.00%) J2EE
6 2 (25.00%) C

Cybersecurity
Top Related 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 3 (37.50%) Apache Pig
2 2 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) Confluence
2 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
3 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Big Data
2 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
3 2 (25.00%) Apache Hive
4 1 (12.50%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (12.50%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (25.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 1 (12.50%) EasyMock
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (50.00%) Electronics
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (50.00%) Marketing
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Java Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Java Software Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) J2EE Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Python Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Research Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test and Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) EJB
1 3 (37.50%) Java EE
1 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (25.00%) J2EE
2 2 (25.00%) STL
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Camel
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) JSF
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Wiki
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Android
2 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) CentOS
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) DevOps
5 2 (25.00%) Coaching
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
5 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (25.00%) OO
5 2 (25.00%) OOD
5 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) User Stories
6 1 (12.50%) Computer Security
6 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 1 (12.50%) System Testing
6 1 (12.50%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C++
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) C
4 2 (25.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (25.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat