The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cybersecurity
South East / Hampshire
Rank 105 106 120
Rank change year-on-year +1 +14  
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 4 23 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.22% 1.06% 0.095%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 1.33% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 2
Median daily rate £700 £500 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -6.97%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £82.50 -
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 Hampshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1454 1733 1731
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 79.98% 79.68% 82.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 882 1173 984
Median daily rate £425 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -2.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 65 87
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.89 £50.00 £42.50
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 Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Cybersecurity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cybersecurity in Hampshire

Cybersecurity
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cybersecurity in Hampshire

Cybersecurity
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Farnborough - 2 £700 -
Basingstoke -3 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £660 - 1
Cybersecurity
South East

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 13 (40.63%) Information Security
1 13 (40.63%) Security Cleared
1 13 (40.63%) SIEM
2 11 (34.38%) SC Cleared
3 10 (31.25%) Splunk
4 9 (28.13%) VMware
5 8 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (25.00%) Intel Security
5 8 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 7 (21.88%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (21.88%) Cyber Defence
6 7 (21.88%) Firewall
7 6 (18.75%) Risk Management
7 6 (18.75%) IaaS
7 6 (18.75%) LogRhythm
8 5 (15.63%) User Stories
8 5 (15.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 5 (15.63%) ArcSight
8 5 (15.63%) McAfee ePO
8 5 (15.63%) Event Correlation
8 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (15.63%) Reference Data
8 5 (15.63%) PCI DSS
8 5 (15.63%) Data Security
8 5 (15.63%) Security Management
9 4 (12.50%) Service Management
9 4 (12.50%) ITIL
9 4 (12.50%) HP
9 4 (12.50%) CheckPoint

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) IaaS
2 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Firewall
2 3 (9.38%) Network Security
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Analyst
1 8 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Architect
2 5 (15.63%) SIEM Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Security Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Lead Security Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Project Leader
4 3 (9.38%) Security Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) SOC Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) SIEM Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Splunk Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) ArcSight Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Commercial Director
6 1 (3.13%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Service Operations Manager
6 1 (3.13%) SIEM Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Subject Matter Expert
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Cyber Defence
2 5 (15.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (15.63%) Reference Data
3 3 (9.38%) CMDB
3 3 (9.38%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (6.25%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Solaris
1 1 (3.13%) Unix
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Information Security
1 13 (40.63%) SIEM
2 8 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 7 (21.88%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (18.75%) Risk Management
5 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (15.63%) Data Security
5 5 (15.63%) Event Correlation
5 5 (15.63%) Security Management
5 5 (15.63%) User Stories
6 4 (12.50%) Data Loss Prevention
6 4 (12.50%) ITIL
6 4 (12.50%) Security Hardening
6 4 (12.50%) Service Management
7 3 (9.38%) Scrum
7 3 (9.38%) Security Architecture
7 3 (9.38%) Security Operations
8 2 (6.25%) Use Case
8 2 (6.25%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Security Cleared
2 11 (34.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (15.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Splunk
2 9 (28.13%) VMware
3 8 (25.00%) Intel Security
4 6 (18.75%) LogRhythm
5 5 (15.63%) ArcSight
6 4 (12.50%) CheckPoint
6 4 (12.50%) HP
6 4 (12.50%) Qualys
7 3 (9.38%) BMC
7 3 (9.38%) CA
7 3 (9.38%) SolarWinds
7 3 (9.38%) Symantec
8 1 (3.13%) Aruba
8 1 (3.13%) Cisco
8 1 (3.13%) Infoblox
8 1 (3.13%) NetScout
8 1 (3.13%) Nokia
8 1 (3.13%) Palo Alto
8 1 (3.13%) Remedy