Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 134 158
Rank change year-on-year -4 +24 -12
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 24 34 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.69% 0.88% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 1.09% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 34
Hampshire median daily rate £413 £475 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.16% -9.52% -
10th Percentile £313 £263 £406
90th Percentile £644 £588 £621
South East median daily rate £469 £485 £500
% change year-on-year -3.30% -3.10% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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 Hampshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2800 3107 3682
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 79.93% 80.43% 82.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1668 2005 2265
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £240 £250 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £513
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 165 194
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +40.91% +15.79%
10th Percentile £12.24 £12.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £48.98 £56.75 £48.59
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £26.55
% change year-on-year -14.02% +0.75% +51.71%

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in Hampshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cybersecurity in Hampshire

Cybersecurity
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 19 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
Petersfield - 6 £325 -
Southampton +11 5 £405 -1.82% 3
Fareham +4 3 £385 -18.95% 1
Basingstoke -32 2 £625 +19.05%
Farnborough - 2 - -
Fleet +10 1 £400 -
Portsmouth - 1 £385 -
Eastleigh - 1 - - 1
Andover - 1 - -
Cybersecurity
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 10 (41.67%) Firewall
2 8 (33.33%) CISSP
2 8 (33.33%) Information Security
2 8 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 7 (29.17%) Security Operations
3 7 (29.17%) Windows
4 6 (25.00%) Network Security
4 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (20.83%) CSSLP
5 5 (20.83%) CEH
5 5 (20.83%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Attack Monitoring
5 5 (20.83%) Finance
5 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
6 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 4 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (12.50%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (12.50%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 3 (12.50%) Degree
7 3 (12.50%) SIEM
7 3 (12.50%) CCNA
7 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (12.50%) Project Management
7 3 (12.50%) VMware
7 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 3 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) Security Management
8 2 (8.33%) Service Management
8 2 (8.33%) Citrix
8 2 (8.33%) ITIL

Cybersecurity
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP CO
1 1 (4.17%) SAP FI
1 1 (4.17%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (4.17%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) IaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) Firewall
2 6 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (4.17%) Internet
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.17%) NFC
3 1 (4.17%) RFID
3 1 (4.17%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) SMS
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) VoIP
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (4.17%) SAP HANA
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) General Ledger
2 1 (4.17%) Local Government
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Consultant
1 6 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
1 6 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Security Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Security Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Sales Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Coordinator
5 1 (4.17%) Information Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.17%) IT Operations Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) SAP CO Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Bitcoin
2 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.17%) CMDB
2 1 (4.17%) Cyber Defence
2 1 (4.17%) Internet of Things
2 1 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Information Security
1 8 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 7 (29.17%) Security Operations
3 5 (20.83%) Attack Monitoring
3 5 (20.83%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
5 3 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Project Management
5 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 3 (12.50%) SIEM
6 2 (8.33%) Business Development
6 2 (8.33%) Business Forecasting
6 2 (8.33%) Data Loss Prevention
6 2 (8.33%) Innovative Thinking
6 2 (8.33%) ITIL
6 2 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (8.33%) Security Hardening
6 2 (8.33%) Security Management
6 2 (8.33%) Service Management
6 2 (8.33%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) CISSP
2 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (20.83%) CEH
3 5 (20.83%) CSSLP
4 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 3 (12.50%) CCNA
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) Cyber Essentials
1 3 (12.50%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 2 (8.33%) PMO
3 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) VMware
2 2 (8.33%) Citrix
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) ArcSight
3 1 (4.17%) BMC
3 1 (4.17%) CA
3 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco
3 1 (4.17%) Forcepoint
3 1 (4.17%) Google
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) Juniper
3 1 (4.17%) McAfee
3 1 (4.17%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.17%) Splunk
3 1 (4.17%) Symantec
3 1 (4.17%) Tripwire