Period
to 18 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hounslow 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 18 September 2019 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
West London > Hounslow
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 31 35
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4 -4
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 8 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 2.20% 3.51% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.51% 3.90% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 0
Hounslow median daily rate £550 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
West London median daily rate £456 £500 £488
% change year-on-year -8.75% +2.56% +14.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hounslow median hourly rate - - -
West London 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 Hounslow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hounslow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 319 333 214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 87.88% 90.00% 87.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 222 110
Hounslow median daily rate £428 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.76% -3.95%
10th Percentile £289 £226 £248
90th Percentile £597 £625 £557
West London median daily rate £450 £473 £450
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 6
Hounslow median hourly rate £16.30 £26.75 £15.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.07% +72.72% -31.92%
10th Percentile £11.05 £11.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £28.00 £43.80 £114.38
West London median hourly rate £28.00 £37.50 £25.19
% change year-on-year -25.33% +48.90% +25.93%

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Hounslow

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

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in Hounslow

Cybersecurity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cybersecurity in Hounslow

Cybersecurity
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hounslow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in Hounslow over the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cybersecurity in Hounslow

Cybersecurity
Contract Job Locations in Hounslow

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the Hounslow region over the 6 months to 18 September 2019. 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
Brentford -7 8 £550 +13.11% 1
Cybersecurity
West London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Cybersecurity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hounslow region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) RESTful
2 3 (37.50%) REST
2 3 (37.50%) Splunk
2 3 (37.50%) ArcSight
2 3 (37.50%) SIEM
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) API Development
3 2 (25.00%) DevSecOps
3 2 (25.00%) NIST
3 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (25.00%) Profibus
3 2 (25.00%) FortiGate
3 2 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) VLAN
3 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (25.00%) SCADA
3 2 (25.00%) SMTP
3 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) IBM
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) CISSP
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint

Cybersecurity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hounslow 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (25.00%) Profibus
2 2 (25.00%) SMTP
2 2 (25.00%) VLAN
General
1 2 (25.00%) Law
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Military
2 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Python Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Communications Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Internal Communications Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Python Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) REST
1 3 (37.50%) RESTful
2 2 (25.00%) Middleware
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) SCADA
2 1 (12.50%) FMCG
2 1 (12.50%) Photography
2 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps
1 3 (37.50%) Information Security
1 3 (37.50%) SIEM
2 2 (25.00%) API Development
2 2 (25.00%) DevSecOps
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) Network Design
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) API Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Build Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
3 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Strategic Thinking
3 1 (12.50%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 2 (25.00%) NIST
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) ISA Server
1 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) QRadar
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) ArcSight
1 3 (37.50%) Splunk
2 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) Remedy
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) VMware