Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 42 23
Rank change year-on-year +24 -19 -
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 26 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 7.05% 2.22% 2.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.69% 2.48% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 3
Hounslow median daily rate £550 £525 £484
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +8.47% -
10th Percentile £513 £490 £477
90th Percentile £658 £560 £517
West London median daily rate £550 £488 £477
% change year-on-year +12.82% +2.20% +0.42%
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 338 282 196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 91.60% 89.52% 86.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 184 109
Hounslow median daily rate £500 £518 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.38% +21.76% +1.80%
10th Percentile £234 £305 £227
90th Percentile £612 £609 £528
West London median daily rate £450 £461 £420
% change year-on-year -2.44% +9.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 6 11
Hounslow median hourly rate £29.75 £21.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.78% -13.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.88 £8.50
90th Percentile £115.00 £46.99 £71.57
West London median hourly rate £37.50 £23.94 £25.00
% change year-on-year +56.67% -4.26% +12.36%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 0 24 £550 +4.76% 1
Cybersecurity
West London

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 14 (53.85%) Information Security
2 10 (38.46%) CISSP
3 9 (34.62%) EnCE
3 9 (34.62%) SIEM
3 9 (34.62%) FTK
3 9 (34.62%) EnCase
4 8 (30.77%) SANS
4 8 (30.77%) ArcSight
4 8 (30.77%) CRISC
4 8 (30.77%) Computer Forensics
4 8 (30.77%) CISM
5 7 (26.92%) Information Security Management
5 7 (26.92%) Security Management
5 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (26.92%) CCIE
5 7 (26.92%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (26.92%) GSEC
5 7 (26.92%) CISA
5 7 (26.92%) ISACA
5 7 (26.92%) GCED
5 7 (26.92%) E-Discovery
5 7 (26.92%) Hadoop
5 7 (26.92%) Big Data
5 7 (26.92%) Analytics
5 7 (26.92%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 7 (26.92%) Cybercrime
6 6 (23.08%) Splunk
6 6 (23.08%) Legal
7 5 (19.23%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) Apache
1 2 (7.69%) Apache Solr
1 2 (7.69%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Veritas eDiscovery
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Firewall
1 3 (11.54%) Network Security
2 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.85%) Profibus
2 1 (3.85%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) Big Data
1 7 (26.92%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.69%) Apache Hive
2 2 (7.69%) Impala
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) Flink
3 1 (3.85%) HBase
3 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 6 (23.08%) Legal
2 5 (19.23%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Security Specialist
2 6 (23.08%) Cybersecurity Specialist
3 4 (15.38%) Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) ArcSight Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) SIEM Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Threat Hunter
4 3 (11.54%) Validation Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Security Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Big Data Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Big Data Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Data Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Data Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Data Scientist
6 1 (3.85%) Forensic Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Incident Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) SOC Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Kafka
2 3 (11.54%) XML
3 2 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (7.69%) Castor
4 1 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Cybercrime
2 3 (11.54%) Cyberattack
2 3 (11.54%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (7.69%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.85%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Solaris
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Information Security
2 9 (34.62%) SIEM
3 8 (30.77%) Computer Forensics
4 7 (26.92%) Analytics
4 7 (26.92%) E-Discovery
4 7 (26.92%) Information Security Management
4 7 (26.92%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (26.92%) Security Management
5 4 (15.38%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 4 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) Threat Intelligence
6 3 (11.54%) Malware Analysis
6 3 (11.54%) QMS
6 3 (11.54%) Quality Management
6 3 (11.54%) Regulatory Compliance
6 3 (11.54%) Security Monitoring
6 3 (11.54%) Security Operations
6 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.54%) Use Case
6 3 (11.54%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (7.69%) Python
2 2 (7.69%) Scala
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) Perl
3 1 (3.85%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) CISSP
2 9 (34.62%) EnCE
3 8 (30.77%) CISM
3 8 (30.77%) CRISC
3 8 (30.77%) SANS
4 7 (26.92%) CCIE
4 7 (26.92%) CISA
4 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (26.92%) GCED
4 7 (26.92%) GSEC
4 7 (26.92%) ISACA
5 4 (15.38%) GCIH
5 4 (15.38%) GREM
6 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
6 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.85%) CEH
7 1 (3.85%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (11.54%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 3 (11.54%) GMP
2 3 (11.54%) GxP
2 3 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.69%) HDFS
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Flume
2 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) EnCase
1 9 (34.62%) FTK
2 7 (26.92%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 2 (7.69%) Grafana
3 2 (7.69%) Oozie
4 1 (3.85%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) ArcSight
2 6 (23.08%) Splunk
3 2 (7.69%) Cloudera
4 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto
4 1 (3.85%) SAP
4 1 (3.85%) Symantec
4 1 (3.85%) Tableau
4 1 (3.85%) VMware