Period
to 9 December 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cyberattack in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cyberattack over the 6 months to 9 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Cyberattack
England > London
6 months to
9 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 549 377 541
Rank change year-on-year -172 +164 +74
Contract jobs citing Cyberattack 30 11 14
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.079% 0.067% 0.041%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.19% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 5 12
10th Percentile £394 £410 £445
25th Percentile £419 £425 £513
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £725 £625 £588
Median % change year-on-year +16.00% +6.38% -2.08%
75th Percentile £744 £725 £734
90th Percentile £775 £733 £950
England median daily rate £650 £625 £525
% change year-on-year +4.00% +19.05% -4.55%

Cyberattack is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 12,723 5,933 10,665
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 33.32% 36.26% 31.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,416 4,274 7,633
10th Percentile £364 £313 £305
25th Percentile £475 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% - -
75th Percentile £688 £650 £625
90th Percentile £775 £750 £710
England median daily rate £525 £480 £475
% change year-on-year +9.38% +1.05% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 82 138
10th Percentile £16.34 £12.84 £12.44
25th Percentile £23.00 £23.00 £15.70
Median hourly rate £35.88 £29.37 £21.25
Median % change year-on-year +22.17% +38.21% -5.05%
75th Percentile £53.75 £39.39 £38.83
90th Percentile £69.55 £48.65 £52.50
England median hourly rate £24.44 £27.63 £20.50
% change year-on-year -11.56% +34.78% +2.50%

Cyberattack
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Cyberattack as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Cyberattack in London

Cyberattack
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Cyberattack in London.

Daily rate trend for Cyberattack in London

Cyberattack
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Cyberattack in London over the 6 months to 9 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Cyberattack in London

Cyberattack
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cyberattack within the London region over the 6 months to 9 December 2021. 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
Central London - 3 £725 - 1
Cyberattack
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Cyberattack 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 London region with a requirement for Cyberattack.

1 17 (56.67%) Information Security
2 16 (53.33%) Social Skills
3 15 (50.00%) Use Case
3 15 (50.00%) Finance
4 14 (46.67%) Java
4 14 (46.67%) Runbook
5 13 (43.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (40.00%) Mentoring
7 11 (36.67%) GCP
7 11 (36.67%) Software Delivery
7 11 (36.67%) Product Roadmap
7 11 (36.67%) Architecture Governance
7 11 (36.67%) Product Strategy
7 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
7 11 (36.67%) Oracle
7 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
7 11 (36.67%) Oracle Workflow
7 11 (36.67%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (36.67%) SAN
7 11 (36.67%) Identity Management
7 11 (36.67%) Workflow
7 11 (36.67%) Banking
7 11 (36.67%) Data Protection Act
7 11 (36.67%) Data Protection
7 11 (36.67%) Data Integration
7 11 (36.67%) NAS
8 8 (26.67%) Web Services
8 8 (26.67%) Azure
8 8 (26.67%) AWS

Cyberattack
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 11 (36.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (36.67%) GCP
2 8 (26.67%) AWS
2 8 (26.67%) Azure
2 8 (26.67%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) NAS
1 11 (36.67%) SAN
2 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) PostgreSQL
1 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (53.33%) Social Skills
2 15 (50.00%) Finance
3 11 (36.67%) Banking
4 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.67%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Architect
2 11 (36.67%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (30.00%) Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Security Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Information Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Security Manager
5 3 (10.00%) SOC Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Programme Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Incident Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Operations Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Security Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Security Operations Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) SOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Information Security
2 15 (50.00%) Use Case
3 14 (46.67%) Runbook
4 13 (43.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (40.00%) Mentoring
6 11 (36.67%) Architecture Governance
6 11 (36.67%) Data Integration
6 11 (36.67%) Data Protection
6 11 (36.67%) Identity Management
6 11 (36.67%) Product Roadmap
6 11 (36.67%) Product Strategy
6 11 (36.67%) Software Delivery
6 11 (36.67%) Workflow
7 8 (26.67%) SIEM
8 7 (23.33%) Security Operations
9 6 (20.00%) Risk Management
10 4 (13.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
10 4 (13.33%) Threat Intelligence
11 3 (10.00%) Due Diligence
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) Java
2 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.00%) C#
3 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) CCNA
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (10.00%) GIAC
1 3 (10.00%) OSCP
2 2 (6.67%) CISM
2 2 (6.67%) CISSP
3 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.33%) CEH
3 1 (3.33%) CRISC
3 1 (3.33%) GCFA
3 1 (3.33%) GCFE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) GRC
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) QRadar
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (3.33%) EnCase
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) LogRhythm
3 5 (16.67%) Splunk
4 3 (10.00%) Darktrace
5 1 (3.33%) Carbon Black
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft