Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 January 2018 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 > Middlesex
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 33 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 - +34
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 9 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 3.57% 1.61% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.13% 1.96% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Middlesex median daily rate £534 £484 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.23% - -
South East median daily rate £475 £513 £500
% change year-on-year -7.32% +2.50% +3.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Middlesex 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 Middlesex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Middlesex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 218 255 237
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 86.51% 81.99% 82.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 154 122
Middlesex median daily rate £425 £416 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.10% +4.06% -
10th Percentile £300 £275 £271
90th Percentile £530 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 15
Middlesex median hourly rate £32.50 £28.75 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.04% -34.66% +18.12%
10th Percentile £31.25 £19.88 £16.85
90th Percentile £38.75 £38.75 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £23.59 £30.00
% change year-on-year +5.98% -21.37% +62.16%

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in Middlesex

Cybersecurity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cybersecurity in Middlesex

Cybersecurity
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in Middlesex over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cybersecurity in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 5 (55.56%) Security Operations
1 5 (55.56%) Security Monitoring
2 4 (44.44%) Lumension
2 4 (44.44%) Trustwave
2 4 (44.44%) Threat Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (44.44%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (44.44%) McAfee
2 4 (44.44%) SLA
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) PKI
5 1 (11.11%) Facilities Management
5 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
5 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (11.11%) Network Security
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (11.11%) Project Governance
5 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (11.11%) GIAC
5 1 (11.11%) CISM
5 1 (11.11%) CCIE
5 1 (11.11%) CCNP
5 1 (11.11%) CCNA
5 1 (11.11%) CISSP
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification

Cybersecurity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Operations Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Security Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Security Operations Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Project Manager - Cybersecurity
3 2 (22.22%) Security Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Security Officer
4 1 (11.11%) Security Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (22.22%) PKI
3 1 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Security Monitoring
1 5 (55.56%) Security Operations
2 4 (44.44%) Threat Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Facilities Management
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Network Segmentation
4 1 (11.11%) Project Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (11.11%) Threat Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
4 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCFP
1 1 (11.11%) CCIE
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) CISM
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Lumension
1 4 (44.44%) McAfee
1 4 (44.44%) Trustwave
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint