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 3 months to 30 April 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 / Middlesex
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 19 15
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4  
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 1 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 0.99% 3.18% 4.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 3.70% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 7
Median daily rate - £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.78%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -13.00% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £46.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -10.86% +22.66%  

Cybersecurity is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 89 135 118
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 88.12% 85.99% 76.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 107 69
Median daily rate £425 £410 £387
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +5.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £43.00 £48.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.34% +7.77%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year - +18.03%  

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture