Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 21 November 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 34 83
Rank change year-on-year -64 +49 +3
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 18 59 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.03% 4.63% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 5.44% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 42 16
Milton Keynes median daily rate £588 £516 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.80% +18.00% +2.94%
10th Percentile £473 £403 £255
90th Percentile £796 £550 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £550 £524 £444
% change year-on-year +5.01% +18.03% +34.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1461 1084 1559
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 83.30% 85.09% 80.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 764 635 846
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £416 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.73% +7.92% +10.00%
10th Percentile £263 £242 £250
90th Percentile £529 £550 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £408 £375
% change year-on-year -1.84% +8.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 33 37
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.50% +23.08%
10th Percentile £8.79 £9.00 £9.40
90th Percentile £24.70 £38.75 £25.05
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year +10.00% -7.69% +27.45%

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in Milton Keynes

Cybersecurity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cybersecurity in Milton Keynes

Cybersecurity
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cybersecurity in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 10 (55.56%) Risk Assessment
1 10 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (50.00%) Information Security
3 8 (44.44%) Risk Management
4 7 (38.89%) CESG
5 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
5 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
5 5 (27.78%) Security Architecture
6 4 (22.22%) Firewall
6 4 (22.22%) Information Security Management
6 4 (22.22%) Security Management
6 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 4 (22.22%) ISMS
6 4 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Security Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (22.22%) Patch Management
6 4 (22.22%) Security Patching
7 3 (16.67%) CLAS
7 3 (16.67%) SANS
7 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 3 (16.67%) OWASP
7 3 (16.67%) Information Assurance
7 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
7 3 (16.67%) Legal
7 3 (16.67%) GIAC
7 3 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) CISSP
8 2 (11.11%) Middleware

Cybersecurity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (11.11%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Big Data
1 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
1 2 (11.11%) Impala
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (16.67%) Legal
2 2 (11.11%) Electronics
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Consultant
2 8 (44.44%) Security Consultant
3 6 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 5 (27.78%) Architect
5 4 (22.22%) Security Architect
6 3 (16.67%) Security Advisor
7 2 (11.11%) Big Data Engineer
7 2 (11.11%) Data Engineer
8 1 (5.56%) Business Manager
8 1 (5.56%) Business Project Manager
8 1 (5.56%) CISSP Architect
8 1 (5.56%) CISSP Consultant
8 1 (5.56%) CLAS Architect
8 1 (5.56%) CLAS Consultant
8 1 (5.56%) CLAS Security Consultant
8 1 (5.56%) GDPR Business Analyst
8 1 (5.56%) GDPR Project Manager
8 1 (5.56%) Hadoop Engineer
8 1 (5.56%) Information Security Architect
8 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Kafka
1 2 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) CESG
2 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Risk Assessment
2 9 (50.00%) Information Security
3 8 (44.44%) Risk Management
4 5 (27.78%) Security Architecture
5 4 (22.22%) Information Security Management
5 4 (22.22%) ISMS
5 4 (22.22%) Patch Management
5 4 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Security Management
5 4 (22.22%) Security Patching
5 4 (22.22%) Security Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Information Assurance
6 3 (16.67%) OWASP
6 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
7 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (11.11%) Machine Learning
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) CISSP
2 3 (16.67%) CLAS
2 3 (16.67%) GIAC
2 3 (16.67%) SANS
3 2 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (5.56%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (5.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) SAP
1 2 (11.11%) Talend
2 1 (5.56%) Brocade
2 1 (5.56%) Symantec