The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 28 June 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
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 34 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 -  
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 3.27% 0.45% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.90% 0.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £425 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.52% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -7.50% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £70.00 £68.00
% change year-on-year -32.14% +2.94%  

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 Northampton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Northampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 205 200 149
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 83.67% 90.50% 69.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 151 109
Median daily rate £420 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £325 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Median hourly rate £10.50 £11.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.69% -44.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £82.80 £17.30 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton 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 Northampton

Cybersecurity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cybersecurity in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 9 (69.23%) Banking
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
4 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
4 5 (38.46%) CISSP
4 5 (38.46%) CISM
5 4 (30.77%) Information Security
5 4 (30.77%) PMO
6 3 (23.08%) Threat Modelling
6 3 (23.08%) CRISC
6 3 (23.08%) Analytics
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (23.08%) Wealth Management
6 3 (23.08%) CISA
6 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (15.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
7 2 (15.38%) Information Management
7 2 (15.38%) UX Design
7 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
7 2 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (15.38%) Dependency Management
7 2 (15.38%) User Experience
7 2 (15.38%) Infographics
7 2 (15.38%) Attack Monitoring
7 2 (15.38%) Wireframes
8 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills

Cybersecurity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (69.23%) Banking
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Security Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Security Risk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Fraud Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) PMO Manager
4 1 (7.69%) PMO Planner
4 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Cybercrime
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
3 4 (30.77%) Information Security
4 3 (23.08%) Analytics
4 3 (23.08%) Threat Modelling
4 3 (23.08%) Wealth Management
5 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
5 2 (15.38%) Attack Monitoring
5 2 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (15.38%) Dependency Management
5 2 (15.38%) Infographics
5 2 (15.38%) Information Management
5 2 (15.38%) UX Design
5 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
5 2 (15.38%) Wireframes
6 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) IT Governance
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) CISM
1 5 (38.46%) CISSP
2 3 (23.08%) CISA
2 3 (23.08%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) F5
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft