Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 12 December 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 29 38
Rank change year-on-year -10 +9 +11
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 4 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.15% 1.39% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 1.84% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Slough median daily rate £525 £625 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.00% +35.87% -
10th Percentile £503 £588 £445
90th Percentile £868 £683 £484
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £525 £423
% change year-on-year -9.52% +24.26% -24.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire 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 Slough with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 281 217 254
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 80.52% 75.61% 82.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 148 165
Slough median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% -0.68%
10th Percentile £215 £298 £235
90th Percentile £572 £575 £513
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 9
Slough median hourly rate £16.25 £41.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.37% +141.18% -2.86%
10th Percentile £12.45 £40.50 £8.50
90th Percentile £20.30 £41.50 £40.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £14.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +48.28% -21.62% -27.55%

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in Slough

Cybersecurity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cybersecurity in Slough

Cybersecurity
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in Slough over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cybersecurity in Slough

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cybersecurity 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 Slough region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 1 (25.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Lean Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment

Cybersecurity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Information Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Chief Security Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Cyber Defence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Lean Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CISM
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Emergency Response Teams