Period
to 10 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Distributed Denial-of-Service in contract job vacancies advertised in Slough. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Distributed Denial-of-Service over the 6 months to 10 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 - 48
Rank change year-on-year - +48 +9
Contract jobs citing Distributed Denial-of-Service 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.35% - 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.01% - 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Slough median daily rate £325 - £465
10th Percentile £313 - £458
90th Percentile £338 - £473
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £425 £458
% change year-on-year -11.76% -7.10% +7.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

Distributed Denial-of-Service is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 99 92 168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 34.98% 30.07% 33.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 46 96
Slough median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £260 £238 £247
90th Percentile £530 £475 £523
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Slough median hourly rate - £19.63 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -8.72% +100.00%
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.99 £21.00 £18.43
% change year-on-year -19.10% +13.96% -0.39%

Distributed Denial-of-Service
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings citing Distributed Denial-of-Service as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for Distributed Denial-of-Service in Slough

For the 6 months to 10 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Distributed Denial-of-Service 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 Slough region with a requirement for Distributed Denial-of-Service.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Intel
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 1 (100.00%) Snort
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) LogLogic
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre

Distributed Denial-of-Service
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 1 (100.00%) Intel
1 1 (100.00%) LogLogic
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee