Period
to 26 May 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cyberattack in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cyberattack over the 6 months to 26 May 2020 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.

Cyberattack
England > South East
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 237 346 375
Rank change year-on-year +109 +29 -29
Contract jobs citing Cyberattack 1 6 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.014% 0.041% 0.036%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.046% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 5
Median daily rate - £425 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -39.29% +69.70%
England median daily rate £490 £463 £530
% change year-on-year +6.00% -12.74% +30.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £35.00 -

Cyberattack 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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,181 4,450 5,192
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 30.17% 30.30% 30.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,208 2,629 2,965
Median daily rate £425 £443 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.95% +4.12% +6.25%
10th Percentile £185 £258 £228
90th Percentile £588 £600 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £468
% change year-on-year - +1.50% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 231 253
Median hourly rate £31.00 £18.19 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.42% -33.85% +64.18%
10th Percentile £13.07 £11.85 £10.23
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.50 £52.70
Median hourly rate £27.18 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +29.40% -4.55% +10.29%

Cyberattack
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Cyberattack as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Cyberattack in the South East

Cyberattack
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Cyberattack in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Cyberattack in the South East

Cyberattack
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cyberattack within the South East region over the 6 months to 26 May 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +60 1 - -
Berkshire +57 1 - -
Cyberattack
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Cyberattack 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 South East region with a requirement for Cyberattack.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) DMZ
1 1 (100.00%) Micro Focus
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) GIAC
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium

Cyberattack
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (100.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DMZ
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Cyberthreat Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Cyberthreat Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Organization
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Threat Management
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) GIAC
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) OSCE
1 1 (100.00%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) NIST
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP ALM
1 1 (100.00%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Black Duck
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Micro Focus
1 1 (100.00%) Qualys
1 1 (100.00%) Sonatype