Period
to 22 February 2018

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 22 February 2018 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 353 353 387
Rank change year-on-year 0 +34 -6
Contract jobs citing Cyberattack 12 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.071% 0.039% 0.005%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.13% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 1
South East median daily rate £525 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.25% -5.88% -15.00%
10th Percentile £325 £366 £413
90th Percentile £700 £460 £438
England median daily rate £528 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +17.22% +12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 4,988 4,642 5,622
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 29.65% 29.87% 30.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,935 2,658 3,316
South East median daily rate £403 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £212 £213 £229
90th Percentile £575 £563 £550
England median daily rate £460 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +5.14% +2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 251 314
South East median hourly rate £26.87 £18.50 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.22% -29.52% +59.09%
10th Percentile £10.78 £11.90 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.50 £53.88
England median hourly rate £22.35 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +11.73% - +14.29%

Cyberattack
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Cyberattack as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cyberattack in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cyberattack in the South East

Cyberattack
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cyberattack in the South East over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 22 February 2018. 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 -8 6 £530 +32.50%
Surrey -25 6 £513 -
Berkshire -3 4 £553 +38.13%
Buckinghamshire -29 1 - -
Cyberattack
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, 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 5 (41.67%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (33.33%) Network Security
2 4 (33.33%) SIEM
3 3 (25.00%) Splunk
3 3 (25.00%) Analytics
3 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 3 (25.00%) Validation
3 3 (25.00%) ATM
3 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (25.00%) Malware Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (25.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) Threat Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) EnCase
4 2 (16.67%) Cyber Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) GDPR
4 2 (16.67%) Security Operations
4 2 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security
4 2 (16.67%) IPsec
4 2 (16.67%) Finance

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (33.33%) Network Security
3 3 (25.00%) ATM
4 2 (16.67%) IPsec
5 1 (8.33%) IPv6
5 1 (8.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
General
1 3 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Programme Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Security Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Security Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Security Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) GDPR Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Director
3 1 (8.33%) SaaS Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SaaS Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Security Technical Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Transformation Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Transformation Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
1 2 (16.67%) PKI
1 2 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) SIEM
2 3 (25.00%) Analytics
2 3 (25.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (25.00%) Malware Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) Validation
2 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Cyber Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Open Source
3 2 (16.67%) Process Management
3 2 (16.67%) Security Operations
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) GDPR
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) COBIT
2 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) EnCase
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Forcepoint
2 1 (8.33%) Intel
2 1 (8.33%) LogLogic
2 1 (8.33%) McAfee