Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 17 November 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 18 35
Rank change year-on-year 0 +17 +36
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 64 61 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 7.32% 7.41% 4.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.64% 8.82% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 29 34
South Yorkshire median daily rate £625 £550 £449
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% +22.56% -8.88%
10th Percentile £431 £421 £383
90th Percentile £650 £591 £546
Yorkshire median daily rate £550 £498 £478
% change year-on-year +10.55% +4.19% +3.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 741 692 975
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 84.78% 84.08% 81.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 387 657
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% - +9.68%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £263
90th Percentile £573 £600 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 14 37
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £22.91 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.72% +1.83% +62.16%
10th Percentile £9.31 £13.15 £11.86
90th Percentile £33.00 £46.43 £48.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.69% +1.72%

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in South Yorkshire

Cybersecurity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cybersecurity in South Yorkshire

Cybersecurity
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cybersecurity in South Yorkshire

Cybersecurity
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
Sheffield +1 61 £625 +13.64% 7
Cybersecurity
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 32 (50.00%) Finance
2 21 (32.81%) Threat Modelling
3 19 (29.69%) Change Management
4 18 (28.13%) Financial Institution
5 16 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 13 (20.31%) Cyberthreat
6 13 (20.31%) SC Cleared
6 13 (20.31%) Security Cleared
7 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (15.63%) Banking
8 9 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (14.06%) Security Operations
9 8 (12.50%) SIEM
9 8 (12.50%) Security Architecture
10 7 (10.94%) Internet
10 7 (10.94%) Threat Intelligence
11 6 (9.38%) Programme Delivery
11 6 (9.38%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
11 6 (9.38%) Data Centre
11 6 (9.38%) PKI
12 5 (7.81%) Investment Banking
12 5 (7.81%) Tomcat
12 5 (7.81%) Workflow
12 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (7.81%) Cyber Intelligence
13 4 (6.25%) Data Loss Prevention
13 4 (6.25%) Elastic Stack
13 4 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
13 4 (6.25%) Splunk
13 4 (6.25%) SSL

Cybersecurity
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 5 (7.81%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.94%) Internet
2 4 (6.25%) SSH
2 4 (6.25%) SSL
3 1 (1.56%) Firewall
3 1 (1.56%) LAN
3 1 (1.56%) Multicast
3 1 (1.56%) NAS
3 1 (1.56%) Network Security
3 1 (1.56%) SAN
3 1 (1.56%) WAN
3 1 (1.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.56%) OLAP
1 1 (1.56%) OLAP Cube
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (1.56%) Power BI
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 32 (50.00%) Finance
2 18 (28.13%) Financial Institution
3 10 (15.63%) Banking
4 5 (7.81%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) Consultant
1 17 (26.56%) Security Consultant
2 14 (21.88%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 12 (18.75%) Analyst
4 10 (15.63%) Architect
5 8 (12.50%) Security Architect
6 7 (10.94%) Lead Security Consultant
7 6 (9.38%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 5 (7.81%) Business Analyst
8 5 (7.81%) Security Analyst
8 5 (7.81%) Security Manager
9 4 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Architect
9 4 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Manager
9 4 (6.25%) Lead Architect
9 4 (6.25%) Lead Security Architect
9 4 (6.25%) Project Manager
10 3 (4.69%) Information Assurance Architect
10 3 (4.69%) Information Assurance Leader
10 3 (4.69%) Information Security Architect
10 3 (4.69%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (1.56%) MDX
2 1 (1.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.38%) PKI
3 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.56%) Cyberattack
4 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.56%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.56%) iSeries
4 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.56%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.69%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) Linux
2 1 (1.56%) Solaris
2 1 (1.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.81%) Threat Modelling
2 19 (29.69%) Change Management
3 16 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (14.06%) Security Operations
5 9 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (12.50%) Security Architecture
6 8 (12.50%) SIEM
7 7 (10.94%) Threat Intelligence
8 6 (9.38%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 6 (9.38%) Programme Delivery
9 5 (7.81%) Cyber Intelligence
9 5 (7.81%) Workflow
10 4 (6.25%) Information Security
10 4 (6.25%) Investment Management
10 4 (6.25%) Manual Testing
10 4 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (6.25%) Project Management
10 4 (6.25%) Project Planning
10 4 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.69%) SQL
2 2 (3.13%) Python
3 1 (1.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (20.31%) SC Cleared
1 13 (20.31%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.69%) CISSP
3 2 (3.13%) Degree
3 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.56%) CISA
4 1 (1.56%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) PMO
2 1 (1.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.56%) GDPR
2 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.56%) KVM
1 1 (1.56%) NFS
1 1 (1.56%) SRDF
1 1 (1.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) CASB
1 1 (1.56%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.56%) QRadar
1 1 (1.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (6.25%) Oracle
1 4 (6.25%) Splunk
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.56%) ArcSight
3 1 (1.56%) CA
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco
3 1 (1.56%) Delphix
3 1 (1.56%) EMC
3 1 (1.56%) Intel
3 1 (1.56%) McAfee
3 1 (1.56%) NetApp
3 1 (1.56%) Symantec
3 1 (1.56%) Veritas
3 1 (1.56%) VMware