Period
to 21 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 21 February 2019 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 47 44 48
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4 +15
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 7 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.49% 0.68% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 0.79% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 6
Southampton median daily rate £550 £450 £593
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% -24.05% +3.04%
10th Percentile £395 £418 £481
90th Percentile £590 £483 £678
Hampshire median daily rate £500 £375 £525
% change year-on-year +33.33% -28.57% -8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 Southampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 384 381 412
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 81.53% 86.00% 79.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 242 262
Southampton median daily rate £444 £408 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.90% -4.12% +18.06%
10th Percentile £300 £305 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £613
Hampshire median daily rate £440 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +10.00% -3.03% +8.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 16 31
Southampton median hourly rate £16.00 £44.56 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.09% +207.29% -43.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £14.72 £10.40
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.02 £41.00
Hampshire median hourly rate £32.94 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +9.79% +9.09% -21.43%

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in Southampton

Cybersecurity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cybersecurity in Southampton

Cybersecurity
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in Southampton over the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cybersecurity in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 5 (71.43%) Information Security
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) Electronics
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) DV Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) CESG Certified Professional
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (42.86%) SAP
3 3 (42.86%) MODAF
3 3 (42.86%) Marketing
3 3 (42.86%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
3 3 (42.86%) CESG
3 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
4 2 (28.57%) Cryptography
4 2 (28.57%) Information Assurance
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) Law
5 1 (14.29%) CISA
5 1 (14.29%) CISM
5 1 (14.29%) CISSP
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification

Cybersecurity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 4 (57.14%) Electronics
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 3 (42.86%) Marketing
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Security Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager - Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) Security Advisor
3 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Security Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) CESG
1 3 (42.86%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (42.86%) MODAF
3 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
3 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
4 2 (28.57%) Cryptography
4 2 (28.57%) Information Assurance
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
5 1 (14.29%) Data Mapping
5 1 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) SABSA
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Threat Modelling
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) DV Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) CESG Certified Professional
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) APMP
4 1 (14.29%) CISA
4 1 (14.29%) CISM
4 1 (14.29%) CISSP
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) GDPR
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP