Period
to 20 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cyber Defence in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cyber Defence over the 6 months to 20 July 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.

Cyber Defence
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Cyber Defence 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.030% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.092% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Surrey median daily rate £550 - -
South East median daily rate £725 £660 £650
% change year-on-year +9.85% +1.54% +81.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Cyber Defence 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 Surrey with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,082 814 958
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 32.66% 32.10% 36.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 714 526 613
Surrey median daily rate £468 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - +9.68%
10th Percentile £264 £258 £225
90th Percentile £606 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 29 74
Surrey median hourly rate £40.00 £26.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.85% +8.33% +29.73%
10th Percentile £11.60 £13.55 £11.81
90th Percentile £53.00 £47.50 £51.00
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +100.00% -30.00% +51.52%

Cyber Defence
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Defence within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Guildford - 1 £550 - 3
Cyber Defence
South East

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cyber Defence 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Cyber Defence.

1 1 (100.00%) SMS
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information Act
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) IISP
1 1 (100.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

Cyber Defence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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%) SMS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001