The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Cybersecurity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 92 84
Rank change year-on-year +15 -8  
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 13 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.06% 0.24% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 0.29% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 6
Median daily rate £475 £300 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +58.16% -42.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £284 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £420 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -6.00% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £70.00 £68.00
% change year-on-year -32.14% +2.94%  

Cybersecurity is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1054 1049 1019
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 85.62% 84.26% 78.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 735 700 581
Median daily rate £435 £430 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.16% +4.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 53 23
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £21.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £52.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in Surrey

Cybersecurity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cybersecurity in Surrey

Cybersecurity
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in Surrey over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cybersecurity in Surrey

Cybersecurity
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 Cybersecurity within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sunbury-on-Thames - 6 £487 -
Staines +11 3 - -
Guildford - 1 £385 - 2
Cybersecurity
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cybersecurity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 13 (56.52%) Information Security
2 9 (39.13%) PMP
2 9 (39.13%) Business Analysis
3 8 (34.78%) SIEM
3 8 (34.78%) SLA
3 8 (34.78%) PRINCE2
4 7 (30.43%) CISSP
4 7 (30.43%) CISM
5 6 (26.09%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (21.74%) Firewall
7 4 (17.39%) Business Process Mapping
7 4 (17.39%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (17.39%) Business Process Analysis
7 4 (17.39%) ITIL
7 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
7 4 (17.39%) Finance
7 4 (17.39%) Legal
7 4 (17.39%) BPR
7 4 (17.39%) Project Management
8 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
8 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (13.04%) Scenario Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Cyber Attack
8 3 (13.04%) Test Planning
8 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 3 (13.04%) CRISC
8 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
8 3 (13.04%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (13.04%) ISMS

Cybersecurity
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) Apache
1 1 (4.35%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) Network Security
3 1 (4.35%) DMZ
3 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.35%) HTTP
3 1 (4.35%) HTTPS
3 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.35%) LAN
3 1 (4.35%) Modbus
3 1 (4.35%) Profibus
3 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) VoIP
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Big Data
1 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
1 4 (17.39%) Legal
2 1 (4.35%) Law
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Publishing
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Analyst
1 10 (43.48%) Business Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Security Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Security Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Security Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Risk Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Risk Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Risk Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Security Risk Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Business Information Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Compliance Manager
6 1 (4.35%) IT Security Officer
6 1 (4.35%) Security Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Security Officer
6 1 (4.35%) Security Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Security Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (8.70%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Cyberthreat
1 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.04%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.35%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (4.35%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.35%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Smart Energy
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Information Security
2 9 (39.13%) Business Analysis
3 8 (34.78%) PRINCE2
3 8 (34.78%) SIEM
4 6 (26.09%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) BPR
5 4 (17.39%) Business Process Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) Business Process Mapping
5 4 (17.39%) ITIL
5 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) ISMS
6 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
6 3 (13.04%) Scenario Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.04%) Test Planning
6 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
6 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) C
1 2 (8.70%) C++
1 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
1 2 (8.70%) Python
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) PMP
2 7 (30.43%) CISM
2 7 (30.43%) CISSP
3 3 (13.04%) CRISC
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.35%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) SLA
2 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 3 (13.04%) PCI DSS
3 2 (8.70%) HIPAA
3 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (4.35%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (4.35%) QA
4 1 (4.35%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) ISA Server
2 1 (4.35%) Snort
2 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Kibana
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Intel
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco
2 1 (4.35%) IBM
2 1 (4.35%) Remedy
2 1 (4.35%) Splunk