Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 121 122
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1 +6
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 26 8 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.95% 0.34% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.41% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 8 20
Surrey median daily rate £456 £455 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.22% -9.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £300 £397 £213
90th Percentile £603 £564 £554
South East median daily rate £469 £485 £500
% change year-on-year -3.30% -3.10% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 Surrey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2283 1944 2224
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 83.47% 83.65% 80.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1631 1288 1355
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £281
90th Percentile £580 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 83 51
Surrey median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -15.38% +8.33%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.55 £12.70
90th Percentile £48.75 £45.07 £52.17
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £26.55
% change year-on-year -14.02% +0.75% +51.71%

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Sunbury-on-Thames -9 13 £484 -7.81%
Staines - 9 £300 -
Guildford -6 1 £385 -8.88% 3
Cybersecurity
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 7 (26.92%) SLA
2 6 (23.08%) Scrum
2 6 (23.08%) Information Security
2 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
3 5 (19.23%) VoIP
3 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
3 5 (19.23%) Firewall
3 5 (19.23%) Coaching
3 5 (19.23%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (15.38%) HTTP
4 4 (15.38%) ITIL
4 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 4 (15.38%) CCIE
4 4 (15.38%) CCNP
4 4 (15.38%) CCNA
4 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (15.38%) PMP
4 4 (15.38%) Network Security
4 4 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 3 (11.54%) Trend Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Symantec
5 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (11.54%) FireEye
5 3 (11.54%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (11.54%) Threat Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Security Monitoring

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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Firewall
1 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
1 5 (19.23%) VoIP
2 4 (15.38%) HTTP
2 4 (15.38%) Network Security
3 1 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Burp Suite
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Legal
1 1 (3.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Security Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Business Analyst
4 6 (23.08%) Scrum Master
5 4 (15.38%) Architect
5 4 (15.38%) Security Architect
5 4 (15.38%) Security Solutions Architect
5 4 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Network Security Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Security Manager
8 1 (3.85%) Compliance Manager
8 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (3.85%) Network Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Operations Manager
8 1 (3.85%) Risk Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Risk Manager
8 1 (3.85%) Security Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) Security Project Manager
8 1 (3.85%) Security Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) CSS
1 1 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (23.08%) Information Security
1 6 (23.08%) Scrum
2 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
2 5 (19.23%) Coaching
2 5 (19.23%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (15.38%) ITIL
3 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 4 (15.38%) TOGAF
4 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Security Monitoring
4 3 (11.54%) Threat Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Business Process Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (7.69%) Security Operations
5 2 (7.69%) SIEM
5 2 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) CCIE
1 4 (15.38%) CCNA
1 4 (15.38%) CCNP
1 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (15.38%) PMP
2 2 (7.69%) CISM
2 2 (7.69%) CISSP
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) BC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) CRISC
3 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (3.85%) logstash
2 1 (3.85%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) FireEye
1 3 (11.54%) Symantec
2 1 (3.85%) AlienVault
2 1 (3.85%) Qualys
2 1 (3.85%) Splunk