Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 119 127
Rank change year-on-year +18 +8 -3
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 60 26 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.85% 0.93% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 1.09% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 28 8
Surrey median daily rate £500 £456 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.65% +0.22% -9.00%
10th Percentile £395 £300 £397
90th Percentile £660 £603 £564
South East median daily rate £500 £467 £485
% change year-on-year +7.07% -3.71% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £51.00 - -

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 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 2,860 2,375 1,992
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 88.22% 85.03% 85.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,045 1,695 1,315
Surrey median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £256
90th Percentile £603 £578 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 65 84
Surrey median hourly rate £40.50 £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.00% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £14.88 £13.70 £11.76
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.75 £45.06
South East median hourly rate £28.50 £23.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year +23.91% -6.12% +2.08%

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 16 November 2018.

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 16 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
Guildford -1 23 £450 +16.88% 16
Staines -13 6 £538 +79.17%
Woking - 4 £404 - 3
Redhill - 3 £650 -
Sunbury-on-Thames -22 1 - -
Camberley - 1 £513 -
Cybersecurity
South East

For the 6 months to 16 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 19 (31.67%) JavaScript
3 19 (31.67%) SC Cleared
4 18 (30.00%) HTML
5 16 (26.67%) Finance
6 15 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 14 (23.33%) Git (software)
8 13 (21.67%) gulp
8 13 (21.67%) Degree
9 12 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 11 (18.33%) Java
10 11 (18.33%) Security Operations
10 11 (18.33%) Big Data
11 10 (16.67%) User Experience
11 10 (16.67%) CISSP
12 9 (15.00%) CISM
12 9 (15.00%) Network Security
12 9 (15.00%) Spring
12 9 (15.00%) Maven
12 9 (15.00%) Docker
12 9 (15.00%) React
12 9 (15.00%) Front End Development
12 9 (15.00%) Security Architecture
13 8 (13.33%) SIEM
13 8 (13.33%) Hadoop
13 8 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
13 8 (13.33%) Threat Detection
13 8 (13.33%) GDPR
13 8 (13.33%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 6 (10.00%) Confluence
3 1 (1.67%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) npm
2 4 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.33%) Office 365
4 1 (1.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.00%) Network Security
2 6 (10.00%) Firewall
3 4 (6.67%) VPN
4 3 (5.00%) DNS
4 3 (5.00%) WAN
5 2 (3.33%) HTTP
5 2 (3.33%) Internet
5 2 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.67%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.67%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.67%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.33%) Big Data
2 8 (13.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.67%) GIS
Development Applications
1 14 (23.33%) Git (software)
2 13 (21.67%) gulp
3 9 (15.00%) Maven
4 7 (11.67%) JIRA
5 6 (10.00%) Grunt
5 6 (10.00%) Jasmine
5 6 (10.00%) Mocha
6 5 (8.33%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.67%) AutoIt
7 1 (1.67%) CANoe
7 1 (1.67%) Gatling
7 1 (1.67%) Gradle
7 1 (1.67%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.67%) JMeter
7 1 (1.67%) NeoLoad
7 1 (1.67%) PyCharm
7 1 (1.67%) Selenium
7 1 (1.67%) TestNG
7 1 (1.67%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (26.67%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Banking
2 7 (11.67%) Retail
3 5 (8.33%) Automotive
4 1 (1.67%) Games
4 1 (1.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (38.33%) Developer
2 9 (15.00%) Consultant
2 9 (15.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (11.67%) Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) Architect
4 7 (11.67%) Security Architect
5 6 (10.00%) Security Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) ArcSight Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) Business Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) IT Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Security Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) Security Manager
7 4 (6.67%) UI Developer
8 3 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
8 3 (5.00%) IT Security Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Network Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.00%) HTML
2 15 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 9 (15.00%) React
3 9 (15.00%) Spring
4 7 (11.67%) Apache Camel
4 7 (11.67%) CSS
4 7 (11.67%) LESS
4 7 (11.67%) Sass
4 7 (11.67%) Spring Boot
5 6 (10.00%) Kafka
5 6 (10.00%) Node.js
5 6 (10.00%) RAML
5 6 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (8.33%) jQuery
6 5 (8.33%) Middleware
7 4 (6.67%) Flash
7 4 (6.67%) Regular Expression
8 2 (3.33%) J2EE
8 2 (3.33%) Web Services
9 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) User Experience
2 8 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (5.00%) PKI
7 2 (3.33%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.67%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (1.67%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.67%) Smart Energy
8 1 (1.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.33%) Linux
2 3 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.33%) Security Operations
3 9 (15.00%) Front End Development
3 9 (15.00%) Security Architecture
4 8 (13.33%) Security Monitoring
4 8 (13.33%) SIEM
4 8 (13.33%) Threat Detection
4 8 (13.33%) Threat Intelligence
5 7 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (11.67%) Microservices
5 7 (11.67%) OWASP
5 7 (11.67%) Scrum
5 7 (11.67%) TDD
6 6 (10.00%) Analytics
6 6 (10.00%) Data Analytics
6 6 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
6 6 (10.00%) Information Architecture
6 6 (10.00%) Information Security
6 6 (10.00%) Open Source
7 5 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (18.33%) Java
3 8 (13.33%) Python
4 6 (10.00%) TypeScript
5 4 (6.67%) Java 8
6 3 (5.00%) SQL
7 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.33%) Perl
7 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.33%) Ruby
8 1 (1.67%) C
8 1 (1.67%) C++
8 1 (1.67%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.67%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 24 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (31.67%) SC Cleared
3 13 (21.67%) Degree
4 10 (16.67%) CISSP
5 9 (15.00%) CISM
6 8 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (10.00%) CISA
8 5 (8.33%) BC Cleared
9 2 (3.33%) CRISC
9 2 (3.33%) Master's Degree
9 2 (3.33%) SANS
10 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.67%) GIAC
10 1 (1.67%) IISP
10 1 (1.67%) ISEB
10 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (13.33%) GDPR
3 6 (10.00%) NIST 800
4 3 (5.00%) PCI DSS
5 2 (3.33%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (1.67%) COBIT
6 1 (1.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 9 (15.00%) Docker
2 5 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) ArcSight ESM
2 2 (3.33%) Nessus
2 2 (3.33%) Puppet
3 1 (1.67%) Mesos
3 1 (1.67%) Nagios
3 1 (1.67%) Oozie
3 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (10.00%) ArcSight
1 6 (10.00%) Cypress Semiconductor
1 6 (10.00%) MuleSoft
2 4 (6.67%) HP
2 4 (6.67%) Intel
3 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.67%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.67%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.67%) CyberArk
4 1 (1.67%) Freescale