Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 86 108 110
Rank change year-on-year +22 +2 +13
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 76 35 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.47% 1.28% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.79% 1.51% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 28 4
Surrey median daily rate £516 £500 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.15% +1.52% -1.50%
10th Percentile £398 £300 £389
90th Percentile £650 £645 £538
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £525
% change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £38.75 - -

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 2,727 2,312 1,690
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 88.71% 84.75% 84.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,934 1,641 1,080
Surrey median daily rate £475 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +1.19%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £213
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 49 91
Surrey median hourly rate £40.50 £41.85 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +67.40% -37.50%
10th Percentile £15.04 £13.40 £12.13
90th Percentile £51.38 £50.05 £42.50
South East median hourly rate £26.65 £24.02 £22.50
% change year-on-year +10.95% +6.76% -21.05%

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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019. 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
Camberley - 28 £550 - 4
Guildford -4 15 £450 -28.00% 17
Staines -3 7 £519 +72.92% 2
Sunbury-on-Thames -8 6 £628 +18.73%
Redhill - 1 £550 -
Cybersecurity
South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 51 (67.11%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (38.16%) Scrum
3 28 (36.84%) Java
4 24 (31.58%) SDLC
5 23 (30.26%) AngularJS
5 23 (30.26%) Banking
6 22 (28.95%) Spring
6 22 (28.95%) TDD
6 22 (28.95%) JavaScript
6 22 (28.95%) HTML
7 21 (27.63%) MuleSoft
7 21 (27.63%) RAML
8 20 (26.32%) SQL
8 20 (26.32%) Finance
9 19 (25.00%) Information Security
10 16 (21.05%) TypeScript
10 16 (21.05%) Node.js
11 15 (19.74%) Sass
11 15 (19.74%) RESTful
11 15 (19.74%) Mentoring
11 15 (19.74%) Security Cleared
11 15 (19.74%) SC Cleared
11 15 (19.74%) CSS
12 14 (18.42%) gulp
12 14 (18.42%) npm
13 13 (17.11%) Relational Database
13 13 (17.11%) Data Modelling
13 13 (17.11%) Degree
14 12 (15.79%) Investment Banking
14 12 (15.79%) Git (software)

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 6 (7.89%) Confluence
2 5 (6.58%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.95%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.95%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.42%) npm
2 7 (9.21%) Office 365
3 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (5.26%) Yammer
5 3 (3.95%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (3.95%) Amazon Kinesis
5 3 (3.95%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (3.95%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (3.95%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) Network Security
2 3 (3.95%) DNS
2 3 (3.95%) Firewall
3 2 (2.63%) HTTP
3 2 (2.63%) Internet
3 2 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.32%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.32%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.32%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.11%) Relational Database
2 7 (9.21%) Big Data
3 6 (7.89%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.26%) Power BI
5 3 (3.95%) Amazon Athena
5 3 (3.95%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (3.95%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (3.95%) MySQL
5 3 (3.95%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.95%) Parquet
5 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.32%) GIS
Development Applications
1 14 (18.42%) gulp
2 12 (15.79%) Git (software)
3 11 (14.47%) Mocha
4 9 (11.84%) Grunt
4 9 (11.84%) Jasmine
5 7 (9.21%) JIRA
5 7 (9.21%) Maven
6 1 (1.32%) AutoIt
6 1 (1.32%) CANoe
6 1 (1.32%) Gatling
6 1 (1.32%) Gradle
6 1 (1.32%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.32%) JMeter
6 1 (1.32%) NeoLoad
6 1 (1.32%) PyCharm
6 1 (1.32%) Selenium
6 1 (1.32%) TestNG
6 1 (1.32%) Vagrant
General
1 23 (30.26%) Banking
2 20 (26.32%) Finance
3 12 (15.79%) Investment Banking
4 7 (9.21%) Retail
5 2 (2.63%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.32%) Automotive
6 1 (1.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 48 (63.16%) Developer
2 22 (28.95%) Java Developer
3 11 (14.47%) Angular Developer
4 7 (9.21%) Analyst
4 7 (9.21%) Consultant
5 6 (7.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (7.89%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (7.89%) Security Analyst
6 5 (6.58%) ArcSight Consultant
6 5 (6.58%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) Security Manager
7 4 (5.26%) UI Developer
8 3 (3.95%) IT Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Programme Manager
9 2 (2.63%) IT Project Manager
9 2 (2.63%) IT Security Manager
9 2 (2.63%) J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.63%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (30.26%) AngularJS
2 22 (28.95%) HTML
2 22 (28.95%) Spring
3 21 (27.63%) RAML
4 16 (21.05%) Node.js
5 15 (19.74%) CSS
5 15 (19.74%) RESTful
5 15 (19.74%) Sass
6 11 (14.47%) HTML5
7 7 (9.21%) .NET
8 6 (7.89%) React
8 6 (7.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (6.58%) .NET Core
9 5 (6.58%) .NET Framework
9 5 (6.58%) J2EE
9 5 (6.58%) LESS
10 4 (5.26%) Regular Expression
10 4 (5.26%) REST
11 3 (3.95%) JSON
12 2 (2.63%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) Security Operations Centre
1 6 (7.89%) User Experience
2 4 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.95%) PKI
4 2 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.63%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.32%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.32%) Equities
5 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.32%) PMI
5 1 (1.32%) Smart Energy
5 1 (1.32%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.89%) Linux
2 5 (6.58%) Unix
3 2 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (67.11%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (38.16%) Scrum
3 24 (31.58%) SDLC
4 22 (28.95%) TDD
5 19 (25.00%) Information Security
6 15 (19.74%) Mentoring
7 13 (17.11%) Data Modelling
8 12 (15.79%) Front End Development
9 10 (13.16%) Security Operations
10 8 (10.53%) Computer Science
10 8 (10.53%) Security Monitoring
10 8 (10.53%) SIEM
10 8 (10.53%) Threat Intelligence
11 7 (9.21%) Vulnerability Management
12 6 (7.89%) DevOps
12 6 (7.89%) Identity Access Management
12 6 (7.89%) Information Architecture
12 6 (7.89%) Security Architecture
13 5 (6.58%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (6.58%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 28 (36.84%) Java
2 22 (28.95%) JavaScript
3 20 (26.32%) SQL
4 16 (21.05%) TypeScript
5 10 (13.16%) Python
6 4 (5.26%) Perl
6 4 (5.26%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.95%) Scala
8 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.32%) C
8 1 (1.32%) C#
8 1 (1.32%) C++
8 1 (1.32%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (19.74%) SC Cleared
1 15 (19.74%) Security Cleared
2 13 (17.11%) Degree
3 5 (6.58%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (6.58%) CISM
3 5 (6.58%) CISSP
4 2 (2.63%) CREST Certified
5 1 (1.32%) CRISC
5 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) PhD
5 1 (1.32%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.32%) PMP
5 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.32%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.63%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.32%) COBIT
3 1 (1.32%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.32%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (6.58%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.26%) Docker
3 3 (3.95%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (6.58%) ArcSight ESM
1 5 (6.58%) Nessus
1 5 (6.58%) Puppet
2 3 (3.95%) Ansible
2 3 (3.95%) Kubernetes
2 3 (3.95%) Terraform
3 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (27.63%) MuleSoft
2 11 (14.47%) Cypress Semiconductor
3 6 (7.89%) ArcSight
4 4 (5.26%) HP
4 4 (5.26%) Intel
5 3 (3.95%) Qualys
6 1 (1.32%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.32%) CyberArk
6 1 (1.32%) Freescale
6 1 (1.32%) Microsoft