Period
to 8 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Security Monitoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Security Monitoring over the 6 months to 8 April 2020 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.

Security Monitoring
South East > Surrey
6 months to
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 87 146 137
Rank change year-on-year +59 -9 -11
Contract jobs citing Security Monitoring 5 6 19
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Surrey 0.37% 0.21% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.24% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 19
Median daily rate £400 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% -13.64% +22.22%
10th Percentile £350 £300 £300
90th Percentile £570 £613 £643
South East median daily rate £400 £500 £413
% change year-on-year -20.00% +21.21% -13.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £12.00 £12.00

Security Monitoring 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 1,123 2,526 2,544
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 83.99% 88.20% 86.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 782 1,826 1,792
Median daily rate £463 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.63% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £257 £313 £313
90th Percentile £625 £625 £588
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 47 63
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -37.14% +29.63%
10th Percentile £12.70 £11.22 £10.40
90th Percentile £52.50 £53.00 £50.65
Median hourly rate £23.19 £24.91 £22.50
% change year-on-year -6.90% +10.71% -

Security Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Security Monitoring as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Security Monitoring in Surrey

Security Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Security Monitoring in Surrey.

Daily rate trend for Security Monitoring in Surrey

Security Monitoring
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Security Monitoring in Surrey over the 6 months to 8 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Security Monitoring in Surrey

Security Monitoring
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 Security Monitoring within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 8 April 2020. 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
Staines +24 5 £400 +6.67%
Security Monitoring
South East

For the 6 months to 8 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Security Monitoring 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 Security Monitoring.

1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 5 (100.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (60.00%) Use Case
2 3 (60.00%) System Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (40.00%) Malware Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (40.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Predictive Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Cyber Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) CSIRT
3 2 (40.00%) Threat Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 2 (40.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture

Security Monitoring
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:

Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Threat Hunter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Cyber Kill Chain
1 2 (40.00%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 5 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (60.00%) System Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Use Case
3 2 (40.00%) Cyber Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (40.00%) Malware Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Predictive Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Threat Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) CSIRT