Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 22 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 53 64
Rank change year-on-year -5 +11 +2
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 6 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.82% 1.46% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 1.78% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 4
Swindon median daily rate £540 £430 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.58% -2.11% -2.39%
10th Percentile £500 £403 £418
90th Percentile £580 £466 £478
Wiltshire median daily rate £563 £438 £439
% change year-on-year +28.57% -0.40% +0.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire 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 Swindon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 615 561 693
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 84.02% 81.90% 79.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 416 522
Swindon median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -3.15%
10th Percentile £307 £275 £275
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 12
Swindon median hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.10% +23.55% -25.09%
10th Percentile £12.10 £18.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £28.75 £24.70 £44.60
Wiltshire median hourly rate £32.00 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year -16.88% +13.24% +23.64%

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in Swindon

Cybersecurity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cybersecurity in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
1 5 (83.33%) Data Protection
1 5 (83.33%) Cyber Attack
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (50.00%) GDPR
3 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (33.33%) SIEM
4 2 (33.33%) CRISC
4 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) CISSP
5 1 (16.67%) Biometrics
5 1 (16.67%) ERP
5 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (16.67%) Stress Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
5 1 (16.67%) General Ledger
5 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) PSD2
5 1 (16.67%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 1 (16.67%) Source to Pay
5 1 (16.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting

Cybersecurity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) General Ledger
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Head of Cybersecurity
1 3 (50.00%) Head of Security
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Enterprise Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Cyber Attack
2 3 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Data Protection
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) SIEM
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (16.67%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 1 (16.67%) Biometrics
3 1 (16.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Source to Pay
3 1 (16.67%) Stress Testing
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
1 2 (33.33%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) GDPR
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (16.67%) PSD2