Period
to 19 December 2018

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 19 December 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 60 59
Rank change year-on-year -9 -1 +8
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 4 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.43% 0.56% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.65% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Swindon median daily rate £563 £525 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +21.39% -1.93%
10th Percentile £490 £513 £404
90th Percentile £614 £538 £475
Wiltshire median daily rate £525 £500 £455
% change year-on-year +5.00% +9.89% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £22.79 - -

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 803 619 572
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 86.25% 85.97% 86.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 561 468 426
Swindon median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £325 £310 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £460 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +8.24% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 3
Swindon median hourly rate £42.50 £13.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +226.92% -38.10% +37.70%
10th Percentile £12.95 £12.40 £18.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £28.75 £24.70
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year +63.64% -28.57% +15.79%

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 19 December 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) SSCP
2 2 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) CESG
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) JSP 440
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Consultant
2 3 (75.00%) Security Consultant
3 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 1 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) CESG
2 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft