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 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 41 35
Rank change year-on-year +2 -6  
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.18% 0.58% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 0.77% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Median daily rate £540 £424 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.43% -6.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £408 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £440 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £68.00

Cybersecurity is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 286 259 292
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 84.37% 74.64% 79.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 592 664 724
Median daily rate £400 £425 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +4.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £288 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £925 £586
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 23
Median hourly rate £13.86 £38.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.00% +165.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.79 £23.75 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.93 £40.25 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 28 June 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 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) SIEM
3 2 (40.00%) CRISC
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (20.00%) Source to Pay
4 1 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) Biometrics
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (20.00%) General Ledger
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) Database Security
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) Anti-Money Laundering

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 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) General Ledger
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager - Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Security Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Enterprise Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) SIEM
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (20.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 1 (20.00%) Biometrics
4 1 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Database Security
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Source to Pay
4 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
4 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) CRISC