Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 56 56
Rank change year-on-year -10 0 +4
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 4 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.52% 1.05% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 1.21% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 6
Swindon median daily rate £525 £540 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +23.43% -0.79%
10th Percentile £431 £500 £409
90th Percentile £584 £580 £494
Wiltshire median daily rate £525 £585 £413
% change year-on-year -10.26% +41.82% -6.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £28.90 - -

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 654 579 566
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 85.71% 86.81% 81.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 397 408
Swindon median daily rate £450 £410 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +3.54% -1.00%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £265
90th Percentile £625 £585 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 7
Swindon median hourly rate £45.00 £13.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +246.15% -52.73% +57.19%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.84 £18.50
90th Percentile £48.50 £14.35 £44.15
Wiltshire median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year +14.67% +0.67% +71.26%

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

Cybersecurity
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in Swindon over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cybersecurity in Swindon

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) SSCP
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) CESG
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
1 2 (50.00%) CISM
1 2 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (25.00%) Nessus
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) CESG
2 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
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 Management
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (50.00%) CISM
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (25.00%) Nessus
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft