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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cybersecurity
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 41 34 42
Rank change year-on-year -7 +8  
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 1 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.29% 2.75% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 3.56% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Median daily rate £498 £513 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.97% +13.94%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £425
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £46.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -21.73% +2.22%  

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 273 253 327
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 79.36% 77.37% 82.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 177 236
Median daily rate £418 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.37% -11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 8
Median hourly rate £55.00 £13.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +323.07% -23.52%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 (71.43%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Management
2 2 (28.57%) Nessus
2 2 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (28.57%) CEH
2 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) CESG
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Metasploit
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Logical Data Model
2 2 (28.57%) Social Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Kali Linux
2 2 (28.57%) CHECK Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) CREST Certified
2 2 (28.57%) SANS
2 2 (28.57%) OSCP
3 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared

Cybersecurity
Top Related 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 (28.57%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Data Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Penetration Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Resilience Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Security Penetration Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Security Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Kali Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Data Management
1 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
1 2 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
1 2 (28.57%) Logical Data Model
1 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Social Engineering
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CEH
1 2 (28.57%) CHECK Team Leader
1 2 (28.57%) CISSP
1 2 (28.57%) CREST Certified
1 2 (28.57%) OSCP
1 2 (28.57%) SANS
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Nessus