Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 17 January 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
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 39 53
Rank change year-on-year +12 +14 -
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 10 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 3.64% 1.61% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.52% 1.84% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 14
Warrington median daily rate £530 £650 £665
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.46% -2.26% -
10th Percentile £458 £313 £591
90th Percentile £547 £695 £700
Cheshire median daily rate £522 £550 £550
% change year-on-year -5.09% - +18.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire 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 Warrington with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 221 326 564
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 80.36% 87.40% 87.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 245 402
Warrington median daily rate £450 £470 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.26% -4.08% +30.67%
10th Percentile £156 £225 £313
90th Percentile £630 £688 £717
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 12
Warrington median hourly rate £11.71 £12.50 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.32% -29.58% +18.33%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £42.50 £16.80 £54.07
Cheshire median hourly rate £18.25 £19.66 £17.77
% change year-on-year -7.17% +10.64% -3.95%

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in Warrington

Cybersecurity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cybersecurity in Warrington

Cybersecurity
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in Warrington over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cybersecurity in Warrington

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 10 (100.00%) CISSP
2 9 (90.00%) Information Security
2 9 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (90.00%) Data Protection
3 8 (80.00%) Management Information System
3 8 (80.00%) Risk Management
4 7 (70.00%) CISM
5 6 (60.00%) PCI DSS
5 6 (60.00%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (60.00%) Security Architecture
5 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 5 (50.00%) IT Governance
6 5 (50.00%) Network Security
7 4 (40.00%) Security Testing
7 4 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (40.00%) Security Management
7 4 (40.00%) Project Management
8 3 (30.00%) Security Operations
8 3 (30.00%) Threat Intelligence
8 3 (30.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 3 (30.00%) SFIA
8 3 (30.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 3 (30.00%) IBM BigFix
8 3 (30.00%) Remediation Plan
8 3 (30.00%) Malware Reverse Engineering
8 3 (30.00%) Security Monitoring
8 3 (30.00%) Firewall
8 3 (30.00%) Information Security Management
8 3 (30.00%) Intranet
8 3 (30.00%) Python

Cybersecurity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 5 (50.00%) Network Security
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) FTP
2 3 (30.00%) Intranet
2 3 (30.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Security Manager
2 6 (60.00%) Risk Manager
3 4 (40.00%) CISSP Manager
4 3 (30.00%) Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Operations Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Security Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Security Operations Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Senior Operations Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Senior Security Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Malware Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) SIEM Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Information Manager
6 1 (10.00%) Information Risk Manager
6 1 (10.00%) Information Security Risk Manager
6 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
6 1 (10.00%) IT Security Manager
6 1 (10.00%) Monitoring Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Protective Monitoring Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Security Monitoring Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) JSON
1 3 (30.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (60.00%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) CESG
3 3 (30.00%) Cyberattack
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Data Protection
1 9 (90.00%) Information Security
2 8 (80.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (60.00%) Security Architecture
4 5 (50.00%) IT Governance
5 4 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Project Management
5 4 (40.00%) Security Management
5 4 (40.00%) Security Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (30.00%) Digital Forensics
6 3 (30.00%) Information Security Management
6 3 (30.00%) Malware Analysis
6 3 (30.00%) Open Source
6 3 (30.00%) Protective Monitoring
6 3 (30.00%) Reverse Engineering
6 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) COBOL
1 3 (30.00%) Java
1 3 (30.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) CISSP
2 7 (70.00%) CISM
3 3 (30.00%) GCED
3 3 (30.00%) GCFA
3 3 (30.00%) GCIA
3 3 (30.00%) GCIH
3 3 (30.00%) GIAC
3 3 (30.00%) GREM
3 3 (30.00%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 6 (60.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (30.00%) CESG Infosec
3 3 (30.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (10.00%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) IBM BigFix