Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 23 November 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
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 37 43
Rank change year-on-year +3 +6 -
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 25 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 4.08% 2.90% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.85% 3.81% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 5
Warwickshire median daily rate £500 £450 £540
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -16.67% -
10th Percentile £413 £325 £395
90th Percentile £538 £630 £575
West Midlands median daily rate £488 £450 £506
% change year-on-year +8.33% -11.11% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Warwickshire median hourly rate £24.98 £29.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.32% - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £24.98 £29.50 -
% change year-on-year -15.32% - -

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 515 657 519
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 84.15% 76.13% 76.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 426 274
Warwickshire median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -3.45%
10th Percentile £239 £243 £222
90th Percentile £564 £575 £545
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 37 46
Warwickshire median hourly rate £30.50 £24.00 £27.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.08% -13.15% +53.53%
10th Percentile £17.60 £13.85 £15.75
90th Percentile £34.50 £41.08 £33.88
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.20 £20.00
% change year-on-year +37.40% -9.03% -

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in Warwickshire

Cybersecurity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cybersecurity in Warwickshire

Cybersecurity
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cybersecurity in Warwickshire

Cybersecurity
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +5 4 £638 +50.00%
Stratford-upon-Avon +4 1 £500 +11.11%
Cybersecurity
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 9 (36.00%) Security Operations
2 8 (32.00%) Network Security
2 8 (32.00%) Security Architecture
2 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (32.00%) Information Security
3 6 (24.00%) Windows
3 6 (24.00%) Degree
3 6 (24.00%) ArcSight
3 6 (24.00%) Incident Management
4 5 (20.00%) Linux
4 5 (20.00%) ITIL
5 4 (16.00%) SLA
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco
5 4 (16.00%) Change Management
5 4 (16.00%) Release Management
5 4 (16.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (16.00%) RSA Archer
5 4 (16.00%) Stealthwatch
6 3 (12.00%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (12.00%) People Management
6 3 (12.00%) Firewall
6 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (12.00%) Security Management
6 3 (12.00%) SCADA
6 3 (12.00%) CCNP
6 3 (12.00%) CCNA
6 3 (12.00%) CISSP
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (12.00%) SQL Server

Cybersecurity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) Network Security
2 3 (12.00%) Firewall
3 2 (8.00%) SSL
4 1 (4.00%) 4G
4 1 (4.00%) 5G
4 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.00%) LAN
4 1 (4.00%) MPLS
4 1 (4.00%) SNMP
4 1 (4.00%) VLAN
4 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (4.00%) Automotive
1 1 (4.00%) Electronics
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Architect
2 4 (16.00%) Applications Support
2 4 (16.00%) Security Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Security Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Business Process Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Head of Infrastructure
5 1 (4.00%) Process Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (12.00%) SCADA
3 2 (8.00%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Security Operations
2 8 (32.00%) Information Security
2 8 (32.00%) Security Architecture
3 6 (24.00%) Incident Management
4 5 (20.00%) ITIL
5 4 (16.00%) Change Management
5 4 (16.00%) Release Management
5 4 (16.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) People Management
6 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (12.00%) Security Management
7 2 (8.00%) Break/Fix
7 2 (8.00%) Forensic Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) Malware Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 2 (8.00%) Matrix Management
7 2 (8.00%) Network Security Management
7 2 (8.00%) Network Virtualisation
7 2 (8.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (8.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C#
1 1 (4.00%) C++
1 1 (4.00%) Java
1 1 (4.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) CCNA
2 3 (12.00%) CCNP
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.00%) CISSP
3 2 (8.00%) CCIE
3 2 (8.00%) CCIE Security
3 2 (8.00%) CEH
3 2 (8.00%) CISM
3 2 (8.00%) GCIA
3 2 (8.00%) GIAC
3 2 (8.00%) GSEC
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (4.00%) ISSAP
4 1 (4.00%) SANS
4 1 (4.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Snort
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) RSA Archer
1 4 (16.00%) Stealthwatch
2 2 (8.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (4.00%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) ArcSight
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco
3 2 (8.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (8.00%) HP
3 2 (8.00%) Lancope
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) CyberArk
4 1 (4.00%) Dell
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft