Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 21 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 126 138
Rank change year-on-year -2 +12 +6
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 32 34 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.06% 1.07% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 1.26% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 32
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £625 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.00% +38.89% -
10th Percentile £365 £296 £345
90th Percentile £533 £730 £680
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £488 £456
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,540 2,691 3,588
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 84.27% 84.57% 84.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,730 1,763 2,415
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.90% +5.48%
10th Percentile £263 £262 £263
90th Percentile £550 £540 £558
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 70 106
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -5.57% +5.90%
10th Percentile £9.81 £10.19 £9.99
90th Percentile £40.00 £29.55 £29.94
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.81 £15.00
% change year-on-year +18.18% -1.28% -

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in West Yorkshire

Cybersecurity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cybersecurity in West Yorkshire

Cybersecurity
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cybersecurity in West Yorkshire

Cybersecurity
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. 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
Leeds +3 18 £450 -32.33% 18
Pudsey +5 8 £403 -35.60%
Cybersecurity
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 15 (46.88%) Information Security
2 12 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (31.25%) Finance
4 7 (21.88%) Risk Management
4 7 (21.88%) Banking
4 7 (21.88%) Analytics
5 6 (18.75%) SQL
5 6 (18.75%) Oracle
6 5 (15.63%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (12.50%) Network Security
7 4 (12.50%) Security Architecture
7 4 (12.50%) Data Protection
7 4 (12.50%) CyberArk
7 4 (12.50%) Security Operations
7 4 (12.50%) Java
7 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
8 3 (9.38%) SAP
8 3 (9.38%) Unix
8 3 (9.38%) GDPR
8 3 (9.38%) SDLC
8 3 (9.38%) Threat Management
8 3 (9.38%) Data Analytics
8 3 (9.38%) Database Security
8 3 (9.38%) PCI DSS
8 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (9.38%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (9.38%) SIEM
8 3 (9.38%) Data Flow Diagram

Cybersecurity
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (6.25%) Apache Pig
1 2 (6.25%) Apache Spark
1 2 (6.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Network Security
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Apache Hive
1 2 (6.25%) Big Data
1 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
1 2 (6.25%) MS Access
1 2 (6.25%) Sqoop
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
1 2 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Business Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Security Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Security Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Security Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Security Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Data Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Information Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Information Security Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Information Security Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) Information Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) Salesforce Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Security Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Security Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) .NET
1 2 (6.25%) Visualforce
2 1 (3.13%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.25%) PKI
3 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Unix
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Information Security
2 7 (21.88%) Analytics
2 7 (21.88%) Risk Management
3 5 (15.63%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 4 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (12.50%) Security Architecture
4 4 (12.50%) Security Operations
4 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.38%) Data Analytics
5 3 (9.38%) Data Flow Diagram
5 3 (9.38%) Database Security
5 3 (9.38%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (9.38%) SDLC
5 3 (9.38%) SIEM
5 3 (9.38%) Threat Management
6 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Data Loss Prevention
6 2 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (6.25%) Apex Code
3 2 (6.25%) Scala
3 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) CISA
2 1 (3.13%) CISM
2 1 (3.13%) CISSP
2 1 (3.13%) CRISC
2 1 (3.13%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (9.38%) GDPR
2 3 (9.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.13%) ISO 31000
3 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) HDFS
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Oozie
2 1 (3.13%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) CyberArk
3 3 (9.38%) SAP
4 2 (6.25%) Atlassian
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco
4 2 (6.25%) Cloudera
4 2 (6.25%) Intel
4 2 (6.25%) IronPort
4 2 (6.25%) McAfee
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.13%) MuleSoft