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 3 months to 29 April 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 114 -
Rank change year-on-year +23 -  
Contract jobs citing Cybersecurity 6 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.43% 0.39% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Median daily rate £415 £378 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.93% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -13.00% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £46.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -10.86% +22.66%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1188 1731 1735
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 85.71% 84.48% 86.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 810 1227 1115
Median daily rate £413 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 31 36
Median hourly rate £10.89 £13.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.26% -27.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.79 £9.00 £10.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.95 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +2.77% +18.03%  

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 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 3 months to 29 April 2017.

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 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Halifax +2 2 £463 +22.51%
Leeds +13 1 - - 5
Bradford - 1 - - 2
Cybersecurity
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 5 (26.32%) Finance
1 5 (26.32%) Banking
2 4 (21.05%) Information Security
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
2 4 (21.05%) Threat Management
3 3 (15.79%) Analytics
3 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) Internet
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) JUnit
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) SOAP
4 2 (10.53%) Web Services
4 2 (10.53%) XML
4 2 (10.53%) JMeter
4 2 (10.53%) Workflow
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management
4 2 (10.53%) Firewall
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) Retail
4 2 (10.53%) TDD
4 2 (10.53%) NUnit
4 2 (10.53%) Degree
4 2 (10.53%) Refactoring
4 2 (10.53%) QA

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 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
1 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) GitHub
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Internet
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Big Data
2 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) FitNesse
1 2 (10.53%) JMeter
1 2 (10.53%) JUnit
1 2 (10.53%) NUnit
1 2 (10.53%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.26%) Hudson
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Maven
2 1 (5.26%) MSTest
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (26.32%) Banking
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Publishing
3 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Security Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Security Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Security Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Coordinator
3 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Test Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Project Coordinator
3 2 (10.53%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) CRM Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Developer in Test
4 1 (5.26%) Graduate Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Graduate Security Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Graduate Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Portal Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Project Support Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Apache CXF
1 2 (10.53%) REST
1 2 (10.53%) SOAP
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
1 2 (10.53%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) BYOD
1 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (21.05%) Information Security
1 4 (21.05%) Threat Management
1 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
2 3 (15.79%) Analytics
2 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
2 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
2 3 (15.79%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Build Automation
3 2 (10.53%) Compatibility Testing
3 2 (10.53%) DevOps
3 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Refactoring
3 2 (10.53%) Security Operations
3 2 (10.53%) Service Design
3 2 (10.53%) Service Management
3 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.53%) TDD
3 2 (10.53%) User Stories
3 2 (10.53%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.53%) QA
3 1 (5.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) vCenter Server
1 2 (10.53%) vRealize
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) VMware
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
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