Period
to 23 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Computer Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Security over the 6 months to 23 January 2019 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.

Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 195 180 191
Rank change year-on-year -15 +11 +19
Contract jobs citing Computer Security 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.082% 0.067% 0.021%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.094% 0.079% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Yorkshire median daily rate £200 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -52.94% +6.25% +1.91%
England median daily rate £400 £488 £395
% change year-on-year -17.95% +23.42% -5.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £75.00

Computer Security 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,242 3,785 4,128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 86.73% 84.47% 84.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,858 2,476 2,678
Yorkshire median daily rate £423 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £275 £259 £258
90th Percentile £575 £550 £540
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 106 137
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.13 £17.25 £14.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.72% +16.04% -0.90%
10th Percentile £10.45 £10.50 £10.61
90th Percentile £43.25 £41.25 £31.90
England median hourly rate £23.50 £23.14 £23.75
% change year-on-year +1.56% -2.57% +3.26%

Computer Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Computer Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Security in Yorkshire

Computer Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Security in Yorkshire

Computer Security
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Security within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2019. 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
South Yorkshire -16 3 £200 -56.76%
North Yorkshire - 1 £150 -
Computer Security
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Computer Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Computer Security.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) NAS
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Forensics
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) OneDrive
3 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Broadband
3 1 (25.00%) LAN

Computer Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
1 1 (25.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Broadband
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) SMTP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) IT Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) IT Technician
1 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (75.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Forensics
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) VMware