The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cardiff region that had Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 23 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 14 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.17% - 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.24% - 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 5
Median daily rate £375 - £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £40.18 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-50.22% +13.18%
Security Analyst
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
267 439 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.52% 97.99% 98.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 361 283
Median daily rate £375 £350 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 10
Median hourly rate £13.00 £11.78 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.35% -1.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £9.00 £7.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £20.00 £145.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cardiff region that featured Security Analyst in the job title.

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Analyst across the Cardiff region.

Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Security Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Security Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 5 (35.71%) Information Security
3 5 (35.71%) ISEB
4 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (21.43%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (21.43%) Data Loss Prevention
5 3 (21.43%) ISMS
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (21.43%) Information Security Management
5 3 (21.43%) Security Management
5 3 (21.43%) Change Management
5 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
6 2 (14.29%) MS Office
6 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
6 2 (14.29%) User Stories
7 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (7.14%) ScanSafe
7 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (7.14%) F5
7 1 (7.14%) Splunk
7 1 (7.14%) SIEM
7 1 (7.14%) Two-Factor Authentication

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
1 1 (7.14%) WLAN
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) PKI
1 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) Information Security
3 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) Change Management
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) Data Loss Prevention
4 3 (21.43%) Information Security Management
4 3 (21.43%) ISMS
4 3 (21.43%) Security Management
4 3 (21.43%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) User Stories
6 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL
6 1 (7.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (7.14%) Requirements Management
6 1 (7.14%) SIEM
6 1 (7.14%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Nessus
1 1 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco
1 1 (7.14%) F5
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) ScanSafe
1 1 (7.14%) Sourcefire
1 1 (7.14%) Splunk
1 1 (7.14%) Symantec