The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 41 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.05% 0.36% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £274
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +23.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.07 - £32.00
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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
370 263 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.11% 93.93% 93.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 185 107
Average daily rate £350 £330 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -10.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 6
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.87 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.48% -4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.75 £12.60 £10.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.10 £18.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Analyst in the job title across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 16 September 2014.

Security Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Security Analyst
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Security Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Security Analyst in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) SCADA
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) ISMS
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (75.00%) Security Management
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) CEH

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Security Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) SCADA
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) ISMS
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (75.00%) Security Management
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CEH
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Rate: £450.00 - £500 per day
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