The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Information Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Analyst
Rank 159 194 199
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 4 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.20% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 6
Median daily rate £440 £525 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.19% +13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £508 £419
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £438
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £46.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.59 -
Information Security Analyst
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3179 5502 5646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.64% 94.73% 94.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2582 4240 4197
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 96 73
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.72 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.62% -1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.05 £32.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Information Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Information Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Information Security Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Information Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Information Security Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Information Security Analyst across the City of London region.

Information Security Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Information 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 City of London region featuring Information Security Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Information Security
2 6 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (44.44%) CISM
3 4 (44.44%) CISSP
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Legal
5 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow
5 2 (22.22%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (22.22%) Information Security Governance
5 2 (22.22%) Internal Audit
5 2 (22.22%) Security+ Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (22.22%) Network Security
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) CISA
6 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
6 1 (11.11%) Security Management
6 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
6 1 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) Unix
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) AIX
6 1 (11.11%) Cognos
6 1 (11.11%) VMS
6 1 (11.11%) ISMS
6 1 (11.11%) Data Protection

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) Network Security
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (33.33%) Legal
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) AIX
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) VMS
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security Governance
2 2 (22.22%) Internal Audit
2 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (11.11%) Case Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) E-Discovery
3 1 (11.11%) Information Governance
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
3 1 (11.11%) ISMS
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CISM
1 4 (44.44%) CISSP
2 2 (22.22%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (22.22%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CISA
3 1 (11.11%) CRISC
3 1 (11.11%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (11.11%) ISO27002
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) EnCase
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow
3 1 (11.11%) Cognos
3 1 (11.11%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (11.11%) HP