The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Incident Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Incident Analyst
UK / England
Rank 551 555 549
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Incident Analyst 19 39 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.084% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.088% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 26 21
Median daily rate £388 £600 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.41% +118.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £218 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £600 £175
% change year-on-year
-35.41% +242.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £16.15 £12.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.58% -11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39324 44183 43166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.67% 94.94% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25796 28458 27636
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1347 1618 1747
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Incident Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Incident Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Incident Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Incident Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Incident Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Incident Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Incident Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Incident Analyst across the England region.

Incident Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Incident Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 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
London +13 9 £525 +40.00% 2
Yorkshire +10 3 £450 +45.16%
South East +7 3 £263 -56.25%
West Midlands -1 2 £375 - 1
East of England 0 1 £525 +39.07%
North West - 1 - -
Incident Analyst
UK

Incident Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Incident 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 England region featuring Incident Analyst in the job title.

1 29 (50.88%) Incident Management
2 24 (42.11%) SIEM
3 22 (38.60%) Information Security
4 20 (35.09%) ITIL
5 19 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
6 18 (31.58%) Security Monitoring
7 15 (26.32%) Firewall
8 14 (24.56%) Finance
8 14 (24.56%) Security Operations
9 12 (21.05%) Security Operations Centre
10 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
10 11 (19.30%) Intrusion Detection
10 11 (19.30%) Data Analysis
11 10 (17.54%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (17.54%) Service Management
12 9 (15.79%) Windows
12 9 (15.79%) Problem Management
13 8 (14.04%) GCIH
13 8 (14.04%) Network Security
13 8 (14.04%) CISSP
13 8 (14.04%) Mentoring
14 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (12.28%) VPN
14 7 (12.28%) SLA
14 7 (12.28%) Linux
14 7 (12.28%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
15 6 (10.53%) ITIL V3
15 6 (10.53%) Juniper
15 6 (10.53%) CheckPoint

Incident Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 5 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (8.77%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Office
2 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.51%) MS Project
3 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.32%) Firewall
2 11 (19.30%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (14.04%) Network Security
4 7 (12.28%) VPN
5 4 (7.02%) SSH
5 4 (7.02%) SSL
6 2 (3.51%) HTTP
7 1 (1.75%) Internet
7 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 14 (24.56%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.02%) Legal
4 1 (1.75%) Advertising
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Security Operations Centre
2 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.77%) Fat Client
3 5 (8.77%) Thin Client
4 3 (5.26%) Blackberry
4 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.51%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (3.51%) PKI
6 1 (1.75%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (1.75%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.79%) Windows
2 7 (12.28%) Linux
3 4 (7.02%) AIX
3 4 (7.02%) Solaris
4 3 (5.26%) Unix
5 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.88%) Incident Management
2 24 (42.11%) SIEM
3 22 (38.60%) Information Security
4 20 (35.09%) ITIL
5 19 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
6 18 (31.58%) Security Monitoring
7 14 (24.56%) Security Operations
8 11 (19.30%) Data Analysis
9 10 (17.54%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (17.54%) Service Management
10 9 (15.79%) Problem Management
11 8 (14.04%) Mentoring
12 7 (12.28%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 6 (10.53%) ITIL V3
14 4 (7.02%) Analytics
14 4 (7.02%) Content Development
14 4 (7.02%) Kalman Filter
14 4 (7.02%) Malware Analysis
14 4 (7.02%) Threat Detection
14 4 (7.02%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.02%) Python
2 2 (3.51%) C#
2 2 (3.51%) Java
2 2 (3.51%) Perl
2 2 (3.51%) PHP
2 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) CISSP
1 8 (14.04%) GCIH
2 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.77%) CEH
3 5 (8.77%) GCFA
3 5 (8.77%) GIAC
3 5 (8.77%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.26%) CCNA
4 3 (5.26%) CCSA
4 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.26%) Degree
4 3 (5.26%) MCP
5 2 (3.51%) CISM
5 2 (3.51%) ECIH
5 2 (3.51%) GCIA
5 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.51%) SANS
6 1 (1.75%) CISA
6 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.75%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) SLA
2 2 (3.51%) COBIT
2 2 (3.51%) COSO
2 2 (3.51%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.51%) SAS 70
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) Active Directory
1 5 (8.77%) Terminal Services
2 2 (3.51%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) CSIRT
2 5 (8.77%) QRadar
3 4 (7.02%) RSA Security Analytics
4 3 (5.26%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 3 (5.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (5.26%) SCCM
5 2 (3.51%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.75%) EnCase
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) CheckPoint
2 6 (10.53%) Intel Security
2 6 (10.53%) Juniper
3 5 (8.77%) Citrix
3 5 (8.77%) Splunk
4 4 (7.02%) ArcSight
4 4 (7.02%) Cisco
5 3 (5.26%) Remedy
6 2 (3.51%) NetWitness
7 1 (1.75%) Dynatrace
7 1 (1.75%) FireEye
7 1 (1.75%) hybris
7 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow