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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Incident Analyst
UK / England
Rank 550 584 567
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -17
Contract jobs requiring an Incident Analyst 24 27 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.058% 0.057% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.060% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 18
Median daily rate £350 £600 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% +71.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £200 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £265 £600 £235
% change year-on-year
-55.83% +155.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £28.67 £14.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.17% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £14.25 -
% change year-on-year
+145.61% -

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
39084 45330 45191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.69% 95.08% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 25688 29596 28242
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1379 1518 1795
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 25 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Incident Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram 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 25 February 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 +33 16 £364 -27.25% 1
East of England 0 5 £265 -37.64%
Yorkshire +22 2 - -
South East +11 1 £138 -77.08% 3
Incident Analyst
UK

Incident Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 23 (43.40%) Incident Management
1 23 (43.40%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (32.08%) Information Security
2 17 (32.08%) ITIL
3 16 (30.19%) Finance
3 16 (30.19%) SIEM
4 13 (24.53%) Windows
5 12 (22.64%) Data Analysis
5 12 (22.64%) Security Operations
5 12 (22.64%) Security Monitoring
6 11 (20.75%) Intrusion Detection
6 11 (20.75%) Root Cause Analysis
6 11 (20.75%) Linux
6 11 (20.75%) Service Management
7 10 (18.87%) Security Operations Centre
8 9 (16.98%) Mentoring
8 9 (16.98%) Unix
8 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
9 8 (15.09%) CISSP
9 8 (15.09%) Problem Management
9 8 (15.09%) GCIH
10 7 (13.21%) Degree
10 7 (13.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 7 (13.21%) Vulnerability Management
10 7 (13.21%) Digital Forensics
10 7 (13.21%) VPN
10 7 (13.21%) Firewall
10 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (11.32%) Forensic Analysis
11 6 (11.32%) CSIRT

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 4 (7.55%) MS Exchange
1 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Office
2 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.77%) MS Project
3 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.75%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (13.21%) Firewall
2 7 (13.21%) VPN
3 4 (7.55%) SSH
3 4 (7.55%) SSL
4 2 (3.77%) HTTP
5 1 (1.89%) Internet
5 1 (1.89%) Network Security
5 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) Big Data
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (30.19%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Banking
3 3 (5.66%) Retail
4 2 (3.77%) Legal
5 1 (1.89%) Advertising
5 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Security Operations Centre
2 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.66%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.66%) Fat Client
3 3 (5.66%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (5.66%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.77%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (3.77%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.77%) PKI
5 1 (1.89%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.89%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.53%) Windows
2 11 (20.75%) Linux
3 9 (16.98%) Unix
4 4 (7.55%) AIX
4 4 (7.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) Cybersecurity
1 23 (43.40%) Incident Management
2 17 (32.08%) Information Security
2 17 (32.08%) ITIL
3 16 (30.19%) SIEM
4 12 (22.64%) Data Analysis
4 12 (22.64%) Security Monitoring
4 12 (22.64%) Security Operations
5 11 (20.75%) Root Cause Analysis
5 11 (20.75%) Service Management
6 9 (16.98%) Mentoring
7 8 (15.09%) Problem Management
8 7 (13.21%) Digital Forensics
8 7 (13.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 7 (13.21%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (11.32%) Change Management
9 6 (11.32%) Forensic Analysis
10 5 (9.43%) ITIL V3
11 4 (7.55%) Analytics
11 4 (7.55%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.55%) Python
2 2 (3.77%) C#
2 2 (3.77%) Java
2 2 (3.77%) Perl
2 2 (3.77%) PHP
2 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) CISSP
1 8 (15.09%) GCIH
2 7 (13.21%) Degree
3 5 (9.43%) CEH
3 5 (9.43%) GCFA
3 5 (9.43%) GIAC
3 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.66%) CCNA
5 3 (5.66%) CCSA
5 3 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.66%) MCP
6 2 (3.77%) CISM
6 2 (3.77%) ECIH
6 2 (3.77%) GCIA
6 2 (3.77%) SANS
7 1 (1.89%) CISA
7 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.89%) GPEN
7 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) SLA
2 2 (3.77%) COBIT
2 2 (3.77%) COSO
2 2 (3.77%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.77%) SAS 70
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.55%) VMware ESX
3 3 (5.66%) Terminal Services
4 2 (3.77%) Snort
5 1 (1.89%) XenApp
5 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) CSIRT
2 5 (9.43%) QRadar
3 4 (7.55%) RSA Security Analytics
3 4 (7.55%) SCCM
4 3 (5.66%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 3 (5.66%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.89%) EnCase
5 1 (1.89%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.89%) SCOM
5 1 (1.89%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.43%) Intel Security
2 5 (9.43%) Splunk
2 5 (9.43%) VMware
3 4 (7.55%) ArcSight
3 4 (7.55%) Cisco
3 4 (7.55%) Citrix
4 2 (3.77%) NetWitness
4 2 (3.77%) Remedy
5 1 (1.89%) Dynatrace
5 1 (1.89%) FireEye
5 1 (1.89%) hybris
5 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.89%) Symantec