The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Essex 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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 49 59 49
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 10 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.07% 0.48% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 0.49% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 5
Median daily rate £375 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £401 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.12% -5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £45.09 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-45.65% +27.00%
Security Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
469 613 467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 97.10% 97.46% 92.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 384 242
Median daily rate £320 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 57 64
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +16.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

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

Security Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Security Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Security Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Security Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chelmsford - 6 £350 -
Security Analyst
East of England

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Essex region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (83.33%) Information Security
2 9 (75.00%) CISSP
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
4 5 (41.67%) GIS
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
5 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (33.33%) Patch Management
5 4 (33.33%) CISM
6 3 (25.00%) Dell
6 3 (25.00%) Citrix
6 3 (25.00%) Thin Client
6 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Security Management
6 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (25.00%) Fat Client
6 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (16.67%) ITIL
7 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
7 2 (16.67%) Office 365
7 2 (16.67%) Information Governance
7 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto
7 2 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (16.67%) Finance

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) GIS
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (25.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) EMV
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Information Security
2 4 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (25.00%) Security Management
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 2 (16.67%) Information Governance
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) CISSP
2 4 (33.33%) CISM
3 2 (16.67%) CEH
3 2 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (16.67%) GSEC
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (16.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Citrix
1 3 (25.00%) Dell
2 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (16.67%) Juniper
2 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto