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 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
Security Analyst
Rank 41 47 46
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 11 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.92% 0.85% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.06% 0.88% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 3
Median daily rate £320 £270 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -32.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £248 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £354 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £13.81 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+153.43% -38.62%

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
360 453 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 95.49% 96.18% 96.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 259 235
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £239 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 52 64
Median hourly rate £35.00 £16.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.12% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £63.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 25 February 2017.

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 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
Chelmsford - 2 £394 -
Basildon -8 1 - -
Brentwood - 1 - -
Security Analyst
East of England

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 15 (68.18%) Windows
1 15 (68.18%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (63.64%) VMware
3 13 (59.09%) VMware ESX
3 13 (59.09%) Linux
3 13 (59.09%) Unix
3 13 (59.09%) Vulnerability Management
3 13 (59.09%) Forensic Analysis
4 10 (45.45%) Ethical Hacking
4 10 (45.45%) Degree
4 10 (45.45%) Digital Forensics
5 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
5 5 (22.73%) Network Packet Analysis
6 4 (18.18%) Information Security
7 3 (13.64%) Automotive
7 3 (13.64%) CISSP
7 3 (13.64%) Firewall
7 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
8 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
8 2 (9.09%) Network Security
8 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
8 2 (9.09%) WAN
8 2 (9.09%) CISM
9 1 (4.55%) IT Audit
9 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
9 1 (4.55%) GIS
9 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery

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 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) Network Security
2 2 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) GIS
General
1 3 (13.64%) Automotive
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (4.55%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) Linux
2 13 (59.09%) Unix
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (59.09%) Forensic Analysis
2 13 (59.09%) Vulnerability Management
3 10 (45.45%) Digital Forensics
3 10 (45.45%) Ethical Hacking
4 5 (22.73%) Network Packet Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) Information Security
6 1 (4.55%) Demand Management
6 1 (4.55%) Email Filtering
6 1 (4.55%) IT Audit
6 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) Service Management
6 1 (4.55%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) CISSP
3 2 (9.09%) CISM
4 1 (4.55%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (59.09%) VMware ESX
3 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
1 1 (4.55%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) VMware
2 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) Dell
3 1 (4.55%) F5
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) WatchGuard