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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 47 40 63
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +23
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 3 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.71% 2.71% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 2.80% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £300 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £40.18 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £40.18 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-50.22% +13.18%
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
416 500 436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 97.88% 96.71% 92.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 266 224
Median daily rate £325 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £218 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 74 61
Median hourly rate £16.50 £30.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +81.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 September 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 September 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 - 2 £285 -
Security Analyst
East of England

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 12 (85.71%) Information Security
2 10 (71.43%) CISSP
3 9 (64.29%) Windows
4 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (42.86%) GIS
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
6 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
6 5 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (28.57%) Fat Client
7 4 (28.57%) CISM
7 4 (28.57%) Dell
7 4 (28.57%) Citrix
7 4 (28.57%) Thin Client
7 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
8 3 (21.43%) Patch Management
9 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 2 (14.29%) Palo Alto
9 2 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (14.29%) Office 365
9 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
9 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
9 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
9 2 (14.29%) Juniper
9 2 (14.29%) EMV
9 2 (14.29%) VPN
9 2 (14.29%) Linux

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 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
1 2 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) GIS
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Fat Client
1 4 (28.57%) Thin Client
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) EMV
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
4 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Information Security
2 3 (21.43%) Patch Management
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 2 (14.29%) Security Management
3 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (7.14%) Information Governance
4 1 (7.14%) IT Audit
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) CISSP
2 4 (28.57%) CISM
3 2 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (7.14%) CEH
4 1 (7.14%) CISA
4 1 (7.14%) GSEC
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (7.14%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Citrix
1 4 (28.57%) Dell
2 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 2 (14.29%) Juniper
2 2 (14.29%) Palo Alto
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) VMware