The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 37 35 26
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 1 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.33% 0.69% 3.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.73% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
Average daily rate
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£175 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.57% +3.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £395 £310
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +27.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.04 £12.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+36.28% -40.47%
Security Analyst
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
275 273 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 91.67% 94.79% 89.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 153 155
Average daily rate £350 £375 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +23.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £265 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 65
Average hourly rate £24.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.30 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -7.14%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Analyst in the job title across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Security Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Security Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Security Analyst
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region that cited Security Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Security Analyst in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region that cited Security Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Security Management
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS