The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Sheffield region that had IT Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Analyst
Rank - 52 26
Contract jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 0 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield - 0.67% 2.17%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.70% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Median daily rate - £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -5.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.38 -
IT Security Analyst
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
451 428 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 92.80% 95.54% 93.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 323 138
Median daily rate £450 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £260 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 22 17
Median hourly rate £16.61 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.86% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £13.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £17.50 £16.34
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

IT Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

IT Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

IT Security Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

IT Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

IT Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT 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 Sheffield region featuring IT Security Analyst in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Security
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team Management
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team

IT Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Security
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team Management