The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Incident Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Incident Analyst
England / South East
Rank 226 235 268
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +33
Contract jobs requiring an Incident Analyst 1 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.013% 0.13% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.13% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 1
Median daily rate £138 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-77.08% +9.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £265 £600 £250
% change year-on-year
-55.83% +140.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £14.25 -
% change year-on-year
+145.61% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6992 8201 9076
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.56% 94.46% 94.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4073 4985 4859
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 362 393 429
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.11 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

Incident Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Incident Analyst in the job title.

Incident Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Incident Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Incident Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Incident Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Incident Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Incident Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 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
Buckinghamshire +3 1 £138 -69.44% 1
Incident Analyst
England

Incident Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Incident 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 South East region featuring Incident Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Finance
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) SIEM
2 5 (55.56%) Security Monitoring
3 4 (44.44%) Analytics
3 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
3 4 (44.44%) RSA Security Analytics
3 4 (44.44%) SSH
3 4 (44.44%) Middleware
3 4 (44.44%) Intel Security
3 4 (44.44%) VPN
3 4 (44.44%) SSL
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) AIX
3 4 (44.44%) Solaris
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 4 (44.44%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
4 3 (33.33%) Network Architecture
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Patch Management
5 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
5 2 (22.22%) NetWitness
5 2 (22.22%) SAS 70
5 2 (22.22%) Security Operations

Incident Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Project
2 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (44.44%) SSH
1 4 (44.44%) SSL
1 4 (44.44%) VPN
2 2 (22.22%) HTTP
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) AIX
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Solaris
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Security Monitoring
1 5 (55.56%) SIEM
2 4 (44.44%) Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
3 3 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
3 3 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (22.22%) Document Management
4 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 2 (22.22%) Information Security
4 2 (22.22%) Patch Management
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
4 2 (22.22%) Security Operations
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CISSP
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) GCIA
1 2 (22.22%) GCIH
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) COBIT
1 2 (22.22%) COSO
1 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
1 2 (22.22%) SAS 70
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) RSA Security Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Intel Security
3 2 (22.22%) NetWitness