The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales 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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 54 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.20% 0.22% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £274
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +23.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.07 - £32.00
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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 South Wales 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 Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
551 426 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 94.67% 93.63% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 280 217
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 26 23
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.87 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.17% -4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.55 £11.25 £10.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £17.60 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Security Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Security Analyst
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
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Last Year
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Vacancies
Cardiff -5 4 £450 - 3
Security Analyst
Wales

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) GIAC
3 4 (36.36%) Information Security
3 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
3 4 (36.36%) CISSP
3 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) SCADA
3 4 (36.36%) GCIA
3 4 (36.36%) GCFW
3 4 (36.36%) GCWN
3 4 (36.36%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
4 3 (27.27%) SIEM
4 3 (27.27%) Automation Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Sourcefire
4 3 (27.27%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (27.27%) PKI
4 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
4 3 (27.27%) Selenium
4 3 (27.27%) Network Security
4 3 (27.27%) ISMS
4 3 (27.27%) Trend Micro
4 3 (27.27%) Juniper
4 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 3 (27.27%) Internet
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) IBM

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) Wireless
2 3 (27.27%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (27.27%) Network Security
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Selenium
1 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) TestNG
2 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (18.18%) TortoiseSVN
2 2 (18.18%) Ant
2 2 (18.18%) JUnit
2 2 (18.18%) JMeter
2 2 (18.18%) Bugzilla
2 2 (18.18%) Subversion
2 2 (18.18%) Maven
2 2 (18.18%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
1 4 (36.36%) SCADA
2 3 (27.27%) PKI
3 2 (18.18%) Open Source
3 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) UNIX
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Information Security
1 4 (36.36%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (27.27%) SIEM
2 3 (27.27%) Automation Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
2 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (27.27%) Information Security Management
2 3 (27.27%) Security Management
2 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
2 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
2 3 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (27.27%) ISMS
3 2 (18.18%) Kanban
3 2 (18.18%) BDD
3 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Load Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
1 3 (27.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) CISSP
2 4 (36.36%) GIAC
2 4 (36.36%) GCIA
2 4 (36.36%) GCFW
2 4 (36.36%) GCWN
3 2 (18.18%) ISEB
3 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
4 1 (9.09%) CEH
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco
1 3 (27.27%) IBM
1 3 (27.27%) Juniper
1 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
1 3 (27.27%) Sourcefire
1 3 (27.27%) Trend Micro
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