The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Wales region that had Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 46 70 59
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 9 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.77% 0.15% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 0.15% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 2
Median daily rate £375 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £40.22 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-44.67% +13.28%
Security Analyst
Wales

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
502 646 578
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 98.82% 97.00% 97.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 479 426
Median daily rate £375 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 29 16
Median hourly rate £12.35 £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.78% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.58 £9.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.95 £20.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

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 25 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Cardiff - 9 £375 -
Security Analyst
Wales

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 South Wales region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) ISEB
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Information Security
4 3 (33.33%) Change Management
4 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
4 3 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) User Stories
5 2 (22.22%) ISMS
5 2 (22.22%) Data Loss Prevention
5 2 (22.22%) MS Office
5 2 (22.22%) Information Security Management
5 2 (22.22%) Security Management
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
6 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (22.22%) Data Loss Prevention
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security Management
3 2 (22.22%) ISMS
3 2 (22.22%) Security Management
3 2 (22.22%) User Stories
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS