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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 61 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.36% - 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% - 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£463 - £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £313
% change year-on-year
- +28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £12.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+88.00% -40.47%
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
533 369 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 95.69% 92.71% 92.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 200 211
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 34 26
Average hourly rate £12.21 £15.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% +1.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £12.50 £10.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £19.17 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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
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 27 November 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
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 2 £463 -
Security Analyst
Wales

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
2 5 (55.56%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) SCADA
3 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
3 4 (44.44%) Network Security
3 4 (44.44%) ISMS
3 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
3 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
3 4 (44.44%) Information Security Management
3 4 (44.44%) Security Management
3 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
3 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
5 2 (22.22%) UNIX
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) IBM
5 2 (22.22%) CISSP
5 2 (22.22%) Juniper

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (11.11%) TestNG
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
2 1 (11.11%) JMeter
2 1 (11.11%) Bugzilla
2 1 (11.11%) Ant
2 1 (11.11%) JUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
1 5 (55.56%) SCADA
2 2 (22.22%) PKI
3 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Information Security
2 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
2 4 (44.44%) ISMS
2 4 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
2 4 (44.44%) Information Security Management
2 4 (44.44%) Security Management
2 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
2 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Kanban
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) CISSP
3 2 (22.22%) GIAC
3 2 (22.22%) GCIA
3 2 (22.22%) GCFW
3 2 (22.22%) GCWN
4 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
4 1 (11.11%) CEH
4 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) IBM
1 2 (22.22%) Juniper
1 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
1 2 (22.22%) Sourcefire
1 2 (22.22%) Trend Micro