The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Application Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Applications Security Analyst
Rank 633 624 632
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Contract jobs requiring an Application Security Analyst 5 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.034% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.036% 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 4
Median daily rate £475 £461 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 - £440
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50636 53208 51071
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.78% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 32918 33454 31276
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1521 2018 2067
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Application Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Application Security Analyst in the job title.

Application Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Application Security Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Application Security Analyst within the UK.

Application Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Application Security Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Application Security Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Application Security Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Application Security Analyst
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Application Security Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 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
England -11 4 £500 +8.45% 2
London -23 2 £550 +19.30% 2
City of London - 2 £550 - 1
South East +5 1 £450 -
Glasgow - 1 £360 -
Scotland - 1 £360 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Kent - 1 £450 -
North West - 1 - -

Application Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Application 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 featuring Application Security Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (70.59%) OWASP
2 5 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Information Security
3 4 (23.53%) CISSP
4 3 (17.65%) Firewall
4 3 (17.65%) Finance
4 3 (17.65%) Java
5 2 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (11.76%) CISM
5 2 (11.76%) SDLC
5 2 (11.76%) C#
6 1 (5.88%) HP Fortify
6 1 (5.88%) QA
6 1 (5.88%) Security Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Web Operations
6 1 (5.88%) IT Audit
6 1 (5.88%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 1 (5.88%) Source Code Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (5.88%) Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (5.88%) GPG13
6 1 (5.88%) Protective Monitoring
6 1 (5.88%) Resilience Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (5.88%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development

Application Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) Kerberos
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) VLAN
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) SAML
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Solaris
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) OWASP
2 5 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Information Security
4 2 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (11.76%) SDLC
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
5 1 (5.88%) IT Audit
5 1 (5.88%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Security Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Source Code Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.88%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (5.88%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) CISSP
2 2 (11.76%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) COBIT
1 1 (5.88%) GPG13
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.88%) QA
1 1 (5.88%) WAI
1 1 (5.88%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (5.88%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) CA
1 1 (5.88%) HP
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle
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