The table below looks at the statistics for the Application Security Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Application Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Applications Security Analyst
Rank 594 592 571
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -21
Contract jobs requiring an Application Security Analyst 17 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.002% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.002% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 13
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£461 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £300 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
52742 50614 47223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.51% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 33530 30755 27618
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1944 2005 2147
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

Application Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Application Security Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -10 17 £461 +53.66%
London - 15 £461 -
Staines - 2 - -
Surrey - 2 - -
South East - 2 - -

Application Security Analyst
Top 29 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Application 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 Application Security Analyst in their job title.

1 13 (72.22%) Penetration Testing
1 13 (72.22%) Java
1 13 (72.22%) .NET
2 11 (61.11%) HP
2 11 (61.11%) CA
2 11 (61.11%) SAML
2 11 (61.11%) Kerberos
2 11 (61.11%) CA Single Sign-On
3 10 (55.56%) OWASP
4 9 (50.00%) C#
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 8 (44.44%) Firewall
5 8 (44.44%) Finance
5 8 (44.44%) Visual Studio
5 8 (44.44%) Fixed Income
6 7 (38.89%) Banking
7 3 (16.67%) SDLC
7 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (11.11%) SAP
8 2 (11.11%) Web Services
8 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (11.11%) Static Code Analysis
8 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (11.11%) WebInspect
9 1 (5.56%) Information Security
9 1 (5.56%) Derivative
9 1 (5.56%) Security Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
9 1 (5.56%) Internet

Application Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Application 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 Application Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) Kerberos
2 8 (44.44%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) .NET
2 11 (61.11%) SAML
3 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Fixed Income
2 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (55.56%) OWASP
3 3 (16.67%) SDLC
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (11.11%) Static Code Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security
5 1 (5.56%) Security Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) C#
Systems Management
1 11 (61.11%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (11.11%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) HP
1 11 (61.11%) CA
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) SAP