The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Incident Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Analyst
Rank 588 618 618
Rank change year-on-year
+30 0
Contract jobs requiring an Incident Analyst 26 31 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.056% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.060% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 20
Median daily rate £475 £600 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.83% +120.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £270 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £703 £600 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £600 £175
% change year-on-year
-36.45% +242.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £16.15 £13.50 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.62% +50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.50 £8.25
% change year-on-year
- +63.63%

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
46857 52091 52770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.54% 94.71% 93.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 30652 33213 33381
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1649 2008 2171
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Incident Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Incident Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Incident Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Incident Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Incident Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Incident Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Incident Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Incident Analyst within the UK.

Incident Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Incident Analyst
Top 28 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 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 +14 26 £475 -20.83% 4
London +13 11 £688 +57.14% 1
Yorkshire +24 4 £475 +53.22%
South East +6 4 £388 -35.41%
Bromley - 4 £700 -
West Midlands -16 3 £375 -10.17% 1
Shropshire - 3 £375 -
Telford - 3 £375 -
Sheffield - 3 £500 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £500 -
City of London -11 2 £318 - 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £138 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £138 -
North West - 2 - -
West Yorkshire +19 1 £250 -19.35%
Leeds +17 1 £250 -19.35%
Hampshire +15 1 £388 -32.60%
East of England +1 1 £525 +73.55% 1
Basingstoke 0 1 £388 -32.60%
Watford -1 1 £525 -
Hertfordshire -1 1 £525 +191.66%
East Midlands - 1 £175 -
Chesterfield - 1 £175 -
Croydon - 1 £700 -
Thames Valley - 1 £750 -
Derbyshire - 1 £175 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -

Incident Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Incident 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 Incident Analyst in the job title.

1 27 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 25 (34.72%) SIEM
2 25 (34.72%) Cybersecurity
3 24 (33.33%) Information Security
4 23 (31.94%) Firewall
5 22 (30.56%) ITIL
6 15 (20.83%) Microsoft
6 15 (20.83%) Finance
6 15 (20.83%) Security Operations
7 14 (19.44%) Windows
8 13 (18.06%) Network Security
9 11 (15.28%) Digital Forensics
9 11 (15.28%) Security Operations Centre
9 11 (15.28%) Telecoms
10 10 (13.89%) Service Management
11 9 (12.50%) Active Directory
11 9 (12.50%) Problem Management
11 9 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
11 9 (12.50%) Security Cleared
11 9 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (11.11%) GCFA
12 8 (11.11%) GIAC
12 8 (11.11%) CISSP
12 8 (11.11%) Intel Security
12 8 (11.11%) CheckPoint
12 8 (11.11%) Juniper
13 7 (9.72%) Thin Client
13 7 (9.72%) Terminal Services
13 7 (9.72%) Citrix

Incident 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (9.72%) MS Exchange
1 7 (9.72%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) MS Office
2 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.78%) MS Project
3 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (31.94%) Firewall
2 13 (18.06%) Network Security
3 9 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (9.72%) tcpdump
4 7 (9.72%) VPN
4 7 (9.72%) Wireshark
5 4 (5.56%) SSH
5 4 (5.56%) SSL
6 2 (2.78%) HTTP
7 1 (1.39%) Internet
7 1 (1.39%) Intranet
7 1 (1.39%) Skype
7 1 (1.39%) SNMP
7 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.17%) Big Data
2 2 (2.78%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (1.39%) Fiddler
General
1 15 (20.83%) Finance
2 11 (15.28%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.33%) Legal
4 2 (2.78%) Retail
5 1 (1.39%) Advertising
5 1 (1.39%) Electronics
5 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.39%) Marketing
5 1 (1.39%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Security Operations Centre
2 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.72%) Fat Client
3 7 (9.72%) Management Information System
3 7 (9.72%) Thin Client
4 5 (6.94%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (5.56%) Data Centre
6 3 (4.17%) Blackberry
6 3 (4.17%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.44%) Windows
2 7 (9.72%) Linux
3 4 (5.56%) AIX
3 4 (5.56%) Solaris
3 4 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.17%) Unix
4 3 (4.17%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.39%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 25 (34.72%) Cybersecurity
2 25 (34.72%) SIEM
3 24 (33.33%) Information Security
4 22 (30.56%) ITIL
5 15 (20.83%) Security Operations
6 11 (15.28%) Digital Forensics
7 10 (13.89%) Service Management
8 9 (12.50%) Problem Management
8 9 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (8.33%) ITIL V3
9 6 (8.33%) Service Delivery
10 5 (6.94%) Change Management
10 5 (6.94%) Data Analysis
11 4 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (5.56%) Analytics
11 4 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (5.56%) Malware Analysis
11 4 (5.56%) Mentoring
11 4 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.56%) Python
2 2 (2.78%) C#
2 2 (2.78%) Java
2 2 (2.78%) Perl
2 2 (2.78%) PHP
2 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.11%) CISSP
2 8 (11.11%) GCFA
2 8 (11.11%) GIAC
3 7 (9.72%) GCIH
3 7 (9.72%) SC Cleared
4 6 (8.33%) Degree
5 5 (6.94%) CEH
6 3 (4.17%) CCNA
6 3 (4.17%) CCSA
6 3 (4.17%) CFCE
6 3 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (4.17%) CISM
6 3 (4.17%) EnCE
6 3 (4.17%) GCFE
6 3 (4.17%) GCIA
6 3 (4.17%) MCP
6 3 (4.17%) SANS
7 2 (2.78%) ECIH
7 2 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) SLA
2 2 (2.78%) COBIT
2 2 (2.78%) COSO
2 2 (2.78%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.78%) SAS 70
3 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.72%) Terminal Services
3 2 (2.78%) Snort
4 1 (1.39%) Cygwin
4 1 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (9.72%) EnCase
2 4 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (5.56%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (5.56%) QRadar
2 4 (5.56%) RSA Security Analytics
3 3 (4.17%) RSA Archer
3 3 (4.17%) SCCM
4 1 (1.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 15 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 8 (11.11%) Intel Security
2 8 (11.11%) Juniper
3 7 (9.72%) ArcSight
3 7 (9.72%) Citrix
3 7 (9.72%) Splunk
4 6 (8.33%) Cisco
4 6 (8.33%) Rapid7
5 3 (4.17%) Remedy
6 2 (2.78%) NetWitness
6 2 (2.78%) Trend Micro
7 1 (1.39%) 3Com
7 1 (1.39%) Dynatrace
7 1 (1.39%) FireEye
7 1 (1.39%) hybris
7 1 (1.39%) IBM
7 1 (1.39%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.39%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.39%) Symantec
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