The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Security Risk Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Risk Analyst
Rank 632 646 622
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Security Risk Analyst 21 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.029% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.031% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 14
Median daily rate £450 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £350 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £466 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +10.71%
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
50498 55077 54105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.96% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 33021 35180 33066
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1705 2088 2149
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Security Risk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Security Risk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Security Risk Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Security Risk Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Security Risk Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Risk Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Security Risk Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Security Risk Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Security Risk Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Security Risk Analyst
Top 23 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Risk Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 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 +15 18 £440 +3.52% 2
London -3 8 £430 +1.17% 1
Scotland +16 3 £500 +25.00%
City of London - 3 £569 - 1
South West - 3 £225 -
Edinburgh - 3 £500 -
Cheltenham - 2 £225 -
Cheshire - 2 £450 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £225 -
Yorkshire - 2 £523 - 1
North West - 2 £450 -
East Midlands -7 1 - -
Northampton - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 £523 -
West Midlands - 1 £375 -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £523 -
Suffolk - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Coventry - 1 £375 -
Ipswich - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -

Security Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Security Risk 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 Security Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 22 (64.71%) Information Security
2 14 (41.18%) Finance
3 13 (38.24%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (29.41%) CISSP
5 9 (26.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (20.59%) CISM
7 6 (17.65%) Banking
8 5 (14.71%) GAP Analysis
8 5 (14.71%) Risk Management
8 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
9 4 (11.76%) PCI DSS
9 4 (11.76%) Risk Analysis
9 4 (11.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (11.76%) Retail
10 3 (8.82%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (8.82%) Information Security Management
10 3 (8.82%) Security Management
10 3 (8.82%) CISA
10 3 (8.82%) Financial Institution
10 3 (8.82%) Firewall
10 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
10 3 (8.82%) IT Audit
10 3 (8.82%) QA
10 3 (8.82%) ISMS
10 3 (8.82%) SIEM
11 2 (5.88%) CRISC
11 2 (5.88%) Security Architecture
11 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared

Security Risk 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:

Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Firewall
2 2 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (2.94%) Internet
General
1 14 (41.18%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Banking
3 4 (11.76%) Retail
4 3 (8.82%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.94%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.94%) CESG
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) Economics
3 1 (2.94%) Fintech
3 1 (2.94%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) Information Security
2 13 (38.24%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
4 5 (14.71%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (14.71%) Risk Management
5 4 (11.76%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (8.82%) Information Security Management
6 3 (8.82%) ISMS
6 3 (8.82%) IT Audit
6 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.82%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (8.82%) Security Management
6 3 (8.82%) SIEM
7 2 (5.88%) Remediation Plan
7 2 (5.88%) Security Architecture
7 2 (5.88%) Security Operations
8 1 (2.94%) Business Process Improvement
8 1 (2.94%) Data Entry
8 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) CISSP
2 7 (20.59%) CISM
3 3 (8.82%) CISA
4 2 (5.88%) CRISC
4 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) Degree
5 1 (2.94%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (26.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (11.76%) PCI DSS
3 3 (8.82%) QA
4 1 (2.94%) COBIT
4 1 (2.94%) GxP
4 1 (2.94%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (2.94%) ISO27002
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (2.94%) QRadar
1 1 (2.94%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) ArcSight
1 1 (2.94%) Cisco
1 1 (2.94%) Cyber-Ark
1 1 (2.94%) Forcepoint
1 1 (2.94%) IBM
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.94%) VMware