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 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Risk Analyst
Rank 641 631 616
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Security Risk Analyst 20 18 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.032% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.033% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 14
Median daily rate £430 £438 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.71% -10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £358 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -10.00%
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
51031 54127 51833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.79% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 33206 34317 31392
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1549 2019 2086
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 July 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 19 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 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 +2 17 £403 -1.52% 2
London +2 8 £500 +21.21% 1
City of London +50 4 £550 - 1
South West - 4 £225 - 1
Scotland +1 3 £500 -
Edinburgh - 3 £500 -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 £371 -
East of England - 2 - -
Suffolk - 2 - -
Cheltenham - 2 £225 -
Ipswich - 2 - -
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 2 £225 -
Coventry - 1 £375 -
Warwickshire - 1 £368 -
Bristol - 1 - - 1
Somerset - 1 - -
Warwick - 1 £368 -

Security Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 27 (72.97%) Information Security
2 15 (40.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (37.84%) CISSP
4 11 (29.73%) Risk Management
4 11 (29.73%) Finance
5 9 (24.32%) CISM
6 8 (21.62%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (18.92%) GAP Analysis
7 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (16.22%) PCI DSS
8 6 (16.22%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (13.51%) Retail
9 5 (13.51%) Data Protection
9 5 (13.51%) Risk Analysis
10 4 (10.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (10.81%) QA
10 4 (10.81%) ISMS
10 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
10 4 (10.81%) Project Management
10 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
11 3 (8.11%) MS Office
11 3 (8.11%) Information Security Management
11 3 (8.11%) Security Management
11 3 (8.11%) Financial Institution
11 3 (8.11%) Banking
11 3 (8.11%) Security Operations
12 2 (5.41%) IT Audit
12 2 (5.41%) CRISC
12 2 (5.41%) SIEM

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (2.70%) Firewall
1 1 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 11 (29.73%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Retail
3 3 (8.11%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.70%) Dutch Language
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Wholesale Banking
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.70%) CESG
3 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.70%) Fintech
3 1 (2.70%) FMCG
3 1 (2.70%) PMI
3 1 (2.70%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) Information Security
2 11 (29.73%) Risk Management
3 8 (21.62%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (18.92%) GAP Analysis
5 6 (16.22%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (13.51%) Data Protection
6 5 (13.51%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (10.81%) ISMS
7 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
7 4 (10.81%) Project Management
8 3 (8.11%) Information Security Management
8 3 (8.11%) Security Management
8 3 (8.11%) Security Operations
9 2 (5.41%) IT Audit
9 2 (5.41%) Security Architecture
9 2 (5.41%) SIEM
9 2 (5.41%) Workflow
10 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (2.70%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) CISSP
2 9 (24.32%) CISM
3 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) CISA
4 2 (5.41%) CRISC
4 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) ISSMP
5 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (40.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (16.22%) PCI DSS
3 4 (10.81%) QA
4 1 (2.70%) GxP
4 1 (2.70%) ISO27002
4 1 (2.70%) ISO27005
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (2.70%) QRadar
1 1 (2.70%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) ArcSight
1 1 (2.70%) Cisco
1 1 (2.70%) Cyber-Ark
1 1 (2.70%) Forcepoint
1 1 (2.70%) IBM
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.70%) VMware