The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Information 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 Senior Information Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Information Security Analyst
Rank 584 562 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Information Security Analyst 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.002% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.002% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£463 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.03% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £338 -
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50456 47310 53463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.34% 92.54% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30591 27725 29826
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1991 2124 2715
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Senior Information Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Information Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Information Security Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Senior Information Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Information Security Analyst
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Information Security Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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 -27 4 £463 +37.03%
London - 3 £475 -
City of London - 3 £475 -
South East - 1 £450 -
West Midlands - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
North West - - - -
Tunbridge Wells - - - -
Kent - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Liverpool - - - -
Scotland - - - -

Senior Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior Information 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 Senior Information Security Analyst in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) CISSP
3 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (33.33%) CISA
5 2 (33.33%) CISM
5 2 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (16.67%) ISMS
6 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 1 (16.67%) Degree
6 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (16.67%) CRISC
6 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (16.67%) Firewall
6 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
6 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
6 1 (16.67%) Security Management
6 1 (16.67%) NHS
6 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
6 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 1 (16.67%) Project Management
6 1 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL

Senior Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior Information 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 Senior Information Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) ISMS
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CISSP
2 2 (33.33%) CISA
2 2 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) CRISC
3 1 (16.67%) CEH
3 1 (16.67%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft