The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Technical Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Security Analyst
UK
Rank 581 606 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Security Analyst 5 16 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.031% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.032% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 0
Median daily rate £478 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.37% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+13.75% -
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
42200 49241 49534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.98% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 27496 31679 30638
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1533 1662 1940
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

Technical Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Technical Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Security Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Technical Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Technical Security Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Security Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Technical Security Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Technical Security Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Technical Security Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Technical Security Analyst
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Security Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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 +45 3 £469 +17.18%
Scotland +24 2 £478 +19.37%
Glasgow - 2 £478 -
Yorkshire - 2 £388 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £388 -
London +18 1 £550 +29.41%
Castleford - 1 - -
Halifax - 1 £388 -

Technical Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Technical Security 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 Technical Security Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (60.00%) Finance
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
1 6 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (50.00%) Information Security
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
2 5 (50.00%) Network Security
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (30.00%) PMP
4 3 (30.00%) PMI Certification
4 3 (30.00%) Juniper
4 3 (30.00%) CISSP
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (30.00%) CISM
4 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (30.00%) Identity Management
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (30.00%) Network Management
4 3 (30.00%) Network Segmentation
5 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
5 2 (20.00%) RSA Security Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) NetWitness
5 2 (20.00%) Office 365
5 2 (20.00%) Analytics

Technical Security 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 3 (30.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (50.00%) Information Security
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Identity Management
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) Network Management
4 3 (30.00%) Network Segmentation
4 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (20.00%) Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE
6 1 (10.00%) Change Management
6 1 (10.00%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (10.00%) SIEM
6 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CISM
1 3 (30.00%) CISSP
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
1 3 (30.00%) PMI Certification
1 3 (30.00%) PMP
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) CCSA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (30.00%) Juniper
4 2 (20.00%) NetWitness
4 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (20.00%) Sourcefire
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft