The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Security 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 Analyst
Rank 127 143 115
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 15 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.53% 0.34% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.36% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 6
Median daily rate £474 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £40.18 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-50.22% +13.18%
Security Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region. 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2742 3066 2300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.24% 95.87% 94.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1754 2069 1379
Median daily rate £380 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 164 137
Median hourly rate £14.48 £13.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.38% -1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.82 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £22.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Yorkshire region that featured Security Analyst in the job title.

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Analyst across the Yorkshire region.

Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

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

Security Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Security Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Analyst across the Yorkshire region.

Security Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Security Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the Yorkshire region 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
South Yorkshire -2 9 £500 +33.33%
West Yorkshire +15 6 £375 +25.00% 9
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 across the Yorkshire region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (48.72%) Information Security
2 17 (43.59%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (33.33%) SIEM
4 12 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (28.21%) Security Cleared
5 11 (28.21%) Firewall
6 9 (23.08%) CISSP
7 8 (20.51%) VPN
7 8 (20.51%) Intrusion Detection
7 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (20.51%) Security Operations
8 7 (17.95%) Risk Management
9 6 (15.38%) LAN
9 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
10 5 (12.82%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (12.82%) Incident Management
10 5 (12.82%) Unix
10 5 (12.82%) FTP
10 5 (12.82%) CISA
10 5 (12.82%) CISM
10 5 (12.82%) Juniper
10 5 (12.82%) OSPF
10 5 (12.82%) Intel Security
10 5 (12.82%) BGP
11 4 (10.26%) Sourcefire
11 4 (10.26%) Finance
11 4 (10.26%) CheckPoint
11 4 (10.26%) HTTP
11 4 (10.26%) Cisco
11 4 (10.26%) Windows

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) Firewall
2 8 (20.51%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (20.51%) VPN
3 6 (15.38%) LAN
4 5 (12.82%) BGP
4 5 (12.82%) FTP
4 5 (12.82%) OSPF
5 4 (10.26%) HTTP
6 3 (7.69%) SAN
6 3 (7.69%) SNMP
6 3 (7.69%) SSL
6 3 (7.69%) WAN
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) JIRA
2 2 (5.13%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Legal
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Law
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (10.26%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.69%) Virtual Team
4 2 (5.13%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Unix
2 4 (10.26%) Windows
3 2 (5.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) Information Security
2 17 (43.59%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (33.33%) SIEM
4 8 (20.51%) Security Operations
5 7 (17.95%) Risk Management
6 5 (12.82%) Incident Management
7 4 (10.26%) Data Loss Prevention
7 4 (10.26%) Use Case
8 3 (7.69%) Analytics
8 3 (7.69%) Business Continuity
8 3 (7.69%) Computer Security
8 3 (7.69%) Data Analysis
8 3 (7.69%) ITIL
8 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
8 3 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (7.69%) Virtual Team Management
8 3 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 2 (5.13%) Information Management
9 2 (5.13%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (5.13%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) Security Cleared
2 9 (23.08%) CISSP
3 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 5 (12.82%) CISA
4 5 (12.82%) CISM
5 4 (10.26%) JNCIS
6 2 (5.13%) GSEC
6 2 (5.13%) GSLC
6 2 (5.13%) GSNA
6 2 (5.13%) SANS
7 1 (2.56%) GCIH
7 1 (2.56%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.13%) COBIT
2 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (7.69%) QRadar
3 2 (5.13%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (5.13%) Nessus
3 2 (5.13%) Nmap
3 2 (5.13%) RSA Archer
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Intel Security
1 5 (12.82%) Juniper
2 4 (10.26%) CheckPoint
2 4 (10.26%) Cisco
2 4 (10.26%) Fortinet
2 4 (10.26%) Palo Alto
2 4 (10.26%) Sourcefire
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.13%) Trend Micro
5 1 (2.56%) LogRhythm
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle
5 1 (2.56%) SAP