Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Security Analyst was £295 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Security Analyst
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 93 98
Rank change year-on-year -17 +5 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 5 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.26% 0.83% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.87% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 3
Bristol median daily rate £295 £365 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.18% -33.64% +52.78%
10th Percentile £293 £300 £354
90th Percentile £361 £388 £640
South West median daily rate £375 £368 £375
% change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Contract vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 1858 1603 1651
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.84% 94.91% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1267 1139 1217
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £213 £231 £235
90th Percentile £525 £550 £536
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 79 83
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £24.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +48.48% -
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £50.25 £47.50 £41.50
South West median hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +22.00% -9.09% +37.50%

Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Security Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Security Analyst in Bristol

Security Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Analyst in Bristol

Security Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Analyst in Bristol

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 Bristol region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
1 4 (80.00%) LogLogic
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 4 (80.00%) McAfee
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Demand Management
3 1 (20.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) Nokia
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Measurement

Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Demand Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (20.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Measurement
2 1 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) LogLogic
1 4 (80.00%) McAfee
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Nokia