Period
to 19 November 2018

The median contractor rate for an Information Security Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

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.

Information Security Analyst
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 250 233 239
Rank change year-on-year -17 +6 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 5 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.071% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.23% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 13
City of London median daily rate £450 £463 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% -1.07% +3.89%
10th Percentile £338 £332 £372
90th Percentile £519 £483 £533
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6,679 6,657 6,363
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.28% 94.71% 95.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,303 5,261 5,061
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £305 £313 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £663
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 94 77
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -2.86% -2.78%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £27.30 £29.29 £48.40
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.10 £17.21
% change year-on-year +3.31% +5.19% -4.40%

Information Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Analyst in the City of London

Information Security Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Security Analyst in the City of London

Information Security Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Security Analyst in the City of London

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, Information Security Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region featuring Information Security Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) GDPR
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Law
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) CSIRT
4 1 (20.00%) Threat Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) SMTP
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) FTP
4 1 (20.00%) HTTP
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) McAfee
4 1 (20.00%) Sophos
4 1 (20.00%) Banking

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) 4G
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) FTP
2 1 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (20.00%) SMTP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Law
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (20.00%) ISMS
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) GDPR
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) CSIRT
1 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) CyberArk
1 1 (20.00%) Lumension
1 1 (20.00%) McAfee
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (20.00%) Sophos
1 1 (20.00%) Splunk
1 1 (20.00%) Varonis
1 1 (20.00%) VMware