The median contractor rate for a Senior Security Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 22 June 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.

Senior Security Analyst
London / City of London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 161 210
Rank change year-on-year -1 +49  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Security Analyst 3 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.091% 0.24% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.25% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 1
Median daily rate £450 £475 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -26.92%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £373 £440
% change year-on-year +20.80% -15.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3148 3259 5509
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.51% 95.74% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2405 2639 4250
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 40 99
Median hourly rate £17.77 £20.00 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.15% +1.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £12.94 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £43.57 £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Senior Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Senior Security Analyst in the job title.

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

Senior 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 Senior Security Analyst in the City of London.

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

Senior Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Senior 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 City of London region featuring Senior Security Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (75.00%) Security Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) CISM
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (75.00%) International Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Qualys
2 3 (75.00%) Splunk
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) Forensic Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux

Senior 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:

General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) International Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (75.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Security Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (25.00%) Forensic Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISM
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Qualys
1 3 (75.00%) Splunk
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