Period
to 17 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Security Analyst was £444 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 17 July 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.

Senior Security Analyst
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 252 238 231
Rank change year-on-year -14 -7 +66
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Security Analyst 4 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.056% 0.093% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.097% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 12
City of London median daily rate £444 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.39% -2.70% -15.91%
10th Percentile £366 £441 £425
90th Percentile £491 £500 £500
Central London median daily rate £481 £450 £463
% change year-on-year +6.94% -2.70% -15.91%
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 6,728 6,192 6,511
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.87% 95.85% 95.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,295 4,763 5,220
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £300
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £483 £450
% change year-on-year +3.63% +7.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 76 84
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.39 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.56% -8.50% -2.19%
10th Percentile £12.53 £12.52 £11.33
90th Percentile £32.70 £30.04 £32.18
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% -10.53% -

Senior Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Security Analyst in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

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

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

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, Senior 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 Senior Security Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) CEH
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) PKI
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (25.00%) International Banking
3 1 (25.00%) NGN
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Qualys
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Infoblox
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Splunk
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) NGN
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) International Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) AIX
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Forensic Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Runbook
3 1 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Threat Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) CEH
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) GCIH
2 1 (25.00%) SANS
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) F5
1 1 (25.00%) Infoblox
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Qualys
1 1 (25.00%) Splunk