The median contractor rate for a Security Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 27 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.

Security Analyst
England / East Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 95 81
Rank change year-on-year -1 -14  
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 7 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.46% 0.19% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.20% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 4
Median daily rate £425 £425 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.94%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £24.50 £45.09
% change year-on-year +87.75% -45.65%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1454 1484 1497
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 94.54% 95.93% 95.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 890 899 879
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £565 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 53 67
Median hourly rate £13.86 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.66% +3.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £9.82 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £20.00 £31.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands that featured Security Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Security Analyst in the East Midlands

Security Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Analyst in the East Midlands

Security Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 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
Northamptonshire +6 5 £425 -10.52%
Nottinghamshire -1 1 £400 +23.07%
Derbyshire - 1 £338 -
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 East Midlands region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) CISM
3 3 (33.33%) CISSP
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (22.22%) Information Security
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 2 (22.22%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) Dependency Management
4 2 (22.22%) VXLAN
4 2 (22.22%) Service Design
4 2 (22.22%) PMO
4 2 (22.22%) NGN
4 2 (22.22%) Fault Management
4 2 (22.22%) SAP GRC
4 2 (22.22%) SAP Security
4 2 (22.22%) SAP GTS
4 2 (22.22%) Computacenter
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (11.11%) F5
5 1 (11.11%) Change Control
5 1 (11.11%) vCloud

Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (11.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP GRC
1 2 (22.22%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) NGN
2 2 (22.22%) Software-Defined Networking
2 2 (22.22%) VXLAN
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) TACACS
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Dependency Management
3 2 (22.22%) Fault Management
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Security
3 2 (22.22%) Service Design
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Compliance Audit
4 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CISM
1 3 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) CCSA
2 1 (11.11%) CCSE
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) vCloud
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Computacenter
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) F5
2 1 (11.11%) Juniper
2 1 (11.11%) Nokia
2 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
2 1 (11.11%) VMware