Period
to 25 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an IT Security Analyst was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 25 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.

IT Security Analyst
England > East of England
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 189 206
Rank change year-on-year -10 +17 0
Contract jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 5 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.097% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 3
East of England median daily rate £488 £263 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +85.71% -41.67% +16.13%
10th Percentile £299 £196 £301
90th Percentile £601 £563 £486
England median daily rate £425 £433 £411
% change year-on-year -1.73% +5.17% +2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
East of England median hourly rate - - £42.38
England median hourly rate - - £42.38

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 4821 4655 5624
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.99% 95.57% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2766 2685 3284
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% - +3.33%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £206
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 383 379 538
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £22.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.10% +5.95% +5.00%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.15 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.15 £43.98
England median hourly rate £18.63 £18.48 £18.00
% change year-on-year +0.81% +2.64% +9.09%

IT Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Security Analyst in the East of England

IT Security Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Security Analyst in the East of England

IT Security Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Security Analyst in the East of England

IT Security Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Security Analyst in the East of England

IT Security Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst within the East of England region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -15 2 £563 +150.00% 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £425 - 1
Hertfordshire -2 1 £300 -
IT Security Analyst
England

IT Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT 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 of England region featuring IT Security Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) CISM
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (20.00%) PMO
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (20.00%) IT Audit
3 1 (20.00%) Cyber Assurance
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) SSCP
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) Degree

IT Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Cyber Assurance
3 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (20.00%) IT Audit
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISM
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory