Period
to 24 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Malware Analyst was - per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 September 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.

Malware Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 830 860
Contract jobs requiring a Malware Analyst 0 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England - 0.008% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.008% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
England median daily rate - £400 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -17.95% +8.33%
UK median daily rate - £400 £488
% change year-on-year - -17.95% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 88,256 84,956 93,781
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.72% 94.90% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,675 56,097 61,905
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £258
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,835 2,514 2,891
England median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.74% -1.58% +8.39%
10th Percentile £11.08 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £46.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £18.92 £18.94
% change year-on-year -7.51% -0.08% +6.02%

Malware Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Malware Analyst in England

Malware Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Malware Analyst in England