The median contractor rate for a Security Risk Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 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 Risk Analyst
England / London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 417 418 420
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a Security Risk Analyst 5 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.024% 0.042% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.044% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 1
Median daily rate £400 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £368 £475
% change year-on-year +17.34% -22.63%  
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 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19622 20610 22172
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.89% 95.28% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 14013 14955 15445
Median daily rate £500 £463 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +3.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £603
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 227 383
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.89 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -4.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.50 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Security Risk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Risk Analyst in London

Security Risk Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Risk Analyst in London

Security Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Security Risk 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 London region featuring Security Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
2 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
2 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (37.50%) CISM
2 3 (37.50%) CISSP
3 2 (25.00%) NHS
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) McAfee
3 2 (25.00%) Sophos
3 2 (25.00%) SSCP
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Legal
3 2 (25.00%) Security+ Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Cryptography
3 2 (25.00%) Nessus
3 2 (25.00%) CEH
3 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection

Security Risk Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) Data Lake
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (25.00%) NHS
3 1 (12.50%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
3 2 (25.00%) Cryptography
3 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) ISMS
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) SIEM
3 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (12.50%) Internal Audit
4 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CISM
1 3 (37.50%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) CASP
2 2 (25.00%) CEH
2 2 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (25.00%) Security+ Certification
2 2 (25.00%) SSCP
3 1 (12.50%) CISA
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (25.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (12.50%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) LogRhythm
1 2 (25.00%) McAfee
1 2 (25.00%) Palo Alto
1 2 (25.00%) Qualys
1 2 (25.00%) Sophos
1 2 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Tableau
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