The median contractor rate for a Senior Security Analyst was £450 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.

Senior Security Analyst
England / London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 414 413 420
Rank change year-on-year -1 +7  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Security Analyst 8 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.039% 0.065% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.068% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 2
Median daily rate £450 £500 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £373 £440
% change year-on-year +20.80% -15.34%  
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%  

Senior Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Security Analyst in London

Senior Security Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Security Analyst in London

Senior Security Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Security Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 23 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
City of London -7 3 £450 -5.26% 1
Senior Security Analyst
England

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

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

1 9 (64.29%) Information Security
1 9 (64.29%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (57.14%) CISSP
2 8 (57.14%) SIEM
3 7 (50.00%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) CISM
4 6 (42.86%) Splunk
5 5 (35.71%) Degree
5 5 (35.71%) Security Operations
6 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (28.57%) Banking
7 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
7 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
7 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
7 3 (21.43%) Change Control
7 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
7 3 (21.43%) Use Case
7 3 (21.43%) Qualys
7 3 (21.43%) International Banking
7 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
7 3 (21.43%) Security Monitoring
7 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 2 (14.29%) ISO 22301
8 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 2 (14.29%) BYOD
8 2 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (14.29%) Cyber Defence

Senior Security 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
3 3 (21.43%) International Banking
4 2 (14.29%) Publishing
4 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (7.14%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) BYOD
2 2 (14.29%) Cyber Defence
2 2 (14.29%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 1 (7.14%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (7.14%) Fintech
3 1 (7.14%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Cybersecurity
1 9 (64.29%) Information Security
2 8 (57.14%) SIEM
3 5 (35.71%) Security Operations
4 3 (21.43%) Change Control
4 3 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
4 3 (21.43%) Security Monitoring
4 3 (21.43%) Use Case
4 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Cryptography
5 2 (14.29%) Data Security
5 2 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (14.29%) OWASP
5 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) CISSP
2 6 (42.86%) CISM
3 5 (35.71%) Degree
4 2 (14.29%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 2 (14.29%) CISA
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (14.29%) ISSAP
5 1 (7.14%) CCSP
5 1 (7.14%) CEH
5 1 (7.14%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
3 2 (14.29%) ISO 22301
3 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (7.14%) GCP
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Splunk
2 3 (21.43%) Qualys
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
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