The median contractor rate for a Technical Security 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.

Technical Security Analyst
England / London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 418 418 422
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Security Analyst 4 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.019% 0.042% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.044% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 0
Median daily rate £400 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.80% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £538 £350
% change year-on-year -27.90% +53.57%  
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%  

Technical Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Security Analyst in London

Technical Security Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Security Analyst in London

Technical Security Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Security Analyst in London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Security Analyst in London

Technical 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 Technical 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 -4 2 £513 +2.50% 2
Technical Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Technical 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 Technical Security Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) CISSP
3 3 (60.00%) Information Security
3 3 (60.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) Tripwire
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Forensics
4 2 (40.00%) Network Design
4 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
4 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (40.00%) BladeLogic
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) Time Management
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (40.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (40.00%) E-Discovery
4 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) Threat Management
4 2 (40.00%) SANS
4 2 (40.00%) CNA

Technical 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 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MS Access
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) PMI
2 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) AIX
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Forensics
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (40.00%) Data Security
2 2 (40.00%) E-Discovery
2 2 (40.00%) Forensic Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Threat Detection
2 2 (40.00%) Threat Management
2 2 (40.00%) Time Management
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) CNA
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) GCIA
2 2 (40.00%) GCIH
2 2 (40.00%) GIAC
2 2 (40.00%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Novell Certification
2 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (40.00%) SANS
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) BladeLogic
1 2 (40.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) BMC
1 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (40.00%) Symantec
1 2 (40.00%) Tripwire