Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Information Security Analyst was £295 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 19 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.

Information Security Analyst
England > South West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 193 188 223
Rank change year-on-year -5 +35 -
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 4 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.072% 0.28% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.29% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 1
South West median daily rate £295 £363 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.62% -5.84% -
England median daily rate £445 £425 £435
% change year-on-year +4.71% -2.30% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Contract vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 5298 5455 6305
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.17% 94.90% 95.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3316 3540 4102
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - -
10th Percentile £210 £213 £219
90th Percentile £538 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 345 401
South West median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% +37.50%
10th Percentile £11.40 £11.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £50.00 £46.00 £45.75
England median hourly rate £18.63 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +0.68% +2.78% +9.09%

Information Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings that featured Information Security Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Analyst in the South West

Information Security Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Security Analyst in the South West

Information Security Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst within the South West region over the 6 months to 19 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
Bristol -12 3 £295 -19.18%
Gloucestershire +22 1 - -
Information Security Analyst
England

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Information 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 South West region featuring Information Security Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) LogLogic
2 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) McAfee
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) ISMS
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) IT Governance
3 1 (25.00%) ISACA

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) ISMS
2 1 (25.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) ISACA
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) LogLogic
1 3 (75.00%) McAfee
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft