The median contractor rate for a Security Analyst was £449 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 3 months to 28 March 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 Analyst
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 56 62
Rank change year-on-year -4 +6  
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.31% 0.76% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.80% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £449 £368 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.10% +13.07%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £358
% change year-on-year -3.12% +11.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £13.81 £22.50
% change year-on-year +153.43% -38.62%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 606 623 690
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 94.39% 95.26% 96.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 416 454
Median daily rate £413 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 25 23
Median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +118.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.39 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Analyst in Wiltshire

Security Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Analyst in Wiltshire

Security Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst in Wiltshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Analyst in Wiltshire

Security Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Swindon +1 2 £449 -10.25%
Security Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Wiltshire region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (80.00%) Information Security
2 10 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 10 (50.00%) CISSP
3 9 (45.00%) CISA
3 9 (45.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (35.00%) Data Loss Prevention
5 7 (35.00%) Retail
6 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
6 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (30.00%) Network Security
7 5 (25.00%) CISM
8 4 (20.00%) Scrum
8 4 (20.00%) VMware
8 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
8 4 (20.00%) ISEB
8 4 (20.00%) DMZ
8 4 (20.00%) Intel Security
8 4 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (20.00%) Data Security
8 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (20.00%) Reference Data
8 4 (20.00%) PCI DSS
8 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 4 (20.00%) JIRA
8 4 (20.00%) IIBA
8 4 (20.00%) Confluence
8 4 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (20.00%) Waterfall

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

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Network Security
2 4 (20.00%) DMZ
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 7 (35.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Cyber Defence
1 4 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 4 (20.00%) Reference Data
1 4 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Information Security
2 10 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 8 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (35.00%) Data Loss Prevention
5 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
5 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (20.00%) Data Security
6 4 (20.00%) Network Segmentation
6 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (20.00%) Scrum
6 4 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
6 4 (20.00%) Security Operations
6 4 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (15.00%) Business Process Improvement
7 3 (15.00%) Demand Management
7 3 (15.00%) Process Improvement
7 3 (15.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) CISSP
2 9 (45.00%) CISA
3 5 (25.00%) CISM
4 4 (20.00%) IIBA
4 4 (20.00%) ISEB
4 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.00%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Intel Security
1 4 (20.00%) Splunk
1 4 (20.00%) VMware