Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Security Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 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.

Security Analyst
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 173 199
Rank change year-on-year +18 +26 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 28 33 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.63% 0.61% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.64% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 11
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £330 £353 £288
90th Percentile £575 £525 £405
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £60.51 £35.00 £40.18
% change year-on-year +72.87% -12.89% +13.99%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4294 5188 5852
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.58% 96.13% 95.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2846 3331 3898
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £221 £250 £250
90th Percentile £545 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 198 320
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.34% +0.35%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.48 £9.00
90th Percentile £38.58 £29.88 £28.78
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Analyst in Yorkshire

Security Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Analyst in Yorkshire

Security Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Analyst in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Analyst in Yorkshire

Security Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Analyst in Yorkshire

Security Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
South Yorkshire +14 16 £550 +22.56%
West Yorkshire +17 12 £414 +3.44% 3
Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Yorkshire region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 14 (50.00%) Information Security
2 14 (50.00%) Banking
3 10 (35.71%) Investment Management
4 8 (28.57%) Firewall
5 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 7 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (25.00%) Security Operations
6 6 (21.43%) Investment Banking
6 6 (21.43%) Business Analysis
6 6 (21.43%) Cisco
7 5 (17.86%) Client/Server
7 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
8 4 (14.29%) SIEM
8 4 (14.29%) Change Control
8 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 4 (14.29%) vSphere
8 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (14.29%) VMware
8 4 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (14.29%) WMI
8 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
8 4 (14.29%) Windows
8 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 4 (14.29%) CCNA

Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) Firewall
2 7 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (14.29%) SNMP
4 2 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (3.57%) HTTP
5 1 (3.57%) Internet
5 1 (3.57%) SMS
5 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Power BI
2 1 (3.57%) Maltego
2 1 (3.57%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Metasploit
General
1 14 (50.00%) Banking
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.86%) Client/Server
3 3 (10.71%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (3.57%) BYOD
4 1 (3.57%) Cyber Kill Chain
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Unix
3 1 (3.57%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (50.00%) Information Security
3 10 (35.71%) Investment Management
4 7 (25.00%) Security Operations
5 6 (21.43%) Business Analysis
6 4 (14.29%) Change Control
6 4 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
6 4 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (14.29%) Service Management
6 4 (14.29%) SIEM
6 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 3 (10.71%) Coaching
7 3 (10.71%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 3 (10.71%) Data Loss Prevention
7 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
7 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.71%) Threat Intelligence
7 3 (10.71%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) CCNA
1 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (14.29%) CISSP
2 3 (10.71%) CISM
2 3 (10.71%) CRISC
3 2 (7.14%) PMP
4 1 (3.57%) ISSAP
4 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) WMI
2 3 (10.71%) Nessus
3 2 (7.14%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (3.57%) CSIRT
4 1 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (3.57%) Nmap
4 1 (3.57%) QRadar
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Cisco
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) VMware
3 3 (10.71%) Symantec
4 2 (7.14%) CyberArk
4 2 (7.14%) IronPort
5 1 (3.57%) McAfee
5 1 (3.57%) Splunk