The first table below looks at the demand for Security Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architecture
Rank 60 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.14% 0.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £427 £557
% change year-on-year
+17.09% -23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
485 405 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 68.02% 66.83% 71.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 234 252
Average daily rate £351 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.53% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 17
Average hourly rate £21.25 £175.00 £18.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.85% +822.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.05 £84.10 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £179.50 £175.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Security Architecture
West Midlands

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Architecture across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Security Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Architecture across the Birmingham region.

Security Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Security Architecture
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Security Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Architecture.

1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) Network Design
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) CCSA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) CESG
3 1 (25.00%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (25.00%) SCADA
3 1 (25.00%) RMADS
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Security Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) IT Security Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (25.00%) CLAS Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) IT Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CESG
1 1 (25.00%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (25.00%) SCADA
1 1 (25.00%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) CISM
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco