The table below looks at the statistics for Security Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architecture
Rank 64 69 55
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 8 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.00% 0.52% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 0.61% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 7
Median daily rate £763 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.52% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £693 £300 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £833 £690 £571
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Security Architecture
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
684 990 616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.50% 85.12% 76.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 684 325
Median daily rate £413 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 28 46
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.33 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.17% -38.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Security Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Security Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Security Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Security Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Security Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Security Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Architecture across the Cheshire region.

Security Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Security Architecture
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architecture within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Warrington +15 2 £763 +8.92%
Security Architecture
North West

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) Python
3 6 (46.15%) HTTPS
3 6 (46.15%) SSL
3 6 (46.15%) Shell Script
3 6 (46.15%) MSI
3 6 (46.15%) TDD
3 6 (46.15%) Wiki
3 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (46.15%) Bash Shell
3 6 (46.15%) yum
3 6 (46.15%) Puppet
3 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
3 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
3 6 (46.15%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (46.15%) GitLab
3 6 (46.15%) Security Operations
4 5 (38.46%) TOGAF
4 5 (38.46%) Information Security
5 4 (30.77%) Project Management
5 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (23.08%) SABSA
6 3 (23.08%) CISMP
6 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
6 3 (23.08%) Information Security Management
6 3 (23.08%) Security Management
6 3 (23.08%) Programme Management

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) HTTPS
1 6 (46.15%) SSL
2 2 (15.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) GitLab
1 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
1 6 (46.15%) MSI
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Automation Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Cloud Automation Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Cloud Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Digital Delivery Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Cloud Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Scripter
3 2 (15.38%) Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) CISSP Architect
4 1 (7.69%) CLAS Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Principal Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Principal Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) J2EE
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Wiki
2 2 (15.38%) CESG
2 2 (15.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Security Operations
2 6 (46.15%) TDD
3 5 (38.46%) Information Security
3 5 (38.46%) TOGAF
4 4 (30.77%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (23.08%) Information Security Management
5 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
5 3 (23.08%) SABSA
5 3 (23.08%) Security Management
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (15.38%) Load Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
7 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 1 (7.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Bash Shell
1 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
1 6 (46.15%) Python
1 6 (46.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CISMP
2 2 (15.38%) CISSP
3 1 (7.69%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (7.69%) CISM
3 1 (7.69%) CITP
3 1 (7.69%) CLAS
3 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) IISP
3 1 (7.69%) MBCS
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (46.15%) Puppet
1 6 (46.15%) yum
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) BT
1 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow