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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architecture
Rank 85 76 62
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -14
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 5 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.49% 0.30% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.37% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 8
Median daily rate £600 £475 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% +13.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £499
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +0.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £62.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £67.50 - £32.00
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
876 820 640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.46% 83.33% 79.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 615 521 316
Median daily rate £435 £401 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.61% +3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 32 32
Median hourly rate £22.54 £20.97 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.48% -40.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £39.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
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 27 May 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 - 4 £600 -
Chester - 1 £550 -
Security Architecture
North West

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 5 (71.43%) Security Management
1 5 (71.43%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) Information Security Management
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (42.86%) SABSA
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) CISMP
3 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) User Experience
5 1 (14.29%) Application Performance Management
5 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
5 1 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Threat Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
5 1 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (14.29%) SFIA
5 1 (14.29%) CLAS
5 1 (14.29%) Degree

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Delivery Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Digital Delivery Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) CLAS Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) CESG
2 1 (14.29%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Information Security
1 5 (71.43%) Security Management
2 4 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (57.14%) Information Security Management
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 3 (42.86%) SABSA
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Application Performance Management
5 1 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) SFIA
5 1 (14.29%) Threat Modelling
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CISMP
2 1 (14.29%) CLAS
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) BT
1 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow