The table below looks at the statistics for Security Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architecture
Rank 158 199 178
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -21
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 8 14 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.24% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.29% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 11
Median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £449 £488
10% offered a daily rate of more than £815 £602 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £62.50 £51.17 £35.25
% change year-on-year
+22.14% +45.16%
Security Architecture
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2919 4781 4626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 85.33% 80.65% 80.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2374 3786 3439
Median daily rate £475 £469 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 47 47
Median hourly rate £12.50 £22.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% +2.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Security Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Security Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Security Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Security Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Security Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Security Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 10 (45.45%) Finance
1 10 (45.45%) TOGAF
2 6 (27.27%) CISSP
3 5 (22.73%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (18.18%) SDLC
4 4 (18.18%) .NET
4 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (13.64%) Banking
5 3 (13.64%) CESG
5 3 (13.64%) Cryptography
5 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
5 3 (13.64%) Firewall
5 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.64%) Java
5 3 (13.64%) Windows
5 3 (13.64%) Linux
5 3 (13.64%) CLAS
5 3 (13.64%) People Management
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (9.09%) SABSA
6 2 (9.09%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle
6 2 (9.09%) Sybase
6 2 (9.09%) SQL
6 2 (9.09%) Active Directory

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) IaaS
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) PaaS
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) DMZ
2 2 (9.09%) Network Security
2 2 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.55%) DWDM
3 1 (4.55%) HTTPS
3 1 (4.55%) Internet
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) MPLS
3 1 (4.55%) NGN
3 1 (4.55%) Packet Switching
3 1 (4.55%) SSL
3 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) DB2
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) ERwin
1 1 (4.55%) MSI
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Law
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Architect
2 11 (50.00%) Security Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Architect
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Security Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Java Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Java Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Chief Enterprise Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Chief Security Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Cloud Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) CRM Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Head of Information Security
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) EDI
2 1 (4.55%) jQuery
2 1 (4.55%) JSON
2 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) CESG
1 3 (13.64%) Cryptography
2 2 (9.09%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (9.09%) Data Integration
2 2 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (4.55%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) TOGAF
2 5 (22.73%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 4 (18.18%) SDLC
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
4 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (13.64%) People Management
4 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.09%) Investment Management
5 2 (9.09%) SABSA
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 2 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (4.55%) CRM
6 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) CISSP
2 3 (13.64%) CLAS
3 2 (9.09%) CEH
3 2 (9.09%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (9.09%) CISA
3 2 (9.09%) CISM
3 2 (9.09%) ISSAP
3 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) CREST Certified
4 1 (4.55%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.55%) BS7799
2 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.55%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) RMADS
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
1 1 (4.55%) yum
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle
1 2 (9.09%) Sybase
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco
2 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
2 1 (4.55%) Juniper
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Palo Alto
2 1 (4.55%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) VMware