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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architecture
Rank 149 155 189
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +34
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 13 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.27% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 10
Median daily rate £608 £600 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £490 £437
10% offered a daily rate of more than £753 £610 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £594 £500
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.75 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.54%
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
2786 2911 4624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.06% 84.13% 80.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2207 2334 3614
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £308 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 23 52
Median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £18.70 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.60 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 16 (61.54%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Information Security
2 8 (30.77%) CISSP
3 6 (23.08%) Firewall
3 6 (23.08%) TOGAF
4 5 (19.23%) Change Management
4 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (19.23%) Cisco
4 5 (19.23%) Palo Alto
5 4 (15.38%) Windows
5 4 (15.38%) SOA
5 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
5 4 (15.38%) CISM
5 4 (15.38%) Cryptography
5 4 (15.38%) Degree
5 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 4 (15.38%) Banking
5 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
6 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
6 3 (11.54%) PCI DSS
6 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
6 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
6 3 (11.54%) Network Security
6 3 (11.54%) Investment Management
6 3 (11.54%) Aruba
6 3 (11.54%) F5
6 3 (11.54%) SIEM
6 3 (11.54%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Investment Banking

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 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) IaaS
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) BGP
2 3 (11.54%) DHCP
2 3 (11.54%) DNS
2 3 (11.54%) EIGRP
2 3 (11.54%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (11.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (11.54%) HSRP
2 3 (11.54%) IPsec
2 3 (11.54%) Multicast
2 3 (11.54%) Network Security
2 3 (11.54%) OSPF
2 3 (11.54%) Spanning Tree
2 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.54%) VRRP
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (7.69%) Internet
3 2 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (7.69%) SSL
3 2 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Big Data
2 1 (3.85%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) ERwin
General
1 16 (61.54%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Law
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Architect
2 11 (42.31%) Security Architect
3 5 (19.23%) Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Security Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Data Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Data Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Database Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Information Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Information Security Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Lead Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Data Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Chief Information Officer
6 1 (3.85%) IT Security Architect
6 1 (3.85%) IT Security Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Security Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Security Officer
6 1 (3.85%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) EDI
1 1 (3.85%) OAuth
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
1 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Cryptography
1 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.85%) Internet of Things
3 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.85%) PKI
3 1 (3.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Unix
3 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Information Security
2 6 (23.08%) TOGAF
3 5 (19.23%) Change Management
4 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 4 (15.38%) SOA
5 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (11.54%) Investment Management
5 3 (11.54%) Low Latency
5 3 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
5 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
5 3 (11.54%) SIEM
5 3 (11.54%) Ultra-Low Latency
5 3 (11.54%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (7.69%) Database Security
6 2 (7.69%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Software Audit
6 2 (7.69%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) CISSP
2 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (15.38%) CISM
3 4 (15.38%) Degree
3 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 3 (11.54%) CCIE
4 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
5 2 (7.69%) CCSP
6 1 (3.85%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (3.85%) CEH
6 1 (3.85%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (3.85%) CREST Certified
6 1 (3.85%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) PCI DSS
2 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Cisco
1 5 (19.23%) Palo Alto
2 3 (11.54%) Aruba
2 3 (11.54%) F5
2 3 (11.54%) Juniper
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) SAP
3 2 (7.69%) Sybase
4 1 (3.85%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (3.85%) Dell
4 1 (3.85%) Splunk
4 1 (3.85%) Symantec