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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architecture
Rank 156 196 177
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -19
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 15 14 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.43% 0.25% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.31% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 16
Median daily rate £525 £522 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% +1.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £448 £471
10% offered a daily rate of more than £835 £602 £588
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 £24.50 £51.17 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-52.12% +44.14%
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
3030 4512 4700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.20% 81.87% 79.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2435 3562 3501
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 42 47
Median hourly rate £16.08 £21.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.19% -2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £40.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 12 (50.00%) Finance
1 12 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 6 (25.00%) CISSP
3 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
3 5 (20.83%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (20.83%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (16.67%) SDLC
4 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (16.67%) Cryptography
4 4 (16.67%) .NET
4 4 (16.67%) Linux
4 4 (16.67%) SOA
5 3 (12.50%) SQL
5 3 (12.50%) Java
5 3 (12.50%) Sybase
5 3 (12.50%) CISM
5 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.50%) Information Security
5 3 (12.50%) CESG
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) Banking
5 3 (12.50%) Investment Management
5 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
5 3 (12.50%) People Management
5 3 (12.50%) CLAS
5 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.33%) IaaS

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 (4.17%) IIS
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) IaaS
1 2 (8.33%) SaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
1 1 (4.17%) HTTPS
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) Network Security
1 1 (4.17%) Skype
1 1 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) DB2
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) ERwin
1 1 (4.17%) MSI
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Legal
4 1 (4.17%) Law
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Architect
2 11 (45.83%) Security Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Developer
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Architect
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Database Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Information Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Information Security Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Java Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Java Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Cloud Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.17%) CRM Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.17%) IT Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) IT Security Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) EDI
2 1 (4.17%) jQuery
2 1 (4.17%) JSON
2 1 (4.17%) OAuth
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Cryptography
2 3 (12.50%) CESG
3 2 (8.33%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (8.33%) Data Integration
3 2 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (4.17%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (4.17%) PKI
4 1 (4.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 5 (20.83%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
2 5 (20.83%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (16.67%) SDLC
3 4 (16.67%) SOA
4 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 3 (12.50%) Information Security
4 3 (12.50%) Investment Management
4 3 (12.50%) People Management
4 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 2 (8.33%) Database Security
5 2 (8.33%) OWASP
5 2 (8.33%) SIEM
5 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 2 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) Java
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) PHP
3 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) CISSP
2 3 (12.50%) CISM
2 3 (12.50%) CLAS
2 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (8.33%) CISA
3 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) CEH
4 1 (4.17%) CREST Certified
4 1 (4.17%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.17%) BS7799
3 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
3 1 (4.17%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
1 1 (4.17%) yum
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Sybase
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) SAP