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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architecture
Rank 169 214 214
Rank change year-on-year
+45 0
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 28 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.47% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.22% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 9
Average daily rate
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£525 £450 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £326 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £511 £500
% change year-on-year
-2.20% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
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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
4517 5541 5855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.47% 76.39% 75.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3410 4083 4330
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 69 89
Average hourly rate £21.62 £20.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.10 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £52.50 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +3.44%

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Architecture across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Security Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Architecture.

1 27 (54.00%) Firewall
2 24 (48.00%) Cisco
3 16 (32.00%) BCP
4 15 (30.00%) Wireless
4 15 (30.00%) SSL
4 15 (30.00%) Juniper
4 15 (30.00%) Business Continuity
4 15 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
4 15 (30.00%) Network Security
4 15 (30.00%) F5
4 15 (30.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 13 (26.00%) Information Security
6 12 (24.00%) Risk Assessment
7 10 (20.00%) Finance
7 10 (20.00%) VPN
7 10 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (20.00%) Reverse Proxy
8 8 (16.00%) Information Assurance
8 8 (16.00%) CESG
9 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (12.00%) CESG CLAS
10 6 (12.00%) SIEM
10 6 (12.00%) CISSP
10 6 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (10.00%) Internet
11 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
11 5 (10.00%) Websense
11 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
11 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (10.00%) RMADS

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Security Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.00%) IIS
1 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 27 (54.00%) Firewall
2 15 (30.00%) Wireless
2 15 (30.00%) SSL
2 15 (30.00%) Network Security
3 10 (20.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 10 (20.00%) VPN
4 5 (10.00%) Internet
5 3 (6.00%) LAN
5 3 (6.00%) WAN
6 2 (4.00%) DNS
7 1 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.00%) Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Publishing
5 1 (2.00%) Local Government
5 1 (2.00%) German Language
5 1 (2.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.00%) Legal
5 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Security Engineer
2 13 (26.00%) Project Engineer
3 12 (24.00%) Architect
4 8 (16.00%) Security Architect
4 8 (16.00%) IT Security Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Security Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Information Architect
6 4 (8.00%) Consultant
6 4 (8.00%) Security Advisor
7 3 (6.00%) Security Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) Technical Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Technical Project Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Security Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) CLAS Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) Digital Architect
8 2 (4.00%) IT Security Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) XML
1 2 (4.00%) XSD
1 2 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) CESG
2 6 (12.00%) CESG CLAS
3 5 (10.00%) RMADS
4 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.00%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (2.00%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (2.00%) FMCG
6 1 (2.00%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Mac OS X
2 2 (4.00%) UNIX
3 1 (2.00%) Android
3 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.00%) AIX
3 1 (2.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) BCP
2 15 (30.00%) Business Continuity
2 15 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
2 15 (30.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 13 (26.00%) Information Security
4 12 (24.00%) Risk Assessment
5 8 (16.00%) Information Assurance
6 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (12.00%) SIEM
8 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (8.00%) Cyber Security
9 4 (8.00%) Network Architecture
9 4 (8.00%) Project Management
10 3 (6.00%) ITIL
10 3 (6.00%) Risk Management
10 3 (6.00%) Network Design
11 2 (4.00%) Project Planning
11 2 (4.00%) Data Protection
11 2 (4.00%) Data Security
11 2 (4.00%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) CISSP
1 6 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.00%) Degree
3 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.00%) CISM
4 2 (4.00%) CISA
5 1 (2.00%) GIAC
5 1 (2.00%) GSEC
5 1 (2.00%) CEH
5 1 (2.00%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.00%) HIPAA
3 1 (2.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.00%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 24 (48.00%) Cisco
2 15 (30.00%) Juniper
2 15 (30.00%) F5
3 5 (10.00%) Websense
3 5 (10.00%) Blue Coat
3 5 (10.00%) Ruckus Wireless
4 4 (8.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.00%) IBM
6 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.00%) HP
6 1 (2.00%) Symantec
6 1 (2.00%) NetApp
6 1 (2.00%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (2.00%) Varonis
6 1 (2.00%) Gemalto
6 1 (2.00%) Lumension
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Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 19 days ago