The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Security Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architect
Rank 71 90 76
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 8 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.77% 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.12% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £544 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £513
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.73 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -27.26%
Security Architect
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1000 1632 1145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.81% 95.44% 96.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 615 865 657
Median daily rate £400 £388 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 18
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.93 £11.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £30.89 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Edinburgh region that featured Security Architect in the job title.

Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Security Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Architect across the Edinburgh region.

Security Architect Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Security Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Architect across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Security Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Security Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Identity Access Management
3 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
4 4 (23.53%) CA
4 4 (23.53%) CA Single Sign-On
4 4 (23.53%) RACF
4 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
4 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (17.65%) Data Loss Prevention
5 3 (17.65%) Banking
5 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
5 3 (17.65%) CISSP
6 2 (11.76%) Financial Institution
6 2 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (11.76%) Cyber-Ark
6 2 (11.76%) Hedge funds
6 2 (11.76%) Information Security
7 1 (5.88%) Network Security
7 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (5.88%) Security Architecture
7 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
7 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
7 1 (5.88%) Markit EDM
7 1 (5.88%) Office 365
7 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
7 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi

Security Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) Network Security
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
1 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.88%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Hedge funds
3 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (17.65%) Data Loss Prevention
3 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
4 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Information Security
4 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) CA
2 2 (11.76%) Cyber-Ark
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
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