The table below looks at the statistics for Security Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architecture
Rank 83 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.16% 0.089% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£725 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £523 £525
% change year-on-year
-4.30% -0.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 - -
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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 Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
940 808 700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 76.99% 71.63% 67.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 388 318
Average daily rate £400 £396 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +7.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 17
Average hourly rate £15.77 £22.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.91% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £5.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Architecture across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Security Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Security Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Security Architecture
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
1 2 (40.00%) Retail Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (20.00%) RMADS
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) jBPM
2 1 (20.00%) CESG
2 1 (20.00%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) SAML
2 1 (20.00%) JAAS
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Security
2 1 (20.00%) Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Reverse Proxy
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
1 2 (40.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) CLAS Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Security Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) jBPM
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) SAML
1 1 (20.00%) JAAS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) RMADS
1 1 (20.00%) CESG
1 1 (20.00%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Security
2 1 (20.00%) Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss