The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architecture
Rank 78 54 68
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +14
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.23% 0.13% 0.084%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.19% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £600 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £506 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+19.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £28.00
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
925 523 811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 72.04% 69.46% 67.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 236 406
Average daily rate £400 £380 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 24
Average hourly rate £25.00 £50.83 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.81% +154.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £20.35 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £70.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Security Architecture
Scotland

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 22 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 3 (60.00%) SAML
3 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (40.00%) PKI
3 2 (40.00%) CISM
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) CESG
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Retail Banking
3 2 (40.00%) OAuth
3 2 (40.00%) OpenID
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
4 1 (20.00%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (20.00%) jBPM
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) JBoss
4 1 (20.00%) JAAS

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Reverse Proxy
General
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Architect
1 5 (100.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Security Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) SAML
2 2 (40.00%) OAuth
2 2 (40.00%) OpenID
3 1 (20.00%) jBPM
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) JAAS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) PKI
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISM
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss