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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architecture
Rank 77 91 75
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.097% 0.059% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.071% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £725
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 - £42.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Security Architecture
Scotland

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
830 1407 905
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 80.58% 82.38% 76.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 509 751 531
Median daily rate £398 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 10
Median hourly rate £43.00 £15.75 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+173.01% -0.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.41 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.38 £31.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 3 (50.00%) Network Security
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Threat Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (33.33%) Compliance Management
2 2 (33.33%) Risk and Compliance Management
2 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) PaaS
2 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 2 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (33.33%) Splunk
2 2 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (33.33%) NServiceBus
2 2 (33.33%) IaaS
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server

Security Architecture
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) IaaS
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) FWSM
2 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Azure DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Cyberthreat Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Cyberthreat Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) SOC Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) SOC Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Check Point Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) IT Architect
3 1 (16.67%) IT Security Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) MSMQ
1 2 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Compliance Management
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 2 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Risk and Compliance Management
1 2 (33.33%) Threat Modelling
1 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCIE
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Cacti
2 1 (16.67%) Nagios
2 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Intel Security
1 2 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds