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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architecture
Rank 85 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.32% 0.19% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £62.50 £51.17 £35.25
% change year-on-year
+22.14% +45.16%
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
1038 1322 1011
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.84% 82.32% 78.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 561 685 589
Median daily rate £390 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 13
Median hourly rate £42.50 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+165.62% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £42.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 July 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 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Intel Security
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
1 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
1 3 (37.50%) Splunk
1 3 (37.50%) Portfolio Management
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Improvement
1 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Management
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Management
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security
2 2 (25.00%) Threat Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) NServiceBus
2 2 (25.00%) IaaS
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (25.00%) PaaS
2 2 (25.00%) Puppet
2 2 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management

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 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) IaaS
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Security Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) SOC Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Azure DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Cyberthreat Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Cyberthreat Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) SOC Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) IT Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Security Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Unix Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (25.00%) MSMQ
1 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) AIX
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Improvement
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Management
1 3 (37.50%) Portfolio Management
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
1 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) Threat Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Intel Security
1 3 (37.50%) Splunk
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle