The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Information Security Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Architect
Rank 582 619 571
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -48
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Architect 37 12 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.074% 0.023% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.024% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 9 26
Median daily rate £525 £650 £565
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.23% +15.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £465 £479
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £763
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £700 £558
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.00
Information Security Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47211 49401 48939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.65% 94.99% 93.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 31129 32106 30344
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1529 1897 1992
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £41.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Information Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Information Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Information Security Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Information Security Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

Information Security Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Information Security Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

Information Security Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Information Security Architect across the England region.

Information Security Architect Hourly Rate Trend in England

Information Security Architect
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West - 16 £500 -
London -1 14 £650 +8.33% 2
South East +18 2 - - 1
North West +17 2 £600 -14.28%
North East -27 1 £625 -10.71%
West Midlands -28 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Information Security Architect
UK

Information Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Information 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 England region featuring Information Security Architect in the job title.

1 53 (91.38%) Information Security
2 32 (55.17%) CISSP
3 28 (48.28%) Security Architecture
4 21 (36.21%) CISM
5 20 (34.48%) Retail
6 19 (32.76%) TOGAF
7 16 (27.59%) PCI DSS
8 14 (24.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 13 (22.41%) Risk Management
10 10 (17.24%) Finance
10 10 (17.24%) CESG
10 10 (17.24%) Cybersecurity
10 10 (17.24%) SABSA
11 9 (15.52%) Security Cleared
12 8 (13.79%) SIEM
12 8 (13.79%) Management Information System
12 8 (13.79%) CEH
12 8 (13.79%) CISA
13 7 (12.07%) Identity Access Management
13 7 (12.07%) Information Assurance
14 6 (10.34%) Data Protection
14 6 (10.34%) Banking
14 6 (10.34%) Security Operations
15 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
15 5 (8.62%) Risk Assessment
15 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (8.62%) Service Management
15 5 (8.62%) Internet
16 4 (6.90%) ITIL
16 4 (6.90%) Firewall

Information Security Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 1 (1.72%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) IaaS
1 4 (6.90%) SaaS
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) Internet
2 4 (6.90%) Firewall
3 3 (5.17%) Network Security
4 2 (3.45%) Intranet
5 1 (1.72%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
General
1 20 (34.48%) Retail
2 10 (17.24%) Finance
3 6 (10.34%) Banking
4 4 (6.90%) Legal
5 1 (1.72%) Law
5 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) CESG
2 8 (13.79%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.90%) PKI
3 4 (6.90%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.72%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.72%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.45%) Linux
1 2 (3.45%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) Unix
2 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (91.38%) Information Security
2 28 (48.28%) Security Architecture
3 19 (32.76%) TOGAF
4 13 (22.41%) Risk Management
5 10 (17.24%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (17.24%) SABSA
6 8 (13.79%) SIEM
7 7 (12.07%) Identity Access Management
7 7 (12.07%) Information Assurance
8 6 (10.34%) Data Protection
8 6 (10.34%) Security Operations
9 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (8.62%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (8.62%) Service Management
9 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (6.90%) ITIL
10 4 (6.90%) Time Management
11 3 (5.17%) Business Transformation
11 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (5.17%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 32 (55.17%) CISSP
2 21 (36.21%) CISM
3 9 (15.52%) Security Cleared
4 8 (13.79%) CEH
4 8 (13.79%) CISA
5 4 (6.90%) CISMP
5 4 (6.90%) SC Cleared
6 3 (5.17%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (5.17%) CLAS
6 3 (5.17%) GIAC
7 2 (3.45%) CRISC
8 1 (1.72%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.72%) CCNA
8 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.72%) Degree
8 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.72%) GCIA
8 1 (1.72%) GCIH
8 1 (1.72%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (27.59%) PCI DSS
2 14 (24.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.45%) COBIT
4 1 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.72%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.72%) QA
4 1 (1.72%) RMADS
Vendors
1 3 (5.17%) Splunk
1 3 (5.17%) Symantec
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.72%) Cloudera
3 1 (1.72%) Infor
3 1 (1.72%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.72%) Varonis
3 1 (1.72%) VMware
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