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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Architect
Rank 567 596 598
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Architect 28 23 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.045% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.048% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 24
Median daily rate £525 £618 £533
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.97% +15.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £525 £468
10% offered a daily rate of more than £698 £765 £586
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £600 £500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
43594 48186 48136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.54% 94.94% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 28781 31160 30947
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1514 1892 2018
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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
London +5 12 £525 -17.32% 4
South West +15 7 £475 -17.39%
South East +30 3 - -
East of England - 3 £475 -
East Midlands - 3 £500 -
Information Security Architect
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Information Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 55 (87.30%) Information Security
2 33 (52.38%) CISSP
3 32 (50.79%) Security Architecture
4 18 (28.57%) CISM
5 16 (25.40%) Retail
5 16 (25.40%) TOGAF
6 15 (23.81%) PCI DSS
7 14 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 14 (22.22%) Risk Management
8 13 (20.63%) Finance
9 12 (19.05%) Security Cleared
10 11 (17.46%) Information Assurance
10 11 (17.46%) SIEM
10 11 (17.46%) Cybersecurity
11 10 (15.87%) CISA
12 9 (14.29%) Management Information System
12 9 (14.29%) CESG
12 9 (14.29%) SABSA
13 8 (12.70%) Banking
13 8 (12.70%) Firewall
14 7 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
14 7 (11.11%) Data Protection
14 7 (11.11%) SC Cleared
15 6 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
15 6 (9.52%) CEH
15 6 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
15 6 (9.52%) Internet
16 5 (7.94%) ITIL
16 5 (7.94%) Service Management

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 (1.59%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) IaaS
2 3 (4.76%) SaaS
3 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.70%) Firewall
2 6 (9.52%) Internet
3 3 (4.76%) Network Security
4 2 (3.17%) Intranet
5 1 (1.59%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
General
1 16 (25.40%) Retail
2 13 (20.63%) Finance
3 8 (12.70%) Banking
4 4 (6.35%) Legal
5 1 (1.59%) Law
5 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) CESG
1 9 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.35%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (4.76%) PKI
4 2 (3.17%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (3.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.59%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.17%) Unix
1 2 (3.17%) Windows
2 1 (1.59%) Linux
2 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (87.30%) Information Security
2 32 (50.79%) Security Architecture
3 16 (25.40%) TOGAF
4 14 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 11 (17.46%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (17.46%) Information Assurance
5 11 (17.46%) SIEM
6 9 (14.29%) SABSA
7 7 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (11.11%) Data Protection
7 7 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
8 6 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (7.94%) ITIL
9 5 (7.94%) Service Management
10 4 (6.35%) Security Operations
10 4 (6.35%) Time Management
11 3 (4.76%) Business Transformation
11 3 (4.76%) Presales
11 3 (4.76%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.59%) Java
Qualifications
1 33 (52.38%) CISSP
2 18 (28.57%) CISM
3 12 (19.05%) Security Cleared
4 10 (15.87%) CISA
5 7 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 6 (9.52%) CEH
7 5 (7.94%) CLAS
8 4 (6.35%) CESG Certified Professional
8 4 (6.35%) CISMP
9 3 (4.76%) CRISC
9 3 (4.76%) GIAC
10 2 (3.17%) CREST Certified
10 2 (3.17%) DV Cleared
10 2 (3.17%) PCI QSA
10 2 (3.17%) SANS
11 1 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (1.59%) Degree
11 1 (1.59%) GCFE
11 1 (1.59%) GCIA
11 1 (1.59%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (23.81%) PCI DSS
2 14 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.17%) COBIT
3 2 (3.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (3.17%) JSP 440
3 2 (3.17%) RMADS
4 1 (1.59%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.59%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.59%) QA
4 1 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 4 (6.35%) Splunk
2 3 (4.76%) Symantec
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.17%) Tripwire
4 1 (1.59%) Infor
4 1 (1.59%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.59%) Varonis