The first table below looks at the demand for the Information Security Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Architect
Rank 560 553 550
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Architect 9 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.004% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.005% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
Average daily rate
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£520 £475 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.47% -13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £475 £490
10% offered a daily rate of more than £611 £615 £606
UK excluding London average daily rate £538 £475 £550
% change year-on-year
+13.15% -13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44977 43051 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.56% 92.64% 92.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 27854 25792 27963
Average daily rate £400 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1820 1992 2536
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.26 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.57 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
Information Security Architect
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Information Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Security Architect in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 23 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +4 4 £520 -9.56%
South East -3 3 £650 +36.84%
East of England -19 1 - -
North West - 1 £425 -
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
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Information Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Information Security Architect in their job title 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 with Information Security Architect in their job title.

1 11 (84.62%) Information Security
2 9 (69.23%) Security Architecture
3 6 (46.15%) CESG
4 5 (38.46%) Information Assurance
4 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
4 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
5 3 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (23.08%) Freedom of Information Act
5 3 (23.08%) JSP 440
5 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
5 3 (23.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (23.08%) CISSP
5 3 (23.08%) CISM
5 3 (23.08%) Security Management
6 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
6 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (7.69%) OWASP
7 1 (7.69%) Banking
7 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
7 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (7.69%) Degree
7 1 (7.69%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (7.69%) CISA

Information Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Information Security Architect in their job title 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 with Information Security Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) Telnet
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) CESG
2 3 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (23.08%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.69%) GIS
4 1 (7.69%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Information Security
2 9 (69.23%) Security Architecture
3 5 (38.46%) Information Assurance
4 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
4 3 (23.08%) Security Management
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
6 1 (7.69%) OWASP
6 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
6 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.69%) Information Security Management
6 1 (7.69%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) CISSP
2 3 (23.08%) CISM
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (23.08%) JSP 440
2 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) HP
1 1 (7.69%) VMware