The table below looks at the statistics for Security Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architecture
Rank 420 403 448
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +45
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 163 173 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.35% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.46% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 115 61
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£550 £506 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.64% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £388 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £506 £420
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +20.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £68.00 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38856 37385 32217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.70% 75.37% 73.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 24681 23757 19706
Average daily rate £420 £404 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% -2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1136 1104 1010
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.36 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £47.50 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Architecture across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Security Architecture Daily Rate Trend in England

Security Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Security Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in England

Security Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Security Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in England

Security Architecture
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 Security Architecture within the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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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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 -16 83 £571 +7.52% 23
South East -4 44 £500 +0.25% 8
South West +10 13 £590 +13.46% 5
West Midlands -6 12 £475 +5.55% 2
East of England +8 4 £413 +46.66% 2
North West -33 4 £410 -23.72% 4
East Midlands -8 1 £525 - 3
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Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Security Architecture also 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 that cited Security Architecture.

1 96 (33.10%) Information Security
2 88 (30.34%) CISSP
3 71 (24.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 67 (23.10%) Security Cleared
5 59 (20.34%) TOGAF
6 52 (17.93%) Finance
7 47 (16.21%) Firewall
8 46 (15.86%) Management Information System
8 46 (15.86%) SABSA
9 45 (15.52%) Cyber Security
9 45 (15.52%) SC Cleared
10 39 (13.45%) CISM
10 39 (13.45%) PCI DSS
11 38 (13.10%) Agile Software Development
12 36 (12.41%) ITIL
13 35 (12.07%) CESG
14 31 (10.69%) Network Security
15 30 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
16 28 (9.66%) Linux
17 27 (9.31%) Information Assurance
18 25 (8.62%) Risk Management
19 24 (8.28%) CESG CLAS
19 24 (8.28%) Windows
19 24 (8.28%) Java
19 24 (8.28%) Degree
19 24 (8.28%) SIEM
19 24 (8.28%) Vulnerability Management
20 22 (7.59%) Data Protection
20 22 (7.59%) SOA
20 22 (7.59%) Risk Assessment

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Security Architecture also 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 that cited Security Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (6.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 13 (4.48%) IIS
3 5 (1.72%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.72%) Apache
4 2 (0.69%) SAS
4 2 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (0.69%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.34%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (0.69%) MS Office
2 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.34%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.34%) TIBCO iProcess
2 1 (0.34%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.76%) SaaS
1 8 (2.76%) PaaS
2 6 (2.07%) IaaS
2 6 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (16.21%) Firewall
2 31 (10.69%) Network Security
3 20 (6.90%) VPN
4 19 (6.55%) LAN
5 16 (5.52%) Internet
5 16 (5.52%) WAN
6 13 (4.48%) SAN
7 11 (3.79%) TCP/IP
8 10 (3.45%) DNS
8 10 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (2.41%) Wireless
10 6 (2.07%) BGP
10 6 (2.07%) IPsec
11 5 (1.72%) Multicast
11 5 (1.72%) NAS
11 5 (1.72%) ATM
11 5 (1.72%) SSL
12 4 (1.38%) MPLS
12 4 (1.38%) HTTPS
13 3 (1.03%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.45%) Big Data
3 8 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (2.41%) MySQL
5 5 (1.72%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.69%) Snowflake Schema
6 2 (0.69%) Star Schema
6 2 (0.69%) OLAP
6 2 (0.69%) ActiveReports
6 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.69%) Cognos Report Studio
6 2 (0.69%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.34%) DB2
7 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
General
1 52 (17.93%) Finance
2 14 (4.83%) Legal
3 11 (3.79%) Banking
4 10 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.07%) Games
6 5 (1.72%) Multimedia
7 4 (1.38%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.69%) Law
9 2 (0.69%) Publishing
9 2 (0.69%) Retail
10 1 (0.34%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Local Government
10 1 (0.34%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 175 (60.34%) Architect
2 126 (43.45%) Security Architect
3 42 (14.48%) Consultant
4 29 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 28 (9.66%) Security Consultant
6 27 (9.31%) Technical Architect
7 21 (7.24%) Analyst
8 19 (6.55%) Security Analyst
9 18 (6.21%) Enterprise Security Architect
10 16 (5.52%) Security Specialist
10 16 (5.52%) Security Engineer
11 13 (4.48%) Solutions Architect
12 12 (4.14%) Information Architect
13 11 (3.79%) Information Security Architect
14 10 (3.45%) CLAS Consultant
15 9 (3.10%) Lead Architect
15 9 (3.10%) Lead Security Architect
16 8 (2.76%) IT Architect
16 8 (2.76%) IT Security Architect
17 6 (2.07%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.79%) J2EE
2 8 (2.76%) Middleware
3 7 (2.41%) JMS
4 4 (1.38%) JSP
4 4 (1.38%) SOAP
4 4 (1.38%) Web Services
4 4 (1.38%) XML
5 3 (1.03%) Java EE
5 3 (1.03%) Regular Expression
5 3 (1.03%) SAML
6 1 (0.34%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.34%) Silverlight
6 1 (0.34%) Spring
6 1 (0.34%) Ajax
6 1 (0.34%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.34%) Servlets
6 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.34%) EJB
6 1 (0.34%) .NET
6 1 (0.34%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 46 (15.86%) Management Information System
2 35 (12.07%) CESG
3 24 (8.28%) CESG CLAS
4 20 (6.90%) PKI
5 15 (5.17%) Open Source
6 11 (3.79%) Computer Science
6 11 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (3.45%) RMADS
8 8 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (2.41%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (2.07%) Cryptography
10 6 (2.07%) DataPower
11 5 (1.72%) Mobile Computing
11 5 (1.72%) N-Tier
12 4 (1.38%) Online Games
12 4 (1.38%) SCADA
12 4 (1.38%) Public Cloud
13 3 (1.03%) User Experience
13 3 (1.03%) Freedom of Information Act
13 3 (1.03%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 28 (9.66%) Linux
2 24 (8.28%) Windows
3 21 (7.24%) UNIX
4 4 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.69%) AIX
6 1 (0.34%) CentOS
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.34%) HPUX
6 1 (0.34%) Solaris
6 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (33.10%) Information Security
2 59 (20.34%) TOGAF
3 46 (15.86%) SABSA
4 45 (15.52%) Cyber Security
5 38 (13.10%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (12.41%) ITIL
7 30 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
8 27 (9.31%) Information Assurance
9 25 (8.62%) Risk Management
10 24 (8.28%) SIEM
10 24 (8.28%) Vulnerability Management
11 22 (7.59%) Data Protection
11 22 (7.59%) SOA
11 22 (7.59%) Risk Assessment
12 20 (6.90%) Project Management
12 20 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
13 19 (6.55%) Data Security
14 18 (6.21%) Capacity Planning
14 18 (6.21%) Scrum
14 18 (6.21%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (8.28%) Java
2 15 (5.17%) SQL
3 7 (2.41%) Shell Script
4 5 (1.72%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.38%) C
6 2 (0.69%) C++
7 1 (0.34%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.34%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.34%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 88 (30.34%) CISSP
2 67 (23.10%) Security Cleared
3 45 (15.52%) SC Cleared
4 39 (13.45%) CISM
5 24 (8.28%) Degree
6 16 (5.52%) DV Cleared
7 15 (5.17%) ISSAP
8 14 (4.83%) GIAC
9 11 (3.79%) CISA
10 8 (2.76%) CISMP
11 5 (1.72%) CRISC
11 5 (1.72%) GCIA
11 5 (1.72%) GCIH
11 5 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (1.03%) ISACA
12 3 (1.03%) Postgraduate
12 3 (1.03%) CCNP
13 2 (0.69%) CCIE
13 2 (0.69%) MBCS
13 2 (0.69%) GCED
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (24.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 39 (13.45%) PCI DSS
3 19 (6.55%) COBIT
4 3 (1.03%) JSP 440
4 3 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.34%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.34%) GxP
System Software
1 5 (1.72%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.03%) Snort
3 2 (0.69%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.34%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.69%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.34%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.34%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (5.86%) Cisco
2 16 (5.52%) Oracle
2 16 (5.52%) F5
3 15 (5.17%) McAfee
4 12 (4.14%) ArcSight
5 10 (3.45%) Splunk
6 9 (3.10%) CheckPoint
6 9 (3.10%) Microsoft
7 8 (2.76%) Informatica
8 7 (2.41%) Fortinet
8 7 (2.41%) SAP
8 7 (2.41%) Juniper
8 7 (2.41%) IBM
9 6 (2.07%) HP
9 6 (2.07%) VMware
10 5 (1.72%) Citrix
11 4 (1.38%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.38%) Adobe
12 3 (1.03%) MobileIron
12 3 (1.03%) Blue Coat
North West England
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Fusion Experience
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
CPS Group UK
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Dunstable
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
West Midlands
Jumar Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 16 days ago