The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London 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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Architect
England / London
Rank 400 417 412
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Architect 6 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.031% 0.038% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.040% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 2
Median daily rate £575 £650 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £479 £505
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £650 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £510 £625 £400
% change year-on-year
-18.40% +56.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18431 20097 20183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.79% 95.01% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13201 14255 14185
Median daily rate £475 £450 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 299 332
Median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.39% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Information Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Information Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Information Security Architect
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Information Security Architect Daily Rate Trend in London

Information Security Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Information Security Architect Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 London region featuring Information Security Architect in the job title.

1 15 (93.75%) Information Security
2 8 (50.00%) CISSP
3 7 (43.75%) TOGAF
4 5 (31.25%) Security Architecture
4 5 (31.25%) SABSA
5 4 (25.00%) SIEM
5 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (25.00%) CISM
5 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (18.75%) CESG
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) Banking
6 3 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (18.75%) COBIT
6 3 (18.75%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (18.75%) PCI DSS
6 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) Information Assurance
6 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
6 3 (18.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (12.50%) Cyber Defence
7 2 (12.50%) Data Governance
7 2 (12.50%) CRISC
7 2 (12.50%) Splunk
7 2 (12.50%) JSP 440
7 2 (12.50%) OWASP
7 2 (12.50%) Tripwire
7 2 (12.50%) Retail
7 2 (12.50%) CISA

Information Security Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (6.25%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) IaaS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (18.75%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) CESG
2 2 (12.50%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Information Security
2 7 (43.75%) TOGAF
3 5 (31.25%) SABSA
3 5 (31.25%) Security Architecture
4 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (25.00%) SIEM
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Information Assurance
5 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 3 (18.75%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (12.50%) Data Governance
6 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 2 (12.50%) Information Security Management
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL
6 2 (12.50%) OWASP
7 1 (6.25%) Data Security
7 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.25%) Security Management
7 1 (6.25%) SOA
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) CISSP
2 4 (25.00%) CISM
2 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) CISA
4 2 (12.50%) CRISC
5 1 (6.25%) CEH
5 1 (6.25%) CISMP
5 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) GIAC
5 1 (6.25%) ISEB
5 1 (6.25%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (18.75%) COBIT
2 3 (18.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (18.75%) PCI DSS
3 2 (12.50%) JSP 440
3 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (6.25%) ISO 9000
4 1 (6.25%) RMADS
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Splunk
1 2 (12.50%) Tripwire
2 1 (6.25%) hybris
2 1 (6.25%) MuleSoft
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow
2 1 (6.25%) Symantec