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 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 419 424 421
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Architect 12 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.056% 0.044% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.046% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 9
Median daily rate £525 £635 £540
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.32% +17.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £545 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £635 £599
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
England

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
20419 21560 22362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.69% 95.11% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 14600 15240 16105
Median daily rate £475 £450 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 290 350 445
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £36.50
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 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 7 December 2016.

Information Security Architect Daily Rate Histogram in London

Information Security Architect
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London 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
City of London - 4 £525 - 1
Westminster - 2 £525 -
Information Security Architect
England

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

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 London region featuring Information Security Architect in the job title.

1 27 (93.10%) Information Security
2 13 (44.83%) CISSP
3 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
3 10 (34.48%) Security Architecture
3 10 (34.48%) SIEM
4 9 (31.03%) TOGAF
5 8 (27.59%) SABSA
6 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
6 7 (24.14%) Banking
6 7 (24.14%) CISM
6 7 (24.14%) Finance
7 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
7 6 (20.69%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (17.24%) Information Assurance
8 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
8 5 (17.24%) Internet
8 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (17.24%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (13.79%) Firewall
9 4 (13.79%) IaaS
9 4 (13.79%) Splunk
10 3 (10.34%) SaaS
10 3 (10.34%) Network Security
10 3 (10.34%) CRISC
10 3 (10.34%) Information Security Management
10 3 (10.34%) Legal
10 3 (10.34%) GIAC
10 3 (10.34%) Symantec
10 3 (10.34%) CEH

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 (3.45%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) IaaS
2 3 (10.34%) SaaS
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Internet
2 4 (13.79%) Firewall
3 3 (10.34%) Network Security
4 2 (6.90%) Intranet
5 1 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (24.14%) Banking
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Legal
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Law
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) CESG
2 2 (6.90%) PKI
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Unix
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (93.10%) Information Security
2 10 (34.48%) Security Architecture
2 10 (34.48%) SIEM
3 9 (31.03%) TOGAF
4 8 (27.59%) SABSA
5 6 (20.69%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (17.24%) Information Assurance
6 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
6 5 (17.24%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (10.34%) Information Security Management
7 3 (10.34%) Security Management
8 2 (6.90%) Computer Forensics
8 2 (6.90%) Ethical Hacking
8 2 (6.90%) OWASP
8 2 (6.90%) Patch Management
8 2 (6.90%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) Security Patching
8 2 (6.90%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) CISSP
2 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
3 7 (24.14%) CISM
3 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
4 3 (10.34%) CEH
4 3 (10.34%) CRISC
4 3 (10.34%) GIAC
5 2 (6.90%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (6.90%) SANS
6 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (3.45%) CISA
6 1 (3.45%) CISMP
6 1 (3.45%) CLAS
6 1 (3.45%) Degree
6 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.45%) GCFE
6 1 (3.45%) GCIA
6 1 (3.45%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.45%) COBIT
3 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.45%) ISO 9000
3 1 (3.45%) JSP 440
3 1 (3.45%) RMADS
3 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Splunk
2 3 (10.34%) Symantec
3 2 (6.90%) Tripwire
4 1 (3.45%) Infor
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.45%) Varonis