The first table below looks at the demand for the Information Security Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 29 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 London 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Architect
Rank 413 411 404
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Architect 4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.017% 0.008% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.009% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Average daily rate
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£520 £575 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.56% +4.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £538 £475 -
% change year-on-year
+13.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21792 22443 24513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.74% 92.46% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14941 15287 15897
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 398 464 660
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Information Security Architect
England

Information Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 29 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.

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Information Security Architect
Top 19 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 4 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) CESG
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) Internet

Information Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) CESG
2 1 (25.00%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) VMware