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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Architect
Rank 417 415 417
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Architect 14 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.063% 0.047% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.049% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 2
Median daily rate £506 £563 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £575 £479
% change year-on-year
- +20.10%
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
21061 22369 21797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.05% 94.77% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 15089 15700 14988
Median daily rate £455 £443 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.82% +4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 376 408
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.78 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.17 £41.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +39 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £550 -
Information Security Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 18 (78.26%) Information Security
2 14 (60.87%) CISSP
3 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
4 9 (39.13%) SABSA
4 9 (39.13%) CISM
5 8 (34.78%) TOGAF
5 8 (34.78%) Information Assurance
6 7 (30.43%) CEH
7 6 (26.09%) CESG
7 6 (26.09%) Retail
7 6 (26.09%) PCI DSS
8 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
8 5 (21.74%) Security Architecture
8 5 (21.74%) Finance
9 4 (17.39%) Internet
10 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (13.04%) Banking
10 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
11 2 (8.70%) CESG Certified Professional
11 2 (8.70%) Identity Access Management
11 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (8.70%) CRISC
11 2 (8.70%) RMADS
11 2 (8.70%) Information Security Management
11 2 (8.70%) Security Management
11 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
11 2 (8.70%) Project Management
11 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (4.35%) BEA
12 1 (4.35%) CA

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 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.35%) IIS
1 1 (4.35%) iPlanet
1 1 (4.35%) MQSeries
1 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) BusinessWare
1 1 (4.35%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) DB2
1 1 (4.35%) DB2 UDB
1 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
General
1 6 (26.09%) Retail
2 5 (21.74%) Finance
3 3 (13.04%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) CESG
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.35%) AS400
3 1 (4.35%) Bitcoin
3 1 (4.35%) Blockchain
3 1 (4.35%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.35%) FMCG
3 1 (4.35%) PKI
3 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) AIX
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Solaris
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.35%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Information Security
2 9 (39.13%) SABSA
3 8 (34.78%) Information Assurance
3 8 (34.78%) TOGAF
4 5 (21.74%) Security Architecture
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (8.70%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (8.70%) Information Security Management
6 2 (8.70%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Security Management
7 1 (4.35%) BDD
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.35%) Data Management
7 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.35%) SIEM
7 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.35%) TDD
7 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) CISSP
2 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
3 9 (39.13%) CISM
4 7 (30.43%) CEH
5 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
6 2 (8.70%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (8.70%) CRISC
7 1 (4.35%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (4.35%) BC Cleared
7 1 (4.35%) CCNA
7 1 (4.35%) CCSP
7 1 (4.35%) Degree
7 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
7 1 (4.35%) GIAC
7 1 (4.35%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.70%) RMADS
3 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) ClearTrust
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) BEA
1 1 (4.35%) CA
1 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
1 1 (4.35%) Cloudera
1 1 (4.35%) IBM
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle
1 1 (4.35%) SAP
1 1 (4.35%) Vitria