The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West 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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Architect
Rank 156 - 131
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Architect 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.027% - 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% - 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £625 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £538 £513
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +4.87%
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 North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3572 3446 2900
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.75% 94.70% 95.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2224 1997 1564
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 194 173
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £43.43 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Information Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Information Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Information Security Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Information Security Architect Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Information Security Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Information Security Architect across the North West region.

Information Security Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Information Security Architect
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Manchester - 1 £625 -
Information Security Architect
England

Information Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 North West region featuring Information Security Architect in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (33.33%) CLAS
2 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) JSP 440
2 1 (33.33%) RMADS
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Data Security
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows

Information Security Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (33.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Data Security
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (33.33%) CLAS
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) JSP 440
1 1 (33.33%) RMADS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft