The table below looks at the statistics for Security Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architecture
Rank 143 135 138
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 14 29 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.44% 0.69% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.87% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 23 0
Median daily rate £675 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £513
% change year-on-year
- +7.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £49.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.75 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -0.50%
Security Architecture
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2668 3323 2531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.82% 79.36% 77.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1779 2036 1487
Median daily rate £413 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 128 109
Median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +16.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.56 £12.40 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.35 £47.71 £63.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Security Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Security Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Security Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Security Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the North West region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Security Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Security Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Security Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Security Architecture
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 Security Architecture within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 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
Cheshire +1 7 £675 +8.65%
Manchester +3 4 £550 +12.82% 1
Lancashire -3 1 £400 -46.66%
Security Architecture
England

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 16 (53.33%) CISSP
2 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 11 (36.67%) Information Security
4 10 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (30.00%) Network Security
5 9 (30.00%) Security Operations
5 9 (30.00%) Windows
6 8 (26.67%) Linux
6 8 (26.67%) Jenkins
7 7 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (23.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
7 7 (23.33%) Bash Shell
7 7 (23.33%) yum
7 7 (23.33%) Puppet
7 7 (23.33%) Python
7 7 (23.33%) Shell Script
7 7 (23.33%) MSI
7 7 (23.33%) HTTPS
7 7 (23.33%) SSL
7 7 (23.33%) TDD
7 7 (23.33%) Wiki
7 7 (23.33%) Load Testing
8 6 (20.00%) MBCS
8 6 (20.00%) CITP
8 6 (20.00%) CESG
8 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (20.00%) GitLab

Security Architecture
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:

Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) Network Security
2 7 (23.33%) HTTPS
2 7 (23.33%) SSL
3 2 (6.67%) Firewall
4 1 (3.33%) Internet
4 1 (3.33%) LDAP
4 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Jenkins
2 7 (23.33%) MSI
3 6 (20.00%) GitLab
4 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.33%) Law
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Architect
2 13 (43.33%) Security Architect
3 7 (23.33%) Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Security Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Cloud Automation Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Principal Architect
5 4 (13.33%) Principal Security Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Domain Architect
6 3 (10.00%) IT Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) IT Security Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Automation Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) CISSP Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Cloud Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Linux Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Linux Scripter
7 2 (6.67%) Security Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Strategy Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 7 (23.33%) Wiki
2 6 (20.00%) CESG
3 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.33%) PKI
5 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Unix
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 11 (36.67%) Information Security
3 9 (30.00%) Security Operations
4 7 (23.33%) Load Testing
4 7 (23.33%) TDD
5 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (13.33%) SABSA
7 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
8 2 (6.67%) Security Testing
9 1 (3.33%) Business Transformation
9 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.33%) Cybersecurity
9 1 (3.33%) Data Architecture
9 1 (3.33%) Identity Access Management
9 1 (3.33%) OWASP
9 1 (3.33%) SDLC
9 1 (3.33%) Server Hardening
9 1 (3.33%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) Bash Shell
1 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
1 7 (23.33%) Python
1 7 (23.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) CISSP
2 6 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 6 (20.00%) CITP
2 6 (20.00%) IISP
2 6 (20.00%) MBCS
2 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 3 (10.00%) CISM
5 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.33%) CLAS
5 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (23.33%) Puppet
1 7 (23.33%) yum
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (3.33%) Capita
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle
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