The first table below looks at the demand for Security Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North West 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architecture
Rank 118 108 130
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +22
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 17 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.54% 0.37% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.53% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 3
Average daily rate £530 £425 £485
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.70% -12.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £296 £477
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £525 £697
UK excluding London average daily rate £510 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £28.00
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2253 1702 1940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 71.18% 70.59% 63.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1160 852 965
Average daily rate £375 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £485 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 82 91
Average hourly rate £30.50 £25.97 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.44% +29.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £13.30 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £61.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Security Architecture
England

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Architecture across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architecture within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 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.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -11 7 £510 +31.61% 2
Manchester -11 1 - -
Security Architecture
England

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Security Architecture also 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 that cited Security Architecture.

1 20 (76.92%) CISSP
2 19 (73.08%) CESG
3 17 (65.38%) TOGAF
4 14 (53.85%) Information Security
5 11 (42.31%) Security Management
5 11 (42.31%) CISA
5 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
6 10 (38.46%) SC Cleared
6 10 (38.46%) Information Security Management
7 9 (34.62%) Management Information System
7 9 (34.62%) Enterprise Architecture
7 9 (34.62%) Protective Monitoring
8 8 (30.77%) Zachman Framework
8 8 (30.77%) Risk Management
8 8 (30.77%) BS7799
9 7 (26.92%) Data Protection
9 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
10 5 (19.23%) Project Management
11 2 (7.69%) Perl
11 2 (7.69%) .NET
11 2 (7.69%) UNIX
11 2 (7.69%) Windows
11 2 (7.69%) GIS
11 2 (7.69%) McAfee
11 2 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
11 2 (7.69%) Finance
11 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 2 (7.69%) PCI QSA
11 2 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Security Architecture also 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 that cited Security Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Architect
2 18 (69.23%) Security Architect
3 9 (34.62%) Enterprise Architect
4 7 (26.92%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 6 (23.08%) Senior Architect
5 6 (23.08%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 6 (23.08%) Senior Security Architect
5 6 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Security Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Security Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Information Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Information Security Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Lead Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (73.08%) CESG
2 9 (34.62%) Management Information System
3 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.69%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) UNIX
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) TOGAF
2 14 (53.85%) Information Security
3 11 (42.31%) Security Management
4 10 (38.46%) Information Security Management
5 9 (34.62%) Enterprise Architecture
5 9 (34.62%) Protective Monitoring
6 8 (30.77%) Zachman Framework
6 8 (30.77%) Risk Management
7 7 (26.92%) Data Protection
8 5 (19.23%) Project Management
9 2 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
10 1 (3.85%) ISMS
10 1 (3.85%) Supplier Management
10 1 (3.85%) Risk Assessment
10 1 (3.85%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) Perl
1 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (76.92%) CISSP
2 11 (42.31%) CISA
2 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
3 10 (38.46%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.69%) PCI QSA
5 1 (3.85%) MCSE
5 1 (3.85%) CCNP
5 1 (3.85%) CCNA
5 1 (3.85%) GPEN
5 1 (3.85%) OSCP
5 1 (3.85%) CISM
5 1 (3.85%) GSEC
5 1 (3.85%) Degree
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.85%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) BS7799
2 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) McAfee
Widnes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £540.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Cheshire
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 23 days ago