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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architecture
Rank 148 131 90
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -41
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 16 22 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.43% 0.58% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.75% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 38
Median daily rate £538 £775 £540
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.64% +43.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £475 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £855 £810
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £62.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £62.50 £51.17 £35.25
% change year-on-year
+22.14% +45.16%
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
3006 2951 2218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.11% 78.17% 74.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1886 1742 1209
Median daily rate £413 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 127 96
Median hourly rate £23.50 £37.00 £26.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.48% +37.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £57.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

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 23 July 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 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
Manchester -5 13 £525 +10.52% 5
Cheshire 0 3 £550 +15.78%
Security Architecture
England

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 18 (56.25%) Information Security
2 11 (34.38%) TOGAF
2 11 (34.38%) Finance
3 10 (31.25%) CISSP
4 8 (25.00%) Banking
4 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (25.00%) SABSA
5 7 (21.88%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (21.88%) Risk Management
6 6 (18.75%) Firewall
6 6 (18.75%) Windows
7 5 (15.63%) Linux
7 5 (15.63%) Project Management
7 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (15.63%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (15.63%) SIEM
8 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
8 4 (12.50%) Security Management
8 4 (12.50%) Private Cloud
9 3 (9.38%) GitLab
9 3 (9.38%) DevOps
9 3 (9.38%) Data Privacy
9 3 (9.38%) Security Operations
9 3 (9.38%) Data Loss Prevention
9 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
9 3 (9.38%) Information Security Management
9 3 (9.38%) CISM
9 3 (9.38%) Programme Management

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Firewall
2 3 (9.38%) HTTPS
2 3 (9.38%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (9.38%) Network Security
2 3 (9.38%) SSL
3 2 (6.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) GitLab
1 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
1 3 (9.38%) MSI
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Architect
1 14 (43.75%) Security Architect
2 5 (15.63%) Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Consultant
2 5 (15.63%) Security Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (9.38%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 3 (9.38%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Digital Delivery Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Security Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Security Solutions Architect
3 3 (9.38%) TOGAF Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Business Information Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) CLAS Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Information Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Lead Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Lead Security Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Security Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) J2EE
1 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Private Cloud
2 3 (9.38%) CESG
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.38%) Wiki
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (6.25%) PKI
4 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Linux
3 3 (9.38%) Unix
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.13%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Information Security
2 11 (34.38%) TOGAF
3 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.00%) SABSA
4 7 (21.88%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (21.88%) Risk Management
5 5 (15.63%) Project Management
5 5 (15.63%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (15.63%) SIEM
5 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (12.50%) Security Management
7 3 (9.38%) Data Privacy
7 3 (9.38%) Data Protection
7 3 (9.38%) DevOps
7 3 (9.38%) Information Security Management
7 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
7 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
7 3 (9.38%) Security Testing
7 3 (9.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
1 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
1 3 (9.38%) Python
1 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) CISSP
2 3 (9.38%) CISM
2 3 (9.38%) CISMP
3 2 (6.25%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (6.25%) CLAS
3 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) CITP
4 1 (3.13%) Degree
4 1 (3.13%) MBCS
4 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (9.38%) Puppet
1 3 (9.38%) yum
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Splunk
1 3 (9.38%) Symantec
2 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) BT
3 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow
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