The table below looks at the statistics for Security Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architecture
Rank 73 - 77
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.30% - 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% - 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £575 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £45.50 -
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Security Architecture
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
751 614 733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 76.24% 70.09% 73.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 345 367
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 7 22
Average hourly rate £45.00 £55.65 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.13% +247.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Architecture across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Security Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Security Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 6 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (62.50%) Knowledge Management
2 5 (62.50%) OpenStack
2 5 (62.50%) ArchiMate
2 5 (62.50%) Private Cloud
2 5 (62.50%) TOGAF
2 5 (62.50%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) UML
3 4 (50.00%) Symantec
3 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (50.00%) Tripwire
3 4 (50.00%) Cyber-Ark
3 4 (50.00%) ArcSight
3 4 (50.00%) SIEM
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (25.00%) User Experience
4 2 (25.00%) RESTful
4 2 (25.00%) WCF
4 2 (25.00%) WF
4 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (25.00%) Workflow
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) VPN

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Architect
2 6 (75.00%) Security Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) C# Architect
4 1 (12.50%) TOGAF Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (25.00%) RESTful
1 2 (25.00%) WCF
1 2 (25.00%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Private Cloud
2 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (62.50%) ArchiMate
2 5 (62.50%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) Knowledge Management
2 5 (62.50%) TOGAF
2 5 (62.50%) UML
3 4 (50.00%) SIEM
4 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (25.00%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) ArcSight
1 4 (50.00%) Cyber-Ark
1 4 (50.00%) Symantec
1 4 (50.00%) Tripwire
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft