The table below looks at the statistics for Security Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architecture
Rank 145 126 115
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -11
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 6 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.20% 0.23% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.29% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Median daily rate £350 £500 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London median daily rate £514 £500 £506
% change year-on-year
+2.75% -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £68.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.25 £68.00 -
% change year-on-year
-24.63% -
Security Architecture
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2462 2402 2055
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.84% 79.12% 76.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1400 1309 1098
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 65 28
Median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £12.10 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Security Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Security Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Security Architecture
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
Edinburgh -7 4 £325 - 2
Inverclyde - 2 £350 -
Security Architecture
UK

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) AIX
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 3 (27.27%) IBM
3 3 (27.27%) SAN
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
4 2 (18.18%) Web Filtering
4 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Unix
4 2 (18.18%) LAN
4 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 2 (18.18%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Security Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) IT Security Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Security Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) AIX
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 2 (18.18%) Unix
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
2 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
2 2 (18.18%) Web Filtering
3 1 (9.09%) Data Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
3 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) SIEM
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
3 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Nessus
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 3 (27.27%) IBM
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Intel Security
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Splunk