The first table below looks at the demand for Security Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 South East 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 205 214 223
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 41 16 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.42% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.27% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 7 7
Average daily rate £500 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £485 £474
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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6873 5915 6977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 70.83% 70.58% 65.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3812 3067 3324
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 258 361
Average hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £51.50 £42.50
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 South East

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

Security Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Security Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Security Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Security Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Security Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Security Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Security Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Security Architecture
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East 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
Hampshire +5 13 £529 +32.12% 1
Berkshire -10 9 £450 -5.26% 5
Surrey - 7 £450 - 1
West Sussex - 3 £503 - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 1
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Security Architecture
England

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 30 (51.72%) Information Security
2 22 (37.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (24.14%) Security Cleared
4 11 (18.97%) Information Assurance
4 11 (18.97%) CISSP
5 10 (17.24%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (15.52%) Degree
6 9 (15.52%) CESG
6 9 (15.52%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (13.79%) TOGAF
7 8 (13.79%) Management Information System
8 7 (12.07%) Mainframe
8 7 (12.07%) CESG CLAS
9 6 (10.34%) Data Protection
9 6 (10.34%) PCI DSS
9 6 (10.34%) SC Cleared
9 6 (10.34%) CISM
9 6 (10.34%) Finance
9 6 (10.34%) UNIX
10 5 (8.62%) Risk Management
10 5 (8.62%) Firewall
10 5 (8.62%) Data Security
10 5 (8.62%) Security Management
10 5 (8.62%) Project Management
10 5 (8.62%) Incident Management
10 5 (8.62%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (6.90%) SABSA
11 4 (6.90%) SCCM
11 4 (6.90%) Capacity Planning

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 4 (6.90%) IIS
2 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.72%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
1 1 (1.72%) PaaS
1 1 (1.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) Firewall
2 3 (5.17%) LAN
2 3 (5.17%) WAN
2 3 (5.17%) VPN
2 3 (5.17%) SAN
2 3 (5.17%) Network Security
3 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.45%) Wireless
4 1 (1.72%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.72%) VLAN
4 1 (1.72%) IPv6
4 1 (1.72%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (10.34%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.45%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.72%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (44.83%) Architect
2 20 (34.48%) Consultant
3 14 (24.14%) Security Architect
4 13 (22.41%) CLAS Consultant
5 7 (12.07%) Security Consultant
6 6 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.90%) Head of Security
7 4 (6.90%) Head of Information Security
8 3 (5.17%) Information Security Consultant
8 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Security Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Technical Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Senior Consultant
9 2 (3.45%) Information Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Senior Security Consultant
9 2 (3.45%) Network Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Information Security Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Senior Security Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) CESG
2 8 (13.79%) Management Information System
3 7 (12.07%) Mainframe
3 7 (12.07%) CESG CLAS
4 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (5.17%) Mobile Computing
5 3 (5.17%) RMADS
5 3 (5.17%) Replication
5 3 (5.17%) Clustering
6 2 (3.45%) NHS
6 2 (3.45%) Handset
6 2 (3.45%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.72%) SCADA
7 1 (1.72%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.72%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) UNIX
2 3 (5.17%) Windows
3 2 (3.45%) Linux
4 1 (1.72%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (51.72%) Information Security
2 11 (18.97%) Information Assurance
3 10 (17.24%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (15.52%) Risk Assessment
5 8 (13.79%) TOGAF
6 6 (10.34%) Data Protection
7 5 (8.62%) Incident Management
7 5 (8.62%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (8.62%) Project Management
7 5 (8.62%) Data Security
7 5 (8.62%) Security Management
7 5 (8.62%) Risk Management
8 4 (6.90%) Service Delivery
8 4 (6.90%) Business Continuity
8 4 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (6.90%) SABSA
9 3 (5.17%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (5.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (5.17%) Business Development
9 3 (5.17%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.45%) C
2 1 (1.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (24.14%) Security Cleared
2 11 (18.97%) CISSP
3 9 (15.52%) Degree
4 6 (10.34%) SC Cleared
4 6 (10.34%) CISM
5 4 (6.90%) ISSAP
6 3 (5.17%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.45%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (37.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (10.34%) PCI DSS
3 3 (5.17%) COBIT
4 2 (3.45%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) SCCM
2 1 (1.72%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.17%) Citrix
2 3 (5.17%) VMware
3 2 (3.45%) Symantec
3 2 (3.45%) McAfee
3 2 (3.45%) HP
3 2 (3.45%) Cisco
4 1 (1.72%) EMC
4 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.72%) ATG
4 1 (1.72%) ArcSight
4 1 (1.72%) Cyber-Ark
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