The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Security Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architect
Rank 126 138 142
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 7 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.24% 0.064% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.067% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £550 £625 £900
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -30.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £525
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 - £26.00
Security Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2819 3002 3019
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 96.24% 95.94% 94.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1801 1850 1844
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 175 183
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.12 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.93% +11.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South West region that featured Security Architect in the job title.

Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Security Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Security Architect Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Security Architect
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architect within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 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
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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
Bristol - 3 £650 - 1
Gloucestershire +5 2 £550 -12.00%
Wiltshire - 2 - -
Security Architect
England

Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, Security Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 16 (69.57%) Finance
2 10 (43.48%) Information Security
3 9 (39.13%) CISSP
4 8 (34.78%) Security Architecture
5 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce
5 7 (30.43%) Mainframe
5 7 (30.43%) TOGAF
6 6 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (26.09%) OWASP
6 6 (26.09%) ITIL
6 6 (26.09%) Guidewire
6 6 (26.09%) SIEM
6 6 (26.09%) PCI DSS
7 5 (21.74%) SOA
7 5 (21.74%) COBIT
8 4 (17.39%) Network Security
8 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (17.39%) Oracle
8 4 (17.39%) Firewall
8 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (17.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (17.39%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (17.39%) SDLC
9 3 (13.04%) SANS
9 3 (13.04%) Identity Access Management
9 3 (13.04%) IBM
9 3 (13.04%) zOS
9 3 (13.04%) Zachman Framework
9 3 (13.04%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (8.70%) PKI

Security Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.35%) SAS
2 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (8.70%) IaaS
1 2 (8.70%) PaaS
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Firewall
1 4 (17.39%) Network Security
2 2 (8.70%) Internet
General
1 16 (69.57%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) Classic ASP
2 1 (4.35%) Java EE
2 1 (4.35%) SOAP
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Mainframe
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (8.70%) Internet of Things
2 2 (8.70%) PKI
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Information Security
2 8 (34.78%) Security Architecture
3 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce
3 7 (30.43%) TOGAF
4 6 (26.09%) ITIL
4 6 (26.09%) OWASP
4 6 (26.09%) SIEM
5 5 (21.74%) SOA
6 4 (17.39%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (17.39%) SDLC
6 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.04%) Identity Access Management
7 3 (13.04%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (13.04%) Zachman Framework
8 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
8 2 (8.70%) Software Architecture
8 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) PHP
2 1 (4.35%) Python
2 1 (4.35%) Ruby
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) CISSP
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (13.04%) SANS
4 2 (8.70%) CREST Certified
4 2 (8.70%) Degree
4 2 (8.70%) GWAPT
4 2 (8.70%) ISSAP
4 2 (8.70%) OSCE
4 2 (8.70%) OSCP
5 1 (4.35%) CEH
5 1 (4.35%) CISM
5 1 (4.35%) CRISC
5 1 (4.35%) GIAC
5 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (26.09%) PCI DSS
2 5 (21.74%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Guidewire
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Informatica
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