The first table below looks at the demand for Security Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 16 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 West 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architecture
Rank 131 123 113
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 10 4 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.30% 0.17% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.24% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 7
Average daily rate £520 £525 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.95% +31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £495 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £634 £653 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £510 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £28.00
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2533 1670 2541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.39% 69.96% 70.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1556 1042 1512
Average daily rate £375 £350 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 62 156
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.50 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Security Architecture
England

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Security Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Security Architecture
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 Architecture across the South West region.

Security Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Security Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the South West region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Security Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Security Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Security Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Security Architecture
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 16 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
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Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -15 4 £529 +4.44%
Bristol - 2 £520 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £520 - 3
Security Architecture
England

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Information Security
2 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 5 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (26.67%) UNIX
3 4 (26.67%) Cryptography
3 4 (26.67%) NAS
3 4 (26.67%) PLM
3 4 (26.67%) NetApp
3 4 (26.67%) Python
3 4 (26.67%) NFS
3 4 (26.67%) Perl
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
4 3 (20.00%) Symantec
4 3 (20.00%) BCP
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) CISSP
4 3 (20.00%) VPN
4 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (20.00%) Firewall
4 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 3 (20.00%) AWK
4 3 (20.00%) CESG
4 3 (20.00%) Data Entry
4 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (20.00%) UAG

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) NAS
2 3 (20.00%) VPN
2 3 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security
General
1 2 (13.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Architect
1 3 (20.00%) Developer
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Security Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) UNIX Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Security Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Security Architect
3 1 (6.67%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (6.67%) CLAS Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) UNIX Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Security Advisor
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Cryptography
2 3 (20.00%) PKI
2 3 (20.00%) Statistics
2 3 (20.00%) CESG
3 2 (13.33%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (13.33%) RMADS
4 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Information Security
1 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 5 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 4 (26.67%) PLM
3 3 (20.00%) BCP
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (20.00%) Security Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Data Entry
4 2 (13.33%) Data Governance
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
4 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (13.33%) IT Governance
5 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) MODAF
5 1 (6.67%) Validation
5 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Python
1 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
1 4 (26.67%) Perl
2 3 (20.00%) AWK
2 3 (20.00%) Korn
2 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (20.00%) sed
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) CISSP
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) NFS
2 3 (20.00%) UAG
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (26.67%) NetApp
2 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (20.00%) Symantec
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
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