The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 May 2015 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architecture
Rank 125 139 119
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -20
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 13 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.43% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.28% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
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£590 £520 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.46% -0.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £404 £495
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £520 £653
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £503 £420
% change year-on-year
-0.49% +19.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £68.00 £28.99 -
% change year-on-year
+134.56% -
Security Architecture
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2327 2487 1575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 76.22% 77.02% 70.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1497 1557 975
Average daily rate £400 £371 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.96% +2.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 111 65
Average hourly rate £36.40 £35.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.63 £13.50 £15.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
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 4 May 2015. 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 historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire 0 9 £608 +16.82%
Wiltshire +3 3 - - 1
Security Architecture
England

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
2 14 (53.85%) DV Cleared
3 13 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (46.15%) CISSP
5 11 (42.31%) PCI DSS
6 10 (38.46%) ITIL
6 10 (38.46%) Linux
6 10 (38.46%) McAfee
6 10 (38.46%) Management Information System
6 10 (38.46%) Information Security
7 9 (34.62%) Mentoring
8 8 (30.77%) Firewall
8 8 (30.77%) LAN
8 8 (30.77%) WAN
8 8 (30.77%) VPN
8 8 (30.77%) Data Protection
9 7 (26.92%) CISM
9 7 (26.92%) Security Management
10 6 (23.08%) SOA
10 6 (23.08%) DNS
10 6 (23.08%) MySQL
10 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
10 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2
10 6 (23.08%) UNIX
10 6 (23.08%) Windows
10 6 (23.08%) TOGAF
10 6 (23.08%) SIEM
10 6 (23.08%) Cyber Security
11 5 (19.23%) Project Management
12 4 (15.38%) Service Management

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) Firewall
1 8 (30.77%) LAN
1 8 (30.77%) WAN
1 8 (30.77%) VPN
2 6 (23.08%) DNS
3 2 (7.69%) Network Security
3 2 (7.69%) Internet
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.85%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) MySQL
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Law
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Security Architect
1 9 (34.62%) Architect
2 4 (15.38%) Deployment Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Security Specialist
3 3 (11.54%) Security Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Security Officer
4 2 (7.69%) Security Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) CLAS Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Lead Security Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Head of IT Security
5 1 (3.85%) Head of Security
5 1 (3.85%) Information Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Security Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Lead Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Head of IT
5 1 (3.85%) Information Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) FlexPod
3 1 (3.85%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (3.85%) PKI
3 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.85%) RMADS
3 1 (3.85%) CESG
3 1 (3.85%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) UNIX
2 6 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) ITIL
1 10 (38.46%) Information Security
2 9 (34.62%) Mentoring
3 8 (30.77%) Data Protection
4 7 (26.92%) Security Management
5 6 (23.08%) SOA
5 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 6 (23.08%) TOGAF
5 6 (23.08%) SIEM
5 6 (23.08%) Cyber Security
6 5 (19.23%) Project Management
7 4 (15.38%) Service Management
7 4 (15.38%) Performance Management
7 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
7 4 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (15.38%) Performance Improvement
7 4 (15.38%) Portfolio Management
7 4 (15.38%) Coaching
8 3 (11.54%) Migration
9 2 (7.69%) Information Assurance
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
2 14 (53.85%) DV Cleared
3 12 (46.15%) CISSP
4 7 (26.92%) CISM
5 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
6 2 (7.69%) Degree
7 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (42.31%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.85%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) McAfee
2 4 (15.38%) Splunk
2 4 (15.38%) ArcSight
3 2 (7.69%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) EMC
4 1 (3.85%) CA
4 1 (3.85%) NetApp
South West England
CPS Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 7 days ago