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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architecture
Rank 132 128 121
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 12 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.41% 0.44% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.58% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 3
Average daily rate £500 £465 £520
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.52% -10.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £388 £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £603 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £575 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £45.50 -
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
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
2365 2409 1978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 81.05% 75.97% 74.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1639 1586 1239
Average daily rate £385 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.09% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 104 98
Average hourly rate £42.00 £36.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.63 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Wiltshire +5 10 £500 - 2
Dorset - 1 £600 - 2
Security Architecture
England

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 13 (40.63%) CISSP
1 13 (40.63%) Enterprise Architecture
2 12 (37.50%) Information Security
3 10 (31.25%) Degree
3 10 (31.25%) Internet
3 10 (31.25%) Firewall
3 10 (31.25%) Information Assurance
3 10 (31.25%) Security Cleared
4 9 (28.13%) SIEM
4 9 (28.13%) Threat Management
4 9 (28.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (21.88%) SANS
5 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
6 6 (18.75%) OWASP
6 6 (18.75%) GWAPT
6 6 (18.75%) OSCP
6 6 (18.75%) OSCE
6 6 (18.75%) Internet of Things
6 6 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (18.75%) Coaching
6 6 (18.75%) Email Filtering
6 6 (18.75%) Web Filtering
6 6 (18.75%) CREST Certified
6 6 (18.75%) Waterfall
6 6 (18.75%) Finance
6 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (18.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 6 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
7 5 (15.63%) PKI

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) Firewall
1 10 (31.25%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) Network Security
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Architect
2 10 (31.25%) Enterprise Architect
3 9 (28.13%) Security Architect
3 9 (28.13%) Senior Architect
3 9 (28.13%) Senior Enterprise Architect
4 7 (21.88%) Consultant
5 6 (18.75%) IT Security Specialist
5 6 (18.75%) Security Specialist
6 4 (12.50%) CLAS Consultant
6 4 (12.50%) IT Architect
6 4 (12.50%) IT Security Architect
7 3 (9.38%) Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Compliance Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) IT Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Security Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) IT Security Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Security Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Auditor
9 1 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.13%) Classic ASP
2 1 (3.13%) Java EE
2 1 (3.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
1 6 (18.75%) Internet of Things
2 5 (15.63%) PKI
3 4 (12.50%) Algorithms
4 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
5 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.13%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Enterprise Architecture
2 12 (37.50%) Information Security
3 10 (31.25%) Information Assurance
4 9 (28.13%) SIEM
4 9 (28.13%) Threat Management
5 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (18.75%) Coaching
5 6 (18.75%) Email Filtering
5 6 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (18.75%) OWASP
5 6 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (18.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 6 (18.75%) Waterfall
5 6 (18.75%) Web Filtering
6 5 (15.63%) Business Continuity
6 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (15.63%) ITIL
6 5 (15.63%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) C#
1 1 (3.13%) Java
1 1 (3.13%) PHP
1 1 (3.13%) Python
1 1 (3.13%) Ruby
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
1 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) CISSP
2 10 (31.25%) Degree
2 10 (31.25%) Security Cleared
3 7 (21.88%) SANS
3 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
4 6 (18.75%) CREST Certified
4 6 (18.75%) GWAPT
4 6 (18.75%) OSCE
4 6 (18.75%) OSCP
5 4 (12.50%) CLAS
6 1 (3.13%) CEH
6 1 (3.13%) CISM
6 1 (3.13%) CRISC
6 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.13%) GIAC
6 1 (3.13%) ISSAP
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (28.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (15.63%) PCI DSS
3 4 (12.50%) BS7799
3 4 (12.50%) HMG Infosec
4 3 (9.38%) ISO22301
4 3 (9.38%) ISO27002
4 3 (9.38%) ISO27005
5 1 (3.13%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) ArcSight
1 2 (6.25%) Guidewire
1 2 (6.25%) Splunk
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
Montash
Rate: £500 - £650 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £650.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago
Dorset
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £250.00 - £325.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago