The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Architect in their job title 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 Architect
Rank 98 103 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 16 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.82% 0.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 0
Average daily rate £575 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £563 £500 £510
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 - £65.35
Security Architect
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1871 1663 1495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.31% 94.97% 96.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1262 1127 908
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 67 60
Average hourly rate £14.25 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.72 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £30.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Architect in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Security Architect
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Security Architect Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Security Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Architect across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Security Architect Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Security Architect
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architect within the West Yorkshire 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
Leeds +7 16 £575 +39.39%
Security Architect
Yorkshire

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Security Architect in their job title 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 with Security Architect in their job title.

1 7 (38.89%) Enterprise Architecture
1 7 (38.89%) TOGAF
1 7 (38.89%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (38.89%) Protective Monitoring
1 7 (38.89%) SABSA
1 7 (38.89%) Security Operations
2 6 (33.33%) Security Management
2 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
4 4 (22.22%) Security Architecture
4 4 (22.22%) Legal
4 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) CISSP
4 4 (22.22%) CLAS
5 3 (16.67%) Web Operations
5 3 (16.67%) SDLC
5 3 (16.67%) Identity Management
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.11%) Office 365
6 2 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (5.56%) Threat Modelling
7 1 (5.56%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (5.56%) SANS
7 1 (5.56%) Database Security
7 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
7 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (5.56%) F5
7 1 (5.56%) ISACA

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Security Architect in their job title 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 with Security Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
1 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
1 1 (5.56%) SSL
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) QlikView
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (22.22%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) PKI
1 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) MVS
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (38.89%) Enterprise Architecture
1 7 (38.89%) Protective Monitoring
1 7 (38.89%) SABSA
1 7 (38.89%) Security Operations
1 7 (38.89%) TOGAF
2 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 6 (33.33%) Security Management
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Security Architecture
4 3 (16.67%) Identity Management
4 3 (16.67%) SDLC
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) Web Operations
5 1 (5.56%) Database Security
5 1 (5.56%) Information Assurance
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Security
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.56%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) CISSP
2 4 (22.22%) CLAS
3 1 (5.56%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) ISACA
3 1 (5.56%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.56%) XenApp
1 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) Citrix
2 1 (5.56%) EMC
2 1 (5.56%) F5
2 1 (5.56%) Infoblox
2 1 (5.56%) JD Edwards
2 1 (5.56%) Juniper
2 1 (5.56%) OpenText
2 1 (5.56%) Polycom
2 1 (5.56%) Proofpoint
2 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) VMware