The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Security Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Architect
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 85 106 104
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 13 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.89% 0.41% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.42% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 3
Median daily rate £450 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £538 £550 £500
% change year-on-year
-2.27% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.50 -

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
1406 1887 1682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.50% 96.18% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 892 1273 1125
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 60 73
Median hourly rate £13.25 £12.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.75 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.45 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 21 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architect within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
Leeds +2 6 £450 -18.18% 1
Castleford - 2 £450 -
Security Architect
Yorkshire

Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 11 (44.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (44.00%) Security Operations
2 10 (40.00%) Information Security
3 9 (36.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 9 (36.00%) Network Security
4 8 (32.00%) PCI DSS
4 8 (32.00%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (28.00%) Internet
6 6 (24.00%) Data Security
6 6 (24.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (20.00%) Security Hardening
8 4 (16.00%) Database Security
8 4 (16.00%) RESTful
8 4 (16.00%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (12.00%) Firewall
9 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
10 2 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (8.00%) QA
10 2 (8.00%) Retail
10 2 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (8.00%) SIEM
10 2 (8.00%) Finance
10 2 (8.00%) Threat Management
11 1 (4.00%) Migration
11 1 (4.00%) Intel Security
11 1 (4.00%) Banking
11 1 (4.00%) Identity Management
11 1 (4.00%) HTML

Security Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) Network Security
2 7 (28.00%) Internet
3 3 (12.00%) Firewall
4 1 (4.00%) LDAP
4 1 (4.00%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) RESTful
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) OAuth
2 1 (4.00%) OpenID
2 1 (4.00%) SailPoint
2 1 (4.00%) SOAP
2 1 (4.00%) SPML
2 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) AIX
1 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Security Operations
2 10 (40.00%) Information Security
3 8 (32.00%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (24.00%) Data Security
5 5 (20.00%) Security Hardening
6 4 (16.00%) Database Security
6 4 (16.00%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (8.00%) SIEM
7 2 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (8.00%) Threat Management
8 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (4.00%) Identity Management
8 1 (4.00%) Information Assurance
8 1 (4.00%) Migration
8 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) BC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (44.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (32.00%) PCI DSS
3 6 (24.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) NDS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) CA
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco
1 1 (4.00%) Citrix
1 1 (4.00%) IBM
1 1 (4.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.00%) Novell
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle
1 1 (4.00%) Sun
1 1 (4.00%) Sybase