Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Security Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Security Architecture over the 6 months to 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Security Architecture
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 42 46
Rank change year-on-year -8 +4 +13
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 8 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.37% 2.71% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 3.05% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 16
Bedfordshire median daily rate £543 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -4.55% +22.22%
10th Percentile £505 £450 £425
90th Percentile £588 £675 £588
East of England median daily rate £550 £538 £550
% change year-on-year +2.33% -2.27% +29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

Security Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 523 591 568
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 89.25% 89.14% 84.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 412 390
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £275 £281 £263
90th Percentile £588 £575 £601
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 11
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £17.25 £18.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.17% -60.00% +100.00%
10th Percentile £13.77 £10.92 £18.50
90th Percentile £36.25 £32.25 £50.78
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -32.69% +4.00% +9.89%

Security Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Security Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Security Architecture in Bedfordshire

Security Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Security Architecture in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Architecture in Bedfordshire

Security Architecture
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architecture within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 16 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -9 5 £543 -16.54%
Dunstable - 1 - -
Security Architecture
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Security Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 7 (87.50%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) Retail
2 4 (50.00%) CISSP
3 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security Management
4 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (25.00%) OWASP
4 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) hybris
4 2 (25.00%) SANS
5 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
5 1 (12.50%) Compliance Management
5 1 (12.50%) Risk and Compliance Management
5 1 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (12.50%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) SABSA
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) SaaS
5 1 (12.50%) Security Management
5 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (12.50%) Legal
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
5 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) COBIT

Security Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
General
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) JMS
1 1 (12.50%) REST
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) OWASP
3 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) Compliance Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) ISMS
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Risk and Compliance Management
4 1 (12.50%) SABSA
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Security Management
4 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) SANS
3 1 (12.50%) CISA
3 1 (12.50%) CISM
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) COBIT
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) hybris
2 1 (12.50%) Informatica
2 1 (12.50%) TIBCO