Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 24 July 2017 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 99 91
Rank change year-on-year +16 -8 -4
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 1 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.077% 0.26% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.093% 0.32% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Birmingham median daily rate £500 £445 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.36% -11.00% +11.11%
West Midlands median daily rate £550 £515 £450
% change year-on-year +6.80% +14.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

Security Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1075 1254 1200
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 82.31% 82.18% 76.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 729 843 787
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £225
90th Percentile £534 £538 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 27 29
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £14.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.97% -35.56% +63.64%
10th Percentile £11.13 £10.73 £9.80
90th Percentile £41.15 £40.40 £60.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £17.02 £23.50
% change year-on-year +17.53% -27.59% +30.56%

Security Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Architecture in Birmingham

Security Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Architecture in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Security Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) ArchiMate

Security Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ArchiMate
1 1 (100.00%) ERP