Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 20 November 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 145 142
Rank change year-on-year +31 -3 -4
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 27 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.00% 0.16% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 0.19% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 2 10
East Midlands median daily rate £600 £563 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +35.95% -19.66%
England median daily rate £600 £550 £550
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £60.44 £24.50
% change year-on-year -17.27% +146.67% -50.51%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,207 2,691 2,699
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 81.77% 84.41% 83.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,441 1,708 1,713
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £398 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% -0.63% +6.67%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £249
90th Percentile £550 £550 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 104 69
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.88 £15.20 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.11% +8.57% -13.58%
10th Percentile £9.52 £9.51 £8.76
90th Percentile £37.50 £49.95 £40.50
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -6.38% +2.17% +4.55%

Security Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Security Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Security Architecture in the East Midlands

Security Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Architecture in the East Midlands

Security Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Architecture in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Architecture in the East Midlands

Security Architecture
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Leicestershire - 14 £407 -
Derbyshire +21 7 £438 -
Northamptonshire - 4 £600 -
Nottinghamshire +7 1 - - 1
Security Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 17 (62.96%) CISSP
2 14 (51.85%) Information Security
2 14 (51.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (48.15%) Risk Management
4 12 (44.44%) CISM
4 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (44.44%) PaaS
4 12 (44.44%) SABSA
5 10 (37.04%) Manufacturing
6 8 (29.63%) Management Information System
6 8 (29.63%) Firewall
6 8 (29.63%) Visual Studio Team System
7 7 (25.93%) Degree
7 7 (25.93%) ISSAP
7 7 (25.93%) ISSEP
7 7 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (25.93%) CISA
7 7 (25.93%) Data Acquisition
8 6 (22.22%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 6 (22.22%) Cisco
8 6 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (22.22%) F5
9 5 (18.52%) Vulnerability Management
9 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
9 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
9 5 (18.52%) SSCP
9 5 (18.52%) Wireless
9 5 (18.52%) Retail
9 5 (18.52%) Internal Audit
9 5 (18.52%) Mentoring

Security Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (44.44%) PaaS
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (14.81%) GitHub
2 4 (14.81%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (14.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) Firewall
2 5 (18.52%) Wireless
3 4 (14.81%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Visual Studio Team System
2 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
3 4 (14.81%) GitLab
General
1 10 (37.04%) Manufacturing
2 5 (18.52%) Retail
3 4 (14.81%) Aerospace
4 2 (7.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Architect
1 23 (85.19%) Security Architect
2 11 (40.74%) Information Security Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Information Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Security Solutions Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Information Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (7.41%) IT Architect
5 2 (7.41%) IT Security Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Security Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Security Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Azure Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Information Risk Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Information Security Risk Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) OAuth
1 4 (14.81%) OAuth2
1 4 (14.81%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Management Information System
2 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (18.52%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (14.81%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
3 4 (14.81%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Information Security
2 13 (48.15%) Risk Management
3 12 (44.44%) SABSA
4 7 (25.93%) Data Acquisition
4 7 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (22.22%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (18.52%) Internal Audit
6 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
6 5 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (18.52%) Strategic Thinking
6 5 (18.52%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (14.81%) DevOps
7 4 (14.81%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (14.81%) Identity Management
7 4 (14.81%) Privileged Identity Management
7 4 (14.81%) SDLC
7 4 (14.81%) Threat Management
7 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) CISSP
2 12 (44.44%) CISM
3 7 (25.93%) CISA
3 7 (25.93%) Degree
3 7 (25.93%) ISSAP
3 7 (25.93%) ISSEP
4 5 (18.52%) SSCP
5 4 (14.81%) CEH
5 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
6 3 (11.11%) DBS Check
6 3 (11.11%) Master's Degree
6 3 (11.11%) SANS
6 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (51.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (18.52%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
3 4 (14.81%) GDPR
4 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Cisco
1 6 (22.22%) F5