Period
to 18 August 2019

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 18 August 2019 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
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 120 134 139
Rank change year-on-year +14 +5 -15
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 7 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.34% 0.59% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.71% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 6
East Midlands median daily rate £550 £600 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +13.21% -7.42%
10th Percentile £513 £400 £465
90th Percentile £588 £760 £581
England median daily rate £600 £600 £575
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £60.44 £47.50 £60.44
% change year-on-year +27.23% -21.40% +38.93%

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 1,691 2,390 2,642
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 82.53% 83.28% 84.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,014 1,478 1,660
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £216 £269 £253
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 94 86
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.28 £15.50 £14.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.87% +8.01% -1.03%
10th Percentile £10.67 £10.39 £10.30
90th Percentile £46.43 £46.88 £52.50
England median hourly rate £25.00 £21.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year +16.28% -10.42% +2.13%

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
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 18 August 2019. 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
Derbyshire - 4 £525 -
Nottinghamshire +8 2 £575 -24.34%
Leicestershire -4 1 £550 +35.38% 1
Security Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, 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 3 (42.86%) Public Sector
2 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Coaching
2 2 (28.57%) Threat Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Security Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Thought Leadership
2 2 (28.57%) Architecture Governance
2 2 (28.57%) Sparx
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security Management
2 2 (28.57%) Security Management
2 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) SCADA
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) ISMS
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
General
1 3 (42.86%) Public Sector
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security Advisor
2 2 (28.57%) Security Advisor
2 2 (28.57%) Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
1 1 (14.29%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Architecture Governance
1 2 (28.57%) Coaching
1 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
1 2 (28.57%) Information Security
1 2 (28.57%) Information Security Management
1 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
1 2 (28.57%) Security Management
1 2 (28.57%) Security Monitoring
1 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
1 2 (28.57%) Thought Leadership
1 2 (28.57%) Threat Modelling
1 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
1 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (14.29%) Client Onboarding
2 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (14.29%) ISMS
2 1 (14.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 1 (14.29%) Presales
2 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
2 1 (14.29%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) CISA
2 1 (14.29%) CISM
2 1 (14.29%) CISSP
2 1 (14.29%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) GDPR
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Sparx
2 1 (14.29%) McAfee