Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 January 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 73 89
Rank change year-on-year -13 +16 +4
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 6 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.52% 0.66% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.79% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Glasgow median daily rate £500 £433 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.61% +23.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £475 £367 £325
90th Percentile £525 £532 £375
Scotland median daily rate £500 £650 £350
% change year-on-year -23.08% +85.71% -17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 991 885 1,207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 86.40% 83.81% 79.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 580 454 661
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -1.06%
10th Percentile £250 £202 £213
90th Percentile £506 £451 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 18 12
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £24.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.04% -15.52% +65.71%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £34.13 £47.03 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £23.35
% change year-on-year -2.33% -7.92% +3.78%

Security Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Architecture in Glasgow

Security Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Architecture in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
1 4 (66.67%) Workflow
1 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Case Management
1 4 (66.67%) RSA Archer
2 1 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) ISMS
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (16.67%) CLAS
2 1 (16.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) CESG
2 1 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Data Security
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Apache

Security Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) LDAP
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Information Security Advisor
1 1 (16.67%) Security Advisor
1 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) CESG
1 1 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Case Management
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Data Security
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) ISMS
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (16.67%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (16.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) RSA Archer
2 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Symantec