The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 3 months to 22 June 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
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 - 45
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.31% - 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% - 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -4.54% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.44 £62.50 £51.17
% change year-on-year -3.30% +22.14%  

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 256 367 346
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 78.53% 77.10% 77.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 210 228
Median daily rate £350 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -3.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £600 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 13 19
Median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.63% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Security Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire citing Security Architecture as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Security Architecture in Gloucestershire

Security Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Architecture in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (100.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 1 (100.00%) IT Strategy

Security Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Information Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) IT Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft