The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 29 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
England / London
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 359 297 356
Rank change year-on-year -62 +59  
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 68 136 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.33% 0.63% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.74% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 100 36
Median daily rate £600 £600 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £420 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £825 £675
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 £57.50
% change year-on-year -3.30% +8.69%  

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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 18036 18488 19232
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.76% 85.45% 82.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 50342 52165 48000
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 501 397 607
Median hourly rate £26.50 £21.00 £21.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.19% -3.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £46.88 £58.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

Security Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Architecture in London

Security Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Architecture in London

Security Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Architecture in London over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Architecture in London

Security Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architecture in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Architecture in London

Security Architecture
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +4 20 £600 -4.00% 6
Hounslow +5 2 - -
Harrow - 2 - -
Security Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 London region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 56 (38.10%) Cybersecurity
2 47 (31.97%) Information Security
3 36 (24.49%) CISSP
4 34 (23.13%) Amazon AWS
5 33 (22.45%) TOGAF
5 33 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (22.45%) Finance
6 30 (20.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 30 (20.41%) Security Cleared
7 27 (18.37%) SC Cleared
7 27 (18.37%) CISM
8 23 (15.65%) CESG Certified Professional
9 22 (14.97%) SABSA
9 22 (14.97%) PCI DSS
9 22 (14.97%) Information Assurance
10 21 (14.29%) Risk Management
11 19 (12.93%) SAML
11 19 (12.93%) Network Security
11 19 (12.93%) Google
12 18 (12.24%) Open Source
13 17 (11.56%) Security Testing
13 17 (11.56%) Banking
13 17 (11.56%) Kerberos
13 17 (11.56%) ITIL
13 17 (11.56%) Management Information System
13 17 (11.56%) Kubernetes
14 15 (10.20%) Firewall
14 15 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (10.20%) Degree
14 15 (10.20%) DevOps

Security Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 4 (2.72%) IIS
2 2 (1.36%) Confluence
3 1 (0.68%) Apache
3 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.68%) JBoss
3 1 (0.68%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.68%) Predix
3 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.68%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.36%) Relativity
2 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 34 (23.13%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (6.80%) SaaS
4 8 (5.44%) PaaS
5 7 (4.76%) IaaS
6 4 (2.72%) Office 365
7 2 (1.36%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.68%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.93%) Network Security
2 17 (11.56%) Kerberos
3 15 (10.20%) Firewall
4 5 (3.40%) LAN
4 5 (3.40%) LDAP
4 5 (3.40%) WAN
5 4 (2.72%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (2.72%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.04%) DMZ
6 3 (2.04%) DNS
6 3 (2.04%) Internet
6 3 (2.04%) VLAN
6 3 (2.04%) VPN
7 2 (1.36%) SAN
7 2 (1.36%) SSH
7 2 (1.36%) SSL
7 2 (1.36%) WLAN
8 1 (0.68%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.68%) LTE
8 1 (0.68%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.72%) Big Data
2 3 (2.04%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.36%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (0.68%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.68%) DocumentDB
4 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.68%) MySQL
4 1 (0.68%) OLTP
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.36%) Artifactory
1 2 (1.36%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.36%) JIRA
2 1 (0.68%) Ant
2 1 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.68%) Maven
2 1 (0.68%) Subversion
General
1 33 (22.45%) Finance
2 17 (11.56%) Banking
3 13 (8.84%) Legal
4 10 (6.80%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.40%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.72%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.72%) Retail
7 3 (2.04%) Law
7 3 (2.04%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.68%) Electronics
9 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 97 (65.99%) Architect
2 76 (51.70%) Security Architect
3 17 (11.56%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 16 (10.88%) Consultant
5 13 (8.84%) Security Consultant
6 12 (8.16%) Cloud Architect
7 11 (7.48%) Security Manager
7 11 (7.48%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (5.44%) Applications Architect
8 8 (5.44%) Enterprise Architect
8 8 (5.44%) TOGAF Architect
9 7 (4.76%) Enterprise Security Architect
10 6 (4.08%) Analyst
10 6 (4.08%) CISSP Architect
10 6 (4.08%) Security Officer
11 5 (3.40%) AWS Architect
11 5 (3.40%) Information Manager
11 5 (3.40%) Information Security Manager
11 5 (3.40%) Information Security Officer
12 4 (2.72%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.93%) SAML
2 7 (4.76%) Web Services
3 4 (2.72%) Ajax
3 4 (2.72%) JSON
3 4 (2.72%) REST
4 3 (2.04%) CSS
4 3 (2.04%) CSS3
4 3 (2.04%) HTML
4 3 (2.04%) HTML5
4 3 (2.04%) RESTful
5 2 (1.36%) Middleware
6 1 (0.68%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.68%) Itk
6 1 (0.68%) OAuth
6 1 (0.68%) OAuth2
6 1 (0.68%) OpenID
6 1 (0.68%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.56%) Management Information System
2 9 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.44%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.08%) CESG
5 6 (4.08%) Freedom of Information
6 5 (3.40%) Freedom of Information Act
7 4 (2.72%) CESG CLAS
7 4 (2.72%) Cyber Attack
7 4 (2.72%) PKI
8 3 (2.04%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.04%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.36%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.36%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.36%) NHS
9 2 (1.36%) Taxonomies
9 2 (1.36%) User Experience
9 2 (1.36%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.72%) Windows
2 3 (2.04%) Linux
3 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (38.10%) Cybersecurity
2 47 (31.97%) Information Security
3 33 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (22.45%) TOGAF
4 22 (14.97%) Information Assurance
4 22 (14.97%) SABSA
5 21 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 18 (12.24%) Open Source
7 17 (11.56%) ITIL
7 17 (11.56%) Security Testing
8 15 (10.20%) DevOps
8 15 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (9.52%) PRINCE2
9 14 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
9 14 (9.52%) Test Automation
10 13 (8.84%) Enterprise Architecture
11 11 (7.48%) Cryptography
11 11 (7.48%) Data Security
12 10 (6.80%) Data Protection
12 10 (6.80%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.08%) Java
2 5 (3.40%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.04%) SQL
4 2 (1.36%) Python
4 2 (1.36%) Scala
5 1 (0.68%) Perl
5 1 (0.68%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (24.49%) CISSP
2 30 (20.41%) Security Cleared
3 27 (18.37%) CISM
3 27 (18.37%) SC Cleared
4 23 (15.65%) CESG Certified Professional
5 15 (10.20%) Degree
6 11 (7.48%) CLAS
6 11 (7.48%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 11 (7.48%) MBCS
7 9 (6.12%) CISA
8 8 (5.44%) ISACA
9 6 (4.08%) CEH
9 6 (4.08%) ISSMP
10 5 (3.40%) CITP
10 5 (3.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (2.72%) Computer Science Degree
11 4 (2.72%) IISP
11 4 (2.72%) ISSAP
11 4 (2.72%) Master's Degree
11 4 (2.72%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (20.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (14.97%) PCI DSS
3 7 (4.76%) COBIT
4 4 (2.72%) GDPR
4 4 (2.72%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 3 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (2.04%) RMADS
5 3 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.36%) GMP
6 2 (1.36%) Government Security Classifications
6 2 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.68%) HL7
7 1 (0.68%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.68%) PA-DSS
7 1 (0.68%) SAS 70
7 1 (0.68%) SNOMED CT
7 1 (0.68%) SSAE 16
7 1 (0.68%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 14 (9.52%) Docker
2 5 (3.40%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (11.56%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.36%) Nessus
2 2 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.36%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (1.36%) Puppet
3 1 (0.68%) Ansible
3 1 (0.68%) Cacti
3 1 (0.68%) Check_MK
3 1 (0.68%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 1 (0.68%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.68%) Graphite
3 1 (0.68%) Kibana
3 1 (0.68%) logstash
3 1 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.68%) Nagios
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.68%) Rundeck
3 1 (0.68%) SCOM
3 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.68%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (12.93%) Google
2 11 (7.48%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.72%) CheckPoint
4 3 (2.04%) Citrix
4 3 (2.04%) Oracle
5 2 (1.36%) Bloomberg
5 2 (1.36%) McAfee
5 2 (1.36%) New Relic
5 2 (1.36%) Qualys
5 2 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.36%) SAP
5 2 (1.36%) VMware
6 1 (0.68%) Aruba
6 1 (0.68%) Aveksa
6 1 (0.68%) ForgeRock
6 1 (0.68%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.68%) Palo Alto
6 1 (0.68%) Splunk
6 1 (0.68%) TOWER Software
6 1 (0.68%) WorldPay
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Nicolson Bray Ltd
Rate: From £600 to £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago