Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 June 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
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 56 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 - +60
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 1 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.22% 1.54% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 1.83% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Merseyside median daily rate £675 £588 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.89% - -
North West median daily rate £550 £550 £500
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - £56.25

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 Merseyside with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 404 547 547
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 88.21% 84.15% 82.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 347 339
Merseyside median daily rate £403 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £263 £250 £225
90th Percentile £551 £588 £502
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 15 3
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.11 £13.50 £18.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.89% -28.19% -44.84%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.00 £10.56
90th Percentile £16.28 £23.72 £26.76
North West median hourly rate £23.20 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -31.76% +4.62% +30.00%

Security Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Architecture in Merseyside

Security Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Architecture in Merseyside

Security Architecture
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 6 months to 20 June 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
Liverpool +5 1 £675 +14.89% 2
Security Architecture
North West

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR
1 1 (100.00%) NIST 800

Security Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) NIST 800
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) IBM