Period
to 20 July 2017

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 July 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
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 - 55
Rank change year-on-year - +55 -
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 9 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.41% - 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% - 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 7
Merseyside median daily rate £600 - £855
North West median daily rate £575 £550 £600
% change year-on-year +4.55% -8.33% +11.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £56.25 -

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 Merseyside with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 532 525 586
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 83.52% 81.78% 73.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 317 276
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +3.16%
10th Percentile £254 £253 £203
90th Percentile £550 £516 £600
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 2
Merseyside median hourly rate £16.18 £18.80 £51.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.94% -63.61% +187.03%
10th Percentile £11.75 £10.70 £50.83
90th Percentile £25.21 £26.85 £52.50
North West median hourly rate £36.00 £29.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year +23.08% +6.36% +25.00%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Architecture in Merseyside over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 July 2017. 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 - 9 £600 -
Security Architecture
North West

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

1 9 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 9 (100.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 9 (100.00%) CLAS
1 9 (100.00%) GDPR
2 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) CISSP
2 8 (88.89%) SC Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (88.89%) CISM
3 7 (77.78%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (66.67%) Waterfall
4 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (44.44%) Information Governance
6 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
7 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (11.11%) Marketing
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (11.11%) SAP
7 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (11.11%) Electronics
7 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
7 1 (11.11%) Finance
7 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
7 1 (11.11%) Scrum
7 1 (11.11%) Information Security
7 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
7 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme

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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Consultant
1 9 (100.00%) Security Consultant
2 6 (66.67%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) CISSP Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 4 (44.44%) Information Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 9 (100.00%) CLAS
2 8 (88.89%) CISM
2 8 (88.89%) CISSP
2 8 (88.89%) SC Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) GDPR
1 9 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 8 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) SAP