The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Security Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Architect
London / City of London
Rank 155 147 174
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +27
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 2 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.067% 0.19% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.20% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 15
Median daily rate £575 £600 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% +4.34%
UK excluding London median daily rate £505 £550 £500
% change year-on-year
-8.18% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2819 3054 4960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.14% 95.53% 95.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2223 2413 3800
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 46 76
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +9.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £53.00 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Security Architect in the job title.

Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Security Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Architect across the City of London region.

Security Architect Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Security Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 8 (32.00%) Finance
1 8 (32.00%) Information Security
2 6 (24.00%) Security Architecture
3 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (16.00%) TOGAF
4 4 (16.00%) Splunk
4 4 (16.00%) SIEM
4 4 (16.00%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (12.00%) WorldPay
5 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (12.00%) CISM
5 3 (12.00%) Identity Management
5 3 (12.00%) Java
5 3 (12.00%) Perl
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle
5 3 (12.00%) Windows
5 3 (12.00%) Python
5 3 (12.00%) LDAP
5 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.00%) CISSP
5 3 (12.00%) JAAS
5 3 (12.00%) Retail
5 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.00%) Ruby
6 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (8.00%) Security Management
6 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.00%) Banking

Security Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of 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 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) LDAP
2 2 (8.00%) Firewall
2 2 (8.00%) Internet
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (4.00%) DMZ
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) Network Security
3 1 (4.00%) VPN
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
3 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Big Data
1 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) JAAS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Information Security
2 6 (24.00%) Security Architecture
3 4 (16.00%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (16.00%) SIEM
3 4 (16.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (12.00%) Identity Management
4 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (8.00%) Data Loss Prevention
5 2 (8.00%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Information Security Management
5 2 (8.00%) Network Design
5 2 (8.00%) Security Management
6 1 (4.00%) Machine Learning
6 1 (4.00%) Malware Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) SABSA
6 1 (4.00%) Security Monitoring
6 1 (4.00%) Security Operations
6 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) Java
1 3 (12.00%) Perl
1 3 (12.00%) Python
1 3 (12.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) CISM
2 3 (12.00%) CISSP
3 2 (8.00%) CCNP
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.00%) CRISC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Splunk
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) WorldPay
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix
3 2 (8.00%) F5
3 2 (8.00%) Intel Security
3 2 (8.00%) Symantec
3 2 (8.00%) Tripwire
3 2 (8.00%) Varonis
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) CyberArk
4 1 (4.00%) Dell
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