The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Security Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Solution Architect
UK / England
Rank 543 569 578
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Security Solutions Architect 31 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.046% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.048% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 11 6
Median daily rate £550 £538 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £538 £513
% change year-on-year
-4.65% +4.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39238 43349 43884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.62% 94.94% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 25748 27917 28128
Median daily rate £428 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1338 1586 1778
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

Security Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Security Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Security Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

Security Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Solutions Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Security Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

Security Solutions Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Solutions Architect across the England region.

Security Solutions Architect Hourly Rate Trend in England

Security Solutions Architect
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Solutions Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 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
London +5 17 £600 -7.69% 2
East of England - 5 £550 -
South East +19 4 £425 -19.04%
South West +12 3 £513 -14.58%
West Midlands -8 1 £525 +16.66%
East Midlands - 1 - -
Security Solutions Architect
UK

Security Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, Security Solutions 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 England region featuring Security Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 31 (46.27%) Cybersecurity
2 18 (26.87%) TOGAF
3 15 (22.39%) Finance
4 13 (19.40%) Banking
4 13 (19.40%) Enterprise Architecture
5 11 (16.42%) Zachman Framework
6 10 (14.93%) Information Security
6 10 (14.93%) CISSP
6 10 (14.93%) PCI DSS
7 9 (13.43%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (13.43%) Degree
7 9 (13.43%) Security Architecture
8 8 (11.94%) SC Cleared
8 8 (11.94%) Security Cleared
8 8 (11.94%) Internet
8 8 (11.94%) Windows
8 8 (11.94%) SOA
8 8 (11.94%) Firewall
8 8 (11.94%) Data Security
9 7 (10.45%) Risk Assessment
9 7 (10.45%) ITIL
10 6 (8.96%) Network Security
10 6 (8.96%) Computer Science
10 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (8.96%) Cisco
10 6 (8.96%) Middleware
10 6 (8.96%) Active Directory
10 6 (8.96%) Forcepoint
10 6 (8.96%) Risk Management
10 6 (8.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

Security Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 2 (2.99%) SaaS
2 1 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.49%) IaaS
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.94%) Firewall
1 8 (11.94%) Internet
2 6 (8.96%) Network Security
3 5 (7.46%) LDAP
4 4 (5.97%) MPLS
4 4 (5.97%) WAN
5 1 (1.49%) DMZ
5 1 (1.49%) DNS
5 1 (1.49%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) Big Data
General
1 15 (22.39%) Finance
2 13 (19.40%) Banking
3 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.99%) Retail
5 1 (1.49%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) Middleware
2 3 (4.48%) JAAS
3 2 (2.99%) OAuth
3 2 (2.99%) RESTful
4 1 (1.49%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Computer Science
1 6 (8.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.48%) Cyber Attack
4 2 (2.99%) CESG
4 2 (2.99%) Cyber Defence
4 2 (2.99%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (2.99%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (2.99%) Online Banking
4 2 (2.99%) Tandem
4 2 (2.99%) User Experience
5 1 (1.49%) Economics
5 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.27%) Cybersecurity
2 18 (26.87%) TOGAF
3 13 (19.40%) Enterprise Architecture
4 11 (16.42%) Zachman Framework
5 10 (14.93%) Information Security
6 9 (13.43%) Security Architecture
6 9 (13.43%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (11.94%) Data Security
7 8 (11.94%) SOA
8 7 (10.45%) ITIL
8 7 (10.45%) Risk Assessment
9 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (8.96%) Data Loss Prevention
9 6 (8.96%) Identity Access Management
9 6 (8.96%) Risk Management
10 5 (7.46%) Data Protection
10 5 (7.46%) Systems Analysis
11 4 (5.97%) Mobile Device Management
11 4 (5.97%) Presales
11 4 (5.97%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.46%) Java
2 3 (4.48%) Perl
2 3 (4.48%) Python
2 3 (4.48%) Ruby
3 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (14.93%) CISSP
2 9 (13.43%) Degree
3 8 (11.94%) SC Cleared
3 8 (11.94%) Security Cleared
4 5 (7.46%) CISM
4 5 (7.46%) ISSAP
5 4 (5.97%) CCNA
5 4 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (5.97%) CLAS
5 4 (5.97%) JNCIA
6 2 (2.99%) CISA
7 1 (1.49%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (1.49%) CRISC
7 1 (1.49%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.93%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.49%) COBIT
3 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) QRadar
Vendors
1 6 (8.96%) Cisco
1 6 (8.96%) Forcepoint
2 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.46%) Splunk
2 5 (7.46%) Trend Micro
3 4 (5.97%) HP
3 4 (5.97%) Juniper
3 4 (5.97%) Oracle
3 4 (5.97%) VMware
4 3 (4.48%) WorldPay
5 2 (2.99%) Varonis
6 1 (1.49%) F5
6 1 (1.49%) LogRhythm
6 1 (1.49%) Palo Alto
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Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
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