The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London 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 25 July 2016 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Solution Architect
Rank 426 421 402
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Security Solutions Architect 10 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.045% 0.047% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.049% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 5
Median daily rate £550 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £458 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £573 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.00% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Security Solutions Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21053 22365 22109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.05% 94.76% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 15087 15699 15159
Median daily rate £452 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.46% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 374 414
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.78 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.17 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Security Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Security Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Security Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Security Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in London

Security Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Solutions Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Security Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in London

Security Solutions Architect
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 Solutions Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +44 1 £525 +10.52%
Feltham - 1 - -
Security Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 London region featuring Security Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 7 (30.43%) TOGAF
1 7 (30.43%) Firewall
1 7 (30.43%) PCI DSS
1 7 (30.43%) Security Architecture
1 7 (30.43%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (26.09%) Data Security
3 5 (21.74%) CISSP
3 5 (21.74%) LAN
3 5 (21.74%) WAN
3 5 (21.74%) Information Security
3 5 (21.74%) IaaS
3 5 (21.74%) SABSA
3 5 (21.74%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (21.74%) Web Filtering
3 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (21.74%) PaaS
3 5 (21.74%) SIEM
3 5 (21.74%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (21.74%) OpenStack
4 4 (17.39%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (17.39%) Finance
4 4 (17.39%) CISM
5 3 (13.04%) Security Management
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (13.04%) Network Security
6 2 (8.70%) COBIT
6 2 (8.70%) Degree
6 2 (8.70%) Online Banking

Security Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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 5 (21.74%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (21.74%) IaaS
1 5 (21.74%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) Firewall
2 5 (21.74%) LAN
2 5 (21.74%) WAN
3 3 (13.04%) Network Security
4 2 (8.70%) HTTP
5 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.35%) VoIP
5 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Big Data
2 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.35%) CSS
1 1 (4.35%) CSS3
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) HTML5
1 1 (4.35%) JSON
1 1 (4.35%) OAuth
1 1 (4.35%) REST
1 1 (4.35%) SailPoint
1 1 (4.35%) SAML
1 1 (4.35%) SOAP
1 1 (4.35%) Spring
1 1 (4.35%) Spring Security
1 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Mobile Banking
1 2 (8.70%) Mobile Payment
1 2 (8.70%) Online Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Blog
2 1 (4.35%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (30.43%) Security Architecture
1 7 (30.43%) TOGAF
2 6 (26.09%) Data Security
3 5 (21.74%) Information Security
3 5 (21.74%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (21.74%) SABSA
3 5 (21.74%) SIEM
3 5 (21.74%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (21.74%) Web Filtering
4 4 (17.39%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (13.04%) Security Management
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.70%) Identity Management
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL
6 2 (8.70%) Matrix Management
6 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.70%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) Groovy
2 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) CISSP
2 4 (17.39%) CISM
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
3 2 (8.70%) PMI Certification
3 2 (8.70%) PMP
4 1 (4.35%) IISP
4 1 (4.35%) ISSAP
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) PCI DSS
2 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (8.70%) COBIT
3 2 (8.70%) SSAE 16
4 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) ArcSight
1 2 (8.70%) Cyber-Ark
1 2 (8.70%) Mercator
2 1 (4.35%) Facebook
2 1 (4.35%) FireEye
2 1 (4.35%) ForgeRock
2 1 (4.35%) Intel Security
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (4.35%) Splunk
2 1 (4.35%) Tableau
2 1 (4.35%) VMware