The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Security Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architect
Rank 66 63 63
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 4 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.54% 0.64% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.67% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Median daily rate £500 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £510
% change year-on-year
- +7.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Security Architect
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
677 897 848
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 90.75% 95.32% 93.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 511 514
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 77 28
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +10.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.75 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £55.55 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Security Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Security Architect Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, 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 Reading region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 4 (40.00%) Network Security
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (30.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (20.00%) HP Helion
3 2 (20.00%) SANS
3 2 (20.00%) Security Auditing
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 2 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) ISACA
3 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (10.00%) Budget Control
4 1 (10.00%) 4G
4 1 (10.00%) SIEM
4 1 (10.00%) CRISC
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

Security Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (30.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (20.00%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) 3G
2 1 (10.00%) 4G
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) IPsec
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Security Auditing
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Budget Control
3 1 (10.00%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (10.00%) SIEM
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISACA
1 2 (20.00%) SANS
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CISM
2 1 (10.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (10.00%) CRISC
2 1 (10.00%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (10.00%) Qualys