The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architect
Rank 66 66 98
Rank change year-on-year
0 +32
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 1 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% 1.67% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 1.83% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
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£500 £525 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £450 £525
% change year-on-year
+13.88% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £42.00
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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
786 930 1214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 90.76% 91.45% 87.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 451 380
Average daily rate £388 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 33 28
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -31.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.88 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.20 £50.00 £22.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Architect in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region that cited Security Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Security Architect in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Database Security
2 1 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) E-business

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region that cited Security Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Security Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Database Security
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) E-business
2 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
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