The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West 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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Solution Architect
Rank - - 142
Contract jobs requiring a Security Solutions Architect 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £500 £550
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -9.09%
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 South West 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
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2794 2931 3050
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 96.05% 95.97% 94.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1789 1794 1869
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 168 192
Median hourly rate £36.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.49 £42.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

Security Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Security Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Security Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Security Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Security Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 South West region featuring Security Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Mainframe
2 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (62.50%) PCI DSS
4 4 (50.00%) SOA
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (50.00%) Guidewire
5 3 (37.50%) SDLC
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) IBM
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (37.50%) zOS
5 3 (37.50%) OWASP
5 3 (37.50%) COBIT
5 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
5 3 (37.50%) Information Security
6 2 (25.00%) Legal
6 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (25.00%) Network Security
6 2 (25.00%) CISSP
6 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (25.00%) SIEM
6 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (25.00%) Threat Management
6 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 1 (12.50%) Project Management
7 1 (12.50%) Informatica

Security Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (12.50%) SAS
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (50.00%) SOA
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) OWASP
3 3 (37.50%) SDLC
3 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
4 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) SIEM
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Threat Management
4 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (12.50%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (62.50%) PCI DSS
2 3 (37.50%) COBIT
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Guidewire
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Informatica