The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Security Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architect
Rank 109 106 109
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 26 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.95% 0.70% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.74% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 5
Median daily rate £546 £540 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.15% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £495 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £550 £540
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
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 West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2587 2420 2196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.55% 94.46% 93.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1582 1327 1231
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £522 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 117 181
Median hourly rate £15.99 £14.10 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.40% -9.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.33 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £32.50 £29.00
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 the West Midlands

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

Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Security Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Security Architect Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Security Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Architect across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Security Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Security Architect
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architect within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Birmingham 0 6 £600 +13.20% 1
Shropshire 0 6 - -
Worcestershire +4 5 £525 -
Solihull - 5 - -
Warwickshire -6 2 £506 -7.95%
Security Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 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 West Midlands region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
2 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
3 11 (29.73%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (27.03%) OpenStack
4 10 (27.03%) IaaS
4 10 (27.03%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (21.62%) Information Security
6 7 (18.92%) Firewall
6 7 (18.92%) Windows
6 7 (18.92%) Security Architecture
6 7 (18.92%) Identity Access Management
7 6 (16.22%) IBM
7 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
7 6 (16.22%) VMware
8 5 (13.51%) SIEM
8 5 (13.51%) PaaS
9 4 (10.81%) Office 365
9 4 (10.81%) SaaS
9 4 (10.81%) Project Planning
9 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
9 4 (10.81%) CISSP
9 4 (10.81%) SABSA
9 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (8.11%) Security Hardening
10 3 (8.11%) Presales
10 3 (8.11%) Protective Monitoring
10 3 (8.11%) LogRhythm
10 3 (8.11%) IT Audit
10 3 (8.11%) Data Loss Prevention

Security Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 10 (27.03%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.70%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (29.73%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (27.03%) IaaS
4 5 (13.51%) PaaS
5 4 (10.81%) Office 365
5 4 (10.81%) SaaS
6 2 (5.41%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) Firewall
2 3 (8.11%) Network Security
General
1 1 (2.70%) Automotive
1 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) Hibernate
1 1 (2.70%) J2EE
1 1 (2.70%) Spring
1 1 (2.70%) Struts
1 1 (2.70%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.70%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (21.62%) Information Security
3 7 (18.92%) Identity Access Management
3 7 (18.92%) Security Architecture
4 5 (13.51%) SIEM
5 4 (10.81%) Project Planning
5 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
5 4 (10.81%) SABSA
6 3 (8.11%) Data Loss Prevention
6 3 (8.11%) Data Protection
6 3 (8.11%) Identity Management
6 3 (8.11%) Information Governance
6 3 (8.11%) Information Security Management
6 3 (8.11%) IT Audit
6 3 (8.11%) Presales
6 3 (8.11%) Project Management
6 3 (8.11%) Protective Monitoring
6 3 (8.11%) Security Hardening
6 3 (8.11%) Security Management
6 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
1 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.81%) CISSP
3 1 (2.70%) CISA
3 1 (2.70%) CISM
3 1 (2.70%) CISMP
3 1 (2.70%) CLAS
3 1 (2.70%) CREST Certified
3 1 (2.70%) GIAC
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) QRadar
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) IBM
1 6 (16.22%) VMware
2 3 (8.11%) Intel Security
2 3 (8.11%) LogRhythm
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco
4 1 (2.70%) Cyber-Ark
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