Period
to 23 May 2018

The median contractor rate for a Security Architect was £569 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Security Architect
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 46 34
Rank change year-on-year -9 -12 +26
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 7 10 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.16% 1.70% 3.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 1.80% 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 19
Bedfordshire median daily rate £569 £525 £595
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -11.76% +8.18%
10th Percentile £463 £413 £525
90th Percentile £669 £619 £638
East of England median daily rate £588 £538 £425
% change year-on-year +9.30% +26.47% -6.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies in Bedfordshire with a recognized job title 566 557 608
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.55% 94.89% 95.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 395 427
Bedfordshire median daily rate £443 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.12% -2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £136 £275 £262
90th Percentile £597 £575 £612
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 12 38
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £45.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -68.96% +100.49%
10th Percentile £10.16 £11.32 £15.00
90th Percentile £24.88 £18.00 £50.71
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £19.45 £21.50
% change year-on-year -15.17% -9.53% +4.88%

Security Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings that featured Security Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Security Architect in Bedfordshire

Security Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Architect in Bedfordshire

Security Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Architect in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Architect in Bedfordshire

Security Architect
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -6 6 £569 +13.75%
Security Architect
East of England

Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, Security Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedfordshire region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Security Operations
3 2 (28.57%) Legal
3 2 (28.57%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 2 (28.57%) Privileged Access Management
3 2 (28.57%) People Management
3 2 (28.57%) COBIT
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) CISSP
3 2 (28.57%) Security Management
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) Cryptography
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (14.29%) SaaS
4 1 (14.29%) PaaS
4 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Office 365
4 1 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management

Security Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security
General
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Security Operations
3 2 (28.57%) Cryptography
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 2 (28.57%) People Management
3 2 (28.57%) Privileged Access Management
3 2 (28.57%) Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Service Design
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CISSP
2 1 (14.29%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) BeyondTrust
1 1 (14.29%) Centrify
1 1 (14.29%) CyberArk