The median contractor rate for an Information Security Architect was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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.

Information Security Architect
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 - 112
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Architect 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.17% - 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £550 £538
% change year-on-year -9.09% +2.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1661 2158 2287
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 91.72% 92.82% 92.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 812 1151 1152
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 95 92
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -30.39%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £26.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Information Security Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Information Security Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Architect in Berkshire

Information Security Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Security Architect in Berkshire

Information Security Architect
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Architect within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 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
Bracknell - 2 - -
Information Security Architect
South East

Information Security Architect Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Information 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 Berkshire region featuring Information Security Architect in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) McAfee
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (100.00%) Splunk
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 3 (100.00%) Database Security
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Project Governance
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Data-Flow Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamic Code Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Static Code Analysis

Information Security Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Database Security
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 3 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Project Governance
3 1 (33.33%) Data-Flow Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamic Code Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) McAfee
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Splunk