The median contractor rate for a Security Architect was £588 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire 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.

Security Architect
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 99 117
Rank change year-on-year +4 +18  
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 10 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.57% 0.66% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.70% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 2
Median daily rate £588 £500 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.50% +6.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £485 £434
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £515 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £535 £506
% change year-on-year +2.75% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £72.50 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1675 1851 2047
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 95.33% 94.29% 95.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1020 1162 1290
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £273 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £504 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 100 150
Median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +56.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £48.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Security Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Architect in Hampshire

Security Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Architect in Hampshire

Security Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Architect in Hampshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Architect in Hampshire

Security Architect
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire 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
Southampton +7 4 £600 -
Basingstoke -12 1 £475 -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Security Architect
South East

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

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

1 6 (40.00%) Data Security
2 5 (33.33%) Cryptography
2 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) Network Security
3 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) Legal
3 4 (26.67%) CRM
3 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (26.67%) Security Architecture
4 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (20.00%) Boundary Protection
4 3 (20.00%) LAN
4 3 (20.00%) WAN
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (20.00%) Forcepoint
4 3 (20.00%) DAB
4 3 (20.00%) Network Management
4 3 (20.00%) Information Security
4 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
5 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (13.33%) ERD
5 2 (13.33%) Windows
5 2 (13.33%) IBM
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) Big Data
5 2 (13.33%) Server Hardening

Security Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 1 (6.67%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) IaaS
1 1 (6.67%) PaaS
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Network Security
2 3 (20.00%) DAB
2 3 (20.00%) LAN
2 3 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) LDAP
3 1 (6.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Big Data
2 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.67%) SAP BW
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
1 4 (26.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) OAuth
1 1 (6.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Cyber Defence
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Reference Data
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
1 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Data Security
2 5 (33.33%) Cryptography
3 4 (26.67%) CRM
3 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (26.67%) Security Architecture
4 3 (20.00%) Boundary Protection
4 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (20.00%) Information Security
4 3 (20.00%) Network Management
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 2 (13.33%) ERD
5 2 (13.33%) Feasibility Study
5 2 (13.33%) IT Strategy
5 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
5 2 (13.33%) Security Patching
5 2 (13.33%) Server Hardening
5 2 (13.33%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (13.33%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (13.33%) GDPR
3 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (6.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Forcepoint
2 2 (13.33%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
3 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Cloudera
3 1 (6.67%) F5
3 1 (6.67%) McAfee
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Splunk
3 1 (6.67%) VMware