The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex with a requirement for Security Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the 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 Architecture
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 21 21
Rank change year-on-year +1 0  
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 0.79% 1.91% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 2.27% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £500 £467
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.18%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £530 £514 £528
% change year-on-year +3.16% -2.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.87 £51.25 £68.00
% change year-on-year +18.77% -24.63%  

Security Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 108 132 127
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 85.04% 84.08% 78.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 94 78
Median daily rate £400 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £315 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £526 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 2
Median hourly rate - £48.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +49.23%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Security Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex citing Security Architecture as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Security Architecture in Middlesex

Security Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Architecture in Middlesex

Security Architecture
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Security Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Middlesex region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity

Security Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco