Period
to 17 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an IT Security Architect was £285 per day in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 17 January 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.

IT Security Architect
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring an IT Security Architect 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 2.10% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Portsmouth median daily rate £285 - -
Hampshire median daily rate £310 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Portsmouth median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. 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
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies in Portsmouth with a recognized job title 277 288 254
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.85% 94.74% 96.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 154 130
Portsmouth median daily rate £388 £395 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.90% +6.76% +9.23%
10th Percentile £181 £219 £261
90th Percentile £502 £513 £538
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 59 42
Portsmouth median hourly rate £34.00 £40.00 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +44.14% +26.14%
10th Percentile £15.47 £11.69 £11.09
90th Percentile £46.54 £50.07 £47.83
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £24.85
% change year-on-year - -19.52% +56.44%

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT 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 Portsmouth region featuring IT Security Architect in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
1 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (83.33%) PCI DSS
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (83.33%) UAG
1 5 (83.33%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (83.33%) Server Hardening
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
1 5 (83.33%) Web Filtering
1 5 (83.33%) Security Monitoring
1 5 (83.33%) IIS
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) VPN
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) HP
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
1 5 (83.33%) DMZ

IT Security Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 5 (83.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (83.33%) DMZ
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) VPN
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
1 5 (83.33%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (83.33%) Security Monitoring
1 5 (83.33%) Server Hardening
1 5 (83.33%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (83.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) UAG
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) HP
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft