The median contractor rate for a Security Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 27 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 / Surrey
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 78 85
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 0 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey - 1.49% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.57% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 7
Median daily rate - £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.54%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £530 £513
% change year-on-year +3.77% +3.41%  
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 Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1152 1213 1210
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 94.50% 95.36% 94.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 807 797 691
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 67 49
Median hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +47.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £12.15 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Security Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Architect in Surrey

Security Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Architect in Surrey

Security Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architect in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Architect in Surrey

Security Architect Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 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 Surrey region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) Investment Management
1 2 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (25.00%) Event Correlation
2 1 (25.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Palantir
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment

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

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 2 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
1 2 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (25.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security
2 1 (25.00%) Event Correlation
2 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Palantir
1 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto