Period
to 18 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Security Architect was £625 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

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
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 149 116 91
Rank change year-on-year -33 -25 +35
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 10 26 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.32% 0.94% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 1.00% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 20 18
Surrey median daily rate £625 £595 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.04% +36.00% -20.45%
10th Percentile £575 £475 £413
90th Percentile £723 £730 £476
South East median daily rate £600 £589 £525
% change year-on-year +1.87% +12.19% -2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 2,922 2,604 1,925
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.50% 94.42% 95.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,071 1,832 1,211
Surrey median daily rate £475 £450 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +7.53% +0.84%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £169
90th Percentile £606 £580 £575
South East median daily rate £434 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.06% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 73 111
Surrey median hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.45% -21.43% -
10th Percentile £12.70 £11.79 £11.55
90th Percentile £51.00 £48.57 £42.00
South East median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +13.89% +2.86% -7.89%

Security Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings that featured Security Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

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
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines +1 5 £700 +33.33%
Guildford - 4 £625 - 2
Security Architect
South East

Security Architect Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, Security Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Surrey region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 6 (60.00%) C
2 5 (50.00%) SAP
2 5 (50.00%) Billing
2 5 (50.00%) Marketing
2 5 (50.00%) SAP Security
2 5 (50.00%) hybris
2 5 (50.00%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) ISSAP
4 1 (10.00%) CISSP
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) SABSA
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Critical Success Factor
4 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) API Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (10.00%) Zscaler
4 1 (10.00%) CASB
4 1 (10.00%) SIEM
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) SCADA
4 1 (10.00%) Degree

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:

Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 5 (50.00%) Billing
1 5 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) SAP Security
2 1 (10.00%) API Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Critical Success Factor
2 1 (10.00%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (10.00%) SABSA
2 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) SIEM
2 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CISSP
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) ISSAP
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) CASB
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) hybris
1 5 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Symantec
2 1 (10.00%) Zscaler