The median contractor rate for a Security Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 79 85
Rank change year-on-year -11 +6  
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 4 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.33% 1.67% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 1.74% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 15 3
Median daily rate - £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.09%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £538 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +7.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.50 -

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 1126 1267 1362
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 94.15% 96.20% 95.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 724 827 741
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £540 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 96 61
Median hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.13 £51.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

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
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 3 months to 30 March 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
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 - -
Security Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) CISSP
1 3 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) Data Loss Prevention
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Investment Management
2 2 (22.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) Network Design
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) MPLS
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) CCIE
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) Data Security
3 1 (11.11%) SSL
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) ISSAP
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) Use Case
3 1 (11.11%) OWASP
3 1 (11.11%) CSSLP

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 2 (22.22%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) MPLS
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Data Loss Prevention
2 2 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) Investment Management
2 2 (22.22%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Data Security
3 1 (11.11%) Event Correlation
3 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (11.11%) OWASP
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (11.11%) Secure Coding
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CISSP
2 2 (22.22%) CCIE
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CSSLP
3 1 (11.11%) ISSAP
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Palantir
2 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto