Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Security Architect was £595 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 96 130
Rank change year-on-year -34 +34 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 16 32 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.58% 1.37% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 1.44% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 8
Surrey median daily rate £595 £450 £543
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.22% -17.05% -1.36%
10th Percentile £475 £413 £453
90th Percentile £610 £538 £641
South East median daily rate £589 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +12.19% - +5.00%
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 2619 2225 2642
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.93% 95.33% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1837 1459 1591
Surrey median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 104 89
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £23.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.42% +31.94% +5.88%
10th Percentile £11.78 £11.76 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.80 £45.06 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +12.50%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Architect in Surrey over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 November 2017. 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
Sunbury-on-Thames -17 5 £610 +16.19%
Leatherhead -1 4 £500 -9.09%
Staines 0 2 £500 -
Security Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 11 (68.75%) Network Security
2 7 (43.75%) VoIP
2 7 (43.75%) HTTP
2 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
3 6 (37.50%) Firewall
3 6 (37.50%) TOGAF
3 6 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (31.25%) CCIE
4 5 (31.25%) CCNP
4 5 (31.25%) CCNA
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (31.25%) ITIL
5 4 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (12.50%) PKI
7 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (12.50%) Information Security
7 2 (12.50%) IPsec
7 2 (12.50%) Validation
7 2 (12.50%) Migration
7 2 (12.50%) ATM
7 2 (12.50%) Broadband
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco
7 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (12.50%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (6.25%) Re-Platforming
8 1 (6.25%) Identity Access Management

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.25%) IaaS
3 1 (6.25%) PaaS
3 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) Network Security
2 7 (43.75%) HTTP
2 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
2 7 (43.75%) VoIP
3 6 (37.50%) Firewall
4 2 (12.50%) ATM
4 2 (12.50%) Broadband
4 2 (12.50%) IPsec
5 1 (6.25%) IKE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Cyber Attack
1 2 (12.50%) PKI
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
1 6 (37.50%) TOGAF
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Validation
4 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (6.25%) Network Design
5 1 (6.25%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Security Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Security Monitoring
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) CCIE
1 5 (31.25%) CCNA
1 5 (31.25%) CCNP
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) CCIE Security
3 1 (6.25%) CCSA
3 1 (6.25%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) ECSS
2 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft