Period
to 15 July 2019

The median contractor rate for a Security Architect was £575 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 6 months to 15 July 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
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
15 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 31 29 49
Rank change year-on-year -2 +20 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 15 23 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 3.21% 3.88% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.36% 4.08% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 3
Warwickshire median daily rate £575 £513 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.20% -2.38% +6.06%
10th Percentile £513 £465 £508
90th Percentile £651 £598 £588
West Midlands median daily rate £600 £525 £513
% change year-on-year +14.29% +2.44% -1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warwickshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire. 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
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies in Warwickshire with a recognized job title 446 564 604
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.50% 95.11% 93.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 302 350
Warwickshire median daily rate £425 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.68% -2.39%
10th Percentile £263 £214 £182
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 44 58
Warwickshire median hourly rate £15.50 £15.85 £23.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.21% -33.89% +41.03%
10th Percentile £12.80 £8.70 £12.88
90th Percentile £44.28 £30.79 £39.73
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +12.90% -11.43% +16.67%

Security Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Architect in Warwickshire

Security Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Architect in Warwickshire

Security Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Architect in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 15 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Architect in Warwickshire

Security Architect
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 15 July 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
Stratford-upon-Avon - 4 £613 - 1
Warwick -10 2 £525 -4.55% 1
Security Architect
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 Warwickshire region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 14 (93.33%) Security Architecture
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) Office 365
3 5 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 4 (26.67%) Finance
4 4 (26.67%) CISSP
4 4 (26.67%) Windows 10
5 3 (20.00%) SANS
5 3 (20.00%) Threat Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) Decision-Making
5 3 (20.00%) Technology Roadmap
5 3 (20.00%) Strategic Roadmap
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (20.00%) SAN
5 3 (20.00%) MPLS
5 3 (20.00%) Information Security
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) LAN
5 3 (20.00%) WAN
5 3 (20.00%) SNMP
5 3 (20.00%) CCNP
5 3 (20.00%) CCNA
5 3 (20.00%) Network Design
5 3 (20.00%) VLAN
5 3 (20.00%) Network Security
5 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (20.00%) Analytics
5 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (13.33%) SIEM

Security Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 5 (33.33%) Office 365
2 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (6.67%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) LAN
1 3 (20.00%) MPLS
1 3 (20.00%) Network Security
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
1 3 (20.00%) SNMP
1 3 (20.00%) VLAN
1 3 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows 10
3 2 (13.33%) Unix
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Security Architecture
2 5 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 3 (20.00%) Analytics
3 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (20.00%) Decision-Making
3 3 (20.00%) Information Security
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Network Design
3 3 (20.00%) Strategic Roadmap
3 3 (20.00%) Technology Roadmap
3 3 (20.00%) Threat Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) Data Loss Prevention
4 2 (13.33%) DevOps
4 2 (13.33%) Identity Management
4 2 (13.33%) Line Management
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (13.33%) Security Hardening
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Perl
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CISSP
2 3 (20.00%) CCNA
2 3 (20.00%) CCNP
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (20.00%) SANS
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CCSP
4 1 (6.67%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) CITP
4 1 (6.67%) IIBA
4 1 (6.67%) ISEB
4 1 (6.67%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) GDPR
2 1 (6.67%) COBIT
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Ansible
1 1 (6.67%) CASB
1 1 (6.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Citrix
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft