Period
to 19 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Security Architect was £563 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 63 67
Rank change year-on-year -15 +4 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 5 24 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.45% 1.89% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 1.99% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 23 8
Wiltshire median daily rate £563 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.42% - +8.57%
10th Percentile £529 £414 £409
90th Percentile £586 £600 £549
South West median daily rate £525 £525 £513
% change year-on-year - +2.44% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies in Wiltshire with a recognized job title 1,042 1,205 1,369
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.47% 94.96% 94.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 839 950
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £270 £217 £220
90th Percentile £600 £575 £525
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 37 49
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.25 £38.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.22% +24.19% +41.71%
10th Percentile £13.00 £16.90 £12.50
90th Percentile £40.08 £47.50 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year -9.09% -13.39% +58.75%

Security Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Architect in Wiltshire

Security Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Architect in Wiltshire

Security Architect
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. 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
Swindon -12 3 £550 +17.33%
Security Architect
South West

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Wiltshire region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) SIEM
3 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Privacy
4 1 (20.00%) AWS Certification
4 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (20.00%) GDPR
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (20.00%) Big Data
4 1 (20.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (20.00%) Google
4 1 (20.00%) JSP 440
4 1 (20.00%) RMADS
4 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
4 1 (20.00%) PeopleSoft

Security Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Law
2 1 (20.00%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (20.00%) Data Privacy
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GDPR
1 1 (20.00%) JSP 440
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (20.00%) RMADS
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) PeopleSoft