Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Security Architect was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 22 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 150 199
Rank change year-on-year -19 +49 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 14 57 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.32% 1.05% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 1.09% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 26 16
Yorkshire median daily rate £525 £525 £680
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -22.79% +36.00%
10th Percentile £405 £425 £506
90th Percentile £665 £700 £700
England median daily rate £600 £566 £550
% change year-on-year +5.96% +2.95% +5.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £32.73

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4288 5241 5815
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.58% 96.17% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2841 3361 3873
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £225 £250 £250
90th Percentile £545 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 200 316
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.58 £14.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.11% +2.98% +0.70%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.49 £9.00
90th Percentile £39.48 £29.63 £28.88
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Security Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Architect in Yorkshire

Security Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Architect in Yorkshire

Security Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Architect in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Architect in Yorkshire

Security Architect
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 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
West Yorkshire -25 10 £525 +1.11% 3
South Yorkshire +13 4 £563 -16.67%
Security Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Yorkshire region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 5 (35.71%) Information Security
2 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) CISSP
3 3 (21.43%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) PKI
3 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (21.43%) SIEM
4 2 (14.29%) SSCP
4 2 (14.29%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 2 (14.29%) IISP
4 2 (14.29%) Public Cloud
4 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) ISSAP
4 2 (14.29%) ISSEP
4 2 (14.29%) Network Security
4 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) DMZ
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (14.29%) CCSP
4 2 (14.29%) IIS
5 1 (7.14%) SAP
5 1 (7.14%) JBoss
5 1 (7.14%) Apache
5 1 (7.14%) SOA
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) IBM
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft

Security Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (7.14%) JBoss
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.14%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (7.14%) SAP GRC
1 1 (7.14%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Akamai
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) DMZ
2 2 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (7.14%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Camel
1 1 (7.14%) Kafka
1 1 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Fiori
1 1 (7.14%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) PKI
2 2 (14.29%) Public Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Information Security
2 3 (21.43%) SIEM
2 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (7.14%) IT Governance
4 1 (7.14%) Loose Coupling
4 1 (7.14%) Open Source
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Security
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) Security Operations
4 1 (7.14%) SFIA
4 1 (7.14%) Threat Management
4 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CISSP
2 2 (14.29%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 2 (14.29%) CCSP
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) IISP
2 2 (14.29%) ISSAP
2 2 (14.29%) ISSEP
2 2 (14.29%) SSCP
3 1 (7.14%) CISA
3 1 (7.14%) CISM
3 1 (7.14%) SANS
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Ariba
2 1 (7.14%) Dell
2 1 (7.14%) EMC
2 1 (7.14%) F5
2 1 (7.14%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) NetApp
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Splunk
2 1 (7.14%) TIBCO
2 1 (7.14%) VMware