The table below looks at the statistics for ISSAP in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISSAP over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP)
Rank - 573 -
Contract jobs citing ISSAP 0 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.023% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
Average daily rate
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- £475 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £475 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10096 9552 8479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.05% 18.67% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6148 5484 4726
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 491 397 436
Average hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £13.46 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £47.00 £43.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

ISSAP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISSAP across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISSAP Jobs Demand Trend in England

ISSAP
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISSAP across the England region.

ISSAP Daily Rate Trend in England

ISSAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ISSAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISSAP.

1 19 (90.48%) CISSP
2 17 (80.95%) Security Architecture
3 14 (66.67%) Information Security
4 12 (57.14%) SABSA
5 11 (52.38%) Cyber Security
5 11 (52.38%) TOGAF
5 11 (52.38%) CISM
6 9 (42.86%) Management Information System
7 7 (33.33%) Firewall
7 7 (33.33%) Security Management
7 7 (33.33%) VPN
7 7 (33.33%) LAN
7 7 (33.33%) WAN
8 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (23.81%) Degree
9 5 (23.81%) IIS
10 4 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (19.05%) Middleware
10 4 (19.05%) PKI
10 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
10 4 (19.05%) Vulnerability Management
11 3 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
11 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (14.29%) COBIT
11 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
12 2 (9.52%) ITIL
12 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 2 (9.52%) Malware Detection\Protection
12 2 (9.52%) FireEye

ISSAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ISSAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISSAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) LAN
1 7 (33.33%) WAN
1 7 (33.33%) VPN
1 7 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Security Architect
1 19 (90.48%) Architect
2 2 (9.52%) Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Security Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Head of Security
3 1 (4.76%) Head of Architecture
3 1 (4.76%) Head of Information Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 4 (19.05%) PKI
3 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (9.52%) Mobile Computing
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Security Architecture
2 14 (66.67%) Information Security
3 12 (57.14%) SABSA
4 11 (52.38%) Cyber Security
4 11 (52.38%) TOGAF
5 7 (33.33%) Security Management
6 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (19.05%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
8 3 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
9 2 (9.52%) ITIL
9 2 (9.52%) Malware Detection\Protection
10 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
10 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (4.76%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 19 (90.48%) CISSP
2 11 (52.38%) CISM
3 5 (23.81%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) CCSP
4 1 (4.76%) ISSEP
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.76%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (14.29%) COBIT
2 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) ArcSight
1 2 (9.52%) FireEye