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 24 November 2014 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP)
Rank 575 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ISSAP 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.019% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.093% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate
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£513 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 - -
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
10718 8139 8497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.57% 17.12% 17.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6120 4652 4504
Average daily rate £396 £375 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% -2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 467 343 529
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £22.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISSAP across the England region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

ISSAP Daily Rate Histogram in England

ISSAP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISSAP within the England region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 2 £500 - 3
North West - 2 £368 - 2
South East - 2 £513 -
South West - - - -
ISSAP
UK

ISSAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 13 (59.09%) CISSP
2 12 (54.55%) Security Architecture
2 12 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (45.45%) Windows
3 10 (45.45%) Management Information System
3 10 (45.45%) TOGAF
4 8 (36.36%) CA
4 8 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (36.36%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (31.82%) Firewall
5 7 (31.82%) Information Security
6 6 (27.27%) LAN
6 6 (27.27%) WAN
6 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
7 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
7 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
7 5 (22.73%) CISA
7 5 (22.73%) SABSA
7 5 (22.73%) Project Planning
8 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (18.18%) Time Management
8 4 (18.18%) Data Protection
8 4 (18.18%) Linux
8 4 (18.18%) SLA
8 4 (18.18%) Cisco
8 4 (18.18%) VPN
8 4 (18.18%) UNIX
8 4 (18.18%) Internet
9 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce

ISSAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 2 (9.09%) CICS
1 2 (9.09%) TPMS
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) Firewall
2 6 (27.27%) LAN
2 6 (27.27%) WAN
3 4 (18.18%) VPN
3 4 (18.18%) Internet
4 3 (13.64%) VoIP
5 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 2 (9.09%) ATM
5 2 (9.09%) Network Security
6 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.09%) DB2
1 2 (9.09%) Informix
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (13.64%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Law
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Architect
2 8 (36.36%) Technical Architect
3 7 (31.82%) Security Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Chief Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Chief Technical Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Security Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Risk Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Information Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Information Risk Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Security Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Information Security Risk Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Security Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) EJB
1 2 (9.09%) JavaBeans
1 2 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (45.45%) Management Information System
3 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.09%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) UNIX
3 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Vista
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.55%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Security Architecture
2 10 (45.45%) TOGAF
3 8 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (36.36%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (31.82%) Information Security
5 5 (22.73%) Project Planning
5 5 (22.73%) SABSA
6 4 (18.18%) Time Management
6 4 (18.18%) Data Protection
7 3 (13.64%) Data Privacy
7 3 (13.64%) Database Security
7 3 (13.64%) Network Architecture
7 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
7 3 (13.64%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (13.64%) Security Management
8 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
8 2 (9.09%) Scrum
8 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (9.09%) TDD
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) CISSP
2 5 (22.73%) CISA
3 3 (13.64%) CISM
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (13.64%) MCTS
4 2 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.55%) GIAC
5 1 (4.55%) ISSEP
5 1 (4.55%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
2 3 (13.64%) COBIT
2 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) CA
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (9.09%) Juniper
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle
4 2 (9.09%) Sybase
4 2 (9.09%) SAP
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 2 (9.09%) Fortinet
4 2 (9.09%) F5
4 2 (9.09%) ScanSafe
5 1 (4.55%) webMethods
5 1 (4.55%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) Software AG