The table below looks at the statistics for ISSAP in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISSAP over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 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.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISC2 ISSAP)
Rank 260 277 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Contract jobs citing ISSAP 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.023% 0.010% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.089% 0.039% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £530 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 - £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ISSAP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2258 2595 2364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.81% 26.44% 25.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1392 1552 1199
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £267 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 115 100
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.50 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +31.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

ISSAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing ISSAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISSAP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ISSAP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

ISSAP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

ISSAP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISSAP within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £530 -
ISSAP
England

ISSAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ISSAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for ISSAP.

1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
2 6 (85.71%) CISM
2 6 (85.71%) Information Security
3 5 (71.43%) Risk Analysis
3 5 (71.43%) Security Architecture
4 4 (57.14%) SCADA
4 4 (57.14%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (57.14%) RMADS
4 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
4 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 4 (57.14%) GCIA
4 4 (57.14%) GSEC
4 4 (57.14%) GCIH
4 4 (57.14%) GIAC
5 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
5 3 (42.86%) SABSA
6 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
7 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (14.29%) SAP
7 1 (14.29%) Unix
7 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (14.29%) CESG
7 1 (14.29%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (14.29%) SAP Security

ISSAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Security Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) CISSP Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Security Architect
2 2 (28.57%) TOGAF Architect
3 1 (14.29%) SABSA Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Security Advisor
3 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Security Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) SCADA
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) CESG
2 1 (14.29%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (14.29%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 5 (71.43%) Risk Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) Security Architecture
3 4 (57.14%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) SABSA
4 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
5 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (14.29%) SAP Security
6 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
2 6 (85.71%) CISM
3 4 (57.14%) GCIA
3 4 (57.14%) GCIH
3 4 (57.14%) GIAC
3 4 (57.14%) GSEC
3 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (14.29%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) RMADS
2 1 (14.29%) COBIT
2 1 (14.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) JSP 440
2 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) SAP