The table below looks at the statistics for ISSAP in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISSAP over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP)
Rank - 596 -
Contract jobs citing ISSAP 0 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.021% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.11% -
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 - - -

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11201 10672 9363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.90% 18.88% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6771 6083 5132
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 528 454 486
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £47.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -

ISSAP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ISSAP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ISSAP
Daily Rate Trend

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

ISSAP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ISSAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 20 (90.91%) CISSP
2 18 (81.82%) Security Architecture
3 15 (68.18%) Information Security
4 13 (59.09%) SABSA
5 12 (54.55%) Cyber Security
5 12 (54.55%) TOGAF
5 12 (54.55%) CISM
6 10 (45.45%) Management Information System
7 7 (31.82%) Firewall
7 7 (31.82%) Security Management
7 7 (31.82%) VPN
7 7 (31.82%) LAN
7 7 (31.82%) WAN
7 7 (31.82%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (27.27%) Degree
8 6 (27.27%) IIS
9 4 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (18.18%) Middleware
9 4 (18.18%) COBIT
9 4 (18.18%) PKI
9 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
9 4 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
10 3 (13.64%) Mobile Computing
10 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (13.64%) Strategic Planning
10 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
11 2 (9.09%) Time Management
11 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (9.09%) ITIL

ISSAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 6 (27.27%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) LAN
1 7 (31.82%) WAN
1 7 (31.82%) VPN
1 7 (31.82%) Firewall
2 4 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Big Data
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Security Architect
1 20 (90.91%) Architect
2 2 (9.09%) Analyst
2 2 (9.09%) Security Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Head of Security
3 1 (4.55%) Head of Architecture
3 1 (4.55%) Head of Information Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Management Information System
2 4 (18.18%) PKI
3 3 (13.64%) Mobile Computing
3 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Security Architecture
2 15 (68.18%) Information Security
3 13 (59.09%) SABSA
4 12 (54.55%) Cyber Security
4 12 (54.55%) TOGAF
5 7 (31.82%) Security Management
5 7 (31.82%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
7 3 (13.64%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (9.09%) ITIL
8 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (9.09%) Time Management
8 2 (9.09%) Malware Detection\Protection
9 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 20 (90.91%) CISSP
2 12 (54.55%) CISM
3 6 (27.27%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) CCSP
4 1 (4.55%) ISSEP
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.55%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (18.18%) COBIT
3 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
4 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) ArcSight
1 2 (9.09%) FireEye