Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for ISSAP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

(ISC)² Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISC2 ISSAP)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 366 376 385
Rank change year-on-year +10 +9 -6
Contract jobs citing ISSAP 5 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.030% 0.024% 0.010%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.093% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
South East median daily rate £550 £438 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.71% -27.08% +17.07%
10th Percentile £463 £409 £550
90th Percentile £575 £527 £650
England median daily rate £550 £575 £600
% change year-on-year -4.35% -4.17% +22.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

ISSAP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South East
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3727 4319 5144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 22.13% 25.83% 26.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2122 2645 3060
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £212 £255 £258
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
England median daily rate £426 £424 £400
% change year-on-year +0.66% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 217 248
South East median hourly rate £25.06 £34.00 £29.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.29% +13.52% +76.18%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.71 £11.94
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.25 £50.53
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -1.96% +6.25% +26.32%

ISSAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing ISSAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for ISSAP in the South East

ISSAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISSAP 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 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
Hampshire +13 4 £513 +17.14%
Berkshire +5 1 £550 -
Thames Valley -14 1 £550 -
ISSAP
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 5 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) Information Assurance
2 3 (60.00%) Cloudera
2 3 (60.00%) SABSA
2 3 (60.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 3 (60.00%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) McAfee
4 1 (20.00%) SCCP
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) GIAC
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) IPsec
4 1 (20.00%) PKI
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture

ISSAP
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) HP Helion
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) IPsec
1 1 (20.00%) SCCP
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Collaborative Working
1 3 (60.00%) Information Assurance
1 3 (60.00%) SABSA
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (20.00%) GIAC
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) McAfee
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto