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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISC2 ISSAP)
England / South East
Rank - 263 261
Contract jobs citing ISSAP 0 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.054% 0.031%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.20% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £525 £502
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.68%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East.

Academic & Professional Certification
South East
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2221 2544 2656
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 28.29% 27.66% 27.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1321 1567 1375
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 105 107
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +66.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £62.75 £50.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -26.87% +77.77%  

ISSAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing ISSAP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 2 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) CCSA
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) CCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) OWASP
2 1 (50.00%) CSSLP
2 1 (50.00%) Database Security
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (50.00%) Secure Coding
2 1 (50.00%) Email Filtering

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Security Operations Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Security Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) SOC Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Database Security
1 1 (50.00%) Email Filtering
1 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) OWASP
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Secure Coding
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCSA
2 1 (50.00%) CCSE
2 1 (50.00%) CCSP
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) CSSLP
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto