The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 34 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs citing CISSP 1 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 0.53% 2.87% 1.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.14% 21.74% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £375 £488 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £440
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.95 £51.17 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+17.15% +19.00%
CISSP
Cheshire

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

Qualifications Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
14 23 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 7.45% 13.22% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 8
Median daily rate £375 £425 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +37.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 7
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in Chester

CISSP
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CISSP 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 Chester region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) COBIT
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) COBIT
1 3 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley