The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 92 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing CISSP 2 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.12% 0.50% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.66% 2.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£675 £380 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.63% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £426
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - £40.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
301 353 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 18.33% 22.15% 19.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 182 114
Average daily rate £350 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £420 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 16 37
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.38 £11.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £36.40 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CISSP across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

CISSP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CISSP across the East Midlands region.

CISSP Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

CISSP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +3 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £675 -
Derbyshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - - 2
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing CISSP 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 CISSP.

1 5 (55.56%) Information Security
1 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (44.44%) PCI DSS
2 4 (44.44%) CISM
2 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 3 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (22.22%) Retail
4 2 (22.22%) IT Governance
4 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (11.11%) CISA
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) UML
5 1 (11.11%) Software AG
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 1 (11.11%) webMethods
5 1 (11.11%) Identity Management

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing CISSP 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 CISSP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
1 3 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless Security
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Audit Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Information Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Audit Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 3 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (11.11%) PKI
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (11.11%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 2 (22.22%) IT Governance
3 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (11.11%) UML
4 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Security
4 1 (11.11%) Security Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Cyber Security
4 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CISM
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) CISA
3 1 (11.11%) GIAC
3 1 (11.11%) ISSAP
3 1 (11.11%) ISSEP
3 1 (11.11%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (44.44%) PCI DSS
3 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Software AG
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
1 1 (11.11%) webMethods
1 1 (11.11%) SAP