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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 71 101 -
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -
Contract jobs citing CISSP 19 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.22% 0.43% -
As % of the Qualifications category 7.48% 2.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 0
Median daily rate £593 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+82.30% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £490 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+15.29% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £72.50 £47.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+52.63% +26.66%
CISSP
England

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
254 255 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.32% 15.51% 14.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 128 114
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £240 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 19
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +9.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £12.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £21.00 £20.57
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+45.10% +34.00%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISSP across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

CISSP Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +12 17 £600 +84.61% 2
Derbyshire +9 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 £425 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 24 (60.00%) Information Security
2 16 (40.00%) Finance
3 13 (32.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (27.50%) Security Architecture
5 10 (25.00%) PCI DSS
5 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 10 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (25.00%) CESG
6 9 (22.50%) Wireless
6 9 (22.50%) Risk Management
6 9 (22.50%) Cisco
6 9 (22.50%) Windows
6 9 (22.50%) CISA
6 9 (22.50%) CISM
6 9 (22.50%) Data Protection
6 9 (22.50%) Degree
6 9 (22.50%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 8 (20.00%) Information Assurance
7 8 (20.00%) Project Management
7 8 (20.00%) ITIL
7 8 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 8 (20.00%) Palo Alto
8 7 (17.50%) Ansible
8 7 (17.50%) DevOps
8 7 (17.50%) CESG Certified Professional
8 7 (17.50%) Firewall
8 7 (17.50%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (17.50%) Linux
8 7 (17.50%) LAN

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 7 (17.50%) Mule
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (17.50%) Office 365
3 2 (5.00%) IaaS
4 1 (2.50%) Mimecast
4 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) Wireless
2 7 (17.50%) Firewall
2 7 (17.50%) LAN
2 7 (17.50%) VPN
2 7 (17.50%) WAN
2 7 (17.50%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (12.50%) Internet
4 4 (10.00%) Network Security
5 3 (7.50%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (5.00%) SSL
7 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) NonStop SQL
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Consultant
2 12 (30.00%) Security Consultant
3 10 (25.00%) Architect
4 9 (22.50%) Information Security Consultant
5 8 (20.00%) Information Manager
5 8 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
5 8 (20.00%) Security Manager
6 7 (17.50%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (12.50%) Information Officer
7 5 (12.50%) Information Security Officer
7 5 (12.50%) Security Officer
8 4 (10.00%) CISSP Consultant
9 3 (7.50%) AWS Architect
9 3 (7.50%) Cloud Architect
10 2 (5.00%) CISSP Architect
10 2 (5.00%) Information Security Risk Consultant
10 2 (5.00%) IT Security Consultant
10 2 (5.00%) Risk Consultant
10 2 (5.00%) Security Architect
10 2 (5.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) CESG
2 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.50%) Cryptography
3 3 (7.50%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (7.50%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.00%) PKI
5 1 (2.50%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Windows
2 7 (17.50%) Linux
2 7 (17.50%) Mac OS X
3 2 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Information Security
2 11 (27.50%) Security Architecture
3 10 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (22.50%) Data Protection
4 9 (22.50%) Risk Management
5 8 (20.00%) Information Assurance
5 8 (20.00%) ITIL
5 8 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 8 (20.00%) Project Management
6 7 (17.50%) DevOps
6 7 (17.50%) Incident Management
7 6 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (15.00%) Security Management
8 5 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
8 5 (12.50%) Information Security Management
8 5 (12.50%) TOGAF
9 4 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (10.00%) SDLC
9 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) CISA
1 9 (22.50%) CISM
1 9 (22.50%) Degree
2 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (17.50%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (7.50%) CREST Certified
6 2 (5.00%) CISMP
6 2 (5.00%) ISSAP
6 2 (5.00%) PCI QSA
7 1 (2.50%) CEH
7 1 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.50%) CLAS
7 1 (2.50%) ISEB
7 1 (2.50%) SSCP
7 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (32.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (5.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) Ansible
1 7 (17.50%) Puppet
1 7 (17.50%) SCCM
1 7 (17.50%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Cisco
2 8 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 6 (15.00%) Google
4 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.50%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix
5 1 (2.50%) F5
5 1 (2.50%) IronPort
5 1 (2.50%) MobileIron
5 1 (2.50%) ScanSafe
5 1 (2.50%) Sophos
5 1 (2.50%) Symantec
5 1 (2.50%) VMware