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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 78 89 84
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Contract jobs citing CISSP 14 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.92% 0.25% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.32% 1.83% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 4
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £325 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £396
% change year-on-year
- +13.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 - £32.50
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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
263 219 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.36% 13.54% 17.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 100 97
Average daily rate £345 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £185 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £429 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 21 29
Average hourly rate £13.50 £21.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £56.16 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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
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 29 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Northamptonshire - 6 £438 - 1
Nottinghamshire +20 4 £413 -
Derbyshire - 4 £588 -
Leicestershire - - - - 1
CISSP
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CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 11 (78.57%) CISM
2 8 (57.14%) Finance
3 7 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 5 (35.71%) Lean Six Sigma
4 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (35.71%) Six Sigma
4 5 (35.71%) CISA
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL
4 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
4 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
4 5 (35.71%) MS Visio
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) CRISC
5 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
5 4 (28.57%) Cyber Security
5 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 4 (28.57%) Information Security
5 4 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
6 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (21.43%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
6 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
6 3 (21.43%) RACF
6 3 (21.43%) SAS
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle
6 3 (21.43%) UNIX
6 3 (21.43%) Management Information System

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
2 3 (21.43%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
1 5 (35.71%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) Wireless
3 2 (14.29%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MS Access
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Risk Manager
1 5 (35.71%) Information Manager
1 5 (35.71%) Information Risk Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Security Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Security Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Information Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Security Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Security Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
4 1 (7.14%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) UNIX
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 5 (35.71%) Lean Six Sigma
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (35.71%) Six Sigma
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 4 (28.57%) Cyber Security
3 4 (28.57%) Information Security
3 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
4 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 2 (14.29%) IT Governance
5 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (7.14%) Information Management
6 1 (7.14%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) CISM
2 5 (35.71%) CISA
2 5 (35.71%) CRISC
3 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (14.29%) QiCA
5 1 (7.14%) ISSAP
5 1 (7.14%) ISSEP
5 1 (7.14%) ISSMP
5 1 (7.14%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
3 2 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) webMethods
3 1 (7.14%) Software AG
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) SAP