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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 85 76 88
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Contract jobs citing CISSP 13 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.79% 0.94% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.64% 5.36% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 1
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£450 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.17 £43.00 -
% change year-on-year
+19.00% -
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
280 261 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.02% 17.47% 13.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 145 100
Average daily rate £375 £345 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +7.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £463 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 28 21
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £11.23 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.25 £30.00 £56.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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 -1 10 £429 +4.09% 6
Derbyshire -4 2 - -
Northamptonshire -6 1 £450 +2.85%
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 12 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (55.00%) Information Security
3 9 (45.00%) CISM
4 7 (35.00%) PCI DSS
5 6 (30.00%) Security Architecture
6 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (25.00%) CISA
7 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
8 3 (15.00%) CESG
8 3 (15.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (15.00%) Firewall
8 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (10.00%) Information Assurance
9 2 (10.00%) Cyber Security
9 2 (10.00%) SABSA
9 2 (10.00%) LogRhythm
9 2 (10.00%) Splunk
9 2 (10.00%) ArcSight
9 2 (10.00%) LogLogic
9 2 (10.00%) SIEM
9 2 (10.00%) Information Security Management
9 2 (10.00%) Security Management
9 2 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (10.00%) ITIL
9 2 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Logistics
9 2 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
9 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
9 2 (10.00%) Finance

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Firewall
1 3 (15.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (5.00%) Network Security
2 1 (5.00%) Wireless Security
2 1 (5.00%) Wireless
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Big Data
1 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
1 8 (40.00%) Security Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Security Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Risk Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Security Risk Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Security Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Security Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Information Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Account Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Security Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) IT Security Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) IT Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Security Operations Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Head of Security
6 1 (5.00%) Head of Architecture
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) UNIX
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Information Security
2 6 (30.00%) Security Architecture
3 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (10.00%) Cyber Security
6 2 (10.00%) SABSA
6 2 (10.00%) Information Assurance
6 2 (10.00%) SIEM
6 2 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Logistics
6 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) Information Security Management
6 2 (10.00%) Security Management
7 1 (5.00%) PRINCE
7 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) CISM
2 5 (25.00%) CISA
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) ISSAP
4 1 (5.00%) ISSEP
4 1 (5.00%) CCSP
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (35.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Splunk
1 2 (10.00%) ArcSight
1 2 (10.00%) LogLogic
1 2 (10.00%) LogRhythm