The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 42 50 58
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Contract jobs citing CISSP 9 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.75% 0.45% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.71% 1.89% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £348 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £485 £500
% change year-on-year
-7.21% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £46.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.25 - £45.00
CISSP
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
84 106 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 16.37% 23.61% 16.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 53 52
Average daily rate £375 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £245 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £423 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 7
Average hourly rate £46.00 £42.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £28.25 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.00 £50.02 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in Essex

CISSP
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISSP across the Essex region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

CISSP Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

CISSP
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

CISSP Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

CISSP
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISSP across the Essex region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

CISSP Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

CISSP
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Basildon - 2 £242 -
Brentwood - 2 £349 - 1
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 9 (100.00%) CISM
2 8 (88.89%) CISA
3 7 (77.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (66.67%) Data Protection
5 5 (55.56%) Automotive
6 3 (33.33%) Information Security
7 2 (22.22%) IT Audit
7 2 (22.22%) Coaching
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 1 (11.11%) CCNA
8 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (11.11%) RHCE
8 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
8 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (11.11%) Symantec
8 1 (11.11%) Oracle
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
8 1 (11.11%) SAP
8 1 (11.11%) COM
8 1 (11.11%) Unix
8 1 (11.11%) Windows
8 1 (11.11%) Linux
8 1 (11.11%) MCSE
8 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
8 1 (11.11%) CRM
8 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
8 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (11.11%) Retail

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
1 1 (11.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
1 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (55.56%) Automotive
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Consultant
1 6 (66.67%) Security Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) CISSP Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Information Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) IT Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) COM
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) Coaching
3 2 (22.22%) IT Audit
4 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Case Management
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) Document Management
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
4 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CISM
2 8 (88.89%) CISA
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) CEH
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) RHCE
3 1 (11.11%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Nessus
1 1 (11.11%) QRadar
1 1 (11.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) ArcSight
2 1 (11.11%) Infor
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
2 1 (11.11%) Symantec