The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Essex region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 62 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing CISSP 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.27% 0.24% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.35% 1.01% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £419 £450
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -6.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £36.38
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +16.83%
Qualifications Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
148 99 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 20.14% 23.80% 19.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 49 36
Average daily rate £400 £233 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.04% -5.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £85 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £355
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 12
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.20 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% +36.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £29.59 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £83.75 £43.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
CISSP
East of England

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
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
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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood - - - -
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) COBIT
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) SSCP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) GIAC
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) GSEC
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) CISA
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Degree

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Security Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Security Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) IT Security Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) IT Security Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SSCP
1 2 (66.67%) GIAC
1 2 (66.67%) GSEC
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) CISA
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) COBIT