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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 40 51 52
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Contract jobs citing CISSP 12 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.70% 1.10% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.01% 8.54% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 1
Median daily rate £350 £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +26.98%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.45 £51.17 £43.00
% change year-on-year
-5.31% +19.00%
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
109 82 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 24.49% 12.83% 20.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 41 48
Median daily rate £275 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £353
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +6.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 4
Median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £33.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +26.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.50 £13.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.45 £50.00 £43.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.71
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +14.18%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Chelmsford +7 5 £350 -12.50%
Basildon - 1 - -
Brentwood - 1 - -
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Essex region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 13 (68.42%) CISM
2 11 (57.89%) Information Security
2 11 (57.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (47.37%) Windows
3 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
4 7 (36.84%) CISA
4 7 (36.84%) Data Protection
5 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
5 6 (31.58%) GIS
5 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
5 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (21.05%) Thin Client
6 4 (21.05%) Dell
6 4 (21.05%) Citrix
6 4 (21.05%) Security Management
6 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
6 4 (21.05%) Automotive
6 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
6 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
6 4 (21.05%) Degree
6 4 (21.05%) Fat Client
7 3 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Retail
7 3 (15.79%) Data Management
7 3 (15.79%) Document Management
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (15.79%) Skype for Business
7 3 (15.79%) Office 365

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 3 (15.79%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
1 3 (15.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
1 3 (15.79%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) GIS
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (21.05%) Automotive
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
1 10 (52.63%) Security Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) Consultant
2 9 (47.37%) Security Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Security Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Information Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) IT Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) IT Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) IT Security Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) CISSP Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) CISSP Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Information Assurance Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) IT Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Fat Client
1 4 (21.05%) Thin Client
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Information Security
2 7 (36.84%) Data Protection
3 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
3 4 (21.05%) Security Management
4 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.79%) Case Management
4 3 (15.79%) CRM
4 3 (15.79%) Data Management
4 3 (15.79%) Document Management
4 3 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Coaching
5 2 (10.53%) Information Governance
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) Patch Management
6 1 (5.26%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) CISM
2 7 (36.84%) CISA
3 4 (21.05%) Degree
4 3 (15.79%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (10.53%) CEH
5 2 (10.53%) GSEC
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (10.53%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (57.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Citrix
1 4 (21.05%) Dell
2 3 (15.79%) Infor
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (15.79%) SAP