The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 39 50 35
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Contract jobs citing CISSP 9 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.98% 1.76% 2.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.81% 3.17% 4.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Average daily rate £450 £388 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +58.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £378 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £398 £257
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £485 £500
% change year-on-year
-7.21% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.25 - £45.00
CISSP
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
236 284 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 51.87% 55.58% 47.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 155 56
Average daily rate £450 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £340 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 13
Average hourly rate £27.50 £42.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.91% +111.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £30.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.10 £44.85 £40.00
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 Gloucestershire

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

CISSP
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

CISSP Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

CISSP
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 19 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 18 (94.74%) DV Cleared
2 18 (94.74%) CLAS
2 18 (94.74%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 17 (89.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (68.42%) Compliance Audit
5 7 (36.84%) C
6 6 (31.58%) IIS
6 6 (31.58%) Information Security
6 6 (31.58%) RMADS
6 6 (31.58%) IISP
7 5 (26.32%) Algorithms
7 5 (26.32%) JSP 440
7 5 (26.32%) Firewall
7 5 (26.32%) Internet
8 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
8 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
8 2 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
9 1 (5.26%) CISA
9 1 (5.26%) CISM
9 1 (5.26%) CESG
9 1 (5.26%) CESG CLAS

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 6 (31.58%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Firewall
1 5 (26.32%) Internet
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Consultant
2 10 (52.63%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 6 (31.58%) CISSP Consultant
4 5 (26.32%) Information Assurance Practitioner
5 3 (15.79%) Information Assurance Manager
5 3 (15.79%) Information Security Manager
5 3 (15.79%) Security Assurance Manager
5 3 (15.79%) Security Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Information Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Algorithms
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) CESG
3 1 (5.26%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 13 (68.42%) Compliance Audit
3 6 (31.58%) Information Security
4 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (94.74%) CLAS
2 18 (94.74%) DV Cleared
3 6 (31.58%) IISP
4 1 (5.26%) CISA
4 1 (5.26%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (94.74%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 17 (89.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (31.58%) RMADS
4 5 (26.32%) JSP 440