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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 46 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CISSP 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.06% - 1.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.17% - 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £465 £429 £396
% change year-on-year
+8.39% +8.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 - £33.15
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
230 88 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 48.94% 35.77% 51.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 36 65
Average daily rate £400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £251 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £545 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 23
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -15.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £12.75 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.00%

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
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - - - -
CISSP
South West

CISSP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) DV Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Information Security
3 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
3 5 (62.50%) Information Assurance
4 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (50.00%) C
4 4 (50.00%) IIS
5 2 (25.00%) CISM
5 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (25.00%) Legal
5 2 (25.00%) RMADS
5 2 (25.00%) CEH
6 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) BC Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) JSP 440
6 1 (12.50%) Cyber Security
6 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) CESG
6 1 (12.50%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (12.50%) Firewall
6 1 (12.50%) Service Management
6 1 (12.50%) JSP
6 1 (12.50%) Internet

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 4 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
General
1 2 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Security Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (25.00%) RMADS
2 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 1 (12.50%) CESG
2 1 (12.50%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
2 5 (62.50%) Information Assurance
3 1 (12.50%) Cyber Security
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) CISM
3 2 (25.00%) CEH
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) JSP 440