The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Gloucestershire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 42 47 51
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Contract jobs citing CISSP 3 1 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.77% 0.30% 3.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.16% 0.57% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 8
Average daily rate £473 £425 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.17% -26.08%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £405 £450
% change year-on-year
+23.45% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £36.38
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +16.83%
Qualifications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
139 175 450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 35.64% 53.03% 57.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 89 234
Average daily rate £360 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £312 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 32
Average hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £29.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
CISSP
South West

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 18 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
Gloucester - 2 £473 - 1
Cheltenham - 1 - - 2
CISSP
South West

CISSP
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (44.44%) DV Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) Information Assurance
2 4 (44.44%) Legal
2 4 (44.44%) Information Security
3 3 (33.33%) CISM
3 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
4 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
4 2 (22.22%) IIS
4 2 (22.22%) BCP
4 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 2 (22.22%) CEH
4 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) CISA
5 1 (11.11%) COBIT

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (22.22%) IIS
General
1 4 (44.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) IT Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Information Assurance
1 4 (44.44%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
3 2 (22.22%) BCP
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) DV Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) CISM
3 2 (22.22%) CEH
4 1 (11.11%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
3 1 (11.11%) COBIT