The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 57 60 72
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Contract jobs citing CISSP 8 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.07% 0.40% 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.88% 1.74% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £475 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -19.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £486 £450 £465
% change year-on-year
+8.05% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 - £43.00
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 Hertfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
164 172 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.95% 22.87% 19.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 57 62
Median daily rate £320 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.89% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £226 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 11
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.53 £16.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.63% +32.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.40 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £42.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.00%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

CISSP
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Hemel Hempstead +2 3 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
Stevenage - 1 - -
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 16 (94.12%) CISM
2 15 (88.24%) Information Security
3 12 (70.59%) Security Operations
3 12 (70.59%) Security Operations Centre
4 9 (52.94%) CISA
4 9 (52.94%) Risk Management
5 7 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (35.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (29.41%) Incident Management
8 4 (23.53%) Finance
8 4 (23.53%) Network Security
8 4 (23.53%) Data Protection
8 4 (23.53%) Local Government
8 4 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
8 4 (23.53%) CRISC
8 4 (23.53%) Security Hardening
8 4 (23.53%) CESG Certified Professional
8 4 (23.53%) CLAS
9 3 (17.65%) PMI
9 3 (17.65%) PMI Certification
9 3 (17.65%) Project Management
9 3 (17.65%) ITIL
10 2 (11.76%) MS Office
10 2 (11.76%) Windows
10 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
10 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
10 2 (11.76%) PRINCE
10 2 (11.76%) Information Security Management
10 2 (11.76%) Security Management

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
1 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Network Security
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
1 4 (23.53%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Security Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Information Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Information Security Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) IT Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) IT Security Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Process Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Security Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Security Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Security Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Audit Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Compliance Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Information Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) IT Audit Manager
4 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
4 2 (11.76%) IT Risk Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Risk Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (17.65%) PMI
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Information Security
2 12 (70.59%) Security Operations
3 9 (52.94%) Risk Management
4 6 (35.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (29.41%) Incident Management
6 4 (23.53%) Data Protection
6 4 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Security Hardening
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL
7 3 (17.65%) Project Management
8 2 (11.76%) Information Security Management
8 2 (11.76%) IT Audit
8 2 (11.76%) PRINCE
8 2 (11.76%) Security Management
9 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
9 1 (5.88%) Presales
9 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 16 (94.12%) CISM
2 9 (52.94%) CISA
3 4 (23.53%) CESG Certified Professional
3 4 (23.53%) CLAS
3 4 (23.53%) CRISC
3 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
4 3 (17.65%) PMI Certification
5 1 (5.88%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco
1 1 (5.88%) Forcepoint
1 1 (5.88%) SAP