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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 52 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CISSP 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.17% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.86% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £455 £485 £500
% change year-on-year
-6.18% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.25 - £45.00
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
116 112 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.21% 17.39% 21.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 46 57
Average daily rate £364 £420 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.39% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £600 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £22.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.56% +29.80%
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 Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CISSP across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (40.00%) CISA
3 2 (40.00%) CISM
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (40.00%) CESG
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Investment Management
3 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS
3 2 (40.00%) SIEM
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (40.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) COBIT
4 1 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) Security Management

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Corporate Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Operational Security Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Security Operations Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Architect
3 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (20.00%) IT Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) CESG
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (40.00%) CISA
1 2 (40.00%) CISM
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (20.00%) COBIT