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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 55 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing CISSP 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.33% 0.35% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.49% 1.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £485
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -7.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £62.62 £51.25 -
% change year-on-year
+22.19% -

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
134 118 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 22.00% 20.56% 17.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 43 40
Median daily rate £330 £363 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.96% -13.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £201 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £473 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 12
Median hourly rate £45.00 £14.50 £22.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+210.34% -36.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £12.10 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.25 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (83.33%) CISM
2 5 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (66.67%) IISP
3 4 (66.67%) SIEM
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
4 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (50.00%) GIAC
4 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (50.00%) CCNA
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (50.00%) Process Management
4 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (50.00%) Service Management
4 3 (50.00%) CISA
4 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 3 (50.00%) OWASP
4 3 (50.00%) SABSA
4 3 (50.00%) GISP
4 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
6 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) Retail
6 1 (16.67%) CEH
6 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Information 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Development Team Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Software Development Team Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Information Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Security Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Operational Security Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Security Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (83.33%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 4 (66.67%) SIEM
4 3 (50.00%) OWASP
4 3 (50.00%) Process Management
4 3 (50.00%) SABSA
4 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (50.00%) Service Management
4 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (16.67%) Cyber Intelligence
6 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
6 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
6 1 (16.67%) Service Design
6 1 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CISM
2 4 (66.67%) IISP
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) CISA
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) GIAC
3 3 (50.00%) GISP
4 1 (16.67%) CEH
4 1 (16.67%) CREST Certified
4 1 (16.67%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System