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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 65 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CISSP 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.63% - 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.23% - 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£675 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £396
% change year-on-year
- +13.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 - £32.50
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
155 95 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 19.65% 18.16% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 39 72
Average daily rate £400 £375 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £210 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 11
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.10 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.22% -53.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £14.30 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £18.50 £38.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%

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
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Potters Bar - - - -
Watford - - - -
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) CISM
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (33.33%) Legal
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) CISA
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Kerberos
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) CESG
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (16.67%) PKI
4 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (16.67%) GIAC
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Product Management
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Use Case
4 1 (16.67%) RMADS

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Kerberos
1 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Security Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Head of Security
1 2 (33.33%) Head of Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) CESG
1 1 (16.67%) PKI
1 1 (16.67%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CISM
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) GIAC
2 1 (16.67%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory