The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
South East / Kent
Rank 46 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing CISSP 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.38% 0.83% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.44% 3.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £400 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £480 £495
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Qualifications Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
41 53 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 15.53% 21.99% 15.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 34 23
Median daily rate £350 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 3
Median hourly rate £12.00 £17.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -57.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +105.12%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in Kent

CISSP
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Kent region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) CISA
2 2 (66.67%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (33.33%) COBIT
3 1 (33.33%) OWASP
3 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (33.33%) IT Audit
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PMI
3 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Compliance Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Governance Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Information Governance Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Information Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Risk Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Security Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Assurance Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) PMI
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) IT Audit
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) OWASP
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISA
1 2 (66.67%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) COBIT