The table below looks at the statistics for SSCP in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSCP over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
Rank 434 - 422
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SSCP 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% - 0.017%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.057% - 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Median daily rate £334 - £494
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 - £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £367 - £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £480 £250
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +92.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SSCP
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3495 3771 3980
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.37% 16.68% 16.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2227 2492 2773
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.57% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 68 67
Median hourly rate £32.25 £21.03 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.35% +30.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £13.17 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +44.73%

SSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SSCP Jobs Demand Trend in London

SSCP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SSCP Daily Rate Trend in London

SSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SSCP 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 London region with a requirement for SSCP.

1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Splunk
1 2 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) LogRhythm
1 2 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 2 (100.00%) ELK Stack
1 2 (100.00%) QRadar
1 2 (100.00%) SANS
1 2 (100.00%) Case Management
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (50.00%) logstash
2 1 (50.00%) Kibana

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) ELK Stack
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Case Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Security
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) SANS
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) QRadar
2 1 (50.00%) Kibana
2 1 (50.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) LogRhythm
1 2 (100.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago