The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 28 15 24
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Contract jobs citing CISSP 1 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.68% 5.38% 1.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.00% 35.71% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 3
Average daily rate £500 £572 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.58% +34.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £485 £500
% change year-on-year
-7.21% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.25 - £45.00
CISSP
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
25 28 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 16.89% 15.05% 29.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 34
Average daily rate £431 £572 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.60% +23.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £374 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £572 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £42.50
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 Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CISSP across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

CISSP
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CISSP across the Middlesex region.

CISSP Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MSMQ
1 1 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) CCSP
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) BEA
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Vitria
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) iPlanet
1 1 (100.00%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessWare
1 1 (100.00%) SAP R/3
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (100.00%) CISM

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) iPlanet
1 1 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessWare
1 1 (100.00%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) DB2 UDB
General
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Information Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) DoDAF
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) MODAF
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) SABSA
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 1 (100.00%) CCSP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) ClearTrust
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) BEA
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Vitria