The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 45 43 41
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing CISSP 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.63% 0.23% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.76% 1.16% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £600 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £82.50 £47.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+73.68% +26.66%
CISSP
Nottinghamshire

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

Qualifications Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
63 86 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 13.18% 20.09% 15.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 50 18
Average daily rate £415 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £250 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £451 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £15.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

CISSP
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

CISSP Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 15 (88.24%) Information Security
2 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (47.06%) PCI DSS
3 7 (41.18%) Degree
3 7 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (41.18%) Risk Management
4 6 (35.29%) CISA
4 6 (35.29%) Project Management
5 5 (29.41%) CISM
5 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
5 5 (29.41%) Firewall
5 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
5 5 (29.41%) ITIL
5 5 (29.41%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (29.41%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (29.41%) Data Protection
5 5 (29.41%) Information Assurance
5 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (29.41%) Patch Management
5 5 (29.41%) Security Patching
5 5 (29.41%) Cyberthreat
5 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (23.53%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
7 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (11.76%) CREST Certified
8 2 (11.76%) SDLC
8 2 (11.76%) Threat Modelling
8 2 (11.76%) Reverse Engineering

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 5 (29.41%) Firewall
1 5 (29.41%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Consultant
2 8 (47.06%) Security Consultant
3 5 (29.41%) Information Officer
3 5 (29.41%) Information Security Officer
3 5 (29.41%) Security Officer
4 4 (23.53%) Information Security Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Information Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (11.76%) IT Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) IT Security Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Security Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Business Security Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Compliance Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Identity Management Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Information Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Security Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Security Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Security Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (29.41%) Cyberthreat
1 5 (29.41%) Data Protection Act
1 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Information Security
2 7 (41.18%) Risk Management
2 7 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (35.29%) Project Management
4 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (29.41%) Data Protection
4 5 (29.41%) Information Assurance
4 5 (29.41%) ITIL
4 5 (29.41%) Patch Management
4 5 (29.41%) Security Patching
4 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
5 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
5 4 (23.53%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (11.76%) Ethical Hacking
7 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (11.76%) SDLC
7 2 (11.76%) Threat Modelling
8 1 (5.88%) Identity Access Management
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 6 (35.29%) CISA
3 5 (29.41%) CISM
4 2 (11.76%) CREST Certified
4 2 (11.76%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (47.06%) PCI DSS