The first table below looks at the demand for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South West region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 118 102 113
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Contract jobs citing CISSP 25 7 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.82% 0.33% 0.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.82% 1.12% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 15
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£443 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £320 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £540 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £446 £480 £425
% change year-on-year
-7.03% +12.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 - £32.25
Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
887 626 778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 29.02% 29.40% 25.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 569 351 406
Average daily rate £375 £366 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.45% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £263 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 44 60
Average hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £11.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
CISSP
England

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in the South West

CISSP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISSP across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

CISSP Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

CISSP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

CISSP Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

CISSP
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Gloucestershire - 6 £428 -
Somerset - 6 £484 - 5
Wiltshire -4 2 £475 -5.00%
Bristol -20 1 £475 +72.72% 2
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 26 (70.27%) Information Security
2 23 (62.16%) Risk Management
3 22 (59.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (56.76%) Security Cleared
5 18 (48.65%) Information Assurance
6 12 (32.43%) CEH
7 11 (29.73%) RMADS
8 10 (27.03%) DV Cleared
9 8 (21.62%) Management Information System
10 7 (18.92%) CESG
10 7 (18.92%) Manufacturing
10 7 (18.92%) SOA
10 7 (18.92%) ISO 9000
10 7 (18.92%) ITIL
10 7 (18.92%) OWASP
10 7 (18.92%) IaaS
11 6 (16.22%) Security Architecture
11 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
11 6 (16.22%) Finance
11 6 (16.22%) Firewall
12 5 (13.51%) Security Management
12 5 (13.51%) CISM
12 5 (13.51%) IIS
12 5 (13.51%) Windows
12 5 (13.51%) CESG CLAS
12 5 (13.51%) PCI DSS
12 5 (13.51%) Vulnerability Management
13 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (10.81%) Intrusion Detection
13 4 (10.81%) Summit

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 5 (13.51%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Summit
2 1 (2.70%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) IaaS
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
2 1 (2.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) Firewall
2 4 (10.81%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (5.41%) Internet
General
1 7 (18.92%) Manufacturing
2 6 (16.22%) Finance
3 4 (10.81%) Legal
4 3 (8.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Analyst
1 11 (29.73%) Consultant
2 10 (27.03%) Security Analyst
3 9 (24.32%) Architect
4 8 (21.62%) Security Architect
4 8 (21.62%) Security Consultant
5 5 (13.51%) Solutions Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Lead Architect
5 5 (13.51%) Lead Security Architect
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Security Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Information Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Security Advisor
8 2 (5.41%) CLAS Consultant
9 1 (2.70%) Information Assurance Officer
9 1 (2.70%) CLAS Security Consultant
9 1 (2.70%) Risk Consultant
9 1 (2.70%) Information Assurance Consultant
9 1 (2.70%) IT Consultant
9 1 (2.70%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) RMADS
2 8 (21.62%) Management Information System
3 7 (18.92%) CESG
4 5 (13.51%) CESG CLAS
5 3 (8.11%) AS400
5 3 (8.11%) Mainframe
5 3 (8.11%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (2.70%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Linux
3 2 (5.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) Information Security
2 23 (62.16%) Risk Management
3 18 (48.65%) Information Assurance
4 7 (18.92%) OWASP
4 7 (18.92%) SOA
4 7 (18.92%) ITIL
5 6 (16.22%) Security Architecture
6 5 (13.51%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (13.51%) Security Management
7 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.11%) Content Management
8 3 (8.11%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (5.41%) Information Security Management
9 2 (5.41%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (5.41%) ISMS
10 1 (2.70%) Database Security
10 1 (2.70%) Cyber Security
10 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
10 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (56.76%) Security Cleared
2 12 (32.43%) CEH
3 10 (27.03%) DV Cleared
4 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
5 5 (13.51%) CISM
6 3 (8.11%) Degree
7 1 (2.70%) BC Cleared
7 1 (2.70%) CCSA
7 1 (2.70%) CCSP
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (59.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (18.92%) ISO 9000
3 5 (13.51%) PCI DSS
4 4 (10.81%) ISO 9001
4 4 (10.81%) ISO 14001
5 2 (5.41%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) IBM
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
1 3 (8.11%) VMware
2 1 (2.70%) LogLogic
2 1 (2.70%) McAfee
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
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Rate: £495 per day
Posted: 25 days ago