The table below looks at the statistics for CSSLP in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSSLP over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional (ISC2 CSSLP)
Rank 652 656 633
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -23
Contract jobs citing CSSLP 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.003% 0.004%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.009% 0.018% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £550 £525 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +12.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11087 11286 10781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.49% 19.32% 19.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6908 6795 6114
Median daily rate £400 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 401 536 463
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.06 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

CSSLP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

CSSLP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CSSLP
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CSSLP within the UK.

CSSLP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CSSLP
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSSLP within the UK over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +2 1 £550 +4.76% 5
Manchester - 1 £550 -
North West - 1 £550 - 1

CSSLP
Top 19 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CSSLP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for CSSLP.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) CASP

CSSLP
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Security Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CASP
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
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