The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 24 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing CISSP 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 1.59% 1.35% -
As % of the Qualifications category 10.53% 5.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£488 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £455 £425 £398
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 - £32.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Uxbridge region.

Qualifications Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
19 18 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 15.08% 24.32% 32.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 14
Average daily rate £320 £493 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.02% +3.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £320 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £547 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.00%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 8 (80.00%) CISM
2 6 (60.00%) Information Security
3 4 (40.00%) Cyber Security
4 3 (30.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) IIS
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) CISA
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) GIAC
5 2 (20.00%) ISSAP
5 2 (20.00%) Human Factors
5 2 (20.00%) Network Security
5 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (10.00%) Aveksa
6 1 (10.00%) Information Governance
6 1 (10.00%) Database Security
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (10.00%) SABSA
6 1 (10.00%) Varonis
6 1 (10.00%) Time Management
6 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 7

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 2 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Security Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Security Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Security Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Security Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Human Factors
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Information Security
2 4 (40.00%) Cyber Security
3 3 (30.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (10.00%) Information Governance
5 1 (10.00%) Database Security
5 1 (10.00%) SABSA
5 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Security Management
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) CISM
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) CISA
3 2 (20.00%) GIAC
3 2 (20.00%) ISSAP
4 1 (10.00%) MCTS
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (10.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Aveksa
2 1 (10.00%) Varonis