The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 63 66 50
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Contract jobs citing CISSP 10 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.13% 0.63% 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.57% 1.81% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
Average daily rate
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£588 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £440 £478
% change year-on-year
+7.95% -7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.17 £39.75 -
% change year-on-year
+28.72% -
CISSP
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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 Wales region.

Qualifications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
280 276 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 31.75% 34.98% 30.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 172 76
Average daily rate £363 £420 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.69% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 15
Average hourly rate £12.50 £22.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% +45.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.20 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £36.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £18.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+27.33% -10.71%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in Wales

CISSP
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

CISSP Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

CISSP
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
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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
South Wales +5 9 £575 +27.77%
CISSP
UK

CISSP
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 13 (86.67%) Risk Management
2 10 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (66.67%) RMADS
3 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (60.00%) Network Architecture
4 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
5 6 (40.00%) Practice Management
6 5 (33.33%) Information Security
6 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (33.33%) CISMP
6 5 (33.33%) CISM
7 4 (26.67%) Internet
8 3 (20.00%) ITIL
8 3 (20.00%) Security Architecture
8 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
9 1 (6.67%) Cyber Security
9 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (6.67%) Fujitsu
9 1 (6.67%) Matrix Management
9 1 (6.67%) CRM
9 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
9 1 (6.67%) C
9 1 (6.67%) ISO 14001
9 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
9 1 (6.67%) Information Security Management
9 1 (6.67%) Security Management
9 1 (6.67%) Summit

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Internet
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Architect
1 10 (66.67%) Security Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Information Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) RMADS
2 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Risk Management
2 9 (60.00%) Network Architecture
3 6 (40.00%) Practice Management
4 5 (33.33%) Information Security
4 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) Security Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Cyber Security
6 1 (6.67%) CRM
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Information Security Management
6 1 (6.67%) Security Management
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) CISM
3 5 (33.33%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (6.67%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Fujitsu