The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 54 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CISSP 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.28% - 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.92% - 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
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£352 - £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 - £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 - £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £500 £413
% change year-on-year
-15.50% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
CISSP
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
217 187 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 30.87% 26.60% 29.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 108 85
Average daily rate £383 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £168 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 4
Average hourly rate £17.00 £26.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.61% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £13.80 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £44.75 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

CISSP
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 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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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
Swindon - 2 £352 -
CISSP
South West

CISSP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 6 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) ISEB
2 4 (66.67%) CEH
3 3 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (33.33%) Information Security
4 2 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
4 2 (33.33%) CISM
4 2 (33.33%) Data Security
4 2 (33.33%) PKI
4 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Data Privacy
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 2 (33.33%) Network Security
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Data Security
2 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Data Privacy
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISEB
1 4 (66.67%) CEH
2 2 (33.33%) CISM
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center