The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 130 110 115
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +5
Contract jobs citing CISSP 8 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.27% 0.35% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.06% 3.16% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 5
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£375 £463 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% -7.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £429 £480
% change year-on-year
+4.95% -10.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.17 £43.00 -
% change year-on-year
+19.00% -
CISSP
England

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

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
388 253 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.31% 11.06% 16.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 151 159
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £212 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £453 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 21
Average hourly rate £23.61 £15.50 £42.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.32% -63.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £10.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.80 £23.60 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -8.13%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

CISSP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

CISSP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

CISSP
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISSP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

CISSP Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

CISSP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

CISSP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

CISSP
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 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
West Yorkshire -17 8 £375 -21.05% 7
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 11 (64.71%) Information Security
2 9 (52.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (41.18%) ITIL
4 6 (35.29%) Firewall
4 6 (35.29%) PCI DSS
5 5 (29.41%) CEH
5 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
5 5 (29.41%) GIAC
5 5 (29.41%) Project Management
5 5 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 5 (29.41%) IBM
6 4 (23.53%) Linux
6 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (17.65%) CCIE
7 3 (17.65%) CCSP
7 3 (17.65%) CCNP
7 3 (17.65%) VPN
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco
7 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
7 3 (17.65%) MPLS
7 3 (17.65%) OSPF
7 3 (17.65%) BGP
7 3 (17.65%) EIGRP
7 3 (17.65%) VRRP
7 3 (17.65%) VMware
7 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
7 3 (17.65%) CISM
7 3 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (17.65%) Degree

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 1 (5.88%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) VPN
2 3 (17.65%) MPLS
2 3 (17.65%) OSPF
2 3 (17.65%) BGP
2 3 (17.65%) EIGRP
2 3 (17.65%) VRRP
2 3 (17.65%) HSRP
3 2 (11.76%) LDAP
3 2 (11.76%) NAS
3 2 (11.76%) SAN
4 1 (5.88%) Internet
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security
4 1 (5.88%) FWSM
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
1 7 (41.18%) Security Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Security Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Information Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Management Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) IT Security Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) IT Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) J2EE
1 2 (11.76%) JSP
1 2 (11.76%) Servlets
1 2 (11.76%) SOAP
1 2 (11.76%) XML
1 2 (11.76%) SPML
1 2 (11.76%) SailPoint
2 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) UNIX
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Information Security
2 7 (41.18%) ITIL
3 5 (29.41%) Project Management
3 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
4 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
5 2 (11.76%) Change Management
5 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
5 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.76%) SIEM
6 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (5.88%) Information Governance
6 1 (5.88%) Cyber Security
6 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.88%) Coaching
6 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.88%) Service Management
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Java
1 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
1 2 (11.76%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) GIAC
1 5 (29.41%) CEH
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (17.65%) CISM
3 3 (17.65%) Degree
3 3 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (17.65%) CCIE
3 3 (17.65%) CCSP
3 3 (17.65%) CCNP
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (11.76%) Sun Certification
5 1 (5.88%) CISMP
5 1 (5.88%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (35.29%) PCI DSS
3 5 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (5.88%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) NFS
1 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (11.76%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) IBM
2 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) F5
3 2 (11.76%) Sun
3 2 (11.76%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) Novell
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Sybase
3 2 (11.76%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (11.76%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.88%) Symantec
4 1 (5.88%) Clearswift