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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 114 111 111
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing CISSP 12 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.47% 0.26% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.40% 2.38% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 4
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£410 £475 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.68% -20.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £465 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.41% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - £40.00
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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 Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
353 252 416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.93% 11.05% 17.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 142 183
Average daily rate £338 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 20
Average hourly rate £36.00 £22.69 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.66% +26.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £15.25 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £22.69 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014. 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 +3 9 £400 -20.00% 7
North Yorkshire - 1 £420 -
South Yorkshire - - - - 2
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 (73.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (60.00%) CISM
3 8 (53.33%) CEH
4 7 (46.67%) Information Security
4 7 (46.67%) ITIL
5 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (40.00%) PCI DSS
6 4 (26.67%) GIAC
6 4 (26.67%) CISA
7 3 (20.00%) Information Assurance
7 3 (20.00%) Cyber Security
8 2 (13.33%) SABSA
8 2 (13.33%) COBIT
8 2 (13.33%) CHFI
8 2 (13.33%) Network Security
8 2 (13.33%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (13.33%) Firewall
8 2 (13.33%) Data Security
8 2 (13.33%) Security Management
8 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
8 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
8 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
8 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (13.33%) CCNA
8 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
9 1 (6.67%) MPLS
9 1 (6.67%) OSPF
9 1 (6.67%) McAfee

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Network Security
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) IPsec
2 1 (6.67%) VPLS
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (6.67%) DMVPN
2 1 (6.67%) HSRP
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) SSL
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) MPLS
2 1 (6.67%) OSPF
2 1 (6.67%) BGP
2 1 (6.67%) EIGRP
2 1 (6.67%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Consultant
1 4 (26.67%) Security Consultant
1 4 (26.67%) Security Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Security Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Information Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Security Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Information Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) NHS
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) CESG
1 1 (6.67%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (6.67%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
1 7 (46.67%) Information Security
2 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (20.00%) Information Assurance
3 3 (20.00%) Cyber Security
4 2 (13.33%) SABSA
4 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Data Security
4 2 (13.33%) Security Management
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) BCP
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Matrix Management
5 1 (6.67%) ISMS
5 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) CISM
2 8 (53.33%) CEH
3 4 (26.67%) GIAC
3 4 (26.67%) CISA
4 2 (13.33%) CHFI
4 2 (13.33%) CCNA
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (6.67%) MCSE
5 1 (6.67%) MCSA
5 1 (6.67%) CCSP
5 1 (6.67%) CCNP
5 1 (6.67%) CCDA
5 1 (6.67%) CCDP
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (6.67%) CCSA
5 1 (6.67%) CCSE
5 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (73.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (13.33%) COBIT
3 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (6.67%) McAfee
2 1 (6.67%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft