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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 113 116 114
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing CISSP 33 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.14% 0.35% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.35% 2.05% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 8 3
Average daily rate £420 £410 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -21.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £485 £500
% change year-on-year
-7.21% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.25 - £45.00
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
520 438 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.89% 17.08% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 315 173
Average daily rate £388 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £245 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 12
Average hourly rate £21.50 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.38% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.19 £11.30 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £20.55 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +11 28 £420 +5.00% 9
South Yorkshire - 1 £375 -
Humberside - 1 £420 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 31 (55.36%) Security Management
2 29 (51.79%) Information Security
3 22 (39.29%) Cybersecurity
4 21 (37.50%) Incident Management
4 21 (37.50%) PCI DSS
5 19 (33.93%) Management Information System
5 19 (33.93%) Firewall
6 18 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (32.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 17 (30.36%) Cisco
7 17 (30.36%) Risk Management
7 17 (30.36%) Security Operations
8 16 (28.57%) MCSA
8 16 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (28.57%) CEH
9 15 (26.79%) Information Assurance
9 15 (26.79%) ITIL
10 14 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
10 14 (25.00%) CESG
11 13 (23.21%) CISM
11 13 (23.21%) Legal
12 11 (19.64%) Security Architecture
12 11 (19.64%) CLAS
12 11 (19.64%) SABSA
13 10 (17.86%) TOGAF
13 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
13 10 (17.86%) Data Security
14 9 (16.07%) Computer Security
14 9 (16.07%) Protective Monitoring
15 8 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) IaaS
1 3 (5.36%) PaaS
1 3 (5.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (33.93%) Firewall
2 3 (5.36%) Internet
3 2 (3.57%) BGP
3 2 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (3.57%) EIGRP
3 2 (3.57%) FWSM
3 2 (3.57%) HSRP
3 2 (3.57%) MPLS
3 2 (3.57%) OSPF
3 2 (3.57%) VPN
3 2 (3.57%) VRRP
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (1.79%) SAN
4 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) Informix
1 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.79%) MySQL
1 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.79%) Redis
1 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.79%) Hudson
1 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.79%) JIRA
1 1 (1.79%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 13 (23.21%) Legal
2 3 (5.36%) Law
3 2 (3.57%) Finance
3 2 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (46.43%) Security Specialist
2 12 (21.43%) Architect
3 8 (14.29%) Consultant
4 7 (12.50%) Security Architect
5 5 (8.93%) Security Consultant
5 5 (8.93%) Senior Architect
6 4 (7.14%) CISSP Specialist
6 4 (7.14%) Digital Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Digital Technical Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Digital Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Technical Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Information Assurance Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) Cisco Security Specialist
8 2 (3.57%) Cisco Specialist
8 2 (3.57%) Head of Security
8 2 (3.57%) Information Security Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) Information Security Specialist
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) Middleware
2 1 (1.79%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (1.79%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.93%) Management Information System
2 14 (25.00%) CESG
3 8 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (7.14%) NHS
5 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.36%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.57%) Clustering
6 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.57%) User Experience
7 1 (1.79%) DataPower
7 1 (1.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.79%) Smart Energy
7 1 (1.79%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.57%) Linux
1 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (3.57%) Windows
1 2 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (55.36%) Security Management
2 29 (51.79%) Information Security
3 22 (39.29%) Cybersecurity
4 21 (37.50%) Incident Management
5 17 (30.36%) Risk Management
5 17 (30.36%) Security Operations
6 15 (26.79%) Information Assurance
6 15 (26.79%) ITIL
7 14 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
8 11 (19.64%) SABSA
8 11 (19.64%) Security Architecture
9 10 (17.86%) Data Security
9 10 (17.86%) TOGAF
10 9 (16.07%) Computer Security
10 9 (16.07%) Protective Monitoring
11 7 (12.50%) Information Governance
11 7 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
12 6 (10.71%) Risk Assessment
13 3 (5.36%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
1 2 (3.57%) Perl
1 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (28.57%) CEH
2 16 (28.57%) MCSA
2 16 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (23.21%) CISM
4 11 (19.64%) CLAS
5 8 (14.29%) CISA
6 7 (12.50%) CCNP
7 6 (10.71%) CCIE
8 5 (8.93%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (8.93%) CCNA
9 4 (7.14%) CESG Certified Professional
9 4 (7.14%) CISMP
9 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
10 3 (5.36%) CCSP
11 2 (3.57%) GIAC
11 2 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (1.79%) GCIH
12 1 (1.79%) ISSAP
12 1 (1.79%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (37.50%) PCI DSS
2 18 (32.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (10.71%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (10.71%) ISO 9000
4 2 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) VMware ESX
1 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.79%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Cacti
1 2 (3.57%) Graphite
1 2 (3.57%) Nagios
1 2 (3.57%) Opsview
1 2 (3.57%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.79%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 17 (30.36%) Cisco
2 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.57%) SolarWinds
3 2 (3.57%) VMware
4 1 (1.79%) Aruba
4 1 (1.79%) Capita
4 1 (1.79%) F5
4 1 (1.79%) Fortinet
4 1 (1.79%) HP
4 1 (1.79%) Mercator
4 1 (1.79%) Palo Alto
4 1 (1.79%) Veritas