Period
to 12 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for SSCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
England > East of England
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 210 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 - +211
Contract jobs citing SSCP 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.039% 0.020% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 0.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
East of England median daily rate - £425 -
England median daily rate £575 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +35.29% -5.56% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

SSCP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East of England
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 975 981 958
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.21% 19.17% 19.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 508 554
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £205 £189 £200
90th Percentile £575 £571 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 95 94
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £28.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% -36.97% +32.84%
10th Percentile £10.97 £11.50 £10.51
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.50 £46.00
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

SSCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing SSCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for SSCP in the East of England

SSCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SSCP in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for SSCP in the East of England

SSCP
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSCP within the East of England region over the 6 months to 12 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 - -
SSCP
England

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SSCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for SSCP.

1 2 (100.00%) GIAC
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) SANS
1 2 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) DKIM
2 1 (50.00%) DMARC
2 1 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (50.00%) CodeSonar
2 1 (50.00%) CASB
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) Salt
2 1 (50.00%) Robot Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Mimecast
2 1 (50.00%) API Design
2 1 (50.00%) git-flow
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec

SSCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Mimecast
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DKIM
1 1 (50.00%) DMARC
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (50.00%) CodeSonar
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) git-flow
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Robot Framework
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Django
1 1 (50.00%) Java EE
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (50.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) API Design
2 1 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 2 (100.00%) GIAC
1 2 (100.00%) SANS
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Linux+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) CASB
1 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Forcepoint
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec