The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for CSSLP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 April 2017 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 Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional (ISC2 CSSLP)
UK / England
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 578 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing CSSLP 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.007% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.035% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £569 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

CSSLP is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in England.

Academic & Professional Certification
England
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8644 10812 10154
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 20.22% 21.02% 19.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5376 6888 5843
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 428 348 482
Median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.61% +15.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.35 £47.91 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £31.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +40.00%  

CSSLP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing CSSLP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CSSLP in England

CSSLP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSSLP in England

CSSLP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSSLP within the England region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 3 £569 - 1
CSSLP
UK

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CSSLP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for CSSLP.

1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) SAML
1 3 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 3 (100.00%) OWASP
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Software Packaging
2 2 (66.67%) RHCE
2 2 (66.67%) CISA
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) Servlets
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) OCA
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution

CSSLP
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) SSH
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) SAML
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) Servlets
2 2 (66.67%) Software Packaging
3 1 (33.33%) OAuth
3 1 (33.33%) OAuth2
3 1 (33.33%) OpenID
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Cybercrime
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OWASP
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) CISA
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) RHCE
3 1 (33.33%) CEH
3 1 (33.33%) CHFI
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) OCA
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) CA
1 1 (33.33%) Google