Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 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 Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing CISSP 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.34% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.54% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Staffordshire median daily rate £600 - -
West Midlands median daily rate £575 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +27.78% +2.86% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

CISSP 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 Staffordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 65 27 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 22.26% 10.59% 14.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 19 33
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% +4.62% -8.77%
10th Percentile £309 £260 £204
90th Percentile £486 £425 £475
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £395
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +12.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 4
Staffordshire median hourly rate £53.50 £45.00 £45.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.89% -1.10% +196.03%
10th Percentile £33.71 £18.10 £33.58
90th Percentile £61.19 £49.50 £124.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.03 £30.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year -40.89% +24.49% -22.07%

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing CISSP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Staffordshire

CISSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CISSP in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CISSP 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (100.00%) CISMP
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Information Governance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR
1 1 (100.00%) Commercial Awareness

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
General
1 1 (100.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Head of Information
1 1 (100.00%) Head of Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Head of Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Commercial Awareness
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Information Governance
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) CISMP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft