The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 June 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 Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 90 110
Rank change year-on-year -12 +20  
Contract jobs citing CISSP 1 30 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.070% 1.46% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.53% 10.38% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 15 5
Median daily rate £580 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.00% +33.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £70.00 £51.17
% change year-on-year -34.28% +36.79%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 190 289 285
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 13.23% 14.08% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 182 189
Median daily rate £401 £425 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.58% +20.39%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £614 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
Median hourly rate £17.75 £16.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.57% +8.19%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.32 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £17.50 £20.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year +14.03% +18.15%  

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in West Yorkshire

CISSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CISSP in West Yorkshire

CISSP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP in West Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CISSP in West Yorkshire

CISSP
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Leeds -5 1 £580 +16.00% 2
CISSP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CISSP 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 3 (75.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (25.00%) IaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) AWS Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (25.00%) SFIA
3 1 (25.00%) Terraform
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (25.00%) Threat Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (25.00%) Confluence
1 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Information Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) SFIA
2 1 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (25.00%) AWS Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CCDP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat