The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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 Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 116 143
Rank change year-on-year +1 +27  
Contract jobs citing CISSP 7 26 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.33% 0.89% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.29% 5.76% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 1
Median daily rate £513 £410 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -8.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.87 £82.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year -26.21% +73.68%  

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 Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 306 451 419
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 14.39% 15.39% 14.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 299 279
Median daily rate £420 £410 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.43% +20.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £276 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +6.05% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 11
Median hourly rate £26.62 £15.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +74.55% -1.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.55 £12.00 £10.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £32.20 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.10 £22.50
% change year-on-year +7.96% +33.78%  

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

CISSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CISSP in Yorkshire

CISSP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CISSP in Yorkshire

CISSP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CISSP in Yorkshire

CISSP
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
North Yorkshire - 4 £475 -
West Yorkshire -3 2 £550 +34.14% 3
South Yorkshire +3 1 £600 +26.31% 1
CISSP
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 11 (84.62%) Information Security
2 9 (69.23%) CISM
3 6 (46.15%) CISA
3 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
5 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL
5 4 (30.77%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (30.77%) PCI DSS
5 4 (30.77%) CRISC
5 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (30.77%) GDPR
5 4 (30.77%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
6 3 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (23.08%) Wealth Management
6 3 (23.08%) Retail
6 3 (23.08%) ERP
6 3 (23.08%) SLA
6 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
6 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
7 2 (15.38%) Information Security Management
7 2 (15.38%) Security Management
7 2 (15.38%) CESG
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
7 2 (15.38%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 2 (15.38%) ISMS
8 1 (7.69%) Remediation Plan

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (7.69%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (7.69%) DMZ
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) NonStop SQL
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Security Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Information Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Information Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Information Security Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Information Security Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Security Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Business Information Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) CISSP Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Security Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security Officer
5 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Security Officer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
2 3 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (15.38%) CESG
4 1 (7.69%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Information Security
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
3 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
3 3 (23.08%) ERP
3 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) Wealth Management
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security Management
4 2 (15.38%) ISMS
4 2 (15.38%) Security Management
4 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.69%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Internal Audit
5 1 (7.69%) Remediation Plan
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) Security Operations
5 1 (7.69%) Software Asset Management
5 1 (7.69%) Threat Intelligence
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) CISM
2 6 (46.15%) CISA
3 4 (30.77%) CRISC
4 2 (15.38%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (7.69%) CCSP
5 1 (7.69%) CISMP
5 1 (7.69%) CLAS
5 1 (7.69%) IISP
5 1 (7.69%) ISEB
5 1 (7.69%) ISSAP
5 1 (7.69%) ISSEP
5 1 (7.69%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (30.77%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (30.77%) GDPR
2 4 (30.77%) PCI DSS
3 3 (23.08%) SLA
4 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft