The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 107 122 111
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Contract jobs citing CISM 20 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.76% 0.077% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.81% 0.31% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 0
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £439
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - -
CISM
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
712 650 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.07% 25.15% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 307 184
Average daily rate £388 £395 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.89% +7.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 21
Average hourly rate £19.50 £16.00 £13.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% +15.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.75 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £28.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CISM across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

CISM
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CISM across the Berkshire region.

CISM Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

CISM
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +24 8 £388 -13.88% 3
Bracknell - - - - 3
Maidenhead - - - -
Newbury - - - - 3
CISM
South East

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CISM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CISM.

1 28 (96.55%) CISSP
2 22 (75.86%) CISA
3 20 (68.97%) Information Security
4 19 (65.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (41.38%) Telecoms
6 10 (34.48%) PCI DSS
7 9 (31.03%) PRINCE2
8 8 (27.59%) Risk Management
8 8 (27.59%) CRISC
9 7 (24.14%) RMADS
9 7 (24.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (20.69%) ITIL
10 6 (20.69%) Business Continuity
11 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (17.24%) CISMP
11 5 (17.24%) PMP
11 5 (17.24%) PMI Certification
11 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
11 5 (17.24%) Publishing
11 5 (17.24%) MAPM
12 4 (13.79%) PKI
12 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
13 3 (10.34%) Degree
13 3 (10.34%) Programme Management
13 3 (10.34%) Finance
13 3 (10.34%) Service Management
13 3 (10.34%) Network Security
13 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
13 3 (10.34%) Information Assurance
13 3 (10.34%) Data Protection

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CISM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CISM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Network Security
2 1 (3.45%) 4G
2 1 (3.45%) SMS
2 1 (3.45%) 3G
2 1 (3.45%) MPLS
2 1 (3.45%) SS7
2 1 (3.45%) 2G
2 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
General
1 12 (41.38%) Telecoms
2 5 (17.24%) Publishing
3 3 (10.34%) Finance
4 2 (6.90%) Legal
4 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.90%) Games
4 2 (6.90%) Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Security Consultant
1 8 (27.59%) Consultant
2 6 (20.69%) Information Security Consultant
2 6 (20.69%) Security Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Information Security Specialist
3 5 (17.24%) Information Specialist
3 5 (17.24%) Security Specialist
3 5 (17.24%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Coordinator
4 3 (10.34%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Security Project Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Information Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Principal Security Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Security Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Information Security Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Support Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Information Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) RMADS
2 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
3 4 (13.79%) PKI
4 2 (6.90%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) UNIX
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Information Security
2 9 (31.03%) PRINCE2
3 8 (27.59%) Risk Management
4 6 (20.69%) ITIL
4 6 (20.69%) Business Continuity
5 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
7 3 (10.34%) Programme Management
7 3 (10.34%) Service Management
7 3 (10.34%) Data Protection
7 3 (10.34%) Information Assurance
7 3 (10.34%) Security Architecture
8 2 (6.90%) SIEM
8 2 (6.90%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (6.90%) Database Security
8 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.90%) TOGAF
8 2 (6.90%) Security Testing
9 1 (3.45%) Risk Analysis
9 1 (3.45%) Matrix Management
Qualifications
1 28 (96.55%) CISSP
2 22 (75.86%) CISA
3 8 (27.59%) CRISC
4 5 (17.24%) PMP
4 5 (17.24%) PMI Certification
4 5 (17.24%) CISMP
4 5 (17.24%) MAPM
5 3 (10.34%) Degree
5 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
6 2 (6.90%) CSSLP
6 2 (6.90%) GCED
6 2 (6.90%) GSEC
7 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
7 1 (3.45%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (65.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (34.48%) PCI DSS
3 7 (24.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (3.45%) COSO
4 1 (3.45%) COBIT
4 1 (3.45%) BS25999
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco
1 1 (3.45%) Juniper
1 1 (3.45%) F5