The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham 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 56 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CISM 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.16% - 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.92% - 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£425 - £550
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 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
109 73 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.33% 12.01% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 50 29
Average daily rate £360 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £127 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 5
Average hourly rate £29.00 £20.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.46% +32.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £20.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.80 £20.50 £32.10
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 Birmingham

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

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

CISM
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

CISM Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

CISM
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security Management
3 2 (50.00%) Security Management
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) SABSA
4 1 (25.00%) Ruckus Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) Websense
4 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) SABSA
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Juniper
1 1 (25.00%) Websense
1 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (25.00%) F5
1 1 (25.00%) Ruckus Wireless