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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 50 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing CISM 9 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.22% 0.27% -
As % of the Qualifications category 6.67% 1.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£538 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £493 £481 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.33% +6.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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West Midlands

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
135 161 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.37% 21.52% 15.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 83 55
Average daily rate £340 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 3
Average hourly rate £36.00 £18.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.59% +54.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISM across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

CISM Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) CISSP
2 10 (83.33%) CISA
2 10 (83.33%) Information Security
3 6 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (41.67%) CRISC
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) McAfee
5 4 (33.33%) IIS
5 4 (33.33%) SABSA
5 4 (33.33%) Security Architecture
5 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) COBIT
6 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (25.00%) Network Security
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) Cyber Security
7 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
7 2 (16.67%) Information Security Management
7 2 (16.67%) Security Management
7 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 2 (16.67%) SaaS
7 2 (16.67%) Information Assurance
7 2 (16.67%) Big Data
7 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 2 (16.67%) PKI
7 2 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (8.33%) Banking

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Network Security
2 2 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Big Data
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Security Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Information Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Security Architect
1 4 (33.33%) Information Security Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Security Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Information Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Information Security Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Information Security Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Security Solutions Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Programme Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Information Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) IT Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Cyber Security Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (16.67%) PKI
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Information Security
2 6 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 4 (33.33%) SABSA
3 4 (33.33%) Security Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) Cyber Security
4 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) Information Security Management
5 2 (16.67%) Security Management
5 2 (16.67%) Information Assurance
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) Security Hardening
6 1 (8.33%) SDLC
6 1 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) CISSP
2 10 (83.33%) CISA
3 5 (41.67%) CRISC
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) CGEIT
5 1 (8.33%) CSSLP
5 1 (8.33%) CEH
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (8.33%) PhD
5 1 (8.33%) CCNP
5 1 (8.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (25.00%) COBIT
3 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) McAfee
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft