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 5 May 2016 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 63 65 62
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing CISM 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.39% 0.12% 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.60% 0.54% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £375 £415 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% -2.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £415 £470
% change year-on-year
+9.63% -11.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £68.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +81.33%
CISM
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
187 185 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 24.54% 22.40% 18.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 122 63
Median daily rate £363 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £200 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £26.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.23% -16.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing CISM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CISM 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for CISM.

1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Business Development
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Qualys
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) Barracuda Networks
2 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (66.67%) ArcSight
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (66.67%) SABSA
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Smartcard
2 2 (66.67%) Intel Security
2 2 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (66.67%) CISA
2 2 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) IBM

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Auditor
2 1 (33.33%) Security Auditor
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (66.67%) Smartcard
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Business Development
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Quality Management
1 2 (66.67%) SABSA
1 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Security Management
1 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
1 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) CISA
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) IISP
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) ISAE 3402
2 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
2 2 (66.67%) ISO27005
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) ArcSight
1 2 (66.67%) Barracuda Networks
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Intel Security
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Qualys
1 2 (66.67%) Sun
1 2 (66.67%) Tripwire