The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 131 170 182
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +12
Contract jobs citing CISM 23 26 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.66% 0.47% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.48% 3.16% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 25
Average daily rate £460 £475 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.15% +5.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £405 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £453 £415 £475
% change year-on-year
+9.03% -12.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £68.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +81.33%
CISM
London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
513 822 1139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.69% 14.95% 18.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 613 803
Average daily rate £450 £425 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £200 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £564 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 17
Average hourly rate £21.78 £21.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.71% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £14.90 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £89.00 £34.80 £39.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CISM
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

CISM Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

CISM
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISM across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

CISM Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 38 (80.85%) CISSP
2 24 (51.06%) Information Security
3 20 (42.55%) CISA
4 17 (36.17%) Finance
5 13 (27.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (27.66%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (23.40%) Banking
6 11 (23.40%) Risk Management
6 11 (23.40%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (21.28%) Risk Assessment
7 10 (21.28%) CRISC
8 7 (14.89%) ITIL
8 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
8 7 (14.89%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
9 6 (12.77%) IT Audit
9 6 (12.77%) Degree
9 6 (12.77%) Investment Banking
9 6 (12.77%) Firewall
10 5 (10.64%) Windows
10 5 (10.64%) Investment Management
10 5 (10.64%) Security Architecture
11 4 (8.51%) SCADA
11 4 (8.51%) TOGAF
11 4 (8.51%) LAN
11 4 (8.51%) Unix
11 4 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (8.51%) VPN
11 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
11 4 (8.51%) CCNP

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 2 (4.26%) IIS
1 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Maximo
1 1 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) IaaS
2 2 (4.26%) PaaS
2 2 (4.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) Firewall
2 4 (8.51%) LAN
2 4 (8.51%) VPN
3 3 (6.38%) Network Security
4 2 (4.26%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (4.26%) DMZ
4 2 (4.26%) DWDM
4 2 (4.26%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (4.26%) MPLS
4 2 (4.26%) NGN
4 2 (4.26%) Packet Switching
4 2 (4.26%) Unified Communications
4 2 (4.26%) WAN
4 2 (4.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) TestNG
General
1 17 (36.17%) Finance
2 11 (23.40%) Banking
3 6 (12.77%) Investment Banking
4 4 (8.51%) Back Office
4 4 (8.51%) Legal
5 2 (4.26%) French Language
5 2 (4.26%) German Language
5 2 (4.26%) Italian Language
5 2 (4.26%) Polish Language
5 2 (4.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (23.40%) Analyst
2 8 (17.02%) Security Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) Head of Information
3 5 (10.64%) Head of Information Management
4 4 (8.51%) Consultant
4 4 (8.51%) Information Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Security Consultant
4 4 (8.51%) Security Specialist
5 3 (6.38%) Architect
5 3 (6.38%) CISSP Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Cybersecurity Specialist
5 3 (6.38%) Information Security Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Risk Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Security Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Security Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) CIO
6 2 (4.26%) Security Compliance Specialist
6 2 (4.26%) SOX Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.66%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) SCADA
3 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.26%) Statistics
4 1 (2.13%) CESG
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.13%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.13%) Economics
4 1 (2.13%) PKI
4 1 (2.13%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Windows
2 4 (8.51%) Unix
3 2 (4.26%) AIX
3 2 (4.26%) Linux
3 2 (4.26%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) Information Security
2 11 (23.40%) Risk Management
2 11 (23.40%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (21.28%) Risk Assessment
4 7 (14.89%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (14.89%) ITIL
5 6 (12.77%) IT Audit
6 5 (10.64%) Investment Management
6 5 (10.64%) Security Architecture
7 4 (8.51%) TOGAF
8 3 (6.38%) Information Security Management
8 3 (6.38%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (6.38%) Security Management
8 3 (6.38%) Security Testing
8 3 (6.38%) Test Planning
8 3 (6.38%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (4.26%) Deep Packet Inspection
9 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (4.26%) Patch Management
9 2 (4.26%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) C
1 1 (2.13%) Java
1 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (80.85%) CISSP
2 20 (42.55%) CISA
3 10 (21.28%) CRISC
4 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
5 6 (12.77%) Degree
5 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
6 4 (8.51%) CCNP
6 4 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (6.38%) CISMP
8 2 (4.26%) CCDP
8 2 (4.26%) CGEIT
8 2 (4.26%) IISP
9 1 (2.13%) ACCA
9 1 (2.13%) ISSMP
9 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (27.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (4.26%) COBIT
3 2 (4.26%) GPG13
3 2 (4.26%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.13%) ISO27002
4 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) EnCase
2 1 (2.13%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) Cisco
2 2 (4.26%) Cognos
2 2 (4.26%) Cyber-Ark
2 2 (4.26%) Fortinet
2 2 (4.26%) HP
2 2 (4.26%) Juniper
2 2 (4.26%) Palo Alto
3 1 (2.13%) BMC
3 1 (2.13%) Remedy
3 1 (2.13%) SAP
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £550 - £650 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
aap3
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago