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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 167 182 200
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +18
Contract jobs citing CISM 23 29 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.42% 0.45% 0.095%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.82% 2.48% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 6
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£475 £475 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £390 £463
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £585 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £458 £425
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £68.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+81.33% +15.38%
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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 City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
817 1170 1005
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.02% 18.06% 15.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 611 811 648
Average daily rate £425 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 36
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £42.46
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -48.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.68 £17.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.45 £39.80 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015, 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 43 (100.00%) CISSP
2 25 (58.14%) Finance
3 24 (55.81%) Information Security
4 21 (48.84%) CISA
5 10 (23.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (23.26%) Management Information System
6 9 (20.93%) Financial Institution
7 8 (18.60%) Banking
7 8 (18.60%) SIEM
7 8 (18.60%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (16.28%) Risk Management
8 7 (16.28%) Data Protection
9 6 (13.95%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (13.95%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (13.95%) Degree
9 6 (13.95%) ITIL
10 5 (11.63%) IIS
10 5 (11.63%) UNIX
10 5 (11.63%) Windows
10 5 (11.63%) Wealth Management
10 5 (11.63%) CISMP
10 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (9.30%) MobileIron
11 4 (9.30%) Investment Banking
11 4 (9.30%) CRISC
11 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (9.30%) Legal
11 4 (9.30%) Change Management
12 3 (6.98%) Citrix
12 3 (6.98%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 5 (11.63%) IIS
2 3 (6.98%) Apache
3 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (6.98%) LDAP
2 3 (6.98%) Firewall
3 2 (4.65%) LAN
3 2 (4.65%) WAN
3 2 (4.65%) DMZ
3 2 (4.65%) OSPF
3 2 (4.65%) BIG-IP
3 2 (4.65%) VLAN
3 2 (4.65%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (4.65%) Network Security
General
1 25 (58.14%) Finance
2 9 (20.93%) Financial Institution
3 8 (18.60%) Banking
4 4 (9.30%) Investment Banking
4 4 (9.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) Analyst
2 12 (27.91%) Security Analyst
2 12 (27.91%) Risk Analyst
3 11 (25.58%) IT Risk Analyst
4 9 (20.93%) Security Manager
5 7 (16.28%) Consultant
6 6 (13.95%) Security Consultant
6 6 (13.95%) Information Security Consultant
7 5 (11.63%) Information Analyst
7 5 (11.63%) Information Security Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) Senior Security Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) Security Project Manager
8 4 (9.30%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) Project Manager
9 3 (6.98%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (6.98%) IT Project Manager
9 3 (6.98%) Information Security Manager
9 3 (6.98%) Information Manager
9 3 (6.98%) IT Security Project Manager
10 2 (4.65%) Information Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) Middleware
2 1 (2.33%) SailPoint
2 1 (2.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) CESG
4 1 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) UNIX
1 5 (11.63%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) Information Security
2 8 (18.60%) Risk Assessment
2 8 (18.60%) SIEM
3 7 (16.28%) Risk Management
3 7 (16.28%) Data Protection
4 6 (13.95%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (13.95%) ITIL
5 5 (11.63%) Wealth Management
6 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (9.30%) Change Management
7 3 (6.98%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (6.98%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (6.98%) Information Assurance
7 3 (6.98%) Use Case
7 3 (6.98%) Investment Management
8 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.65%) Load Balancing
8 2 (4.65%) Security Architecture
8 2 (4.65%) Network Management
8 2 (4.65%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 43 (100.00%) CISSP
2 21 (48.84%) CISA
3 6 (13.95%) Degree
4 5 (11.63%) CISMP
5 4 (9.30%) CRISC
6 3 (6.98%) CEH
7 2 (4.65%) QiCA
7 2 (4.65%) GIAC
7 2 (4.65%) GWAPT
8 1 (2.33%) GPEN
8 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.33%) GSEC
8 1 (2.33%) MCP
8 1 (2.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.65%) COBIT
2 2 (4.65%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (2.33%) COSO
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) OpenView
2 2 (4.65%) Nessus
2 2 (4.65%) Nmap
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) MobileIron
2 3 (6.98%) ArcSight
2 3 (6.98%) BMC
2 3 (6.98%) CheckPoint
2 3 (6.98%) Remedy
2 3 (6.98%) McAfee
2 3 (6.98%) Cisco
2 3 (6.98%) HP
2 3 (6.98%) Citrix
2 3 (6.98%) Cyber-Ark
3 2 (4.65%) Juniper
3 2 (4.65%) SAP
3 2 (4.65%) F5
4 1 (2.33%) Trustwave
4 1 (2.33%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.33%) IronPort
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.33%) Dell
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McGregor Boyall
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