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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 184 190 197
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Contract jobs citing CISM 19 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.17% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.43% 1.05% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 15
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £480
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £315 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £495 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
782 952 1047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.71% 16.60% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 680 718
Average daily rate £435 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 60
Average hourly rate £23.75 £18.10 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.21% -19.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.29 £12.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £34.50 £53.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.97%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 27 (62.79%) CISA
3 23 (53.49%) Information Security
4 22 (51.16%) Finance
5 10 (23.26%) Risk Assessment
5 10 (23.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (23.26%) Management Information System
6 9 (20.93%) SIEM
7 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (18.60%) ITIL
8 7 (16.28%) Financial Institution
8 7 (16.28%) Cyber Security
9 6 (13.95%) Banking
9 6 (13.95%) Wealth Management
9 6 (13.95%) Data Protection
10 5 (11.63%) Degree
10 5 (11.63%) COBIT
10 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
10 5 (11.63%) Change Management
10 5 (11.63%) McAfee
10 5 (11.63%) CRISC
11 4 (9.30%) Security Architecture
11 4 (9.30%) Vulnerability Management
11 4 (9.30%) Windows
11 4 (9.30%) Linux
11 4 (9.30%) PCI DSS
12 3 (6.98%) Remedy ITSM
12 3 (6.98%) Network Security
12 3 (6.98%) Investment Management
12 3 (6.98%) Data Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 1 (2.33%) IIS
1 1 (2.33%) Apache
1 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) LDAP
1 3 (6.98%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (6.98%) Network Security
2 2 (4.65%) Firewall
3 1 (2.33%) Wireless
3 1 (2.33%) 2G
3 1 (2.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.33%) SMS
3 1 (2.33%) VPN
3 1 (2.33%) 3G
3 1 (2.33%) MPLS
3 1 (2.33%) SS7
3 1 (2.33%) Wireless Security
3 1 (2.33%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Big Data
General
1 22 (51.16%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Financial Institution
3 6 (13.95%) Banking
4 3 (6.98%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.98%) Legal
5 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (44.19%) Analyst
2 11 (25.58%) Risk Analyst
2 11 (25.58%) IT Risk Analyst
3 9 (20.93%) Security Manager
4 8 (18.60%) Security Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Project Manager
6 4 (9.30%) Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Security Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Security Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Information Manager
6 4 (9.30%) Information Security Manager
6 4 (9.30%) Security Project Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Information Security Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Information Security Specialist
7 3 (6.98%) Information Specialist
7 3 (6.98%) IT Security Project Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) .NET
1 1 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Management Information System
2 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) iSeries
4 1 (2.33%) PMI
4 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.33%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.33%) CESG
4 1 (2.33%) PKI
4 1 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
1 4 (9.30%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) Information Security
2 10 (23.26%) Risk Assessment
3 9 (20.93%) SIEM
4 8 (18.60%) ITIL
5 7 (16.28%) Cyber Security
6 6 (13.95%) Wealth Management
6 6 (13.95%) Data Protection
7 5 (11.63%) Change Management
7 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
8 4 (9.30%) Security Architecture
8 4 (9.30%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (6.98%) Database Security
9 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (6.98%) SDLC
9 3 (6.98%) Use Case
9 3 (6.98%) Investment Management
9 3 (6.98%) Data Analysis
9 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.98%) Project Management
9 3 (6.98%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) Java
1 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (100.00%) CISSP
2 27 (62.79%) CISA
3 5 (11.63%) Degree
3 5 (11.63%) CRISC
4 3 (6.98%) QiCA
5 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.33%) PhD
6 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.33%) CISMP
6 1 (2.33%) PMP
6 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.33%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (11.63%) COBIT
3 4 (9.30%) PCI DSS
4 2 (4.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (2.33%) BS7799
5 1 (2.33%) COSO
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) OpenView
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) McAfee
2 3 (6.98%) ArcSight
2 3 (6.98%) Remedy
2 3 (6.98%) Cyber-Ark
2 3 (6.98%) SAP
2 3 (6.98%) HP
2 3 (6.98%) Citrix
2 3 (6.98%) BMC
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) Symantec
3 2 (4.65%) Juniper
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco
4 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.33%) Trustwave
4 1 (2.33%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.33%) IronPort
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TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Marcus Donald People
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Annapurna
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
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Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum + NEG
Posted: 26 days ago