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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 175 178 198
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +20
Contract jobs citing CISM 24 24 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.40% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.02% 2.19% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 21 6
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £425 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
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
794 1095 938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.57% 18.35% 14.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 611 803 617
Average daily rate £435 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.81% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 50
Average hourly rate £20.88 £22.00 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.11% -22.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £13.60 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £24.80 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.10%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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%) CISA
3 24 (55.81%) Finance
4 22 (51.16%) Information Security
5 10 (23.26%) Management Information System
5 10 (23.26%) SIEM
6 9 (20.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (18.60%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (18.60%) Financial Institution
7 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (16.28%) ITIL
8 7 (16.28%) Banking
8 7 (16.28%) Data Protection
9 5 (11.63%) Wealth Management
9 5 (11.63%) Degree
9 5 (11.63%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (11.63%) Change Management
9 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
9 5 (11.63%) Legal
9 5 (11.63%) McAfee
9 5 (11.63%) Cyber Security
9 5 (11.63%) CRISC
10 4 (9.30%) Vulnerability Management
10 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (9.30%) Project Management
10 4 (9.30%) Firewall
10 4 (9.30%) Network Security
11 3 (6.98%) Investment Management
11 3 (6.98%) PCI DSS
11 3 (6.98%) Remedy ITSM

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 3 (6.98%) IIS
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
2 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 2 (4.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (9.30%) Firewall
2 4 (9.30%) Network Security
3 3 (6.98%) LDAP
4 2 (4.65%) LAN
4 2 (4.65%) OSPF
4 2 (4.65%) WAN
4 2 (4.65%) DMZ
4 2 (4.65%) BIG-IP
4 2 (4.65%) VLAN
4 2 (4.65%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.33%) 4G
5 1 (2.33%) 2G
5 1 (2.33%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.33%) 3G
5 1 (2.33%) MPLS
5 1 (2.33%) SS7
5 1 (2.33%) SMS
General
1 24 (55.81%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Financial Institution
3 7 (16.28%) Banking
4 5 (11.63%) Legal
5 3 (6.98%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) Analyst
2 12 (27.91%) Security Analyst
3 11 (25.58%) Risk Analyst
4 10 (23.26%) Security Manager
4 10 (23.26%) IT Risk Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Information Security Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Security Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Project Manager
5 5 (11.63%) Information Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Information Security Manager
6 4 (9.30%) Information Manager
6 4 (9.30%) Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) Security Project Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Security Consultant
7 3 (6.98%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (6.98%) IT Security Project Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Information Specialist
8 2 (4.65%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) .NET
1 1 (2.33%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Management Information System
2 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) PMI
4 1 (2.33%) CESG
4 1 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) UNIX
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
1 3 (6.98%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) Information Security
2 10 (23.26%) SIEM
3 8 (18.60%) Risk Assessment
4 7 (16.28%) ITIL
4 7 (16.28%) Data Protection
5 5 (11.63%) Cyber Security
5 5 (11.63%) Wealth Management
5 5 (11.63%) Change Management
5 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
6 4 (9.30%) Project Management
6 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (9.30%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (6.98%) Database Security
7 3 (6.98%) SDLC
7 3 (6.98%) Information Assurance
7 3 (6.98%) Use Case
7 3 (6.98%) Investment Management
7 3 (6.98%) Security Management
7 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.98%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 43 (100.00%) CISSP
2 25 (58.14%) CISA
3 5 (11.63%) Degree
3 5 (11.63%) CRISC
4 3 (6.98%) QiCA
4 3 (6.98%) CISMP
5 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.33%) ISACA
6 1 (2.33%) GIAC
6 1 (2.33%) PMP
6 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.98%) COBIT
2 3 (6.98%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.33%) COSO
3 1 (2.33%) BS7799
3 1 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) OpenView
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) McAfee
2 3 (6.98%) Remedy
2 3 (6.98%) ArcSight
2 3 (6.98%) Cyber-Ark
2 3 (6.98%) SAP
2 3 (6.98%) Cisco
2 3 (6.98%) HP
2 3 (6.98%) Citrix
2 3 (6.98%) BMC
2 3 (6.98%) CheckPoint
3 2 (4.65%) Symantec
3 2 (4.65%) Juniper
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) F5
3 2 (4.65%) MobileIron
4 1 (2.33%) Trustwave
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.33%) IronPort
4 1 (2.33%) Dell
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