The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the City of London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 180 191 207
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +16
Contract jobs citing CISM 30 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.46% 0.096% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.55% 0.60% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 6 15
Average daily rate £475 £538 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.62% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £463 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £625 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £458 £425 £438
% change year-on-year
+7.64% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1176 993 1080
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.22% 15.93% 13.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 822 641 650
Average daily rate £412 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £239 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 33 37
Average hourly rate £22.00 £48.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.87% +143.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.65 £135.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
CISM
London

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 42 (97.67%) CISSP
2 28 (65.12%) Information Security
3 18 (41.86%) CISA
3 18 (41.86%) Finance
4 13 (30.23%) Security Management
5 12 (27.91%) Firewall
5 12 (27.91%) Risk Assessment
6 11 (25.58%) Management Information System
6 11 (25.58%) Information Security Management
7 9 (20.93%) Cisco
7 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
7 9 (20.93%) Juniper
7 9 (20.93%) Degree
8 8 (18.60%) Banking
8 8 (18.60%) E-Learning
8 8 (18.60%) Risk Management
9 7 (16.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (16.28%) Financial Institution
9 7 (16.28%) CheckPoint
9 7 (16.28%) Intranet
9 7 (16.28%) ITIL
9 7 (16.28%) Windows
9 7 (16.28%) Economics
9 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
9 7 (16.28%) Network Security
9 7 (16.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (13.95%) SABSA
10 6 (13.95%) Security Architecture
10 6 (13.95%) Joomla!
10 6 (13.95%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (13.95%) Joomla!
1 6 (13.95%) CMS
2 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.91%) Firewall
2 7 (16.28%) Intranet
2 7 (16.28%) Network Security
3 5 (11.63%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (6.98%) VPN
5 2 (4.65%) Wireless
6 1 (2.33%) DNS
6 1 (2.33%) LAN
6 1 (2.33%) DHCP
6 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.33%) NetScreen
6 1 (2.33%) IPsec
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco PIX
General
1 18 (41.86%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Banking
3 7 (16.28%) Financial Institution
4 3 (6.98%) Publishing
5 2 (4.65%) Advertising
6 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.33%) Law
6 1 (2.33%) Legal
6 1 (2.33%) Marketing
6 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Architect
2 11 (25.58%) Analyst
3 9 (20.93%) Security Analyst
3 9 (20.93%) Security Architect
4 7 (16.28%) Information Specialist
5 5 (11.63%) Consultant
5 5 (11.63%) Information Security Specialist
5 5 (11.63%) Security Specialist
6 4 (9.30%) Risk Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Security Consultant
7 3 (6.98%) Security Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Information Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Information Security Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Information Security Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Network Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Information Security Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Security Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Information Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Security Risk Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Management Information System
2 8 (18.60%) E-Learning
3 7 (16.28%) Economics
3 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.65%) Learning Management System
4 2 (4.65%) Derivative
4 2 (4.65%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.33%) FMCG
5 1 (2.33%) RMADS
5 1 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.33%) PKI
5 1 (2.33%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.33%) CESG
5 1 (2.33%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) UNIX
3 4 (9.30%) VMS
4 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (65.12%) Information Security
2 13 (30.23%) Security Management
3 12 (27.91%) Risk Assessment
4 11 (25.58%) Information Security Management
5 8 (18.60%) Risk Management
6 7 (16.28%) ITIL
7 6 (13.95%) SABSA
7 6 (13.95%) Security Architecture
8 5 (11.63%) Risk Analysis
8 5 (11.63%) Zachman Framework
8 5 (11.63%) TOGAF
9 4 (9.30%) SIEM
10 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
10 3 (6.98%) Migration
10 3 (6.98%) Service Management
10 3 (6.98%) Network Architecture
10 3 (6.98%) Cyber Security
11 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Architecture
11 2 (4.65%) ISMS
11 2 (4.65%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 42 (97.67%) CISSP
2 18 (41.86%) CISA
3 9 (20.93%) Degree
4 5 (11.63%) ISACA
5 4 (9.30%) CCSE
5 4 (9.30%) JNCIP
5 4 (9.30%) JNCIE
5 4 (9.30%) CCSA
5 4 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (9.30%) CCIE
5 4 (9.30%) CCNP
6 3 (6.98%) MCSE
6 3 (6.98%) MCSA
6 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (6.98%) CEH
6 3 (6.98%) CRISC
7 2 (4.65%) CISMP
7 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 7 (16.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (9.30%) PCI DSS
3 3 (6.98%) COBIT
4 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.33%) BS7799
4 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Cisco
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
1 9 (20.93%) Juniper
2 7 (16.28%) CheckPoint
3 4 (9.30%) Cyber-Ark
3 4 (9.30%) Gemalto
3 4 (9.30%) IBM
4 1 (2.33%) SAP
4 1 (2.33%) Websense
City of London
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