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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 186 189 206
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +17
Contract jobs citing CISM 22 10 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.17% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.55% 1.10% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 14
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% -5.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £174 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £540 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £506 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.26%
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
864 913 1086
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.76% 15.73% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 636 640 737
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 15 61
Average hourly rate £17.98 £16.16 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.26% -31.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.43 £33.49 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

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 31 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 31 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 48 (100.00%) CISSP
2 30 (62.50%) CISA
3 26 (54.17%) Information Security
4 23 (47.92%) Finance
5 14 (29.17%) Risk Assessment
6 13 (27.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (22.92%) Management Information System
8 10 (20.83%) ITIL
8 10 (20.83%) SIEM
9 8 (16.67%) Risk Management
9 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (14.58%) Cyber Security
10 7 (14.58%) PCI DSS
10 7 (14.58%) Financial Institution
11 6 (12.50%) Banking
11 6 (12.50%) Data Protection
11 6 (12.50%) Windows
12 5 (10.42%) Linux
12 5 (10.42%) McAfee
12 5 (10.42%) Wealth Management
12 5 (10.42%) Degree
12 5 (10.42%) COBIT
12 5 (10.42%) CRISC
12 5 (10.42%) Vulnerability Management
13 4 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
13 4 (8.33%) Investment Banking
13 4 (8.33%) Incident Management
13 4 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 4 (8.33%) Change Management
13 4 (8.33%) Security Management

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 (2.08%) IIS
1 1 (2.08%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) LDAP
1 3 (6.25%) Firewall
1 3 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (6.25%) Network Security
2 1 (2.08%) Wireless Security
2 1 (2.08%) 4G
2 1 (2.08%) Wireless
2 1 (2.08%) 2G
2 1 (2.08%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.08%) SMS
2 1 (2.08%) VPN
2 1 (2.08%) 3G
2 1 (2.08%) MPLS
2 1 (2.08%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) Big Data
General
1 23 (47.92%) Finance
2 7 (14.58%) Financial Institution
3 6 (12.50%) Banking
4 4 (8.33%) Investment Banking
5 3 (6.25%) Legal
6 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (41.67%) Analyst
2 13 (27.08%) Risk Analyst
3 12 (25.00%) IT Risk Analyst
4 9 (18.75%) Security Manager
5 7 (14.58%) Security Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Project Manager
6 5 (10.42%) Consultant
6 5 (10.42%) Security Specialist
7 4 (8.33%) Security Architect
7 4 (8.33%) Information Manager
7 4 (8.33%) Information Security Manager
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Security Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Architect
7 4 (8.33%) Security Consultant
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Security Project Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Information Security Specialist
8 3 (6.25%) Information Specialist
8 3 (6.25%) IT Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) .NET
1 1 (2.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Management Information System
2 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (4.17%) Fixed Income
4 2 (4.17%) SCADA
5 1 (2.08%) CESG
5 1 (2.08%) PKI
5 1 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.08%) PMI
5 1 (2.08%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Linux
3 3 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) Information Security
2 14 (29.17%) Risk Assessment
3 10 (20.83%) ITIL
3 10 (20.83%) SIEM
4 8 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 7 (14.58%) Cyber Security
6 6 (12.50%) Data Protection
7 5 (10.42%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (10.42%) Wealth Management
8 4 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (8.33%) Incident Management
8 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (8.33%) Security Management
8 4 (8.33%) Change Management
9 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (6.25%) Project Management
9 3 (6.25%) Information Security Management
9 3 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
9 3 (6.25%) Use Case
9 3 (6.25%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) Java
1 1 (2.08%) SQL
1 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 48 (100.00%) CISSP
2 30 (62.50%) CISA
3 5 (10.42%) Degree
3 5 (10.42%) CRISC
4 3 (6.25%) CEH
5 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.17%) QiCA
5 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.08%) CCSA
6 1 (2.08%) PhD
6 1 (2.08%) CCNA
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.08%) PMP
6 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.08%) ISACA
6 1 (2.08%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.08%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (27.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (14.58%) PCI DSS
3 5 (10.42%) COBIT
4 4 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (2.08%) BS7799
5 1 (2.08%) COSO
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) OpenView
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) McAfee
2 3 (6.25%) ArcSight
2 3 (6.25%) Cyber-Ark
2 3 (6.25%) HP
2 3 (6.25%) Citrix
2 3 (6.25%) BMC
2 3 (6.25%) Remedy
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.17%) Symantec
3 2 (4.17%) SAP
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco
4 1 (2.08%) Juniper
City, London
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago