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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 172 195 182
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -13
Contract jobs citing CISM 18 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.29% 1.34% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 7
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£500 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £345 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £670
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
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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
786 971 815
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.53% 16.23% 14.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 599 665 573
Average daily rate £413 £427 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.45% +0.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 32
Average hourly rate £18.70 £22.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.88% -43.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £12.95 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £29.85 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.91%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 49 (100.00%) CISSP
2 33 (67.35%) Information Security
3 20 (40.82%) Finance
4 19 (38.78%) Risk Management
4 19 (38.78%) CISA
5 12 (24.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (24.49%) Management Information System
6 11 (22.45%) Banking
7 10 (20.41%) IIS
8 9 (18.37%) ITIL
8 9 (18.37%) Risk Assessment
8 9 (18.37%) Intrusion Detection
8 9 (18.37%) Incident Management
8 9 (18.37%) Degree
8 9 (18.37%) Data Protection
9 7 (14.29%) Information Assurance
9 7 (14.29%) CISMP
9 7 (14.29%) CheckPoint
9 7 (14.29%) CRISC
10 6 (12.24%) MobileIron
10 6 (12.24%) SIEM
10 6 (12.24%) GIAC
10 6 (12.24%) Financial Institution
10 6 (12.24%) CEH
11 5 (10.20%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 5 (10.20%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (10.20%) Investment Banking
11 5 (10.20%) COBIT
11 5 (10.20%) Firewall
11 5 (10.20%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 10 (20.41%) IIS
2 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.08%) Apache
3 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Office
2 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (10.20%) Firewall
3 4 (8.16%) Network Security
4 3 (6.12%) Internet
4 3 (6.12%) LAN
4 3 (6.12%) WAN
5 2 (4.08%) OSPF
5 2 (4.08%) DMZ
5 2 (4.08%) BIG-IP
5 2 (4.08%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (4.08%) VLAN
6 1 (2.04%) DHCP
6 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.04%) DNS
6 1 (2.04%) Wireless
General
1 20 (40.82%) Finance
2 11 (22.45%) Banking
3 6 (12.24%) Financial Institution
4 5 (10.20%) Investment Banking
4 5 (10.20%) Legal
5 2 (4.08%) Retail
6 1 (2.04%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (44.90%) Analyst
2 21 (42.86%) Security Analyst
3 13 (26.53%) Information Analyst
3 13 (26.53%) Information Security Analyst
4 10 (20.41%) Consultant
5 9 (18.37%) Security Consultant
5 9 (18.37%) Information Security Consultant
6 5 (10.20%) Risk Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) IT Risk Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Information Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Information Security Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) IT Security Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Security Manager
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Security Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Tester
9 2 (4.08%) Network Manager
9 2 (4.08%) Penetration Tester
9 2 (4.08%) Security Specialist
9 2 (4.08%) Security Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) Middleware
2 1 (2.04%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.12%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (4.08%) CESG
3 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) FMCG
3 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.04%) RMADS
4 1 (2.04%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Windows
2 3 (6.12%) UNIX
3 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.04%) Android
3 1 (2.04%) AIX
3 1 (2.04%) VMS
3 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (67.35%) Information Security
2 19 (38.78%) Risk Management
3 9 (18.37%) ITIL
3 9 (18.37%) Risk Assessment
3 9 (18.37%) Incident Management
3 9 (18.37%) Data Protection
4 7 (14.29%) Information Assurance
5 6 (12.24%) SIEM
6 5 (10.20%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (10.20%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (10.20%) Project Management
6 5 (10.20%) Security Management
7 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2
7 4 (8.16%) Security Architecture
8 3 (6.12%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (6.12%) ERP
8 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.12%) Service Management
8 3 (6.12%) Information Security Management
9 2 (4.08%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 49 (100.00%) CISSP
2 19 (38.78%) CISA
3 9 (18.37%) Degree
4 7 (14.29%) CISMP
4 7 (14.29%) CRISC
5 6 (12.24%) GIAC
5 6 (12.24%) CEH
6 2 (4.08%) SSCP
6 2 (4.08%) MCP
6 2 (4.08%) GSEC
6 2 (4.08%) GWAPT
6 2 (4.08%) GPEN
7 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.04%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (10.20%) COBIT
3 3 (6.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (2.04%) JSP 440
5 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.08%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Nessus
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 6 (12.24%) MobileIron
3 3 (6.12%) HP
4 2 (4.08%) Cisco
4 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.08%) Qualys
4 2 (4.08%) Cyber-Ark
4 2 (4.08%) ArcSight
4 2 (4.08%) F5
5 1 (2.04%) Gemalto
5 1 (2.04%) Trustwave
5 1 (2.04%) Tufin
5 1 (2.04%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.04%) IronPort
5 1 (2.04%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.04%) SAP
5 1 (2.04%) Dell
5 1 (2.04%) Juniper
5 1 (2.04%) CA
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle
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