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 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 176 210 224
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +14
Contract jobs citing CISM 24 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.25% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.69% 1.71% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 9
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£475 £478 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.52% -6.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £408 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50
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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
892 1053 1087
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.10% 14.64% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 631 723 727
Average daily rate £438 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £250 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £597 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 33 37
Average hourly rate £14.50 £22.35 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.10% +27.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.67 £48.00 £37.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -26.53%

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 43 (100.00%) CISSP
2 26 (60.47%) Information Security
3 22 (51.16%) CISA
4 17 (39.53%) Risk Management
5 16 (37.21%) Finance
6 12 (27.91%) Degree
7 11 (25.58%) Risk Assessment
8 10 (23.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (23.26%) Management Information System
8 10 (23.26%) ITIL
9 9 (20.93%) Information Security Management
9 9 (20.93%) Security Management
10 8 (18.60%) Firewall
11 7 (16.28%) Service Management
11 7 (16.28%) CheckPoint
11 7 (16.28%) Data Protection
12 6 (13.95%) Security Architecture
12 6 (13.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 6 (13.95%) CEH
12 6 (13.95%) Economics
12 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
13 5 (11.63%) Joomla!
13 5 (11.63%) COBIT
13 5 (11.63%) Banking
13 5 (11.63%) E-Learning
13 5 (11.63%) CMS
13 5 (11.63%) Intranet
13 5 (11.63%) Windows
13 5 (11.63%) PCI DSS
13 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 5 (11.63%) CMS
1 5 (11.63%) Joomla!
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
2 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) Firewall
2 5 (11.63%) Intranet
3 4 (9.30%) Network Security
4 3 (6.98%) Wireless
4 3 (6.98%) Internet
5 2 (4.65%) DNS
5 2 (4.65%) WAN
5 2 (4.65%) DHCP
5 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.65%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.33%) LAN
6 1 (2.33%) IPsec
6 1 (2.33%) VPN
6 1 (2.33%) SMTP
6 1 (2.33%) SSL
6 1 (2.33%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
General
1 16 (37.21%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Banking
3 4 (9.30%) Financial Institution
4 3 (6.98%) Retail
5 2 (4.65%) Publishing
6 1 (2.33%) Legal
6 1 (2.33%) Advertising
6 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.33%) International Banking
6 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Consultant
2 8 (18.60%) Analyst
2 8 (18.60%) Security Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Security Consultant
4 6 (13.95%) Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Information Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Security Specialist
5 4 (9.30%) Information Security Consultant
5 4 (9.30%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Security Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Risk Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Security Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Security Risk Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Information Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Information Security Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) IT Auditor
7 2 (4.65%) Security Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Management Information System
2 6 (13.95%) Economics
2 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.63%) E-Learning
4 4 (9.30%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.65%) FMCG
6 2 (4.65%) Learning Management System
7 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.33%) CESG
7 1 (2.33%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (2.33%) RMADS
7 1 (2.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) AIX
2 1 (2.33%) VMS
2 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.33%) Android
2 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (60.47%) Information Security
2 17 (39.53%) Risk Management
3 11 (25.58%) Risk Assessment
4 10 (23.26%) ITIL
5 9 (20.93%) Information Security Management
5 9 (20.93%) Security Management
6 7 (16.28%) Service Management
6 7 (16.28%) Data Protection
7 6 (13.95%) Security Architecture
8 4 (9.30%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (6.98%) Incident Management
9 3 (6.98%) Risk Analysis
9 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
9 3 (6.98%) ERP
9 3 (6.98%) Migration
9 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.98%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (6.98%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (4.65%) SIEM
10 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 43 (100.00%) CISSP
2 22 (51.16%) CISA
3 12 (27.91%) Degree
4 6 (13.95%) CEH
5 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
6 4 (9.30%) ISACA
6 4 (9.30%) JNCIP
6 4 (9.30%) JNCIE
6 4 (9.30%) CCSE
6 4 (9.30%) CCSA
6 4 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (9.30%) CCIE
6 4 (9.30%) CCNP
7 3 (6.98%) MCSE
7 3 (6.98%) MCSA
7 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
8 2 (4.65%) CRISC
8 2 (4.65%) QiCA
8 2 (4.65%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (13.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (11.63%) PCI DSS
3 5 (11.63%) COBIT
4 2 (4.65%) QA
5 1 (2.33%) JSP 440
5 1 (2.33%) GPG13
5 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) CheckPoint
2 4 (9.30%) Cisco
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.30%) Juniper
3 3 (6.98%) SAP
4 1 (2.33%) CA
4 1 (2.33%) Nokia
4 1 (2.33%) HP
4 1 (2.33%) McAfee
4 1 (2.33%) Websense
4 1 (2.33%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.33%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.33%) Tufin
4 1 (2.33%) Gemalto
4 1 (2.33%) F5
4 1 (2.33%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.33%) Cyber-Ark
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