The table below looks at the statistics for ISMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISMS over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
London / City of London
Rank 152 149 186
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +37
Contract jobs citing ISMS 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.034% 0.063% 0.059%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.040% 0.073% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £575 £550 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +7.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £450 £373
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2509 2744 4189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.88% 86.97% 82.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1991 2173 3264
Median daily rate £500 £485 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 30
Median hourly rate £21.50 £22.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.27% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

ISMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing ISMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ISMS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ISMS
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 ISMS across the City of London region.

ISMS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

ISMS
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ISMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for ISMS.

1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) COBIT
2 1 (50.00%) CRISC
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) IT Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISO27002
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISSMP
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Audit Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Information Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Information Risk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Audit Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) IT Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) IT Risk Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Risk Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) IT Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) CRISC
1 1 (50.00%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) COBIT
2 1 (50.00%) ISO27002