The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 101 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Contract jobs citing CISM 23 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.91% 0.34% -
As % of the Qualifications category 5.16% 1.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 0
Average daily rate £431 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £453 £415 £475
% change year-on-year
+9.03% -12.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £68.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +81.33%
CISM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
446 498 509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.58% 18.70% 16.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 241 254
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 62 42
Average hourly rate £42.57 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.21% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.74 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CISM across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

CISM
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CISM across the East of England region.

CISM Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

CISM
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISM across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

CISM Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

CISM
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CISM across the East of England region.

CISM Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

CISM
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 9 £400 - 4
Cambridgeshire +15 8 £438 +34.76%
Norfolk -4 3 £600 +60.00%
Essex - 2 £400 -
Bedfordshire -3 1 £500 -
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 38 (100.00%) CISSP
2 28 (73.68%) CISA
3 25 (65.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (63.16%) Information Security
5 14 (36.84%) Project Management
5 14 (36.84%) Security Operations
6 12 (31.58%) PMI Certification
6 12 (31.58%) PRINCE2
7 11 (28.95%) PMI
7 11 (28.95%) Security Management
7 11 (28.95%) Security Operations Centre
8 9 (23.68%) Finance
8 9 (23.68%) Information Security Management
8 9 (23.68%) ISMS
9 8 (21.05%) Data Protection
9 8 (21.05%) Management Information System
10 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (13.16%) Identity Access Management
11 5 (13.16%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (13.16%) Cryptography
11 5 (13.16%) Network Security
11 5 (13.16%) Firewall
11 5 (13.16%) Risk Management
11 5 (13.16%) Risk Assessment
11 5 (13.16%) Automotive
12 4 (10.53%) ITIL
12 4 (10.53%) Middleware
12 4 (10.53%) PKI
12 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
12 4 (10.53%) CEH

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Firewall
1 5 (13.16%) Network Security
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.63%) NetScreen
2 1 (2.63%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Automotive
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Security Manager
2 13 (34.21%) Project Manager
2 13 (34.21%) Security Project Manager
3 11 (28.95%) Analyst
3 11 (28.95%) Consultant
3 11 (28.95%) Security Analyst
3 11 (28.95%) Security Consultant
4 6 (15.79%) Business Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) IT Manager
4 6 (15.79%) IT Project Manager
4 6 (15.79%) IT Security Manager
4 6 (15.79%) IT Security Project Manager
5 5 (13.16%) IT Consultant
5 5 (13.16%) IT Security Consultant
6 4 (10.53%) Compliance Manager
6 4 (10.53%) IT Risk Manager
6 4 (10.53%) Project Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Project Assurance Manager
6 4 (10.53%) Risk Manager
6 4 (10.53%) Risk Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) Middleware
2 1 (2.63%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) PMI
1 11 (28.95%) Security Operations Centre
2 8 (21.05%) Management Information System
3 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (13.16%) Cryptography
5 4 (10.53%) PKI
5 4 (10.53%) Public Cloud
6 2 (5.26%) CESG
7 1 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (2.63%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
1 1 (2.63%) Unix
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) Information Security
2 14 (36.84%) Project Management
2 14 (36.84%) Security Operations
3 12 (31.58%) PRINCE2
4 11 (28.95%) Security Management
5 9 (23.68%) Information Security Management
5 9 (23.68%) ISMS
6 8 (21.05%) Data Protection
7 5 (13.16%) Identity Access Management
7 5 (13.16%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (13.16%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (13.16%) Risk Management
8 4 (10.53%) Business Analysis
8 4 (10.53%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 4 (10.53%) ITIL
8 4 (10.53%) Patch Management
8 4 (10.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 3 (7.89%) Security Architecture
9 3 (7.89%) Time Management
9 3 (7.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 38 (100.00%) CISSP
2 28 (73.68%) CISA
3 12 (31.58%) PMI Certification
4 4 (10.53%) CEH
5 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (7.89%) Degree
5 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.26%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (5.26%) GSEC
6 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (5.26%) SSCP
7 1 (2.63%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (2.63%) CCDE
7 1 (2.63%) CRISC
7 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.63%) PMP
7 1 (2.63%) RHCE
7 1 (2.63%) SANS
7 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (65.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.89%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Nessus
1 1 (2.63%) QRadar
1 1 (2.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) SAP
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Symantec
3 1 (2.63%) ArcSight
3 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco
3 1 (2.63%) Infor
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.63%) Sourcefire