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 1 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 136 142 122
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -20
Contract jobs citing CISM 9 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.30% 0.068% 0.088%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.67% 0.41% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
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£363 £300 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
540 491 439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.07% 16.63% 19.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 262 197
Average daily rate £363 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £170 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 30 46
Average hourly rate £20.94 £30.00 £23.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.21% +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.10 £43.25 £41.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 2015. 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
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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
Essex -7 4 £363 +20.83%
Norfolk - 3 £475 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £275 - 1
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England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 16 (88.89%) CISSP
2 14 (77.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (72.22%) Information Security
3 13 (72.22%) Firewall
4 10 (55.56%) CISA
5 8 (44.44%) Finance
5 8 (44.44%) PCI DSS
6 7 (38.89%) SIEM
6 7 (38.89%) Windows
7 5 (27.78%) Cisco
7 5 (27.78%) Cyber-Ark
8 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
8 4 (22.22%) Network Security
9 3 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (16.67%) Publishing
9 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
9 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
9 3 (16.67%) UNIX
10 2 (11.11%) McAfee
10 2 (11.11%) Sophos
10 2 (11.11%) Websense
10 2 (11.11%) SSCP
10 2 (11.11%) Information Security Management
10 2 (11.11%) Data Security
10 2 (11.11%) Security Management
10 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
10 2 (11.11%) Wireless
10 2 (11.11%) Linux
10 2 (11.11%) Apache
10 2 (11.11%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 2 (11.11%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) Firewall
2 4 (22.22%) Network Security
3 2 (11.11%) Wireless
3 2 (11.11%) LAN
3 2 (11.11%) WAN
3 2 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (5.56%) DNS
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Publishing
3 2 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Information Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) IT Security Officer
3 4 (22.22%) Security Officer
4 2 (11.11%) Security Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Security Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Security Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Information Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) IT Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) IT Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) UNIX
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) VMS
4 1 (5.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Information Security
2 7 (38.89%) SIEM
3 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 3 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) Information Security Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Security
5 2 (11.11%) Security Management
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (88.89%) CISSP
2 10 (55.56%) CISA
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (11.11%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (77.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (44.44%) PCI DSS
3 2 (11.11%) COBIT
4 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Nessus
1 2 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco
1 5 (27.78%) Cyber-Ark
2 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 2 (11.11%) LogRhythm
3 2 (11.11%) McAfee
3 2 (11.11%) Sophos
3 2 (11.11%) Websense
3 2 (11.11%) Sourcefire
3 2 (11.11%) Qualys
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) Symantec