The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 66 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Contract jobs citing CISM 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.47% 0.068% -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.48% 0.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £66.56 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
+33.12% -

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

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
115 150 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.63% 10.24% 9.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 67 66
Median daily rate £400 £366 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% -2.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £249 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £528 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+4.03% +0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 6
Median hourly rate £52.00 £15.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+240.98% -49.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.69 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.41% +84.44%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing CISM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

CISM
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

CISM Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CISM 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for CISM.

1 8 (100.00%) CISSP
2 4 (50.00%) CEH
2 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (37.50%) QRadar
3 3 (37.50%) Big Data
3 3 (37.50%) Security Operations
3 3 (37.50%) Threat Detection
3 3 (37.50%) Splunk
3 3 (37.50%) SIEM
3 3 (37.50%) Use Case
3 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) GIAC
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) Process Management
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Perl
3 3 (37.50%) VBA
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Data Security
4 2 (25.00%) Security Management

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Big Data
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Consultant
1 5 (62.50%) Security Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) IT Manager
2 4 (50.00%) IT Security Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Security Manager
3 3 (37.50%) SIEM Consultant
3 3 (37.50%) Splunk Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) IT Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) IT Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (37.50%) Process Management
2 3 (37.50%) Security Operations
2 3 (37.50%) SIEM
2 3 (37.50%) Threat Detection
2 3 (37.50%) Use Case
3 2 (25.00%) Data Security
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Security Management
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Perl
1 3 (37.50%) Python
1 3 (37.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CISSP
2 4 (50.00%) CEH
3 3 (37.50%) GIAC
4 1 (12.50%) CREST Certified
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) MCSE
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (25.00%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) QRadar
2 1 (12.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Splunk
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco