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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 69 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CISM 5 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.50% - 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.55% - 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.50 - £47.50
CISM
Scotland

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
141 189 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.02% 11.16% 8.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 93 52
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £483 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Median hourly rate £25.00 £14.00 £14.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -0.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.00%

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 1 October 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) CISSP
1 9 (100.00%) SIEM
2 8 (88.89%) Splunk
2 8 (88.89%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) PKI
3 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 6 (66.67%) Network Security
4 5 (55.56%) PCI DSS
4 5 (55.56%) Qualys
4 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (55.56%) Threat Management
4 5 (55.56%) Planning and Forecasting
4 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (55.56%) COBIT
4 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (55.56%) Information Security
4 5 (55.56%) Unix
4 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 5 (55.56%) Security Management
4 5 (55.56%) Symantec
4 5 (55.56%) Intel Security
4 5 (55.56%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
5 4 (44.44%) Security Operations
5 4 (44.44%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (33.33%) Threat Detection
6 3 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (33.33%) QRadar

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Network Security
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Consultant
1 9 (100.00%) Security Consultant
2 8 (88.89%) SIEM Consultant
3 5 (55.56%) CISSP Consultant
4 3 (33.33%) Splunk Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Security Management Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 6 (66.67%) PKI
2 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
3 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Unix
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) SIEM
2 8 (88.89%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (55.56%) Information Security
3 5 (55.56%) Planning and Forecasting
3 5 (55.56%) Security Management
3 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (55.56%) Threat Management
3 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (44.44%) Security Operations
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (33.33%) Process Management
5 3 (33.33%) Threat Detection
5 3 (33.33%) Use Case
6 1 (11.11%) Compliance Management
6 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Perl
1 3 (33.33%) Python
1 3 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (33.33%) CEH
2 3 (33.33%) GIAC
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) CISA
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) MCP
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) COBIT
1 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (55.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (11.11%) RACF
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (33.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Splunk
2 5 (55.56%) Intel Security
2 5 (55.56%) Qualys
2 5 (55.56%) Symantec