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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 69 66 55
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Contract jobs citing CISM 6 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.50% 0.54% 1.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.88% 5.17% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £429 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.55% +7.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50
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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
102 116 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.56% 10.42% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 50 48
Average daily rate £368 £375 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +27.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £300 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £412 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 3
Average hourly rate £14.14 £18.13 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.01% -54.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -28.57%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CISM across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (100.00%) CISSP
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) CISA
3 2 (33.33%) Legal
3 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (33.33%) Programme Management

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Information Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Communications Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 2 (33.33%) Time Management
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
2 2 (33.33%) CISA