The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 434 436 459
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +23
Contract jobs citing CISM 145 116 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.24% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.56% 1.35% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 68 60
Average daily rate
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£450 £499 £469
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.77% +6.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
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 England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9289 8569 9473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.55% 17.65% 17.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5318 4747 4955
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £545 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 395 448 588
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% -6.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.18 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in England

CISM
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CISM Daily Rate Trend in England

CISM
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISM across the England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

CISM Daily Rate Histogram in England

CISM
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

CISM Hourly Rate Trend in England

CISM
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
London +47 92 £450 -10.00% 21
South East -25 15 £450 -5.26% 6
North West -2 13 £475 +27.43% 7
East Midlands +20 11 £450 - 2
West Midlands - 7 £525 - 2
East of England -14 5 £550 - 3
South West - 2 £400 -
Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 6
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CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 285 (96.94%) CISSP
2 189 (64.29%) Information Security
3 107 (36.39%) CISA
4 92 (31.29%) Finance
5 91 (30.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 72 (24.49%) Risk Management
7 69 (23.47%) Management Information System
8 65 (22.11%) Degree
9 61 (20.75%) Security Management
10 52 (17.69%) Firewall
11 48 (16.33%) Security Architecture
12 42 (14.29%) UNIX
12 42 (14.29%) Windows
12 42 (14.29%) Banking
13 40 (13.61%) Risk Assessment
13 40 (13.61%) Information Security Management
14 38 (12.93%) TOGAF
14 38 (12.93%) ITIL
14 38 (12.93%) Microsoft
15 36 (12.24%) PCI DSS
16 33 (11.22%) Network Security
16 33 (11.22%) Data Protection
17 32 (10.88%) CRISC
18 30 (10.20%) Penetration Testing
19 29 (9.86%) COBIT
20 28 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
21 27 (9.18%) CheckPoint
22 26 (8.84%) Cisco Certification
23 24 (8.16%) Security Cleared
24 23 (7.82%) Computer Science

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 20 (6.80%) IIS
2 13 (4.42%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.40%) Joomla!
3 10 (3.40%) CMS
4 5 (1.70%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.02%) SAS
6 2 (0.68%) SAP Web AS
6 2 (0.68%) Apache
7 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.04%) MS Office
4 5 (1.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 52 (17.69%) Firewall
2 33 (11.22%) Network Security
3 20 (6.80%) TCP/IP
4 13 (4.42%) WAN
5 12 (4.08%) Internet
6 11 (3.74%) Intranet
7 10 (3.40%) LAN
8 8 (2.72%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (2.72%) VPN
9 7 (2.38%) Wireless
9 7 (2.38%) Reverse Proxy
10 6 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (1.70%) DMZ
12 3 (1.02%) SAN
12 3 (1.02%) DNS
13 2 (0.68%) Wireless Security
13 2 (0.68%) VLAN
13 2 (0.68%) DHCP
13 2 (0.68%) SSL
13 2 (0.68%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.38%) SQL Server
1 7 (2.38%) DB2
2 4 (1.36%) Relational Database
2 4 (1.36%) MongoDB
2 4 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (1.36%) NoSQL
2 4 (1.36%) MySQL
3 2 (0.68%) MS Access
4 1 (0.34%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.34%) Big Data
4 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Metasploit
1 1 (0.34%) QADirector
General
1 92 (31.29%) Finance
2 42 (14.29%) Banking
3 23 (7.82%) Financial Institution
4 16 (5.44%) Legal
4 16 (5.44%) Investment Banking
5 9 (3.06%) Retail
5 9 (3.06%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.72%) Publishing
7 5 (1.70%) Advertising
8 3 (1.02%) Private Banking
8 3 (1.02%) Military
9 2 (0.68%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.68%) French Language
9 2 (0.68%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.34%) International Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 69 (23.47%) Analyst
2 63 (21.43%) Consultant
3 60 (20.41%) Security Analyst
4 54 (18.37%) Security Consultant
5 48 (16.33%) Architect
6 41 (13.95%) Security Architect
7 25 (8.50%) Security Manager
8 21 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
8 21 (7.14%) Senior Security Analyst
9 20 (6.80%) Security Engineer
10 19 (6.46%) Information Analyst
10 19 (6.46%) Information Manager
10 19 (6.46%) Information Security Analyst
11 14 (4.76%) Security Specialist
12 13 (4.42%) Information Security Manager
13 12 (4.08%) Information Specialist
14 11 (3.74%) Information Security Consultant
14 11 (3.74%) Information Security Specialist
15 10 (3.40%) Risk Analyst
16 9 (3.06%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.38%) Middleware
1 7 (2.38%) XML
2 6 (2.04%) Web Services
3 5 (1.70%) Regular Expression
4 2 (0.68%) .NET
4 2 (0.68%) OLE
4 2 (0.68%) SAML
5 1 (0.34%) JSP
5 1 (0.34%) WAP
5 1 (0.34%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 69 (23.47%) Management Information System
2 23 (7.82%) Computer Science
3 17 (5.78%) Data Protection Act
4 13 (4.42%) Economics
5 12 (4.08%) E-Learning
6 10 (3.40%) CESG
7 8 (2.72%) CESG CLAS
8 7 (2.38%) CMDB
9 6 (2.04%) RMADS
10 5 (1.70%) Mobile Computing
11 4 (1.36%) Human Factors
11 4 (1.36%) SecurID
12 3 (1.02%) PKI
12 3 (1.02%) SCADA
13 2 (0.68%) Smart Meter
13 2 (0.68%) Learning Management System
13 2 (0.68%) Cryptography
13 2 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 1 (0.34%) NHS
14 1 (0.34%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 42 (14.29%) UNIX
1 42 (14.29%) Windows
2 20 (6.80%) Linux
3 10 (3.40%) VMS
4 6 (2.04%) Solaris
5 4 (1.36%) AIX
6 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.34%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (64.29%) Information Security
2 72 (24.49%) Risk Management
3 61 (20.75%) Security Management
4 48 (16.33%) Security Architecture
5 40 (13.61%) Risk Assessment
5 40 (13.61%) Information Security Management
6 38 (12.93%) TOGAF
6 38 (12.93%) ITIL
7 33 (11.22%) Data Protection
8 30 (10.20%) Penetration Testing
9 28 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 23 (7.82%) SIEM
10 23 (7.82%) Vulnerability Management
10 23 (7.82%) Cyber Security
11 22 (7.48%) SABSA
12 17 (5.78%) Business Continuity
13 16 (5.44%) Zachman Framework
14 15 (5.10%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 15 (5.10%) PRINCE2
14 15 (5.10%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 13 (4.42%) C
2 7 (2.38%) SQL
3 1 (0.34%) Java
3 1 (0.34%) Perl
3 1 (0.34%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 285 (96.94%) CISSP
2 107 (36.39%) CISA
3 65 (22.11%) Degree
4 32 (10.88%) CRISC
5 26 (8.84%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (8.16%) Security Cleared
7 20 (6.80%) CCSA
8 18 (6.12%) GIAC
9 17 (5.78%) CCNA
10 16 (5.44%) CEH
11 15 (5.10%) SC Cleared
12 10 (3.40%) ISACA
12 10 (3.40%) CCNP
12 10 (3.40%) JNCIA
13 9 (3.06%) ISSAP
14 7 (2.38%) QiCA
14 7 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (2.38%) MCSE
15 6 (2.04%) CGEIT
15 6 (2.04%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (30.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (12.24%) PCI DSS
3 29 (9.86%) COBIT
4 18 (6.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (3.06%) QA
6 4 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 2 (0.68%) JSP 440
7 2 (0.68%) BS25999
7 2 (0.68%) COSO
8 1 (0.34%) SLA
8 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.34%) GPG13
System Software
1 23 (7.82%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.02%) RACF
4 1 (0.34%) Snort
4 1 (0.34%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.34%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.34%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (2.72%) Tivoli
2 5 (1.70%) Puppet
2 5 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.02%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (0.68%) OpenView
5 1 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.34%) WebInspect
5 1 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 38 (12.93%) Microsoft
2 27 (9.18%) CheckPoint
3 20 (6.80%) Cisco
4 15 (5.10%) HP
5 13 (4.42%) Oracle
5 13 (4.42%) Cyber-Ark
6 12 (4.08%) SAP
7 10 (3.40%) Qualys
7 10 (3.40%) Juniper
8 9 (3.06%) ArcSight
9 8 (2.72%) Gemalto
9 8 (2.72%) VMware
10 7 (2.38%) BMC
10 7 (2.38%) Tufin
10 7 (2.38%) Fortinet
11 5 (1.70%) McAfee
12 4 (1.36%) TippingPoint
12 4 (1.36%) F5
12 4 (1.36%) IBM
13 3 (1.02%) Citrix
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Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day 3 Months
Posted: 22 hours ago
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JM
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Posted: 22 hours ago
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Interquest - IQ ERP
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Ifftner Solutions
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City, London
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TEKsystems
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
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Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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Experis Ltd
Rate: £1 per day + Market Rate
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London
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London
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Rate: £475 - £500 per day
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