The table below looks at the statistics for ISMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISMS over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
UK / England
Rank 523 562 568
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +6
Contract jobs citing ISMS 51 28 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.061% 0.063%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.075% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 19 15
Median daily rate £525 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £375 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £730 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
34196 37462 36478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.46% 82.05% 78.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 22819 24555 24009
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 847 1090 988
Median hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.73 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

ISMS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing ISMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ISMS Jobs Demand Trend in England

ISMS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ISMS Daily Rate Trend in England

ISMS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISMS across the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

ISMS Daily Rate Histogram in England

ISMS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

ISMS Hourly Rate Trend in England

ISMS
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISMS within the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +22 19 £500 +11.11%
Yorkshire - 12 £715 - 1
London -5 8 £550 +4.76% 9
West Midlands - 7 £500 - 1
South West +21 4 £373 -29.04% 1
East of England -2 1 - -
ISMS
UK

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ISMS 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 England region with a requirement for ISMS.

1 84 (81.55%) Information Security
2 72 (69.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 67 (65.05%) Security Management
4 62 (60.19%) Management Information System
5 61 (59.22%) CISSP
6 60 (58.25%) Information Security Management
7 50 (48.54%) Risk Management
8 37 (35.92%) CISM
9 34 (33.01%) PCI DSS
9 34 (33.01%) Security Cleared
10 31 (30.10%) Information Assurance
10 31 (30.10%) Cybersecurity
11 30 (29.13%) SC Cleared
12 29 (28.16%) Data Protection
13 23 (22.33%) CESG
14 19 (18.45%) CISA
15 18 (17.48%) ITIL
15 18 (17.48%) CESG Certified Professional
16 17 (16.50%) Risk Assessment
17 16 (15.53%) Incident Management
17 16 (15.53%) Cisco
17 16 (15.53%) RMADS
18 15 (14.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
19 14 (13.59%) Cryptography
19 14 (13.59%) Business Continuity
19 14 (13.59%) Microsoft
19 14 (13.59%) IPsec
20 13 (12.62%) Legal
21 12 (11.65%) Penetration Testing
21 12 (11.65%) Cisco Certification

ISMS
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 5 (4.85%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.94%) IIS
3 1 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (4.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.94%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.59%) IPsec
2 9 (8.74%) Network Security
3 6 (5.83%) Firewall
3 6 (5.83%) SMTP
3 6 (5.83%) Wireless
4 5 (4.85%) Cisco ISE
4 5 (4.85%) Internet
5 4 (3.88%) FTP
5 4 (3.88%) SSH
6 3 (2.91%) PABX
7 2 (1.94%) NAS
7 2 (1.94%) SAN
8 1 (0.97%) LAN
8 1 (0.97%) PBX
8 1 (0.97%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.97%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Redmine
General
1 13 (12.62%) Legal
2 7 (6.80%) Finance
3 6 (5.83%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.85%) Law
5 2 (1.94%) Electronics
5 2 (1.94%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.94%) Marketing
6 1 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.97%) Publishing
6 1 (0.97%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (31.07%) Security Manager
2 23 (22.33%) Information Manager
3 21 (20.39%) Analyst
3 21 (20.39%) Information Security Manager
4 20 (19.42%) Security Analyst
5 15 (14.56%) Information Analyst
5 15 (14.56%) Information Security Analyst
6 12 (11.65%) Consultant
6 12 (11.65%) Security Advisor
7 11 (10.68%) Security Assurance Manager
7 11 (10.68%) Security Consultant
8 4 (3.88%) Compliance Manager
8 4 (3.88%) Information Assurance Leader
8 4 (3.88%) Information Security Project Manager
8 4 (3.88%) Project Manager
8 4 (3.88%) Security Officer
8 4 (3.88%) Security Project Manager
9 3 (2.91%) Data Compliance Manager
9 3 (2.91%) IT Analyst
9 3 (2.91%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.97%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 62 (60.19%) Management Information System
2 23 (22.33%) CESG
3 14 (13.59%) Cryptography
4 9 (8.74%) Data Protection Act
5 7 (6.80%) Freedom of Information
6 6 (5.83%) Client/Server
7 5 (4.85%) BYOD
8 4 (3.88%) Data Centre
9 3 (2.91%) NHS
10 2 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.94%) EMC VMAX
10 2 (1.94%) EMC VNX
10 2 (1.94%) PKI
10 2 (1.94%) Smart Energy
10 2 (1.94%) Smart Meter
10 2 (1.94%) VCE vBlock
11 1 (0.97%) CESG CLAS
11 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.97%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.97%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.71%) Windows
2 7 (6.80%) Unix
3 5 (4.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (81.55%) Information Security
2 67 (65.05%) Security Management
3 60 (58.25%) Information Security Management
4 50 (48.54%) Risk Management
5 31 (30.10%) Cybersecurity
5 31 (30.10%) Information Assurance
6 29 (28.16%) Data Protection
7 18 (17.48%) ITIL
8 17 (16.50%) Risk Assessment
9 16 (15.53%) Incident Management
10 14 (13.59%) Business Continuity
11 12 (11.65%) Penetration Testing
12 9 (8.74%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (7.77%) Data Privacy
13 8 (7.77%) SIEM
14 7 (6.80%) Kalman Filter
14 7 (6.80%) PRINCE2
14 7 (6.80%) Security Operations
14 7 (6.80%) Stakeholder Management
15 6 (5.83%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.97%) SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (59.22%) CISSP
2 37 (35.92%) CISM
3 34 (33.01%) Security Cleared
4 30 (29.13%) SC Cleared
5 19 (18.45%) CISA
6 18 (17.48%) CESG Certified Professional
7 12 (11.65%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (10.68%) Degree
9 10 (9.71%) CCNP
9 10 (9.71%) CCSP
10 9 (8.74%) CCDP
11 8 (7.77%) DV Cleared
12 7 (6.80%) CEH
13 5 (4.85%) GSEC
14 4 (3.88%) CRISC
15 3 (2.91%) ISEB
16 2 (1.94%) CCNA
16 2 (1.94%) CISMP
16 2 (1.94%) ISACA
16 2 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (69.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (33.01%) PCI DSS
3 16 (15.53%) RMADS
4 15 (14.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 10 (9.71%) JSP 440
6 7 (6.80%) COBIT
7 4 (3.88%) QA
8 3 (2.91%) GPG13
9 2 (1.94%) Disclosure Scotland
9 2 (1.94%) FedRAMP
9 2 (1.94%) GDPR
9 2 (1.94%) HIPAA
9 2 (1.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.97%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.97%) Government Security Classifications
10 1 (0.97%) ISO27002
System Software
1 6 (5.83%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.85%) BitLocker
3 4 (3.88%) Sendmail
4 2 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.94%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (1.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.97%) Kibana
2 1 (0.97%) logstash
Vendors
1 16 (15.53%) Cisco
2 14 (13.59%) Microsoft
3 9 (8.74%) CheckPoint
4 7 (6.80%) Oracle
5 6 (5.83%) Citrix
6 5 (4.85%) Fortinet
7 2 (1.94%) EMC
7 2 (1.94%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.94%) SAP
7 2 (1.94%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.94%) VMware
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day + Negotiable & some remote
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