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 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 547 580 596
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +16
Contract jobs citing ISMS 72 38 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.075% 0.033%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.094% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 15 9
Median daily rate £474 £435 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.02% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £326 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £550 £660
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £473 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £24.23 - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.23 - £15.00
ISMS
UK

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
40110 40514 38511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.41% 79.68% 78.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 26974 26588 24639
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £578 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 915 1082 1144
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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 25 June 2016.

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 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +15 22 £475 -7.31% 5
London +16 15 £448 +2.87% 1
East of England +26 11 £438 - 2
South West +11 8 £500 - 2
West Midlands -13 7 £675 +56.06% 2
North West -13 5 £425 +25.46% 6
Yorkshire - 2 - - 3
East Midlands - 2 £431 - 1
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ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 87 (76.32%) Information Security
2 67 (58.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 61 (53.51%) CISSP
4 60 (52.63%) Security Management
5 56 (49.12%) Information Security Management
6 50 (43.86%) Management Information System
7 32 (28.07%) CISM
7 32 (28.07%) Security Cleared
8 28 (24.56%) Information Assurance
8 28 (24.56%) Risk Management
9 27 (23.68%) SC Cleared
10 23 (20.18%) CESG
10 23 (20.18%) Vulnerability Management
10 23 (20.18%) CESG Certified Professional
11 21 (18.42%) Microsoft
12 20 (17.54%) Windows
13 19 (16.67%) RMADS
14 17 (14.91%) CISA
14 17 (14.91%) Active Directory
14 17 (14.91%) Cryptography
15 16 (14.04%) ITIL
15 16 (14.04%) Internet
15 16 (14.04%) PCI DSS
15 16 (14.04%) Cybersecurity
15 16 (14.04%) Security Operations
16 15 (13.16%) Project Management
16 15 (13.16%) Citrix
16 15 (13.16%) Unix
16 15 (13.16%) Risk Assessment
17 14 (12.28%) IPsec

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 11 (9.65%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.39%) IIS
2 5 (4.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (11.40%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.89%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.39%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.63%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.39%) Mimecast
2 2 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.04%) Internet
2 14 (12.28%) IPsec
3 13 (11.40%) Firewall
4 11 (9.65%) FTP
4 11 (9.65%) SMTP
4 11 (9.65%) SSH
5 4 (3.51%) VPN
6 3 (2.63%) Intranet
6 3 (2.63%) Wireless
7 2 (1.75%) LAN
7 2 (1.75%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.75%) WAN
8 1 (0.88%) DNS
8 1 (0.88%) Network Security
8 1 (0.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.88%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) AppScan
1 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (12.28%) Finance
2 10 (8.77%) Legal
3 4 (3.51%) Law
4 2 (1.75%) Banking
4 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.88%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.88%) French Language
5 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (23.68%) Security Manager
2 24 (21.05%) Analyst
2 24 (21.05%) Consultant
3 23 (20.18%) Security Analyst
4 22 (19.30%) Project Manager
5 21 (18.42%) Security Project Manager
6 19 (16.67%) Security Consultant
7 13 (11.40%) Information Security Consultant
8 12 (10.53%) Security Advisor
9 10 (8.77%) Business Analyst
10 9 (7.89%) Information Analyst
10 9 (7.89%) Information Manager
10 9 (7.89%) Information Security Analyst
10 9 (7.89%) Information Security Manager
11 8 (7.02%) Compliance Manager
12 7 (6.14%) IT Manager
12 7 (6.14%) IT Project Manager
12 7 (6.14%) IT Security Manager
12 7 (6.14%) IT Security Project Manager
12 7 (6.14%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 50 (43.86%) Management Information System
2 23 (20.18%) CESG
3 17 (14.91%) Cryptography
4 13 (11.40%) Security Operations Centre
5 11 (9.65%) Client/Server
6 7 (6.14%) PMI
7 4 (3.51%) VCE vBlock
8 3 (2.63%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (2.63%) Fintech
9 2 (1.75%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.75%) PKI
9 2 (1.75%) Smart Energy
9 2 (1.75%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.88%) CESG CLAS
10 1 (0.88%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (0.88%) Mobile Computing
10 1 (0.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.54%) Windows
2 15 (13.16%) Unix
3 11 (9.65%) Windows Vista
4 7 (6.14%) Windows Server
5 6 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 6 (5.26%) Windows 8
5 6 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.88%) CentOS
7 1 (0.88%) Linux
7 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (76.32%) Information Security
2 60 (52.63%) Security Management
3 56 (49.12%) Information Security Management
4 28 (24.56%) Information Assurance
4 28 (24.56%) Risk Management
5 23 (20.18%) Vulnerability Management
6 16 (14.04%) Cybersecurity
6 16 (14.04%) ITIL
6 16 (14.04%) Security Operations
7 15 (13.16%) Project Management
7 15 (13.16%) Risk Assessment
8 14 (12.28%) Change Control
8 14 (12.28%) Patch Management
8 14 (12.28%) Penetration Testing
9 12 (10.53%) Security Architecture
9 12 (10.53%) SIEM
10 11 (9.65%) Ethical Hacking
10 11 (9.65%) OWASP
10 11 (9.65%) PRINCE2
11 9 (7.89%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.39%) C
2 2 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (53.51%) CISSP
2 32 (28.07%) CISM
2 32 (28.07%) Security Cleared
3 27 (23.68%) SC Cleared
4 23 (20.18%) CESG Certified Professional
5 17 (14.91%) CISA
6 13 (11.40%) Degree
7 11 (9.65%) CEH
8 7 (6.14%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (6.14%) PMI Certification
8 7 (6.14%) SANS
8 7 (6.14%) SSCP
9 6 (5.26%) CRISC
9 6 (5.26%) DV Cleared
10 5 (4.39%) CCSP
10 5 (4.39%) CLAS
10 5 (4.39%) IISP
10 5 (4.39%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (3.51%) CCDP
11 4 (3.51%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (58.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (16.67%) RMADS
3 16 (14.04%) PCI DSS
4 11 (9.65%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 5 (4.39%) GPG13
5 5 (4.39%) SLA
6 3 (2.63%) HMG Infosec
7 2 (1.75%) ISO27002
7 2 (1.75%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.88%) ISO27005
8 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 17 (14.91%) Active Directory
2 11 (9.65%) Sendmail
3 6 (5.26%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.39%) SCCM
1 5 (4.39%) WSUS
2 1 (0.88%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (0.88%) Consul
2 1 (0.88%) Grafana
2 1 (0.88%) Puppet
2 1 (0.88%) SELinux
2 1 (0.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.16%) Citrix
3 11 (9.65%) Oracle
4 9 (7.89%) Cisco
5 7 (6.14%) Qualys
6 6 (5.26%) Splunk
7 5 (4.39%) BMC
7 5 (4.39%) CheckPoint
7 5 (4.39%) Remedy
8 2 (1.75%) ION Trading
8 2 (1.75%) VMware
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