The table below looks at the statistics for ISMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISMS over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 518 510 476
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -34
Contract jobs citing ISMS 38 20 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.045% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.060% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 15
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£385 £360 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% -16.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £272 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £473 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £289 £245
% change year-on-year
+25.43% +17.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
34844 33254 29955
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 75.43% 74.76% 72.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 22736 20646 18101
Average daily rate £425 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 929 1059 1253
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -12.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

ISMS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISMS across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISMS within the England region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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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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 +13 20 £385 -14.44% 5
South East -12 13 £413 - 2
East of England -1 2 £400 +17.21%
North West -6 1 £305 +12.96% 1
South West - 1 £650 -
East Midlands - 1 £300 -
Midlands - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
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ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ISMS 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 ISMS.

1 79 (81.44%) Information Security
2 61 (62.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 46 (47.42%) Security Management
4 45 (46.39%) CISSP
5 40 (41.24%) Information Security Management
6 36 (37.11%) Management Information System
7 35 (36.08%) Risk Management
8 27 (27.84%) Firewall
9 26 (26.80%) ITIL
9 26 (26.80%) Penetration Testing
10 25 (25.77%) Security Cleared
11 22 (22.68%) Information Assurance
12 20 (20.62%) SC Cleared
13 19 (19.59%) DNS
13 19 (19.59%) Incident Management
13 19 (19.59%) Data Protection
14 18 (18.56%) Data Protection Act
14 18 (18.56%) Vulnerability Management
15 17 (17.53%) TCP/IP
15 17 (17.53%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (16.49%) Microsoft
16 16 (16.49%) CESG
16 16 (16.49%) PKI
17 15 (15.46%) CISM
18 14 (14.43%) PCI DSS
19 13 (13.40%) Network Security
19 13 (13.40%) Active Directory
19 13 (13.40%) Intrusion Detection
20 12 (12.37%) Legal
20 12 (12.37%) Cryptography

ISMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ISMS 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 ISMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.06%) Apache
1 2 (2.06%) Tomcat
1 2 (2.06%) nginx
2 1 (1.03%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (6.19%) MS Office
1 6 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (8.25%) assyst
2 1 (1.03%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (27.84%) Firewall
2 19 (19.59%) DNS
3 17 (17.53%) TCP/IP
4 13 (13.40%) Intrusion Detection
4 13 (13.40%) Network Security
5 12 (12.37%) DHCP
6 10 (10.31%) LDAP
6 10 (10.31%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (9.28%) VPN
7 9 (9.28%) Intranet
8 8 (8.25%) Internet
9 7 (7.22%) MPLS
9 7 (7.22%) OSPF
9 7 (7.22%) BGP
9 7 (7.22%) VLAN
9 7 (7.22%) IPsec
9 7 (7.22%) HTTPS
9 7 (7.22%) WAN
9 7 (7.22%) HTTP
9 7 (7.22%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.06%) MySQL
1 2 (2.06%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.06%) EDRMS
1 2 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.03%) Big Data
General
1 12 (12.37%) Legal
2 10 (10.31%) Telecoms
3 9 (9.28%) Finance
3 9 (9.28%) Law
4 3 (3.09%) Local Government
5 2 (2.06%) Retail
5 2 (2.06%) Publishing
6 1 (1.03%) Banking
6 1 (1.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (27.84%) Consultant
1 27 (27.84%) Security Consultant
2 20 (20.62%) Analyst
3 18 (18.56%) Security Analyst
4 16 (16.49%) Security Manager
5 13 (13.40%) Information Security Analyst
5 13 (13.40%) Information Analyst
6 11 (11.34%) Information Specialist
7 9 (9.28%) Security Specialist
8 8 (8.25%) Product Analyst
8 8 (8.25%) Information Manager
8 8 (8.25%) Product Specialist
8 8 (8.25%) Information Security Manager
8 8 (8.25%) Information Security Specialist
9 7 (7.22%) Network Support
10 6 (6.19%) Architect
10 6 (6.19%) Security Architect
11 5 (5.15%) Infrastructure Designer
11 5 (5.15%) Security Officer
11 5 (5.15%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 36 (37.11%) Management Information System
2 18 (18.56%) Data Protection Act
3 17 (17.53%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (16.49%) PKI
4 16 (16.49%) CESG
5 12 (12.37%) Cryptography
6 11 (11.34%) RMADS
6 11 (11.34%) Smart Meter
7 10 (10.31%) CESG CLAS
8 8 (8.25%) Computer Science
9 7 (7.22%) Freedom of Information
9 7 (7.22%) Freedom of Information Act
10 6 (6.19%) Mathematics
11 2 (2.06%) Statistics
12 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.31%) Windows
2 9 (9.28%) Linux
3 2 (2.06%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.06%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (81.44%) Information Security
2 46 (47.42%) Security Management
3 40 (41.24%) Information Security Management
4 35 (36.08%) Risk Management
5 26 (26.80%) ITIL
5 26 (26.80%) Penetration Testing
6 22 (22.68%) Information Assurance
7 19 (19.59%) Data Protection
7 19 (19.59%) Incident Management
8 18 (18.56%) Vulnerability Management
9 11 (11.34%) Cyber Security
9 11 (11.34%) Information Management
9 11 (11.34%) Technical Architecture
9 11 (11.34%) Change Management
9 11 (11.34%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (10.31%) Service Delivery
11 9 (9.28%) Business Continuity
11 9 (9.28%) Security Architecture
11 9 (9.28%) Security Testing
11 9 (9.28%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.06%) Perl
1 2 (2.06%) Ruby
1 2 (2.06%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 45 (46.39%) CISSP
2 25 (25.77%) Security Cleared
3 20 (20.62%) SC Cleared
4 15 (15.46%) CISM
5 9 (9.28%) Degree
6 8 (8.25%) GIAC
6 8 (8.25%) CEH
6 8 (8.25%) MCSE
6 8 (8.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (7.22%) CISA
8 6 (6.19%) CRISC
9 3 (3.09%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (2.06%) Postgraduate
10 2 (2.06%) CCNA
10 2 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.03%) SSCP
11 1 (1.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (62.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (14.43%) PCI DSS
3 12 (12.37%) SLA
4 4 (4.12%) ISO 9001
5 2 (2.06%) TickIT
5 2 (2.06%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 13 (13.40%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.06%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 16 (16.49%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.34%) Cisco
3 10 (10.31%) Juniper
4 7 (7.22%) Blue Coat
5 2 (2.06%) Citrix
5 2 (2.06%) Websense
5 2 (2.06%) Apple
6 1 (1.03%) Sophos
6 1 (1.03%) Hitachi
6 1 (1.03%) Lotus
6 1 (1.03%) SAP
6 1 (1.03%) HP
6 1 (1.03%) EMC
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