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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 538 571 583
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +12
Contract jobs citing ISMS 57 48 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.095% 0.085%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 33 27
Median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £350 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £730 £512 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - -
ISMS
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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
38173 41342 39811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.79% 81.45% 77.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 25638 27209 26333
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 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1000 1236 1136
Median hourly rate £29.00 £31.44 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.76% +31.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +24 16 £474 +5.41%
Yorkshire - 12 £715 -
West Midlands - 10 £500 -
London -4 9 £500 +25.00% 5
South West +18 8 £363 -30.95% 1
East of England +4 1 - - 1
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ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 96 (79.34%) Information Security
2 85 (70.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 77 (63.64%) Security Management
4 71 (58.68%) Management Information System
5 68 (56.20%) Information Security Management
6 67 (55.37%) CISSP
7 55 (45.45%) Risk Management
8 41 (33.88%) CISM
9 37 (30.58%) PCI DSS
9 37 (30.58%) Cybersecurity
10 34 (28.10%) Security Cleared
10 34 (28.10%) Data Protection
11 31 (25.62%) Information Assurance
12 27 (22.31%) SC Cleared
13 26 (21.49%) ITIL
14 24 (19.83%) Penetration Testing
14 24 (19.83%) CESG
15 23 (19.01%) CISA
16 20 (16.53%) Microsoft
17 19 (15.70%) Cisco
17 19 (15.70%) CESG Certified Professional
18 18 (14.88%) Incident Management
19 17 (14.05%) RMADS
19 17 (14.05%) Risk Assessment
20 16 (13.22%) Business Continuity
20 16 (13.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
21 15 (12.40%) IPsec
21 15 (12.40%) Cryptography
22 14 (11.57%) Cisco Certification
22 14 (11.57%) Patch Management

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 7 (5.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.83%) IIS
2 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (9.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS Office
2 1 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.65%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.40%) IPsec
2 12 (9.92%) Internet
3 11 (9.09%) Network Security
4 8 (6.61%) SMTP
5 7 (5.79%) Firewall
5 7 (5.79%) FTP
5 7 (5.79%) SSH
6 5 (4.13%) Cisco ISE
7 4 (3.31%) Wireless
8 3 (2.48%) LAN
8 3 (2.48%) PABX
8 3 (2.48%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.48%) WAN
9 2 (1.65%) NAS
9 2 (1.65%) SAN
10 1 (0.83%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Redmine
General
1 13 (10.74%) Legal
2 10 (8.26%) Finance
3 8 (6.61%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.13%) Law
5 2 (1.65%) Electronics
5 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.65%) Marketing
6 1 (0.83%) French Language
6 1 (0.83%) German Language
6 1 (0.83%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.83%) Publishing
6 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (30.58%) Security Manager
2 24 (19.83%) Information Manager
3 23 (19.01%) Analyst
3 23 (19.01%) Security Analyst
4 22 (18.18%) Information Security Manager
5 17 (14.05%) Information Analyst
5 17 (14.05%) Information Security Analyst
6 16 (13.22%) Consultant
7 13 (10.74%) Security Consultant
8 11 (9.09%) Security Assurance Manager
9 10 (8.26%) Security Advisor
10 7 (5.79%) Information Assurance Leader
11 6 (4.96%) Compliance Manager
12 5 (4.13%) IT Analyst
12 5 (4.13%) IT Security Analyst
12 5 (4.13%) Security Officer
13 4 (3.31%) Information Security Project Manager
13 4 (3.31%) Project Manager
13 4 (3.31%) Security Project Manager
13 4 (3.31%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.83%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 71 (58.68%) Management Information System
2 24 (19.83%) CESG
3 15 (12.40%) Cryptography
4 14 (11.57%) Data Protection Act
5 8 (6.61%) Client/Server
6 7 (5.79%) Freedom of Information
7 5 (4.13%) BYOD
8 4 (3.31%) Data Centre
9 3 (2.48%) NHS
9 3 (2.48%) PKI
10 2 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.65%) EMC VMAX
10 2 (1.65%) EMC VNX
10 2 (1.65%) Fintech
10 2 (1.65%) Smart Energy
10 2 (1.65%) Smart Meter
10 2 (1.65%) VCE vBlock
11 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.83%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.83%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.92%) Unix
1 12 (9.92%) Windows
2 7 (5.79%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (79.34%) Information Security
2 77 (63.64%) Security Management
3 68 (56.20%) Information Security Management
4 55 (45.45%) Risk Management
5 37 (30.58%) Cybersecurity
6 34 (28.10%) Data Protection
7 31 (25.62%) Information Assurance
8 26 (21.49%) ITIL
9 24 (19.83%) Penetration Testing
10 18 (14.88%) Incident Management
11 17 (14.05%) Risk Assessment
12 16 (13.22%) Business Continuity
13 14 (11.57%) Patch Management
14 13 (10.74%) Ethical Hacking
15 11 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (9.09%) SIEM
16 9 (7.44%) Security Architecture
16 9 (7.44%) Security Operations
16 9 (7.44%) Stakeholder Management
17 8 (6.61%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.83%) SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (55.37%) CISSP
2 41 (33.88%) CISM
3 34 (28.10%) Security Cleared
4 27 (22.31%) SC Cleared
5 23 (19.01%) CISA
6 19 (15.70%) CESG Certified Professional
7 14 (11.57%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (9.92%) CEH
8 12 (9.92%) Degree
9 10 (8.26%) CCNP
9 10 (8.26%) CCSP
10 9 (7.44%) CCDP
11 7 (5.79%) CRISC
12 6 (4.96%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (4.13%) GSEC
14 4 (3.31%) CCNA
14 4 (3.31%) DV Cleared
15 3 (2.48%) ISACA
15 3 (2.48%) ISEB
16 2 (1.65%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (70.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 37 (30.58%) PCI DSS
3 17 (14.05%) RMADS
4 16 (13.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 10 (8.26%) JSP 440
6 8 (6.61%) COBIT
7 4 (3.31%) GPG13
8 3 (2.48%) ISO27002
9 2 (1.65%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.83%) Government Security Classifications
10 1 (0.83%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (8.26%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.79%) Sendmail
3 5 (4.13%) BitLocker
4 2 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.65%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (1.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.83%) Kibana
2 1 (0.83%) logstash
Vendors
1 20 (16.53%) Microsoft
2 19 (15.70%) Cisco
3 12 (9.92%) Citrix
4 9 (7.44%) CheckPoint
4 9 (7.44%) Oracle
5 5 (4.13%) Fortinet
6 3 (2.48%) VMware
7 2 (1.65%) Arqiva
7 2 (1.65%) EMC
7 2 (1.65%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.65%) SAP
7 2 (1.65%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.83%) BMC
8 1 (0.83%) Remedy
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Lennon Wright
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