The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 297 308 379
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +71
Contract jobs citing CISM 118 114 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.50% 0.48% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.25% 3.08% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 89 36
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£500 £450 £489
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £375 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £640 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
CISM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3628 3699 3648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.31% 15.45% 14.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2405 2389 2308
Average daily rate £435 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 84 96
Average hourly rate £21.64 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.20% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £14.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in London

CISM
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

CISM Daily Rate Trend in London

CISM
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISM across the London region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

CISM Daily Rate Histogram in London

CISM
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

CISM Hourly Rate Trend in London

CISM
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the London region over the 3 months to 4 September 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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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
City of London +5 19 £475 +5.55% 10
Bromley - 3 £550 -
Uxbridge +6 2 - -
Canary Wharf -8 1 £400 -23.80%
Hayes - 1 £525 -
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 200 (98.04%) CISSP
2 119 (58.33%) Information Security
3 101 (49.51%) CISA
4 71 (34.80%) Finance
5 58 (28.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 46 (22.55%) Risk Management
7 45 (22.06%) Cyber Security
8 41 (20.10%) ITIL
9 40 (19.61%) Risk Assessment
9 40 (19.61%) SIEM
10 39 (19.12%) Cisco Certification
11 38 (18.63%) Banking
12 37 (18.14%) Management Information System
13 34 (16.67%) Firewall
14 32 (15.69%) COBIT
15 31 (15.20%) CRISC
16 30 (14.71%) Degree
17 29 (14.22%) Analytical Skills
18 28 (13.73%) CCNA
19 26 (12.75%) Windows
20 25 (12.25%) CCSA
20 25 (12.25%) JNCIA
21 24 (11.76%) Security Management
21 24 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
21 24 (11.76%) Security Architecture
22 23 (11.27%) Investment Banking
22 23 (11.27%) Legal
23 22 (10.78%) PaaS
24 20 (9.80%) Project Management
24 20 (9.80%) Linux

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 7 (3.43%) IIS
2 6 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.96%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.98%) iPlanet
4 2 (0.98%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.98%) Apache
4 2 (0.98%) MQSeries
4 2 (0.98%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (8.82%) MS Office
2 17 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 12 (5.88%) MS Visio
3 12 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.98%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.45%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.98%) BusinessWare
2 2 (0.98%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.49%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.78%) PaaS
2 17 (8.33%) IaaS
2 17 (8.33%) SaaS
3 8 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.47%) Office 365
6 2 (0.98%) Google Drive
6 2 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (16.67%) Firewall
2 17 (8.33%) Network Security
3 9 (4.41%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (2.94%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.45%) VPN
6 3 (1.47%) OSPF
6 3 (1.47%) BGP
6 3 (1.47%) EIGRP
6 3 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.98%) Wireless Security
7 2 (0.98%) Wireless
7 2 (0.98%) Internet
7 2 (0.98%) DNS
7 2 (0.98%) LAN
7 2 (0.98%) DHCP
8 1 (0.49%) LDAP
8 1 (0.49%) SMS
8 1 (0.49%) WAN
8 1 (0.49%) DMZ
8 1 (0.49%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.33%) Big Data
2 9 (4.41%) QlikView
3 6 (2.94%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.98%) DB2 UDB
4 2 (0.98%) DB2
General
1 71 (34.80%) Finance
2 38 (18.63%) Banking
3 23 (11.27%) Investment Banking
3 23 (11.27%) Legal
4 11 (5.39%) Publishing
5 8 (3.92%) Retail
6 7 (3.43%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.45%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.47%) Law
9 2 (0.98%) Advertising
9 2 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.49%) Front Office
10 1 (0.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 44 (21.57%) Consultant
2 42 (20.59%) Analyst
3 38 (18.63%) Security Consultant
4 34 (16.67%) Architect
5 33 (16.18%) Security Architect
6 26 (12.75%) Security Analyst
7 22 (10.78%) Security Engineer
8 20 (9.80%) Security Manager
9 19 (9.31%) Information Security Consultant
10 14 (6.86%) Information Security Analyst
10 14 (6.86%) Information Analyst
11 13 (6.37%) Risk Analyst
12 12 (5.88%) Security Specialist
12 12 (5.88%) Cyber Security Architect
13 11 (5.39%) IT Security Consultant
13 11 (5.39%) IT Consultant
14 10 (4.90%) Information Manager
15 9 (4.41%) Information Security Manager
15 9 (4.41%) Security Officer
15 9 (4.41%) IT Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.47%) Middleware
2 2 (0.98%) SailPoint
2 2 (0.98%) MSMQ
3 1 (0.49%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 37 (18.14%) Management Information System
2 29 (14.22%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.92%) Fixed Income
3 8 (3.92%) CESG
4 7 (3.43%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.43%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.94%) Cryptography
5 6 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (2.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.96%) PKI
8 2 (0.98%) SCADA
8 2 (0.98%) RMADS
8 2 (0.98%) FMCG
8 2 (0.98%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (0.98%) Equities
8 2 (0.98%) AS400
9 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.49%) PMI
9 1 (0.49%) iSeries
9 1 (0.49%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 26 (12.75%) Windows
2 20 (9.80%) Linux
3 8 (3.92%) UNIX
4 5 (2.45%) Solaris
5 3 (1.47%) Android
5 3 (1.47%) Mac OS
5 3 (1.47%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.98%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.98%) zOS
6 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.98%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (58.33%) Information Security
2 46 (22.55%) Risk Management
3 45 (22.06%) Cyber Security
4 41 (20.10%) ITIL
5 40 (19.61%) Risk Assessment
5 40 (19.61%) SIEM
6 24 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
6 24 (11.76%) Security Architecture
6 24 (11.76%) Security Management
7 20 (9.80%) Project Management
8 19 (9.31%) Incident Management
9 18 (8.82%) Data Analysis
9 18 (8.82%) Data Protection
9 18 (8.82%) Information Security Management
9 18 (8.82%) TOGAF
10 16 (7.84%) Penetration Testing
11 14 (6.86%) Kalman Filter
12 13 (6.37%) Enterprise Architecture
13 12 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
14 11 (5.39%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.41%) SQL
2 6 (2.94%) C
3 2 (0.98%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.49%) Java
Qualifications
1 200 (98.04%) CISSP
2 101 (49.51%) CISA
3 39 (19.12%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (15.20%) CRISC
5 30 (14.71%) Degree
6 28 (13.73%) CCNA
7 25 (12.25%) CCSA
7 25 (12.25%) JNCIA
8 10 (4.90%) CEH
9 8 (3.92%) CCNP
10 7 (3.43%) SC Cleared
10 7 (3.43%) Security Cleared
11 5 (2.45%) CGEIT
11 5 (2.45%) GIAC
11 5 (2.45%) CCSP
12 4 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.96%) GSEC
13 3 (1.47%) QiCA
14 2 (0.98%) ISSAP
14 2 (0.98%) ISSEP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (28.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (15.69%) COBIT
3 19 (9.31%) PCI DSS
4 15 (7.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (3.43%) QA
6 5 (2.45%) SLA
7 4 (1.96%) COSO
8 2 (0.98%) EMIR
9 1 (0.49%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.49%) BS7799
9 1 (0.49%) MiFID
System Software
1 7 (3.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.98%) ClearTrust
4 1 (0.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.47%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (0.98%) Nessus
2 2 (0.98%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.49%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.49%) OpenView
Vendors
1 16 (7.84%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.37%) McAfee
3 12 (5.88%) Symantec
4 11 (5.39%) Oracle
5 10 (4.90%) Cisco
6 7 (3.43%) SAP
6 7 (3.43%) Qualys
6 7 (3.43%) ArcSight
7 6 (2.94%) Rackspace
7 6 (2.94%) VMware
7 6 (2.94%) CheckPoint
8 5 (2.45%) Citrix
8 5 (2.45%) Cyber-Ark
8 5 (2.45%) Google
9 3 (1.47%) FireEye
9 3 (1.47%) Sourcefire
9 3 (1.47%) IBM
10 2 (0.98%) Vitria
10 2 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.98%) BEA
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