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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 312 342 350
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +8
Contract jobs citing CISM 99 64 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.42% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.77% 1.72% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 51 36
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£475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £400 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -
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
3575 3717 3442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.29% 15.98% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2306 2463 2089
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 114 130
Average hourly rate £24.50 £18.70 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.01% -16.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £38.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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
City of London +7 21 £500 +11.11% 14
Canary Wharf - 2 £270 -
Docklands, London - 1 £600 -
Feltham - 1 £425 -
Hayes - 1 £525 -
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 156 (96.30%) CISSP
2 97 (59.88%) Information Security
3 89 (54.94%) CISA
4 54 (33.33%) Finance
5 52 (32.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 37 (22.84%) Cyber Security
7 35 (21.60%) Risk Management
7 35 (21.60%) Risk Assessment
8 31 (19.14%) Degree
9 28 (17.28%) ITIL
10 26 (16.05%) Security Management
10 26 (16.05%) Management Information System
11 24 (14.81%) Banking
12 21 (12.96%) COBIT
12 21 (12.96%) Data Protection
12 21 (12.96%) Firewall
13 20 (12.35%) Security Architecture
13 20 (12.35%) SIEM
13 20 (12.35%) CRISC
14 19 (11.73%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (9.88%) Legal
15 16 (9.88%) Windows
15 16 (9.88%) Cisco Certification
16 15 (9.26%) Information Security Management
16 15 (9.26%) Network Security
16 15 (9.26%) Investment Banking
17 14 (8.64%) Incident Management
17 14 (8.64%) Project Management
18 13 (8.02%) PaaS
18 13 (8.02%) IaaS

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 6 (3.70%) IIS
2 5 (3.09%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.23%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (6.17%) MS Office
2 9 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 7 (4.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.09%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.62%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.47%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.62%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.02%) PaaS
1 13 (8.02%) IaaS
2 11 (6.79%) SaaS
3 6 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.85%) Office 365
6 1 (0.62%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.96%) Firewall
2 15 (9.26%) Network Security
3 5 (3.09%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (2.47%) LDAP
4 4 (2.47%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.85%) Internet
5 3 (1.85%) WAN
6 2 (1.23%) LAN
6 2 (1.23%) Wireless Security
6 2 (1.23%) Wireless
7 1 (0.62%) 2G
7 1 (0.62%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.62%) 4G
7 1 (0.62%) SMS
7 1 (0.62%) VPN
7 1 (0.62%) 3G
7 1 (0.62%) MPLS
7 1 (0.62%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.17%) Big Data
2 3 (1.85%) QlikView
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server
General
1 54 (33.33%) Finance
2 24 (14.81%) Banking
3 16 (9.88%) Legal
4 15 (9.26%) Investment Banking
5 10 (6.17%) Financial Institution
6 6 (3.70%) Publishing
7 5 (3.09%) Retail
8 3 (1.85%) Advertising
8 3 (1.85%) Law
9 2 (1.23%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.62%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 48 (29.63%) Analyst
2 32 (19.75%) Security Analyst
3 28 (17.28%) Consultant
4 24 (14.81%) Architect
4 24 (14.81%) Security Consultant
4 24 (14.81%) Security Architect
5 23 (14.20%) Security Manager
6 21 (12.96%) Information Security Analyst
6 21 (12.96%) Information Analyst
7 15 (9.26%) Risk Analyst
8 14 (8.64%) Information Security Consultant
9 11 (6.79%) IT Risk Analyst
10 10 (6.17%) Information Manager
10 10 (6.17%) Security Engineer
10 10 (6.17%) Project Manager
11 9 (5.56%) Information Security Manager
11 9 (5.56%) Security Project Manager
11 9 (5.56%) Cyber Security Architect
12 7 (4.32%) Information Security Architect
12 7 (4.32%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.23%) .NET
1 2 (1.23%) Middleware
2 1 (0.62%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.62%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.62%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.05%) Management Information System
2 19 (11.73%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.32%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (2.47%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.85%) Cryptography
6 3 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.85%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.85%) Mobile Computing
6 3 (1.85%) PKI
7 2 (1.23%) Human Factors
8 1 (0.62%) iSeries
8 1 (0.62%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.62%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.62%) EMV
8 1 (0.62%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.62%) PMI
8 1 (0.62%) Economics
8 1 (0.62%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.88%) Windows
2 12 (7.41%) Linux
3 8 (4.94%) UNIX
4 3 (1.85%) Solaris
5 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (59.88%) Information Security
2 37 (22.84%) Cyber Security
3 35 (21.60%) Risk Assessment
3 35 (21.60%) Risk Management
4 28 (17.28%) ITIL
5 26 (16.05%) Security Management
6 21 (12.96%) Data Protection
7 20 (12.35%) Security Architecture
7 20 (12.35%) SIEM
8 15 (9.26%) Information Security Management
9 14 (8.64%) Project Management
9 14 (8.64%) Incident Management
10 12 (7.41%) Vulnerability Management
10 12 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
11 11 (6.79%) Data Analysis
11 11 (6.79%) TOGAF
11 11 (6.79%) Risk Analysis
11 11 (6.79%) SABSA
12 10 (6.17%) ISMS
13 9 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.85%) SQL
2 2 (1.23%) Java
3 1 (0.62%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.62%) C
3 1 (0.62%) C#
3 1 (0.62%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 156 (96.30%) CISSP
2 89 (54.94%) CISA
3 31 (19.14%) Degree
4 20 (12.35%) CRISC
5 16 (9.88%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (4.94%) CCNA
7 7 (4.32%) CCSA
7 7 (4.32%) CEH
7 7 (4.32%) JNCIA
8 5 (3.09%) GIAC
8 5 (3.09%) ISSAP
8 5 (3.09%) QiCA
8 5 (3.09%) CCNP
9 3 (1.85%) CCSP
9 3 (1.85%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.85%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (1.23%) GSEC
11 1 (0.62%) MBA
11 1 (0.62%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (32.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (12.96%) COBIT
3 12 (7.41%) PCI DSS
4 6 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.23%) QA
5 2 (1.23%) EMIR
6 1 (0.62%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.62%) COSO
6 1 (0.62%) MiFID
6 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.62%) SLA
6 1 (0.62%) BS7799
System Software
1 5 (3.09%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.47%) OpenView
2 1 (0.62%) SCCM
2 1 (0.62%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (6.17%) McAfee
2 7 (4.32%) SAP
2 7 (4.32%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.32%) Citrix
3 6 (3.70%) Symantec
3 6 (3.70%) Cyber-Ark
4 5 (3.09%) VMware
5 4 (2.47%) BMC
5 4 (2.47%) HP
5 4 (2.47%) Cisco
5 4 (2.47%) Remedy
5 4 (2.47%) CheckPoint
5 4 (2.47%) ArcSight
5 4 (2.47%) Rackspace
6 3 (1.85%) Juniper
7 2 (1.23%) Websense
7 2 (1.23%) Oracle
8 1 (0.62%) BT
8 1 (0.62%) Trustwave
8 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
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