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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 328 361 351
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -10
Contract jobs citing CISM 81 63 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.26% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.10% 1.68% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 48 22
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£500 £450 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £615 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £439
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - -
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
3848 3756 3256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.69% 15.49% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2673 2432 2052
Average daily rate £425 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 85 129
Average hourly rate £16.00 £22.25 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.08% +1.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.60 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £42.40 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +23 27 £500 +11.11% 8
Hounslow +3 2 £475 +18.75%
Docklands, London - - - -
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 198 (96.12%) CISSP
2 136 (66.02%) Information Security
3 69 (33.50%) CISA
3 69 (33.50%) Finance
4 60 (29.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 51 (24.76%) Risk Management
6 39 (18.93%) ITIL
7 37 (17.96%) Security Management
8 36 (17.48%) Management Information System
8 36 (17.48%) Degree
9 32 (15.53%) UNIX
10 29 (14.08%) CheckPoint
10 29 (14.08%) Banking
11 26 (12.62%) Linux
12 25 (12.14%) Network Security
13 24 (11.65%) Windows
13 24 (11.65%) Legal
14 23 (11.17%) Information Security Management
14 23 (11.17%) Data Protection
14 23 (11.17%) Risk Assessment
14 23 (11.17%) Security Architecture
15 21 (10.19%) Firewall
15 21 (10.19%) HP
16 19 (9.22%) CCNA
16 19 (9.22%) Cisco Certification
16 19 (9.22%) CRISC
17 18 (8.74%) IIS
18 17 (8.25%) CCSA
18 17 (8.25%) COBIT
18 17 (8.25%) JNCIA

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 18 (8.74%) IIS
2 5 (2.43%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.46%) Joomla!
3 3 (1.46%) Apache
3 3 (1.46%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.46%) CMS
4 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.49%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (3.88%) MS Office
2 7 (3.40%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.97%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.94%) IaaS
2 4 (1.94%) SaaS
2 4 (1.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.14%) Network Security
2 21 (10.19%) Firewall
3 16 (7.77%) Intrusion Detection
4 13 (6.31%) LAN
4 13 (6.31%) WAN
5 10 (4.85%) TCP/IP
5 10 (4.85%) Reverse Proxy
6 8 (3.88%) DMZ
7 7 (3.40%) Wireless
8 5 (2.43%) DNS
9 4 (1.94%) Internet
9 4 (1.94%) SSL
9 4 (1.94%) SSH
10 3 (1.46%) Intranet
11 2 (0.97%) OSPF
11 2 (0.97%) LDAP
11 2 (0.97%) DHCP
11 2 (0.97%) VLAN
11 2 (0.97%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (0.97%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.94%) MySQL
2 4 (1.94%) MS Access
2 4 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (1.94%) MongoDB
2 4 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (1.94%) NoSQL
2 4 (1.94%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.49%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Metasploit
General
1 69 (33.50%) Finance
2 29 (14.08%) Banking
3 24 (11.65%) Legal
4 17 (8.25%) Financial Institution
5 13 (6.31%) Investment Banking
6 10 (4.85%) Retail
7 5 (2.43%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.43%) Advertising
8 4 (1.94%) Publishing
9 3 (1.46%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.46%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.46%) Games
10 2 (0.97%) German Language
11 1 (0.49%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.49%) Marketing
11 1 (0.49%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 61 (29.61%) Analyst
2 56 (27.18%) Security Analyst
3 51 (24.76%) Consultant
4 46 (22.33%) Security Consultant
5 29 (14.08%) Information Analyst
5 29 (14.08%) Information Security Analyst
6 25 (12.14%) Security Engineer
7 18 (8.74%) Information Security Consultant
7 18 (8.74%) Security Manager
8 12 (5.83%) Architect
8 12 (5.83%) Security Architect
8 12 (5.83%) Cloud Engineer
9 9 (4.37%) Network Security Analyst
9 9 (4.37%) IT Security Analyst
9 9 (4.37%) Network Analyst
10 8 (3.88%) Senior Security Analyst
10 8 (3.88%) Risk Analyst
10 8 (3.88%) Security Specialist
10 8 (3.88%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (3.40%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.83%) Web Services
2 6 (2.91%) Middleware
3 2 (0.97%) .NET
3 2 (0.97%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.49%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (17.48%) Management Information System
2 12 (5.83%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.91%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (2.91%) CESG
5 5 (2.43%) CESG CLAS
5 5 (2.43%) SecurID
6 3 (1.46%) FMCG
6 3 (1.46%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (1.46%) Economics
6 3 (1.46%) Freedom of Information Act
6 3 (1.46%) E-Learning
7 2 (0.97%) PKI
7 2 (0.97%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.49%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.49%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.49%) RMADS
8 1 (0.49%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 32 (15.53%) UNIX
2 26 (12.62%) Linux
3 24 (11.65%) Windows
4 9 (4.37%) Solaris
5 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.49%) Android
5 1 (0.49%) VMS
5 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.49%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (66.02%) Information Security
2 51 (24.76%) Risk Management
3 39 (18.93%) ITIL
4 37 (17.96%) Security Management
5 23 (11.17%) Information Security Management
5 23 (11.17%) Data Protection
5 23 (11.17%) Risk Assessment
5 23 (11.17%) Security Architecture
6 16 (7.77%) Penetration Testing
6 16 (7.77%) SIEM
7 15 (7.28%) E-Discovery
7 15 (7.28%) Project Management
7 15 (7.28%) PRINCE2
8 14 (6.80%) Information Assurance
9 13 (6.31%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 13 (6.31%) TOGAF
10 12 (5.83%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (5.83%) Incident Management
11 11 (5.34%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (4.85%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.94%) SQL
2 2 (0.97%) Shell Script
2 2 (0.97%) Python
3 1 (0.49%) R
3 1 (0.49%) Java
Qualifications
1 198 (96.12%) CISSP
2 69 (33.50%) CISA
3 36 (17.48%) Degree
4 19 (9.22%) CCNA
4 19 (9.22%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (9.22%) CRISC
5 17 (8.25%) CCSA
5 17 (8.25%) JNCIA
6 16 (7.77%) CEH
7 14 (6.80%) Security Cleared
8 12 (5.83%) SC Cleared
9 11 (5.34%) GIAC
10 9 (4.37%) CISMP
11 7 (3.40%) ISACA
12 4 (1.94%) SSCP
12 4 (1.94%) GSEC
12 4 (1.94%) GWAPT
13 3 (1.46%) GPEN
13 3 (1.46%) DV Cleared
13 3 (1.46%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (29.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (8.25%) COBIT
3 15 (7.28%) PCI DSS
4 6 (2.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.49%) COSO
5 1 (0.49%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.49%) QA
5 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (6.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.40%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.97%) Nmap
3 2 (0.97%) UAG
4 1 (0.49%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (5.83%) Puppet
1 12 (5.83%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.46%) Nessus
3 2 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.97%) OpenView
4 1 (0.49%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 29 (14.08%) CheckPoint
2 21 (10.19%) HP
3 16 (7.77%) ArcSight
4 14 (6.80%) BMC
4 14 (6.80%) VMware
4 14 (6.80%) Qualys
5 13 (6.31%) Oracle
6 10 (4.85%) Tufin
7 9 (4.37%) Cyber-Ark
7 9 (4.37%) Fortinet
7 9 (4.37%) Microsoft
8 7 (3.40%) Cisco
9 6 (2.91%) F5
9 6 (2.91%) MobileIron
10 5 (2.43%) TippingPoint
10 5 (2.43%) McAfee
11 4 (1.94%) SAP
11 4 (1.94%) Juniper
11 4 (1.94%) Blue Coat
11 4 (1.94%) Ruckus Wireless
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £460.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 320-350 Per Day
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 26 days ago