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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 342 310 358
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +48
Contract jobs citing CISM 64 94 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.40% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.80% 2.46% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 77 19
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£475 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £390 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £620 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-12.63% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £68.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+81.33% +15.38%
CISM
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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
3562 3816 3336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.91% 16.34% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2289 2572 2019
Average daily rate £413 £410 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 113 111
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.73%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +16 25 £475 - 10
Feltham - 2 £483 -
Uxbridge +2 1 £450 -15.09%
Brentford - 1 £470 -
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 116 (96.67%) CISSP
2 75 (62.50%) Information Security
3 57 (47.50%) CISA
4 49 (40.83%) Finance
5 43 (35.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 30 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 26 (21.67%) Risk Management
8 25 (20.83%) Security Management
8 25 (20.83%) Risk Assessment
9 24 (20.00%) Degree
10 21 (17.50%) Cyber Security
10 21 (17.50%) ITIL
11 20 (16.67%) Data Protection
12 17 (14.17%) Security Architecture
13 16 (13.33%) Firewall
14 13 (10.83%) Financial Institution
14 13 (10.83%) CRISC
14 13 (10.83%) TOGAF
14 13 (10.83%) SABSA
15 12 (10.00%) Banking
15 12 (10.00%) COBIT
15 12 (10.00%) Network Security
15 12 (10.00%) Information Security Management
15 12 (10.00%) Legal
16 11 (9.17%) SIEM
17 10 (8.33%) Information Assurance
17 10 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
17 10 (8.33%) CEH
17 10 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
17 10 (8.33%) IIS

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 10 (8.33%) IIS
2 2 (1.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.83%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (3.33%) MS Office
2 3 (2.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.00%) PaaS
1 6 (5.00%) IaaS
2 2 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.33%) Firewall
2 12 (10.00%) Network Security
3 10 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (5.00%) WAN
5 5 (4.17%) LAN
5 5 (4.17%) Wireless
6 4 (3.33%) LDAP
7 3 (2.50%) SSL
8 2 (1.67%) DMZ
8 2 (1.67%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.67%) DNS
8 2 (1.67%) OSPF
8 2 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (1.67%) BIG-IP
8 2 (1.67%) VLAN
8 2 (1.67%) Wireless Security
9 1 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.83%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.83%) 4G
9 1 (0.83%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Metasploit
General
1 49 (40.83%) Finance
2 13 (10.83%) Financial Institution
3 12 (10.00%) Legal
3 12 (10.00%) Banking
4 6 (5.00%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.50%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.67%) Advertising
6 2 (1.67%) Publishing
7 1 (0.83%) Retail
7 1 (0.83%) Electronics
7 1 (0.83%) Law
7 1 (0.83%) German Language
Job Titles
1 39 (32.50%) Analyst
2 29 (24.17%) Security Analyst
3 20 (16.67%) Consultant
3 20 (16.67%) Security Manager
4 18 (15.00%) Security Consultant
5 17 (14.17%) Security Architect
5 17 (14.17%) Architect
6 16 (13.33%) Information Analyst
6 16 (13.33%) Information Security Analyst
7 13 (10.83%) Risk Analyst
8 11 (9.17%) IT Risk Analyst
9 10 (8.33%) Information Security Consultant
10 8 (6.67%) Security Engineer
11 7 (5.83%) Information Manager
11 7 (5.83%) Project Manager
11 7 (5.83%) IT Security Analyst
11 7 (5.83%) Security Project Manager
12 6 (5.00%) Information Security Architect
12 6 (5.00%) Information Architect
12 6 (5.00%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.67%) .NET
2 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.83%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.83%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 10 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (3.33%) CESG
5 3 (2.50%) CESG CLAS
5 3 (2.50%) Freedom of Information
5 3 (2.50%) Freedom of Information Act
5 3 (2.50%) Human Factors
5 3 (2.50%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (1.67%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.67%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.83%) Economics
7 1 (0.83%) PKI
7 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.83%) EMV
7 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.83%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.83%) Windows
2 5 (4.17%) Linux
3 4 (3.33%) UNIX
4 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (62.50%) Information Security
2 26 (21.67%) Risk Management
3 25 (20.83%) Security Management
3 25 (20.83%) Risk Assessment
4 21 (17.50%) ITIL
4 21 (17.50%) Cyber Security
5 20 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 17 (14.17%) Security Architecture
7 13 (10.83%) SABSA
7 13 (10.83%) TOGAF
8 12 (10.00%) Information Security Management
9 11 (9.17%) SIEM
10 10 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
10 10 (8.33%) Information Assurance
11 8 (6.67%) ISMS
11 8 (6.67%) Change Management
11 8 (6.67%) Project Management
12 7 (5.83%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (5.83%) Incident Management
13 6 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.67%) Java
2 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.83%) Objective-C
2 1 (0.83%) C#
Qualifications
1 116 (96.67%) CISSP
2 57 (47.50%) CISA
3 24 (20.00%) Degree
4 13 (10.83%) CRISC
5 10 (8.33%) CEH
6 7 (5.83%) GIAC
6 7 (5.83%) Security Cleared
7 6 (5.00%) SC Cleared
8 5 (4.17%) ISSAP
8 5 (4.17%) CISMP
9 4 (3.33%) QiCA
9 4 (3.33%) ISACA
10 3 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.67%) Postgraduate
11 2 (1.67%) CCNA
11 2 (1.67%) ISEB
11 2 (1.67%) SSCP
11 2 (1.67%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (35.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (10.00%) COBIT
3 8 (6.67%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 2 (1.67%) QA
5 2 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.83%) COSO
6 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.83%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (3.33%) OpenView
2 1 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.83%) SCCM
2 1 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (5.83%) Cisco
1 7 (5.83%) McAfee
2 6 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.00%) Juniper
2 6 (5.00%) F5
3 5 (4.17%) Cyber-Ark
3 5 (4.17%) CheckPoint
3 5 (4.17%) Citrix
4 4 (3.33%) Remedy
4 4 (3.33%) Blue Coat
4 4 (3.33%) BMC
4 4 (3.33%) SAP
4 4 (3.33%) HP
4 4 (3.33%) ArcSight
4 4 (3.33%) MobileIron
5 3 (2.50%) Ruckus Wireless
5 3 (2.50%) Symantec
6 2 (1.67%) Websense
7 1 (0.83%) VMware
7 1 (0.83%) Brocade
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