The table below looks at the statistics for ISMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISMS over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 104 98 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing ISMS 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.055% 0.22% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.067% 0.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £525 £513
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.60 - £16.00
ISMS
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1485 1410 1025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 81.28% 78.51% 77.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 928 854 611
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 28 31
Median hourly rate £14.50 £35.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.57% +122.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £12.80 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

ISMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing ISMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ISMS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

ISMS
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

ISMS Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

ISMS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Manchester region with a requirement for ISMS.

1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (60.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) SIEM
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) CISM
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) CISSP
4 1 (20.00%) AppScan
4 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (20.00%) ISO27002
4 1 (20.00%) Internal Audit
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection

ISMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) AppScan
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Information Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Security Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Security Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Compliance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) SIEM
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) Internal Audit
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (20.00%) ISO27002