The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 21 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing CISM 7 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.57% 0.46% 0.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.58% 1.92% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
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£572 £500 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.40% +9.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £439
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - -
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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 Middlesex region.

Qualifications Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31 52 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 15.82% 24.07% 21.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 31 17
Average daily rate £513 £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £279 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £625 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Average hourly rate £15.58 £42.50 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.34% +162.99%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

CISM
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

CISM Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 10 (100.00%) CISSP
2 8 (80.00%) Information Security
2 8 (80.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (70.00%) Risk Management
4 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (50.00%) GIAC
4 5 (50.00%) Change Management
4 5 (50.00%) PMP
4 5 (50.00%) PMI Certification
4 5 (50.00%) Project Management
5 4 (40.00%) Human Factors
6 3 (30.00%) Security Testing
6 3 (30.00%) ISMS
6 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
6 3 (30.00%) Smart Meter
6 3 (30.00%) CRISC
6 3 (30.00%) Cryptography
6 3 (30.00%) Information Management
6 3 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (30.00%) CISA
6 3 (30.00%) Information Security Management
6 3 (30.00%) Security Management
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) PKI
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 3 (30.00%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (20.00%) C
7 2 (20.00%) ISSAP

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Security Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Information Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Security Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Security Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (40.00%) Human Factors
3 3 (30.00%) Smart Meter
3 3 (30.00%) Cryptography
3 3 (30.00%) PKI
3 3 (30.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Information Security
1 8 (80.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 7 (70.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (50.00%) Project Management
3 5 (50.00%) Change Management
4 3 (30.00%) Information Security Management
4 3 (30.00%) Security Management
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) Information Management
4 3 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Security Testing
4 3 (30.00%) ISMS
4 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (20.00%) Cyber Security
5 2 (20.00%) SABSA
5 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) CISSP
2 5 (50.00%) PMP
2 5 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 5 (50.00%) GIAC
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) CRISC
3 3 (30.00%) CISA
4 2 (20.00%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS