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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 14 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing CISM 9 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 5.63% 2.28% 1.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.13% 8.20% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 1
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£572 £525 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.95% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £68.00 £41.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+64.84% +26.92%
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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
32 61 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 20.00% 27.85% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 40 23
Average daily rate £572 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.42% -5.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £35.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +19.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -33.33%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISM across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

CISM Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) CISSP
2 11 (84.62%) Information Security
3 10 (76.92%) Risk Management
4 8 (61.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (61.54%) Management Information System
4 8 (61.54%) Vulnerability Management
5 7 (53.85%) GIAC
5 7 (53.85%) Change Management
6 6 (46.15%) PMP
6 6 (46.15%) PMI Certification
6 6 (46.15%) Project Management
6 6 (46.15%) Human Factors
7 3 (23.08%) CISA
7 3 (23.08%) Degree
8 2 (15.38%) Cyber Security
8 2 (15.38%) SABSA
8 2 (15.38%) Security Testing
8 2 (15.38%) ISMS
8 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
8 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
8 2 (15.38%) Smart Meter
8 2 (15.38%) CRISC
8 2 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (15.38%) PKI
8 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
8 2 (15.38%) Cryptography
8 2 (15.38%) Information Management
8 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (15.38%) ISSAP
8 2 (15.38%) Risk Assessment

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Project Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Security Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Information Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Security Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Security Project Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Information Security Project Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Security Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Management Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Management Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Head of Security
5 1 (7.69%) Head of Information Security
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Management Information System
2 6 (46.15%) Human Factors
3 2 (15.38%) Smart Meter
3 2 (15.38%) Cryptography
3 2 (15.38%) PKI
3 2 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (7.69%) SCADA
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Information Security
2 10 (76.92%) Risk Management
3 8 (61.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (61.54%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (53.85%) Change Management
5 6 (46.15%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL
6 2 (15.38%) Information Security Management
6 2 (15.38%) Security Management
6 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
6 2 (15.38%) Information Management
6 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Cyber Security
6 2 (15.38%) SABSA
6 2 (15.38%) Security Testing
6 2 (15.38%) ISMS
6 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
6 2 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) CISSP
2 7 (53.85%) GIAC
3 6 (46.15%) PMP
3 6 (46.15%) PMI Certification
4 3 (23.08%) CISA
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) CRISC
5 2 (15.38%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS