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 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 13 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Contract jobs citing CISM 10 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 6.17% 4.07% 0.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 24.39% 13.89% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 1
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£450 £525 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +20.00%
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%
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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
41 72 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 25.31% 29.27% 22.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 43 26
Average daily rate £405 £445 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.98% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £308 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £525 £612
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

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 24 April 2015.

CISM Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 17 (100.00%) CISSP
2 12 (70.59%) Information Security
3 8 (47.06%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (47.06%) Risk Management
4 7 (41.18%) Change Management
4 7 (41.18%) Management Information System
4 7 (41.18%) GIAC
4 7 (41.18%) ISSAP
4 7 (41.18%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (41.18%) Cyber Security
4 7 (41.18%) SABSA
5 6 (35.29%) Human Factors
5 6 (35.29%) Degree
5 6 (35.29%) PMP
5 6 (35.29%) PMI Certification
5 6 (35.29%) Project Management
6 5 (29.41%) TOGAF
6 5 (29.41%) Security Architecture
7 4 (23.53%) IIS
8 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (11.76%) C
10 1 (5.88%) CISA
10 1 (5.88%) Finance
10 1 (5.88%) Legal
10 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
10 1 (5.88%) CCSP
10 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (23.53%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Security Architect
1 6 (35.29%) Architect
1 6 (35.29%) Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Security Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Information Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Information Security Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Security Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Information Security Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Head of Security
3 2 (11.76%) Risk Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Security Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Management Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Management Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Head of Information Security
4 1 (5.88%) Head of Operations
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Management Information System
2 6 (35.29%) Human Factors
3 1 (5.88%) SCADA
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Information Security
2 8 (47.06%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (47.06%) Risk Management
3 7 (41.18%) Change Management
3 7 (41.18%) Vulnerability Management
3 7 (41.18%) Cyber Security
3 7 (41.18%) SABSA
4 6 (35.29%) Project Management
5 5 (29.41%) TOGAF
5 5 (29.41%) Security Architecture
6 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
8 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) CISSP
2 7 (41.18%) GIAC
2 7 (41.18%) ISSAP
3 6 (35.29%) Degree
3 6 (35.29%) PMP
3 6 (35.29%) PMI Certification
4 1 (5.88%) CISA
4 1 (5.88%) CCSP
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.88%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) COBIT