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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 28 32 27
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing CISM 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.80% 0.71% 1.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.76% 3.85% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate
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£519 £484 £468
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.17% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £484 £454
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £484 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £429 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.55% +7.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50
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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
42 52 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 16.73% 18.44% 21.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 32 30
Average daily rate £445 £375 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.66% -15.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £523 £815
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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 19 September 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 14 (93.33%) CISSP
2 12 (80.00%) Information Security
3 8 (53.33%) Risk Management
4 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (33.33%) Cyber Security
5 4 (26.67%) SABSA
5 4 (26.67%) TOGAF
5 4 (26.67%) Degree
5 4 (26.67%) CISA
5 4 (26.67%) IIS
6 3 (20.00%) Firewall
6 3 (20.00%) ISSAP
6 3 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (20.00%) CRISC
6 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (13.33%) Workflow Management
7 2 (13.33%) Security Architecture
7 2 (13.33%) Network Security
7 2 (13.33%) Time Management
7 2 (13.33%) ISMS
7 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Information Security Management
7 2 (13.33%) Security Management
7 2 (13.33%) Workflow
7 2 (13.33%) Legal
7 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (13.33%) Project Management

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) Network Security
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (13.33%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Security Architect
1 4 (26.67%) Architect
1 4 (26.67%) Consultant
1 4 (26.67%) Security Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Risk Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Risk Management Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Management Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Quality Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Security Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Cyber Security Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Cryptography
3 1 (6.67%) PKI
3 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (6.67%) SCADA
3 1 (6.67%) Human Factors
3 1 (6.67%) CMDB
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (6.67%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Information Security
2 8 (53.33%) Risk Management
3 5 (33.33%) Cyber Security
4 4 (26.67%) SABSA
4 4 (26.67%) TOGAF
5 3 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (13.33%) Workflow Management
6 2 (13.33%) Security Architecture
6 2 (13.33%) Time Management
6 2 (13.33%) ISMS
6 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Information Security Management
6 2 (13.33%) Security Management
6 2 (13.33%) Workflow
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL
7 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) CISSP
2 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) CISA
3 3 (20.00%) ISSAP
3 3 (20.00%) CRISC
4 1 (6.67%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (6.67%) COBIT
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Aveksa
2 1 (6.67%) Varonis