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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 27 27 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing CISM 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.64% 0.80% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.00% 4.88% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
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£438 £484 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.60% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £481 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.94% +12.50%
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
40 41 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 16.39% 16.33% 22.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 25 29
Average daily rate £480 £352 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.22% -17.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £484 £815
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 9
Average hourly rate £41.25 £30.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £18.40 £34.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £30.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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 29 August 2014.

CISM Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 15 (93.75%) CISSP
2 14 (87.50%) Information Security
3 8 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
5 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (31.25%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (25.00%) Cyber Security
6 4 (25.00%) Degree
6 4 (25.00%) CISA
6 4 (25.00%) IIS
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 3 (18.75%) Firewall
7 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
7 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
7 3 (18.75%) SABSA
7 3 (18.75%) CRISC
8 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (12.50%) Security Architecture
8 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Workflow
8 2 (12.50%) Legal
8 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (12.50%) Network Security
8 2 (12.50%) Time Management
8 2 (12.50%) ISMS
8 2 (12.50%) Workflow Management
8 2 (12.50%) ISSAP
8 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
8 2 (12.50%) Information Security Management
8 2 (12.50%) Security Management

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (25.00%) IIS
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Web AS
3 1 (6.25%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) Network Security
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Consultant
1 4 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Security Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Risk Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Risk Management Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Management Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Quality Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Cyber Security Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Security Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Cryptography
2 1 (6.25%) PKI
2 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (6.25%) SCADA
2 1 (6.25%) Human Factors
2 1 (6.25%) CMDB
2 1 (6.25%) Smart Meter
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) UNIX
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Information Security
2 8 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (31.25%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (25.00%) Cyber Security
5 3 (18.75%) SABSA
5 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
5 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
6 2 (12.50%) Workflow
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL
6 2 (12.50%) Information Security Management
6 2 (12.50%) Security Management
6 2 (12.50%) Security Architecture
6 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Workflow Management
6 2 (12.50%) Time Management
6 2 (12.50%) ISMS
6 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (6.25%) Database Security
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) CISSP
2 4 (25.00%) CISA
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (18.75%) CRISC
4 2 (12.50%) ISSAP
5 1 (6.25%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) COBIT
2 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
2 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Aveksa
3 1 (6.25%) Varonis