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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 25 30 30
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing CISM 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.99% 0.37% 1.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.42% 1.96% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Average daily rate
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£513 £484 £468
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £454
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £484 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
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
48 51 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 19.12% 19.03% 23.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 30 28
Average daily rate £450 £352 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.84% -21.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £815
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 8
Average hourly rate £16.16 £41.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.82% +3.12%
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 21 October 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 (100.00%) CISSP
2 11 (78.57%) Information Security
3 8 (57.14%) Risk Management
4 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
5 5 (35.71%) CISA
5 5 (35.71%) Data Protection
5 5 (35.71%) Cyber Security
6 4 (28.57%) CRISC
6 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
7 3 (21.43%) Cryptography
7 3 (21.43%) Information Management
7 3 (21.43%) Firewall
7 3 (21.43%) Information Security Management
7 3 (21.43%) Security Management
7 3 (21.43%) ITIL
7 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
7 3 (21.43%) Smart Meter
7 3 (21.43%) PKI
7 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (21.43%) Degree
7 3 (21.43%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (21.43%) ISSAP
7 3 (21.43%) Security Testing
7 3 (21.43%) SABSA
7 3 (21.43%) ISMS
7 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (14.29%) Network Security
8 2 (14.29%) Time Management

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 2 (14.29%) IIS
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) Network Security
General
1 2 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Consultant
1 5 (35.71%) Security Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Security Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Cyber Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Management Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (21.43%) Cryptography
2 3 (21.43%) PKI
2 3 (21.43%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (21.43%) Smart Meter
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Human Factors
3 1 (7.14%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Information Security
2 8 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 5 (35.71%) Data Protection
3 5 (35.71%) Cyber Security
4 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Security Testing
5 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
5 3 (21.43%) Information Management
5 3 (21.43%) Information Security Management
5 3 (21.43%) Security Management
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) SABSA
5 3 (21.43%) ISMS
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Workflow
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Time Management
6 2 (14.29%) Workflow Management
7 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) CISSP
2 5 (35.71%) CISA
3 4 (28.57%) CRISC
4 3 (21.43%) ISSAP
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 1 (7.14%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Aveksa
2 1 (7.14%) Varonis