The table below looks at the statistics for ISMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISMS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank - 138 128
Contract jobs citing ISMS 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.032% 0.037%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.042% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £305 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.96%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £363 £308
% change year-on-year
+24.13% +17.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
ISMS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3051 2405 2025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 80.27% 76.40% 74.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1872 1428 1031
Average daily rate £400 £385 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 99 108
Average hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.30 £49.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

ISMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISMS across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ISMS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ISMS
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISMS across the North West region.

ISMS Daily Rate Trend in the North West

ISMS
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing ISMS 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 ISMS.

1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) RMADS
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management

ISMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing ISMS 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 ISMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Security Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) RMADS