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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISMS over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank - 161 141
Contract jobs citing ISMS 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.024% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.030% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £490 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +45.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - -
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
2696 3326 2514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.94% 79.44% 77.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1800 2033 1489
Median daily rate £413 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 129 106
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.15 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +9.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.54 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.40 £47.71 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

ISMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing ISMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 17 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ISMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for ISMS.

1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) ISO22301
2 1 (50.00%) ISO27002
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) CISM

ISMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (50.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) ISO22301
2 1 (50.00%) ISO27002
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS