The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 21 November 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 120 111 94
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -17
Contract jobs citing CISM 8 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.29% 0.28% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.68% 2.02% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£500 £433 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.60% +15.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.07% +3.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - -
CISM
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
477 346 416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.05% 13.75% 17.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 162 200
Average daily rate £338 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 24 29
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.47% -47.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £11.50 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £34.70 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CISM across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

CISM
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

CISM Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

CISM
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +2 6 £500 +20.48% 2
Edinburgh - - - -
CISM
UK

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 18 (100.00%) CISSP
2 13 (72.22%) Information Security
3 11 (61.11%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (27.78%) Project Management
5 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
6 4 (22.22%) CISA
6 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (16.67%) Information Security Management
7 3 (16.67%) Security Management
7 3 (16.67%) ITIL
8 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
8 2 (11.11%) Legal
8 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
8 2 (11.11%) BCP
8 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
8 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management
8 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
8 2 (11.11%) Degree
8 2 (11.11%) COBIT
8 2 (11.11%) Time Management
8 2 (11.11%) ISMS
8 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
8 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (11.11%) CRISC
8 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity Planning
8 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
9 1 (5.56%) Data Protection

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
1 6 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Security Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Information Security Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Security Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Information Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) IT Risk Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Compliance Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Security Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Programme Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Risk Manager
5 1 (5.56%) IT Security Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Information Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Security Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Communications Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) CESG
2 1 (5.56%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Information Security
2 7 (38.89%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
3 5 (27.78%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) Information Security Management
4 3 (16.67%) Security Management
5 2 (11.11%) BCP
5 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
5 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management
5 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.11%) Time Management
5 2 (11.11%) ISMS
5 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) CISSP
2 4 (22.22%) CISA
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (11.11%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.11%) COBIT
2 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
Gourock
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Salt
Posted: 4 days ago