The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 226 207 212
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +5
Contract jobs citing CISM 43 36 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.39% 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.65% 1.44% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 24 15
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£450 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £375 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £591 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £458 £425
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £68.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+81.33% +15.38%
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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 South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2599 2492 2118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.12% 26.67% 25.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1425 1240 1076
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £215 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 114 120
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% -26.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.49 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.73%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CISM
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

CISM Daily Rate Trend in the South East

CISM
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISM across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

CISM Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

CISM
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
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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
Surrey +17 21 £460 -12.79% 1
Middlesex +6 10 £450 -14.28%
Oxfordshire - 4 £435 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 £650 - 2
Hampshire -19 2 £425 -10.52% 1
West Sussex - 2 - -
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CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 79 (98.75%) CISSP
2 55 (68.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 47 (58.75%) Risk Management
3 47 (58.75%) Information Security
4 38 (47.50%) PCI DSS
5 36 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 33 (41.25%) CRISC
7 25 (31.25%) PRINCE2
7 25 (31.25%) Vulnerability Management
8 23 (28.75%) ITIL
9 20 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
10 19 (23.75%) CISA
10 19 (23.75%) Security Management
10 19 (23.75%) Management Information System
11 18 (22.50%) OWASP
12 17 (21.25%) Change Control
13 12 (15.00%) Firewall
13 12 (15.00%) Cyber Security
14 11 (13.75%) Security Architecture
14 11 (13.75%) Risk Assessment
14 11 (13.75%) PKI
15 10 (12.50%) TOGAF
15 10 (12.50%) ISMS
15 10 (12.50%) SABSA
15 10 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
16 9 (11.25%) Finance
17 8 (10.00%) Change Management
18 7 (8.75%) ISSAP
18 7 (8.75%) Degree
18 7 (8.75%) CMDB

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 7 (8.75%) IIS
1 7 (8.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.25%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.00%) Firewall
2 4 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.75%) HTTPS
4 2 (2.50%) DNS
4 2 (2.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (11.25%) Finance
2 4 (5.00%) Legal
3 3 (3.75%) Banking
3 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.50%) Retail
4 2 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (36.25%) Consultant
1 29 (36.25%) Security Consultant
2 18 (22.50%) Security Analyst
2 18 (22.50%) Analyst
3 15 (18.75%) Architect
3 15 (18.75%) Security Architect
4 8 (10.00%) Information Analyst
4 8 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 8 (10.00%) Security Manager
5 6 (7.50%) Project Manager
6 5 (6.25%) Information Manager
6 5 (6.25%) Information Security Manager
6 5 (6.25%) Head of Security
7 3 (3.75%) Security Project Manager
7 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (3.75%) Information Security Project Manager
8 2 (2.50%) Lead Security Consultant
8 2 (2.50%) Risk Consultant
8 2 (2.50%) Information Specialist
8 2 (2.50%) Head of Information Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.75%) SOAP
2 2 (2.50%) Middleware
3 1 (1.25%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.75%) Management Information System
2 11 (13.75%) PKI
3 7 (8.75%) CMDB
4 6 (7.50%) Smart Meter
4 6 (7.50%) Cryptography
4 6 (7.50%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (7.50%) Human Factors
5 5 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (5.00%) SCADA
7 3 (3.75%) Statistics
8 2 (2.50%) RMADS
9 1 (1.25%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (1.25%) CESG
9 1 (1.25%) CESG CLAS
9 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.50%) UNIX
1 2 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (58.75%) Risk Management
1 47 (58.75%) Information Security
2 36 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (31.25%) PRINCE2
3 25 (31.25%) Vulnerability Management
4 23 (28.75%) ITIL
5 20 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
6 19 (23.75%) Security Management
7 18 (22.50%) OWASP
8 17 (21.25%) Change Control
9 12 (15.00%) Cyber Security
10 11 (13.75%) Security Architecture
10 11 (13.75%) Risk Assessment
11 10 (12.50%) TOGAF
11 10 (12.50%) SABSA
11 10 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
11 10 (12.50%) ISMS
12 8 (10.00%) Change Management
13 7 (8.75%) Security Testing
14 6 (7.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.00%) C
1 4 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 79 (98.75%) CISSP
2 33 (41.25%) CRISC
3 19 (23.75%) CISA
4 7 (8.75%) GIAC
4 7 (8.75%) ISSAP
4 7 (8.75%) Degree
5 6 (7.50%) PMP
5 6 (7.50%) PMI Certification
6 3 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.75%) CCSA
6 3 (3.75%) CEH
6 3 (3.75%) CISMP
6 3 (3.75%) CCSP
7 1 (1.25%) PCI QSA
7 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.25%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (68.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 38 (47.50%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.50%) COBIT
4 1 (1.25%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (1.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (6.25%) Oracle
2 3 (3.75%) SAP
3 2 (2.50%) Software AG
3 2 (2.50%) Qualys