The table below looks at the statistics for ISMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISMS over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
England / South East
Rank 222 240 242
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +2
Contract jobs citing ISMS 18 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 3
Median daily rate £525 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £425 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5742 6683 7230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.25% 80.03% 78.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3378 4020 3991
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 292 239
Median hourly rate £38.50 £44.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.48% +78.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

ISMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing ISMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ISMS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ISMS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

ISMS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

ISMS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISMS across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

ISMS Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

ISMS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISMS across the South East region.

ISMS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

ISMS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISMS within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire +15 16 £525 +16.66%
Hampshire +9 2 £425 -5.55%
ISMS
England

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for ISMS.

1 28 (77.78%) CISSP
2 21 (58.33%) Risk Management
2 21 (58.33%) Security Cleared
3 20 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 20 (55.56%) CESG Certified Professional
3 20 (55.56%) CESG
4 18 (50.00%) Management Information System
5 17 (47.22%) Information Security
6 16 (44.44%) IPsec
6 16 (44.44%) Cryptography
7 15 (41.67%) Information Assurance
7 15 (41.67%) Risk Assessment
8 14 (38.89%) RMADS
8 14 (38.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 14 (38.89%) Cybersecurity
9 12 (33.33%) Security Management
10 11 (30.56%) Information Security Management
10 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
10 11 (30.56%) PCI DSS
11 10 (27.78%) DV Cleared
11 10 (27.78%) CISM
12 9 (25.00%) Windows
12 9 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
13 8 (22.22%) Wireless
14 7 (19.44%) ITIL
14 7 (19.44%) Penetration Testing
15 6 (16.67%) Patch Management
15 6 (16.67%) Oracle
15 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
15 6 (16.67%) Client/Server

ISMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 16 (44.44%) IPsec
2 8 (22.22%) Wireless
3 6 (16.67%) SMTP
4 5 (13.89%) Internet
5 4 (11.11%) FTP
5 4 (11.11%) SSH
6 3 (8.33%) Network Security
7 2 (5.56%) NAS
7 2 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Redmine
General
1 5 (13.89%) Legal
2 2 (5.56%) Law
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Security Advisor
2 5 (13.89%) Analyst
2 5 (13.89%) Security Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) Information Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) Information Assurance Leader
3 4 (11.11%) Information Manager
3 4 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
3 4 (11.11%) Security Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Security Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) CISSP Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Compliance Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) IT Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Information Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 20 (55.56%) CESG
2 18 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 16 (44.44%) Cryptography
4 6 (16.67%) Client/Server
5 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.56%) EMC VMAX
5 2 (5.56%) EMC VNX
5 2 (5.56%) PKI
5 2 (5.56%) Smart Energy
5 2 (5.56%) Smart Meter
5 2 (5.56%) VCE vBlock
6 1 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.78%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.78%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (2.78%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Unix
2 5 (13.89%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) Risk Management
2 17 (47.22%) Information Security
3 15 (41.67%) Information Assurance
3 15 (41.67%) Risk Assessment
4 14 (38.89%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (33.33%) Security Management
6 11 (30.56%) Information Security Management
7 9 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (19.44%) ITIL
8 7 (19.44%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (16.67%) Patch Management
10 5 (13.89%) Data Protection
11 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (11.11%) Fuzz Testing
11 4 (11.11%) OWASP
11 4 (11.11%) Security Architecture
11 4 (11.11%) SOA
12 3 (8.33%) Ethical Hacking
13 2 (5.56%) Information Management
13 2 (5.56%) Matrix Management
Qualifications
1 28 (77.78%) CISSP
2 21 (58.33%) Security Cleared
3 20 (55.56%) CESG Certified Professional
3 20 (55.56%) SC Cleared
4 10 (27.78%) CISM
4 10 (27.78%) DV Cleared
5 3 (8.33%) CEH
5 3 (8.33%) CISA
5 3 (8.33%) Degree
6 2 (5.56%) CCDP
6 2 (5.56%) CCNP
6 2 (5.56%) CCSP
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (5.56%) IISP
6 2 (5.56%) ISACA
6 2 (5.56%) SANS
7 1 (2.78%) CRISC
7 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (38.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 14 (38.89%) RMADS
2 11 (30.56%) PCI DSS
3 3 (8.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (8.33%) JSP 440
4 2 (5.56%) FedRAMP
4 2 (5.56%) HIPAA
4 2 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (2.78%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.11%) Sendmail
3 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) Citrix
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco
3 2 (5.56%) EMC
3 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.56%) VMware