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 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 230 251 260
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +9
Contract jobs citing ISMS 16 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.23% 0.090%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.29% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 3
Median daily rate £474 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.41% -10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6221 7604 7629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.26% 79.69% 76.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3695 4479 4277
Median daily rate £420 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 316 289
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.09 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.63% +56.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.25 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

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 2 December 2016.

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 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 10 £488 -
Hampshire +10 3 £395 -12.22%
Berkshire +11 1 £460 -8.00%
Middlesex -1 1 £550 -
Oxfordshire -6 1 - -
ISMS
England

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 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 South East region with a requirement for ISMS.

1 35 (76.09%) CISSP
2 29 (63.04%) Information Security
3 27 (58.70%) Risk Management
3 27 (58.70%) Security Cleared
4 26 (56.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 26 (56.52%) Information Assurance
5 24 (52.17%) Management Information System
6 22 (47.83%) Security Management
6 22 (47.83%) SC Cleared
7 21 (45.65%) Information Security Management
8 19 (41.30%) CESG
8 19 (41.30%) CESG Certified Professional
9 16 (34.78%) CISM
9 16 (34.78%) PCI DSS
10 15 (32.61%) IPsec
10 15 (32.61%) Cryptography
11 14 (30.43%) Cybersecurity
12 13 (28.26%) RMADS
12 13 (28.26%) Risk Assessment
12 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
13 12 (26.09%) Data Protection
13 12 (26.09%) Penetration Testing
14 11 (23.91%) Windows
15 10 (21.74%) Cisco
15 10 (21.74%) CCSP
15 10 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
15 10 (21.74%) JSP 440
15 10 (21.74%) HMG Security Policy Framework
16 9 (19.57%) Patch Management
16 9 (19.57%) CEH

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 7 (15.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 15 (32.61%) IPsec
2 8 (17.39%) SMTP
3 7 (15.22%) FTP
3 7 (15.22%) Internet
3 7 (15.22%) SSH
4 4 (8.70%) Wireless
5 3 (6.52%) Network Security
6 2 (4.35%) NAS
6 2 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Redmine
General
1 7 (15.22%) Legal
2 5 (10.87%) Law
2 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Consultant
2 10 (21.74%) Security Advisor
2 10 (21.74%) Security Consultant
3 7 (15.22%) Information Assurance Leader
4 5 (10.87%) Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Security Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Information Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Information Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Information Security Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Security Manager
6 2 (4.35%) CISSP Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Information Security Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (4.35%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) CISSP Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 1 (2.17%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 24 (52.17%) Management Information System
2 19 (41.30%) CESG
3 15 (32.61%) Cryptography
4 8 (17.39%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.35%) EMC VMAX
5 2 (4.35%) EMC VNX
5 2 (4.35%) PKI
5 2 (4.35%) Smart Energy
5 2 (4.35%) Smart Meter
5 2 (4.35%) VCE vBlock
6 1 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.17%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Windows
2 8 (17.39%) Unix
3 7 (15.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (63.04%) Information Security
2 27 (58.70%) Risk Management
3 26 (56.52%) Information Assurance
4 22 (47.83%) Security Management
5 21 (45.65%) Information Security Management
6 14 (30.43%) Cybersecurity
7 13 (28.26%) Risk Assessment
8 12 (26.09%) Data Protection
8 12 (26.09%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (19.57%) Patch Management
10 8 (17.39%) Ethical Hacking
11 7 (15.22%) Fuzz Testing
11 7 (15.22%) ITIL
11 7 (15.22%) OWASP
11 7 (15.22%) Security Architecture
12 6 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (10.87%) Kalman Filter
14 4 (8.70%) SOA
15 3 (6.52%) Business Continuity
15 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 35 (76.09%) CISSP
2 27 (58.70%) Security Cleared
3 22 (47.83%) SC Cleared
4 19 (41.30%) CESG Certified Professional
5 16 (34.78%) CISM
6 10 (21.74%) CCSP
6 10 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (19.57%) CCDP
7 9 (19.57%) CCNP
7 9 (19.57%) CEH
8 5 (10.87%) Degree
9 4 (8.70%) CISA
9 4 (8.70%) DV Cleared
10 2 (4.35%) SANS
11 1 (2.17%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 1 (2.17%) CCIE
11 1 (2.17%) CRISC
11 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (2.17%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (56.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (34.78%) PCI DSS
3 13 (28.26%) RMADS
4 10 (21.74%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 10 (21.74%) JSP 440
5 1 (2.17%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 9 (19.57%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.22%) Sendmail
3 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.74%) Cisco
3 9 (19.57%) CheckPoint
4 8 (17.39%) Citrix
4 8 (17.39%) Oracle
5 2 (4.35%) Arqiva
5 2 (4.35%) EMC
5 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.35%) VMware