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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 241 268 249
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -19
Contract jobs citing ISMS 23 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.10% 0.033%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.13% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 1
Median daily rate £475 £531 £108
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +394.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £525 £331
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +58.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.60 - £15.50
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
7216 7648 6946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.45% 79.97% 76.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4365 4548 3823
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 246 251
Median hourly rate £39.50 £24.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.58% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.82 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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
Hampshire - 11 £469 -
Buckinghamshire - 10 £525 -
West Sussex -4 2 - -
ISMS
England

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 39 (75.00%) CISSP
2 29 (55.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (53.85%) Information Assurance
3 28 (53.85%) Information Security
4 26 (50.00%) Risk Management
5 22 (42.31%) Management Information System
5 22 (42.31%) Security Cleared
6 18 (34.62%) CESG
6 18 (34.62%) CESG Certified Professional
7 17 (32.69%) Windows
7 17 (32.69%) Cybersecurity
8 16 (30.77%) SC Cleared
8 16 (30.77%) Information Security Management
8 16 (30.77%) Security Management
9 15 (28.85%) Cryptography
9 15 (28.85%) CISM
9 15 (28.85%) Active Directory
9 15 (28.85%) RMADS
10 14 (26.92%) PCI DSS
11 13 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (25.00%) Cisco
11 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 13 (25.00%) CCSP
11 13 (25.00%) IPsec
12 12 (23.08%) Client/Server
12 12 (23.08%) MS Exchange
12 12 (23.08%) SMTP
12 12 (23.08%) Oracle
12 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
12 12 (23.08%) CheckPoint

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 12 (23.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.00%) IPsec
2 12 (23.08%) Internet
2 12 (23.08%) SMTP
3 11 (21.15%) FTP
3 11 (21.15%) SSH
4 5 (9.62%) Firewall
5 3 (5.77%) Wireless
6 1 (1.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (15.38%) Legal
2 4 (7.69%) Law
3 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Consultant
2 11 (21.15%) Security Consultant
3 10 (19.23%) Security Advisor
4 8 (15.38%) Analyst
5 7 (13.46%) Security Analyst
6 6 (11.54%) Designer
6 6 (11.54%) Information Assurance Leader
6 6 (11.54%) Security Designer
7 4 (7.69%) IT Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Information Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Information Security Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Information Security Consultant
9 2 (3.85%) CISSP Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) CISSP Consultant
9 2 (3.85%) CLAS Consultant
9 2 (3.85%) Compliance Consultant
9 2 (3.85%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 2 (3.85%) Risk Consultant
10 1 (1.92%) Lean Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 22 (42.31%) Management Information System
2 18 (34.62%) CESG
3 15 (28.85%) Cryptography
4 12 (23.08%) Client/Server
5 4 (7.69%) VCE vBlock
6 2 (3.85%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.92%) PKI
7 1 (1.92%) Smart Energy
7 1 (1.92%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.69%) Windows
2 12 (23.08%) Windows Vista
3 11 (21.15%) Unix
4 5 (9.62%) Windows Server
5 4 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (53.85%) Information Assurance
1 28 (53.85%) Information Security
2 26 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 17 (32.69%) Cybersecurity
4 16 (30.77%) Information Security Management
4 16 (30.77%) Security Management
5 11 (21.15%) OWASP
5 11 (21.15%) Patch Management
6 10 (19.23%) Ethical Hacking
6 10 (19.23%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (19.23%) Risk Assessment
7 9 (17.31%) Data Protection
7 9 (17.31%) Fuzz Testing
8 6 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (11.54%) Security Architecture
9 5 (9.62%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (9.62%) Vulnerability Management
10 4 (7.69%) Change Control
10 4 (7.69%) Security Testing
10 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (75.00%) CISSP
2 22 (42.31%) Security Cleared
3 18 (34.62%) CESG Certified Professional
4 16 (30.77%) SC Cleared
5 15 (28.85%) CISM
6 13 (25.00%) CCSP
6 13 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (21.15%) CCDP
7 11 (21.15%) CCNP
7 11 (21.15%) CEH
8 5 (9.62%) Degree
8 5 (9.62%) SANS
9 4 (7.69%) SSCP
10 3 (5.77%) DV Cleared
11 2 (3.85%) CISA
11 2 (3.85%) CLAS
12 1 (1.92%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 1 (1.92%) CCIE
12 1 (1.92%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (55.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (28.85%) RMADS
3 14 (26.92%) PCI DSS
4 10 (19.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 8 (15.38%) JSP 440
6 1 (1.92%) ISO27005
System Software
1 15 (28.85%) Active Directory
2 11 (21.15%) Sendmail
3 4 (7.69%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) SCCM
1 3 (5.77%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) Cisco
1 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (23.08%) CheckPoint
2 12 (23.08%) Citrix
2 12 (23.08%) Oracle
3 5 (9.62%) Qualys
4 4 (7.69%) Splunk
5 2 (3.85%) Arqiva