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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISMS over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 234 243 218
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -25
Contract jobs citing ISMS 20 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.056% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.077% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 8
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£413 £400 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £166 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £640 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £368 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -8.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
7100 6532 5713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 76.24% 72.84% 71.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4058 3629 3021
Average daily rate £398 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.24% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 263 236
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

ISMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISMS across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISMS within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 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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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
East Sussex -4 13 £413 +2.16% 1
Surrey - 6 £340 -
Sussex - 1 £425 -
ISMS
England

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing ISMS 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 ISMS.

1 42 (97.67%) Information Security
2 39 (90.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (65.12%) Risk Management
4 25 (58.14%) Information Security Management
4 25 (58.14%) Security Management
5 14 (32.56%) Management Information System
6 11 (25.58%) RMADS
6 11 (25.58%) Information Assurance
7 10 (23.26%) PCI DSS
7 10 (23.26%) CISSP
7 10 (23.26%) CISA
7 10 (23.26%) CISM
7 10 (23.26%) Legal
8 9 (20.93%) Migration
8 9 (20.93%) Data Protection
9 8 (18.60%) Network Security
9 8 (18.60%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (16.28%) Service Delivery
10 7 (16.28%) Change Management
10 7 (16.28%) Risk Assessment
11 6 (13.95%) Data Protection Act
11 6 (13.95%) IIS
11 6 (13.95%) SAN
11 6 (13.95%) MS Exchange
11 6 (13.95%) VoIP
11 6 (13.95%) VPN
11 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
11 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
11 6 (13.95%) Citrix
11 6 (13.95%) Firewall

ISMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing ISMS 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 ISMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.95%) IIS
1 6 (13.95%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) Network Security
2 6 (13.95%) iSCSI
2 6 (13.95%) Firewall
2 6 (13.95%) VoIP
2 6 (13.95%) VPN
2 6 (13.95%) SAN
3 1 (2.33%) Extranet
General
1 10 (23.26%) Legal
2 1 (2.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Consultant
1 12 (27.91%) Security Consultant
2 11 (25.58%) Information Manager
2 11 (25.58%) Information Security Manager
2 11 (25.58%) Security Manager
3 9 (20.93%) Analyst
3 9 (20.93%) Security Analyst
4 8 (18.60%) Information Analyst
4 8 (18.60%) Information Security Analyst
5 7 (16.28%) Senior Manager
6 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Chief Information Officer
6 6 (13.95%) Chief Information Security Officer
6 6 (13.95%) Information Security Officer
6 6 (13.95%) Chief Security Officer
6 6 (13.95%) Security Officer
6 6 (13.95%) Senior Information Security Officer
7 5 (11.63%) IT Support
7 5 (11.63%) Senior IT Support
7 5 (11.63%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) Management Information System
2 11 (25.58%) RMADS
3 6 (13.95%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (13.95%) Replication
3 6 (13.95%) Data Centre
4 5 (11.63%) Cryptography
4 5 (11.63%) PKI
4 5 (11.63%) Smart Meter
5 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.98%) Statistics
6 1 (2.33%) Taxonomies
6 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (97.67%) Information Security
2 28 (65.12%) Risk Management
3 25 (58.14%) Information Security Management
3 25 (58.14%) Security Management
4 11 (25.58%) Information Assurance
5 9 (20.93%) Data Protection
5 9 (20.93%) Migration
6 8 (18.60%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (16.28%) Service Delivery
7 7 (16.28%) Change Management
7 7 (16.28%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (13.95%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (13.95%) Mobile Device Management
9 5 (11.63%) Vulnerability Management
9 5 (11.63%) Security Testing
9 5 (11.63%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (11.63%) Information Management
10 4 (9.30%) ITIL
10 4 (9.30%) Incident Management
11 3 (6.98%) PDCA
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) CISSP
1 10 (23.26%) CISA
1 10 (23.26%) CISM
2 5 (11.63%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (90.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (23.26%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.33%) BS25999
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
1 6 (13.95%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
1 6 (13.95%) Citrix
1 6 (13.95%) VMware