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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
England / South East
Rank 225 252 240
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -12
Contract jobs citing ISMS 18 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.13% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.16% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 5
Median daily rate £525 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £395 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 - -

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
6141 7080 7693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.96% 81.27% 79.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3644 4376 4221
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 274 253
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.87 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

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
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 25 February 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 +7 11 £550 +22.22%
Hampshire +1 4 £488 +14.70%
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
Berkshire +10 1 £465 +4.78%
ISMS
England

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 (82.35%) CISSP
2 19 (55.88%) CESG Certified Professional
3 18 (52.94%) SC Cleared
3 18 (52.94%) Security Cleared
3 18 (52.94%) Risk Management
3 18 (52.94%) Risk Assessment
3 18 (52.94%) CESG
4 17 (50.00%) Management Information System
5 16 (47.06%) Information Security
6 15 (44.12%) IPsec
6 15 (44.12%) Cryptography
6 15 (44.12%) RMADS
7 14 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 12 (35.29%) DV Cleared
9 11 (32.35%) Kalman Filter
9 11 (32.35%) Cybersecurity
9 11 (32.35%) Security Management
10 10 (29.41%) Wireless
10 10 (29.41%) Information Security Management
10 10 (29.41%) CISM
10 10 (29.41%) Information Assurance
11 9 (26.47%) PCI DSS
11 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
12 7 (20.59%) Windows
13 6 (17.65%) ITIL
14 5 (14.71%) Oracle
14 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
14 5 (14.71%) Client/Server
14 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
14 5 (14.71%) SMTP

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 (14.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 15 (44.12%) IPsec
2 10 (29.41%) Wireless
3 5 (14.71%) Internet
3 5 (14.71%) SMTP
4 3 (8.82%) FTP
4 3 (8.82%) SSH
5 2 (5.88%) NAS
5 2 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Redmine
General
1 4 (11.76%) Legal
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Security Advisor
2 4 (11.76%) Analyst
2 4 (11.76%) Consultant
2 4 (11.76%) Information Analyst
2 4 (11.76%) Information Manager
2 4 (11.76%) Information Security Analyst
2 4 (11.76%) Information Security Manager
2 4 (11.76%) Security Analyst
2 4 (11.76%) Security Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 2 (5.88%) Designer
4 2 (5.88%) Information Security Consultant
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (5.88%) Security Consultant
4 2 (5.88%) Security Designer
5 1 (2.94%) CISSP Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Compliance Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 18 (52.94%) CESG
2 17 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (14.71%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.88%) EMC VMAX
4 2 (5.88%) EMC VNX
4 2 (5.88%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 1 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.94%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Windows Vista
3 3 (8.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Risk Assessment
1 18 (52.94%) Risk Management
2 16 (47.06%) Information Security
3 15 (44.12%) Cryptography
4 11 (32.35%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (32.35%) Kalman Filter
4 11 (32.35%) Security Management
5 10 (29.41%) Information Assurance
5 10 (29.41%) Information Security Management
6 6 (17.65%) ITIL
7 5 (14.71%) Patch Management
8 4 (11.76%) Business Continuity
8 4 (11.76%) OWASP
8 4 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Security Architecture
9 3 (8.82%) Fuzz Testing
9 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
10 2 (5.88%) Converged Infrastructure
10 2 (5.88%) Internal Audit
10 2 (5.88%) Matrix Organization
Qualifications
1 28 (82.35%) CISSP
2 19 (55.88%) CESG Certified Professional
3 18 (52.94%) SC Cleared
3 18 (52.94%) Security Cleared
4 12 (35.29%) DV Cleared
5 10 (29.41%) CISM
6 5 (14.71%) CISA
7 2 (5.88%) CCDP
7 2 (5.88%) CCNP
7 2 (5.88%) CCSP
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (5.88%) IISP
7 2 (5.88%) ISACA
8 1 (2.94%) CEH
8 1 (2.94%) CLAS
8 1 (2.94%) CRISC
8 1 (2.94%) Degree
8 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (44.12%) RMADS
2 14 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (26.47%) PCI DSS
4 2 (5.88%) FedRAMP
4 2 (5.88%) HIPAA
4 2 (5.88%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (2.94%) ISO27005
5 1 (2.94%) JSP 440
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) Sendmail
3 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) Citrix
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco
3 2 (5.88%) EMC
3 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.88%) VMware