The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 143 138 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing CISM 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.063% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.72% 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£468 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.80% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £493 £481 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.33% +6.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
974 898 656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 29.12% 28.40% 29.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 597 570 356
Average daily rate £400 £395 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +8.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £502 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 34 54
Average hourly rate £41.24 £35.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.82% +89.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.36 £19.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CISM across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CISM
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

CISM Daily Rate Trend in the South West

CISM
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISM across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

CISM Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

CISM
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Bristol - 3 £496 - 2
Wiltshire - 3 £375 - 5
Gloucestershire -3 1 - - 3
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CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing CISM 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 CISM.

1 15 (83.33%) CISSP
1 15 (83.33%) Information Security
2 9 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (44.44%) Firewall
3 8 (44.44%) Data Protection
3 8 (44.44%) PCI DSS
4 7 (38.89%) Security Management
4 7 (38.89%) Security Testing
5 6 (33.33%) Finance
5 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
6 5 (27.78%) Test Planning
6 5 (27.78%) ISTQB
6 5 (27.78%) ISEB
6 5 (27.78%) Network Security
7 4 (22.22%) CISA
7 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
7 4 (22.22%) ITIL
7 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
7 4 (22.22%) Windows
7 4 (22.22%) Cyber Security
8 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
8 3 (16.67%) Information Security Management
8 3 (16.67%) CESG
8 3 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
8 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
9 2 (11.11%) PKI
9 2 (11.11%) Incident Management

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing CISM 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 CISM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) IIS
1 2 (11.11%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Firewall
2 5 (27.78%) Network Security
3 2 (11.11%) LAN
3 2 (11.11%) WAN
3 2 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Security Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Security Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Information Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Test Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) CLAS Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Security Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Information Assurance Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Information Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Security Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
1 2 (11.11%) AppFabric
2 1 (5.56%) WCF
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 3 (16.67%) CESG
2 3 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (11.11%) PKI
4 1 (5.56%) RMADS
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Information Security
2 8 (44.44%) Data Protection
3 7 (38.89%) Security Testing
3 7 (38.89%) Security Management
4 5 (27.78%) Test Planning
5 4 (22.22%) Cyber Security
5 4 (22.22%) ITIL
5 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
6 3 (16.67%) Information Security Management
6 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
7 2 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 2 (11.11%) Data Security
7 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 2 (11.11%) ETL
7 2 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (11.11%) Information Assurance
7 2 (11.11%) Security Architecture
7 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) CISSP
2 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
3 5 (27.78%) ISEB
3 5 (27.78%) ISTQB
4 4 (22.22%) CISA
5 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.56%) CISMP
6 1 (5.56%) CHFI
6 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (5.56%) MCP
6 1 (5.56%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (44.44%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.11%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.11%) Sourcefire