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 1 July 2016 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.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 137 134 146
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Contract jobs citing CISM 8 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.27% 0.41% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.80% 1.46% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 3
Median daily rate £500 £389 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.53% -9.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £354 £406
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £485 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £485 £436 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.17% -3.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.62 - -
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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
1006 888 949
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.36% 28.11% 31.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 614 522 622
Median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 52 53
Median hourly rate £27.50 £42.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.52% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.98 £15.23 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+28.88% +12.50%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing CISM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 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
Bristol +7 6 £500 +6.95% 1
Gloucestershire -6 1 £500 -
Wiltshire -7 1 - -
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CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CISM 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 West region with a requirement for CISM.

1 15 (100.00%) CISSP
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
3 7 (46.67%) Information Security
3 7 (46.67%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (33.33%) GIAC
4 5 (33.33%) CEH
4 5 (33.33%) CISA
4 5 (33.33%) Security Operations
4 5 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (26.67%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (20.00%) COBIT
6 3 (20.00%) CRISC
6 3 (20.00%) SDLC
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) IT Audit
7 2 (13.33%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (13.33%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (13.33%) CLAS
7 2 (13.33%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
7 2 (13.33%) ITIL
7 2 (13.33%) Windows
7 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (13.33%) Network Security
7 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
7 2 (13.33%) Degree
7 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
7 2 (13.33%) OWASP

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Network Security
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Consultant
2 10 (66.67%) Security Consultant
3 5 (33.33%) SOC Consultant
4 4 (26.67%) Operations Consultant
5 3 (20.00%) Information Security Consultant
6 2 (13.33%) Governance Consultant
6 2 (13.33%) Information Governance Consultant
6 2 (13.33%) Information Security Risk Consultant
6 2 (13.33%) Risk Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) Architect
7 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) Information Specialist
7 1 (6.67%) IT Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) Risk Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) Security Architect
7 1 (6.67%) Security Specialist
7 1 (6.67%) SIEM Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) Solutions Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) Splunk Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (26.67%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) CESG
3 1 (6.67%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (6.67%) Cryptography
3 1 (6.67%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Solaris
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (46.67%) Information Security
2 5 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 3 (20.00%) IT Audit
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (13.33%) Information Assurance
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) OWASP
4 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (6.67%) Compliance Audit
5 1 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (6.67%) SABSA
5 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) SIEM
5 1 (6.67%) Threat Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Validation
5 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) CISSP
2 5 (33.33%) CEH
2 5 (33.33%) CISA
2 5 (33.33%) GIAC
3 3 (20.00%) CRISC
4 2 (13.33%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (13.33%) CLAS
4 2 (13.33%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) SANS
5 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (20.00%) COBIT
3 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (6.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (6.67%) JSP 440
4 1 (6.67%) RMADS
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Nessus
1 1 (6.67%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Qualys
1 1 (6.67%) Splunk