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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 129 142 148
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +6
Contract jobs citing CISM 10 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.34% 0.24% 0.064%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.19% 0.80% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
Median daily rate £519 £468 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.96% +16.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £394 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £514 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.81 - -
CISM
England

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
843 995 908
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 28.98% 29.67% 29.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 500 609 577
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £250 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £520 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 65 31
Median hourly rate £34.50 £41.24 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.34% +17.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £11.78 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

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
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 24 August 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
Wiltshire +8 5 £525 +40.00%
Bristol 0 5 £506 +2.01% 1
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 17 (100.00%) CISSP
2 12 (70.59%) Information Security
3 10 (58.82%) CISA
4 7 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (35.29%) Risk Management
6 5 (29.41%) Finance
6 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (29.41%) CESG
6 5 (29.41%) Retail
7 4 (23.53%) Data Protection
7 4 (23.53%) PCI DSS
7 4 (23.53%) Security Architecture
7 4 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (17.65%) SDLC
8 3 (17.65%) Identity Access Management
8 3 (17.65%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (17.65%) Security Operations
8 3 (17.65%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (17.65%) CLAS
8 3 (17.65%) Security+ Certification
8 3 (17.65%) OWASP
8 3 (17.65%) Time Management
8 3 (17.65%) COBIT
8 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
8 3 (17.65%) CEH
9 2 (11.76%) Degree
9 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (11.76%) CESG CLAS
9 2 (11.76%) Network Security
9 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared

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 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
1 2 (11.76%) Network Security
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) VPN
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
1 5 (29.41%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Consultant
2 8 (47.06%) Security Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Information Security Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Security Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Information Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Information Security Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Risk Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) SOC Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Governance Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Information Governance Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Information Security Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Information Security Risk Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Operations Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Security Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Security Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) CESG
2 3 (17.65%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (11.76%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (11.76%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (5.88%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.88%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Solaris
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Information Security
2 6 (35.29%) Risk Management
3 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (23.53%) Data Protection
4 4 (23.53%) Security Architecture
5 3 (17.65%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (17.65%) OWASP
5 3 (17.65%) SDLC
5 3 (17.65%) Security Operations
5 3 (17.65%) Time Management
5 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
6 2 (11.76%) Business Transformation
6 2 (11.76%) Information Assurance
6 2 (11.76%) IT Audit
6 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Project Management
6 2 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (5.88%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) CISSP
2 10 (58.82%) CISA
3 3 (17.65%) CEH
3 3 (17.65%) CLAS
3 3 (17.65%) CompTIA Security+
3 3 (17.65%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (11.76%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (11.76%) Degree
4 2 (11.76%) GIAC
4 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.88%) CRISC
5 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (23.53%) PCI DSS
3 3 (17.65%) COBIT
4 2 (11.76%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (5.88%) JSP 440
5 1 (5.88%) RMADS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nessus
1 1 (5.88%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Qualys
1 1 (5.88%) Splunk