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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 134 133 140
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing CISM 8 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.28% 0.20% 0.093%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.86% 0.69% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £500 £352 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.14% -25.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £323 £467
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £381 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £415 £470
% change year-on-year
+9.63% -11.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £68.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +81.33%
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
931 864 1060
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 32.00% 28.29% 32.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 480 620
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £293 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 36 53
Median hourly rate £42.13 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.85% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £19.85 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 5 May 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 +5 5 - - 2
Bristol - 2 £534 - 1
Gloucestershire +6 1 £500 -
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (93.75%) CISSP
2 8 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 6 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
4 5 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (31.25%) CEH
4 5 (31.25%) Firewall
4 5 (31.25%) GIAC
4 5 (31.25%) Information Security
4 5 (31.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 5 (31.25%) Security Operations
4 5 (31.25%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (25.00%) Information Assurance
6 3 (18.75%) Security Testing
6 3 (18.75%) CISA
6 3 (18.75%) PCI DSS
6 3 (18.75%) CRISC
6 3 (18.75%) IT Audit
7 2 (12.50%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (12.50%) CLAS
7 2 (12.50%) Banking
7 2 (12.50%) ITSM
7 2 (12.50%) COBIT
7 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
7 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (12.50%) Degree
8 1 (6.25%) Security Architecture

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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) Network Security
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Toad
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Consultant
2 10 (62.50%) Security Consultant
3 5 (31.25%) SOC Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) Operations Consultant
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Security Consultant
6 2 (12.50%) Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Audit Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) IT Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) IT Risk Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Auditor
7 1 (6.25%) Information Assurance Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) IT Auditor
7 1 (6.25%) IT Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) IT Security Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) Security Architect
7 1 (6.25%) SIEM Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) Solutions Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) Splunk Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 5 (31.25%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) CESG
4 1 (6.25%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.25%) Cryptography
4 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Solaris
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Risk Management
2 5 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (31.25%) Information Security
2 5 (31.25%) Security Operations
3 4 (25.00%) Information Assurance
4 3 (18.75%) IT Audit
4 3 (18.75%) Security Testing
5 2 (12.50%) ITSM
6 1 (6.25%) BCP
6 1 (6.25%) Identity Management
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (6.25%) Security Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) Time Management
6 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
6 1 (6.25%) Validation
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) CISSP
2 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (31.25%) CEH
3 5 (31.25%) GIAC
3 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
4 3 (18.75%) CISA
4 3 (18.75%) CRISC
5 2 (12.50%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (12.50%) CLAS
5 2 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
6 1 (6.25%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (18.75%) PCI DSS
3 2 (12.50%) COBIT
3 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (6.25%) COSO
4 1 (6.25%) JSP 440
4 1 (6.25%) RMADS
4 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (6.25%) SSAE 16
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Nessus
1 1 (6.25%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Qualys
1 1 (6.25%) SAP
1 1 (6.25%) Splunk