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 January 2017 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
England / South West
Rank 119 128 115
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Contract jobs citing CISM 11 9 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.43% 0.31% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.26% 0.91% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 16
Median daily rate £358 £403 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.18% -23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £386 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £490 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £70.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -

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
876 989 906
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.90% 34.21% 30.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 568 626 540
Median daily rate £410 £383 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.18% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 81 53
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.50 £38.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% +6.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.10 £46.00 £48.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +105.12%

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 January 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
Wiltshire +7 7 £358 -35.00%
Bristol +6 4 - - 5
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 27 (100.00%) Information Security
2 23 (85.19%) CISSP
3 17 (62.96%) CISA
4 15 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (40.74%) Risk Management
6 10 (37.04%) Data Protection
7 9 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (33.33%) ITIL
8 8 (29.63%) Firewall
8 8 (29.63%) CESG
8 8 (29.63%) Incident Management
8 8 (29.63%) Network Security
8 8 (29.63%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (25.93%) PCI DSS
9 7 (25.93%) Retail
10 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
10 6 (22.22%) Security Architecture
11 5 (18.52%) Degree
11 5 (18.52%) Banking
11 5 (18.52%) Validation
11 5 (18.52%) Finance
12 4 (14.81%) Risk Assessment
12 4 (14.81%) TOGAF
12 4 (14.81%) Sourcefire
12 4 (14.81%) Snort
12 4 (14.81%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (14.81%) ETL
12 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
12 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
12 4 (14.81%) Web Services

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 3 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) Firewall
1 8 (29.63%) Network Security
2 4 (14.81%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (25.93%) Retail
2 5 (18.52%) Banking
2 5 (18.52%) Finance
3 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Analyst
1 10 (37.04%) Security Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) CISSP Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) IT Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) IT Security Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Information Security Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Security Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Consultant
5 4 (14.81%) Information Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Security Consultant
6 3 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Information Security Project Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Security Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Security Project Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Tester
7 2 (7.41%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Risk Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) Web Services
2 3 (11.11%) .NET
2 3 (11.11%) AppFabric
2 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 3 (11.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) CESG
2 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 4 (14.81%) Cyber Defence
4 3 (11.11%) CESG CLAS
4 3 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
1 3 (11.11%) Solaris
1 3 (11.11%) Unix
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
1 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (40.74%) Risk Management
3 10 (37.04%) Data Protection
4 9 (33.33%) ITIL
4 9 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (29.63%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (29.63%) Incident Management
6 6 (22.22%) Security Architecture
7 5 (18.52%) Validation
8 4 (14.81%) Defect Management
8 4 (14.81%) ETL
8 4 (14.81%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
8 4 (14.81%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (14.81%) Threat Modelling
8 4 (14.81%) Time Management
8 4 (14.81%) TOGAF
9 3 (11.11%) SDLC
9 3 (11.11%) Test Planning
9 3 (11.11%) Threat Analysis
Qualifications
1 23 (85.19%) CISSP
2 17 (62.96%) CISA
3 5 (18.52%) Degree
4 4 (14.81%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (14.81%) CHECK Team Member
4 4 (14.81%) CREST Certified
5 3 (11.11%) CLAS
5 3 (11.11%) ISEB
5 3 (11.11%) ISTQB
6 1 (3.70%) CEH
6 1 (3.70%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.70%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (25.93%) PCI DSS
3 3 (11.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (7.41%) COBIT
4 2 (7.41%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Snort
2 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (11.11%) Nessus
2 3 (11.11%) Nmap
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Sourcefire
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Qualys