The table below looks at the statistics for ISMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISMS over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
England / South West
Rank 136 145 148
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Contract jobs citing ISMS 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% 0.033% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.041% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £363 - £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2201 2438 2506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 82.43% 81.21% 78.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1454 1663 1642
Median daily rate £400 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £275 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 122 86
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +16.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.80 £15.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

ISMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing ISMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ISMS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

ISMS
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

ISMS Daily Rate Trend in the South West

ISMS
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 ISMS within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 February 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
Bristol +7 3 - -
Dorset - 1 £363 -
ISMS
England

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ISMS 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 ISMS.

1 11 (91.67%) Information Security Management
1 11 (91.67%) Security Management
1 11 (91.67%) Information Security
2 9 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (66.67%) Data Protection
3 8 (66.67%) CISSP
4 6 (50.00%) ITIL
4 6 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (50.00%) CISA
4 6 (50.00%) ITIL V3
4 6 (50.00%) BitLocker
5 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
6 3 (25.00%) Project Management
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Facilities Management
6 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (25.00%) System Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (16.67%) Regulatory Compliance
7 2 (16.67%) Degree
7 2 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 1 (8.33%) CESG
8 1 (8.33%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
8 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
8 1 (8.33%) Computer Security
8 1 (8.33%) RMADS

ISMS
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) Security Analyst
3 6 (50.00%) Information Analyst
3 6 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Consultant
5 2 (16.67%) IT Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Security Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Design Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) IT Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) IT Security Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) CESG
3 1 (8.33%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Information Security
1 11 (91.67%) Information Security Management
1 11 (91.67%) Security Management
2 8 (66.67%) Data Protection
3 6 (50.00%) ITIL
3 6 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 6 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (25.00%) Facilities Management
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (25.00%) System Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Regulatory Compliance
6 1 (8.33%) Computer Security
6 1 (8.33%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) CISSP
2 6 (50.00%) CISA
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) CLAS
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) RMADS
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft