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 5 December 2016 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 129 143 144
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Contract jobs citing ISMS 8 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.29% 0.095% 0.060%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.12% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 2
Median daily rate £363 £525 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.95% +40.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £425 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £545 £391
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - -
ISMS
England

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
2160 2539 2557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.66% 80.50% 76.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1460 1772 1735
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 108 124
Median hourly rate £38.00 £41.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +24.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £20.63 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.80 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

ISMS Hourly 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 5 December 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
Dorset - 7 £363 -
Wiltshire -7 1 - -
ISMS
England

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 12 (92.31%) Information Security
2 11 (84.62%) Information Security Management
2 11 (84.62%) Security Management
3 10 (76.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (53.85%) CISSP
4 7 (53.85%) Management Information System
4 7 (53.85%) Data Protection
5 5 (38.46%) ITIL
5 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
5 5 (38.46%) CISA
5 5 (38.46%) ITIL V3
5 5 (38.46%) BitLocker
6 4 (30.77%) Finance
7 2 (15.38%) Fintech
7 2 (15.38%) IT Audit
7 2 (15.38%) Regulatory Compliance
7 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (15.38%) Degree
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 1 (7.69%) Intranet
8 1 (7.69%) Internet
8 1 (7.69%) Firewall
8 1 (7.69%) Law
8 1 (7.69%) CESG
8 1 (7.69%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (7.69%) Computer Security
8 1 (7.69%) RMADS
8 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
8 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
1 9 (69.23%) Security Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Information Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) IT Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Head of Information
4 2 (15.38%) Head of Information Security
4 2 (15.38%) Head of Security
4 2 (15.38%) Information Risk Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) IT Risk Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Security Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Security Risk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Design Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Fintech
3 1 (7.69%) CESG
3 1 (7.69%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Information Security
2 11 (84.62%) Information Security Management
2 11 (84.62%) Security Management
3 7 (53.85%) Data Protection
4 5 (38.46%) ITIL
4 5 (38.46%) ITIL V3
4 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) IT Audit
5 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Regulatory Compliance
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) Change Control
6 1 (7.69%) Computer Security
6 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (7.69%) Remediation Plan
6 1 (7.69%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) CISSP
2 5 (38.46%) CISA
3 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) CLAS
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (76.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) RMADS
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft