The table below looks at the statistics for ISMS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISMS over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 547 575 525
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -50
Contract jobs citing ISMS 53 20 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.095% 0.037% 0.060%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.049% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 8 18
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£416 £450 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +9.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £350 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £665 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
42679 40798 35545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.47% 74.90% 73.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 26665 25518 21197
Average daily rate £413 £400 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1239 1169 1080
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

ISMS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISMS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ISMS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ISMS
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISMS within the UK.

ISMS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ISMS
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISMS within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

ISMS Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ISMS
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISMS within the UK.

ISMS Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ISMS
Top 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISMS within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +25 53 £416 -7.50% 18
South East +19 32 £420 -23.63% 4
East Sussex +5 15 £413 -41.07% 3
London +5 15 £375 -28.57% 4
Lewes - 10 £275 - 1
Surrey - 9 £340 -
Staines - 6 £513 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £435 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £342 -
Berkshire -3 2 - -
Reading -3 2 - -
Cheshire -5 2 - -
Brighton -8 2 £413 -41.07%
North West -23 2 - - 4
City of London - 2 £375 - 1
West Midlands -15 1 £433 +20.13%
South West - 1 - - 2
Sussex - 1 £425 -
Guildford - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £450 -

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ISMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISMS.

1 91 (91.92%) Information Security
2 72 (72.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 63 (63.64%) Security Management
4 61 (61.62%) Information Security Management
5 51 (51.52%) Risk Management
6 44 (44.44%) Management Information System
7 28 (28.28%) CISSP
8 23 (23.23%) CISM
8 23 (23.23%) PCI DSS
9 19 (19.19%) CISA
10 18 (18.18%) Data Protection
11 17 (17.17%) Legal
12 15 (15.15%) Information Assurance
12 15 (15.15%) RMADS
13 14 (14.14%) Security Cleared
13 14 (14.14%) Risk Assessment
14 13 (13.13%) Change Management
14 13 (13.13%) SC Cleared
14 13 (13.13%) Data Protection Act
14 13 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (12.12%) Firewall
15 12 (12.12%) ITIL
15 12 (12.12%) Incident Management
16 11 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
17 10 (10.10%) Service Delivery
17 10 (10.10%) Microsoft
17 10 (10.10%) Active Directory
17 10 (10.10%) Migration
17 10 (10.10%) Network Security
17 10 (10.10%) CRISC

ISMS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ISMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.06%) IIS
1 6 (6.06%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.02%) Apache
2 2 (2.02%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.02%) nginx
3 1 (1.01%) SAS
3 1 (1.01%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.01%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.01%) Office 365
3 1 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.12%) Firewall
2 10 (10.10%) Network Security
3 8 (8.08%) VPN
4 6 (6.06%) SAN
4 6 (6.06%) VoIP
4 6 (6.06%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (6.06%) iSCSI
5 3 (3.03%) DHCP
5 3 (3.03%) DNS
6 2 (2.02%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.01%) VLAN
7 1 (1.01%) Extranet
7 1 (1.01%) LDAP
7 1 (1.01%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.02%) MySQL
3 1 (1.01%) EDRMS
General
1 17 (17.17%) Legal
2 9 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.05%) Finance
4 3 (3.03%) Local Government
5 2 (2.02%) Law
5 2 (2.02%) Retail
6 1 (1.01%) Banking
6 1 (1.01%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (27.27%) Security Manager
2 24 (24.24%) Analyst
3 23 (23.23%) Security Analyst
4 22 (22.22%) Information Manager
4 22 (22.22%) Information Security Manager
5 18 (18.18%) Consultant
5 18 (18.18%) Information Security Analyst
5 18 (18.18%) Information Analyst
6 16 (16.16%) Security Consultant
7 9 (9.09%) Security Officer
7 9 (9.09%) Information Security Officer
8 7 (7.07%) Senior Manager
9 6 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) Chief Security Officer
9 6 (6.06%) Chief Information Security Officer
9 6 (6.06%) Chief Information Officer
9 6 (6.06%) IT Support
9 6 (6.06%) Senior Information Security Officer
10 5 (5.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.01%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 44 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 15 (15.15%) RMADS
3 13 (13.13%) Data Protection Act
3 13 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.07%) Smart Meter
4 7 (7.07%) Cryptography
5 6 (6.06%) Replication
5 6 (6.06%) Mathematics
6 5 (5.05%) PKI
7 4 (4.04%) Freedom of Information
7 4 (4.04%) Freedom of Information Act
8 3 (3.03%) Statistics
8 3 (3.03%) CESG
9 2 (2.02%) CESG CLAS
9 2 (2.02%) BYOD
9 2 (2.02%) Computer Science
10 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.01%) User Experience
10 1 (1.01%) Taxonomies
10 1 (1.01%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (3.03%) Windows
1 3 (3.03%) Linux
2 2 (2.02%) Mac OS X
2 2 (2.02%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (91.92%) Information Security
2 63 (63.64%) Security Management
3 61 (61.62%) Information Security Management
4 51 (51.52%) Risk Management
5 18 (18.18%) Data Protection
6 15 (15.15%) Information Assurance
7 14 (14.14%) Risk Assessment
8 13 (13.13%) Change Management
9 12 (12.12%) ITIL
9 12 (12.12%) Incident Management
10 11 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (10.10%) Service Delivery
11 10 (10.10%) Migration
11 10 (10.10%) Information Governance
12 9 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
13 8 (8.08%) Penetration Testing
13 8 (8.08%) Root Cause Analysis
14 7 (7.07%) Business Continuity
15 6 (6.06%) Information Management
15 6 (6.06%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.03%) Bash Shell
2 2 (2.02%) Perl
2 2 (2.02%) Ruby
3 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.01%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (28.28%) CISSP
2 23 (23.23%) CISM
3 19 (19.19%) CISA
4 14 (14.14%) Security Cleared
5 13 (13.13%) SC Cleared
6 10 (10.10%) CRISC
7 9 (9.09%) Degree
8 2 (2.02%) Postgraduate
9 1 (1.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.01%) CISMP
9 1 (1.01%) CHFI
9 1 (1.01%) MCSA
9 1 (1.01%) MCP
9 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (72.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (23.23%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.02%) SLA
3 2 (2.02%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.02%) TickIT
3 2 (2.02%) COBIT
4 1 (1.01%) COSO
4 1 (1.01%) BS25999
4 1 (1.01%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (10.10%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.07%) vSphere
3 2 (2.02%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (10.10%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.07%) VMware
3 6 (6.06%) Citrix
4 2 (2.02%) Cisco
4 2 (2.02%) Apple
5 1 (1.01%) Tableau
5 1 (1.01%) Google
5 1 (1.01%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.01%) Hitachi
5 1 (1.01%) Lotus
5 1 (1.01%) EMC
5 1 (1.01%) Juniper
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