The table below looks at the statistics for CISM in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISM over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 134 106 117
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +11
Contract jobs citing CISM 11 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.56% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.68% 3.10% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 7
Median daily rate £471 £325 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -38.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £513 £463
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +10.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.81 - -
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 West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
653 451 466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.17% 18.10% 18.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 254 222
Median daily rate £400 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 35 26
Median hourly rate £36.00 £34.00 £23.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +41.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £13.06 £14.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.50 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +15.38%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing CISM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CISM Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CISM
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

CISM Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

CISM
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISM across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

CISM Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

CISM
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Warwickshire -6 3 £500 +60.00%
Coventry - 3 £493 - 1
Birmingham -19 2 £338 -37.20% 5
Solihull - 1 - -
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England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for CISM.

1 21 (100.00%) CISSP
1 21 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (38.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (38.10%) Data Protection
3 7 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 6 (28.57%) ITIL
4 6 (28.57%) CISA
5 5 (23.81%) Security Management
5 5 (23.81%) CRISC
6 4 (19.05%) Security Testing
6 4 (19.05%) APMP
6 4 (19.05%) Data Privacy
6 4 (19.05%) MS Project
6 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 3 (14.29%) Information Security Management
7 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
7 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (14.29%) ISMS
7 3 (14.29%) Security Architecture
7 3 (14.29%) Business Transformation
8 2 (9.52%) SABSA
8 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
8 2 (9.52%) ISO27005
8 2 (9.52%) Threat Modelling
8 2 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (9.52%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (9.52%) Qualys

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (9.52%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Network Security
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Consultant
2 8 (38.10%) Security Consultant
3 7 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) Information Security Manager
4 4 (19.05%) Security Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Information Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Security Architect
6 2 (9.52%) CISSP Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Compliance Officer
6 2 (9.52%) Information Security Compliance Officer
6 2 (9.52%) Information Security Officer
6 2 (9.52%) Information Security Project Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Programme Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Security Officer
6 2 (9.52%) Security Project Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Information Security Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) CESG
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
2 2 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
2 2 (9.52%) Smartcard
3 1 (4.76%) PMI
3 1 (4.76%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (38.10%) Data Protection
3 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 7 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 6 (28.57%) ITIL
5 5 (23.81%) Security Management
6 4 (19.05%) Data Privacy
6 4 (19.05%) Security Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Business Transformation
7 3 (14.29%) Information Security Management
7 3 (14.29%) ISMS
7 3 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Security Architecture
7 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (9.52%) Business Development
8 2 (9.52%) Data Security
8 2 (9.52%) IT Governance
8 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
8 2 (9.52%) SABSA
8 2 (9.52%) Threat Modelling
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) CISSP
2 6 (28.57%) CISA
3 5 (23.81%) CRISC
4 4 (19.05%) APMP
4 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (9.52%) CEH
5 2 (9.52%) Degree
5 2 (9.52%) IISP
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.76%) CASP
6 1 (4.76%) CGEIT
6 1 (4.76%) CISMP
6 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
6 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 2 (9.52%) ISAE 3402
3 2 (9.52%) ISO 9001
3 2 (9.52%) ISO27005
3 2 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (4.76%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) ArcSight
1 2 (9.52%) Barracuda Networks
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco
1 2 (9.52%) IBM
1 2 (9.52%) Intel Security
1 2 (9.52%) ION Trading
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
1 2 (9.52%) Qualys
1 2 (9.52%) Sun
1 2 (9.52%) Tripwire