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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 127 107 123
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +16
Contract jobs citing CISM 15 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.48% 0.46% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.35% 2.55% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 3
Median daily rate £495 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.11%
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
639 431 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.28% 17.96% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 262 203
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 36 33
Median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £20.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +48.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.06 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £43.52 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £24.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+22.91% +26.31%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Coventry - 5 £493 - 5
Warwickshire - 4 £500 - 2
Birmingham -18 2 £438 -23.91% 5
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
2 19 (90.48%) Information Security
3 8 (38.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 7 (33.33%) Data Protection
5 6 (28.57%) CISA
6 5 (23.81%) Security Management
6 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
6 5 (23.81%) CRISC
7 4 (19.05%) APMP
7 4 (19.05%) Security Testing
7 4 (19.05%) Data Privacy
7 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (19.05%) MS Project
7 4 (19.05%) ITIL
8 3 (14.29%) Information Security Management
8 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
8 3 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
8 3 (14.29%) ISMS
8 3 (14.29%) Security Architecture
8 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (14.29%) Business Transformation
9 2 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
9 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
9 2 (9.52%) ArcSight
9 2 (9.52%) Qualys
9 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
9 2 (9.52%) Barracuda Networks

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 5 (23.81%) Security Manager
5 4 (19.05%) Information Security Manager
6 3 (14.29%) Information Manager
7 2 (9.52%) Architect
7 2 (9.52%) CISSP Consultant
7 2 (9.52%) Information Security Project Manager
7 2 (9.52%) Programme Manager
7 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
7 2 (9.52%) Security Architect
7 2 (9.52%) Security Project Manager
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Information Security Consultant
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Security Consultant
8 1 (4.76%) Compliance Officer
8 1 (4.76%) Head of Information Security
8 1 (4.76%) Security Compliance Officer
8 1 (4.76%) SOC Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
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%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) CESG
3 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.76%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Information Security
2 7 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
3 5 (23.81%) Security Management
4 4 (19.05%) Data Privacy
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL
4 4 (19.05%) Security Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Business Transformation
5 3 (14.29%) Information Security Management
5 3 (14.29%) ISMS
5 3 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Security Architecture
5 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) Business Development
6 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
6 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
6 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
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%) Degree
5 2 (9.52%) IISP
5 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.76%) CASP
6 1 (4.76%) CEH
6 1 (4.76%) CGEIT
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
6 1 (4.76%) SC 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