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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Rank 108 99 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing CISM 4 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.49% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.88% 3.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 0
Average daily rate
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£413 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £405
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +17.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £68.00 £41.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+64.84% +26.92%
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
457 362 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.97% 16.12% 14.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 163 131
Average daily rate £338 £348 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.87% +6.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £209 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £515 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.06% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 11 26
Average hourly rate £29.00 £13.76 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.75% -58.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £10.30 £18.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.85 £22.70 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £17.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -33.96%

CISM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CISM across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 March 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
Birmingham - 2 £443 - 2
Warwickshire - 1 £310 -
Coventry - - - - 1
Staffordshire - - - -
CISM
England

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing CISM 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 CISM.

1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (20.00%) SABSA
3 1 (20.00%) Ruckus Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) CISA
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Websense
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Finance

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing CISM 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 CISM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Network Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (20.00%) SABSA
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) CISA
2 1 (20.00%) CISMP
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Juniper
1 1 (20.00%) Websense
1 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (20.00%) F5
1 1 (20.00%) Ruckus Wireless