The table below looks at the statistics for ISMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISMS over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
England / West Midlands
Rank 110 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ISMS 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.38% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £488 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £363
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +24.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1863 1960 1540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.04% 80.76% 72.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1162 1071 923
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 64 95
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.04 £11.67 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.95 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

ISMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing ISMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ISMS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

ISMS
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

ISMS Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

ISMS
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISMS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

ISMS Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

ISMS
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 ISMS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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
Birmingham - 5 £500 - 1
Wolverhampton - 2 £363 -
Warwickshire - 1 £563 -
Worcestershire - 1 - -
ISMS
England

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for ISMS.

1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (91.67%) Security Management
3 10 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (66.67%) Management Information System
5 7 (58.33%) Information Security Management
6 6 (50.00%) Data Protection
6 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
7 5 (41.67%) Freedom of Information
7 5 (41.67%) Risk Management
8 4 (33.33%) IT Governance
8 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (33.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 3 (25.00%) PABX
9 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (25.00%) Records Management
9 3 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (25.00%) Information Assurance
9 3 (25.00%) CESG
9 3 (25.00%) CISSP
9 3 (25.00%) CISM
10 2 (16.67%) ITIL
10 2 (16.67%) CRM
10 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
10 2 (16.67%) ERP
10 2 (16.67%) Sentinel
10 2 (16.67%) CEH
10 2 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
10 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 2 (16.67%) CISMP

ISMS
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:

Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (16.67%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) PABX
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) PBX
General
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Information Manager
1 7 (58.33%) Information Security Manager
1 7 (58.33%) Security Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Information Security Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Telephony Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Author
3 1 (8.33%) Head of Information
3 1 (8.33%) Head of Information Management
3 1 (8.33%) Head of Knowledge Management
3 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 5 (41.67%) Freedom of Information
3 3 (25.00%) CESG
3 3 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (8.33%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (91.67%) Security Management
3 7 (58.33%) Information Security Management
4 6 (50.00%) Data Protection
5 5 (41.67%) Risk Management
6 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (33.33%) IT Governance
7 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (25.00%) Information Assurance
7 3 (25.00%) Records Management
8 2 (16.67%) CRM
8 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
8 2 (16.67%) ERP
8 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
8 2 (16.67%) ITIL
8 2 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
8 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 1 (8.33%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CISM
1 3 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (16.67%) CEH
2 2 (16.67%) CISMP
2 2 (16.67%) CRISC
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 4 (33.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (16.67%) GPG13
4 2 (16.67%) RMADS
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle