The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for CISM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 67 53
Contract jobs citing CISM 0 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.38% 1.35%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.70% 5.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £375 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -30.23%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £480 £430
% change year-on-year +4.16% +11.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £27.62 -
% change year-on-year +66.54% -  

CISM is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 88 176 183
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 13.88% 22.00% 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 327 278
Median daily rate £400 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 13
Median hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% -3.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £38.75 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +16.07% +24.44%  

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing CISM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for CISM in Birmingham

CISM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CISM in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for CISM in Birmingham