The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for ISMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ISMS over the 3 months to 26 April 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.

Information Security Management System (ISMS)
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 67 -
Rank change year-on-year -17 -  
Contract jobs citing ISMS 1 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.095% 0.75% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £525 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £433 £413
% change year-on-year +4.04% +4.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 - -

ISMS is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 883 911 1058
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 83.54% 85.14% 80.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 493 512
Median daily rate £411 £410 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.24% +15.49%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 25
Median hourly rate £31.00 £38.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.48% +40.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year +2.77% +17.07%  

ISMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing ISMS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for ISMS in Buckinghamshire

ISMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISMS in Buckinghamshire

ISMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISMS in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISMS in Buckinghamshire

ISMS
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISMS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
Milton Keynes -8 1 - -
ISMS
South East

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for ISMS.

1 16 (88.89%) CISSP
1 16 (88.89%) CESG
1 16 (88.89%) CESG Certified Professional
2 13 (72.22%) SC Cleared
2 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
3 12 (66.67%) IPsec
3 12 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
3 12 (66.67%) Cryptography
4 11 (61.11%) Risk Management
4 11 (61.11%) RMADS
4 11 (61.11%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (55.56%) DV Cleared
6 9 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
6 9 (50.00%) Management Information System
7 8 (44.44%) Wireless
7 8 (44.44%) Test Strategy
7 8 (44.44%) Information Assurance
8 5 (27.78%) Windows Vista
8 5 (27.78%) Internet
8 5 (27.78%) Citrix
8 5 (27.78%) SMTP
8 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
8 5 (27.78%) Oracle
8 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
8 5 (27.78%) Windows
8 5 (27.78%) Client/Server
8 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
9 4 (22.22%) Security Architecture
10 3 (16.67%) Fuzz Testing
10 3 (16.67%) Patch Management

ISMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) IPsec
2 8 (44.44%) Wireless
3 5 (27.78%) Internet
3 5 (27.78%) SMTP
4 3 (16.67%) FTP
4 3 (16.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Redmine
General
1 2 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Security Advisor
2 2 (11.11%) Information Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 16 (88.89%) CESG
2 9 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (27.78%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
1 5 (27.78%) Windows Vista
2 3 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Cryptography
1 12 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 11 (61.11%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (61.11%) Risk Management
3 9 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (44.44%) Information Assurance
4 8 (44.44%) Test Strategy
5 4 (22.22%) Security Architecture
6 3 (16.67%) Fuzz Testing
6 3 (16.67%) OWASP
6 3 (16.67%) Patch Management
7 2 (11.11%) Information Security
7 2 (11.11%) Matrix Management
7 2 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 2 (11.11%) SOA
8 1 (5.56%) BCP
8 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
8 1 (5.56%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (5.56%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 16 (88.89%) CESG Certified Professional
1 16 (88.89%) CISSP
2 13 (72.22%) SC Cleared
2 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
3 10 (55.56%) DV Cleared
4 2 (11.11%) CISM
4 2 (11.11%) IISP
4 2 (11.11%) ISACA
5 1 (5.56%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (61.11%) RMADS
2 2 (11.11%) FedRAMP
2 2 (11.11%) HIPAA
2 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 3 (16.67%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Citrix
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle