Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for ISMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ISMS over the 6 months to 27 July 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 235 224 299
Rank change year-on-year -11 +75 -
Contract jobs citing ISMS 3 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.046% 0.12% 0.044%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.053% 0.14% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
City of London median daily rate £340 £375 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.33% -17.58% -
10th Percentile £228 £325 £381
90th Percentile £452 £538 £516
Central London median daily rate £340 £375 £484
% change year-on-year -9.33% -22.48% +48.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5663 5908 9330
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 87.59% 86.68% 82.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 4368 4791 7311
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £319 £313 £286
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 49 92
City of London median hourly rate £20.27 £20.00 £21.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.35% -6.54% -2.17%
10th Percentile £13.31 £11.25 £10.82
90th Percentile £29.77 £47.85 £53.63
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -6.50% -4.76% -

ISMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing ISMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for ISMS in the City of London

ISMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISMS in the City of London

ISMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISMS in the City of London over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISMS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for ISMS.

1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 3 (100.00%) Security Management
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (33.33%) GDPR
3 1 (33.33%) CA
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Legal

ISMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Compliance Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Information Officer
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Officer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 3 (100.00%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) GDPR
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco