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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for CISM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 7 August 2022 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
7 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 87 86 66
Rank change year-on-year -1 -20 +56
Contract jobs citing CISM 6 1 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.44% 0.083% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.10% 0.54% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
10th Percentile £578 - -
25th Percentile £600 £263 £725
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £625 £275 £750
Median % change year-on-year +127.27% -63.33% +42.86%
75th Percentile £641 £288 £775
90th Percentile £646 - -
England median daily rate £600 £584 £575
% change year-on-year +2.78% +1.52% +6.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £23.25 - -
Median hourly rate £24.50 - -
75th Percentile £25.75 - -
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £69.83 £60.35 -
% change year-on-year +15.71% - -

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 contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East Midlands
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 286 186 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 20.83% 15.53% 19.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 130 80
10th Percentile £181 £127 £150
25th Percentile £309 £250 £247
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £366 £375
Median % change year-on-year +22.87% -2.33% -6.25%
75th Percentile £535 £481 £491
90th Percentile £602 £568 £550
England median daily rate £540 £500 £481
% change year-on-year +8.00% +4.00% +1.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 16 11
10th Percentile £17.09 £13.95 £15.00
25th Percentile £18.58 £16.89 £17.50
Median hourly rate £24.00 £23.29 £22.50
Median % change year-on-year +3.05% +3.51% +28.57%
75th Percentile £35.63 £48.75 £41.25
90th Percentile £37.61 £53.25 £48.75
England median hourly rate £44.50 £31.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year +41.27% -2.33% -10.42%

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing CISM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for CISM in the East Midlands

CISM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing CISM in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for CISM in the East Midlands

CISM
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 7 August 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Nottinghamshire - 3 £650 - 1
Leicestershire - 2 £625 -
Northamptonshire -7 1 £575 +109.09% 1
CISM
England

For the 6 months to 7 August 2022, IT contractor jobs citing CISM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for CISM.

1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
2 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) SIEM
3 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (66.67%) CRISC
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) SSCP
4 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (50.00%) NIST
4 3 (50.00%) Public Sector
5 2 (33.33%) GRC
5 2 (33.33%) SOAR
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (33.33%) Data Loss Prevention
5 2 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (33.33%) NCSC
5 2 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (33.33%) Cyberattack
5 2 (33.33%) Identity Management
5 2 (33.33%) Password Management
5 2 (33.33%) NHS
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) CEH
5 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
6 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
6 1 (16.67%) CISA

CISM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
General
1 3 (50.00%) Public Sector
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Police
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Security Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Security Technical Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Cyberattack
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
1 5 (83.33%) SIEM
2 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Data Loss Prevention
3 2 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (33.33%) Password Management
3 2 (33.33%) SOAR
4 1 (16.67%) BCP
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) Security Patching
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
2 4 (66.67%) CRISC
3 3 (50.00%) SSCP
4 2 (33.33%) CEH
5 1 (16.67%) CCNA
5 1 (16.67%) CISA
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (16.67%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (16.67%) GCIH
5 1 (16.67%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (50.00%) NIST
3 2 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (33.33%) GRC
3 2 (33.33%) NCSC
4 1 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (16.67%) GDPR
4 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Rapid7