Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for CISM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 24 June 2018 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)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 107 131
Rank change year-on-year -18 +24 -16
Contract jobs citing CISM 7 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.24% 0.19% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.07% 1.53% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Edinburgh median daily rate £525 £425 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.53% -16.67% -
10th Percentile £398 £413 £492
90th Percentile £573 £448 £552
Scotland median daily rate £450 £425 £510
% change year-on-year +5.88% -16.67% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 228 262 274
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 7.87% 12.52% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 168 142
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £241 £206 £243
90th Percentile £563 £583 £550
Scotland median daily rate £363 £369 £350
% change year-on-year -1.76% +5.43% +0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate £13.00 £49.62 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -73.80% +24.04% +14.29%
10th Percentile £12.67 £43.39 £16.70
90th Percentile £27.30 £52.17 £43.50
Scotland median hourly rate £15.75 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -58.00% - +32.74%

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for CISM in Edinburgh

CISM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CISM in Edinburgh

CISM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CISM in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CISM in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for CISM.

1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
3 3 (42.86%) CISA
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 3 (42.86%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Security Management
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (42.86%) Security Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) ArchiMate
3 3 (42.86%) IaaS
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (14.29%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (14.29%) GDPR
4 1 (14.29%) GSEC
4 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
4 1 (14.29%) Information Management
4 1 (14.29%) CEH

CISM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) IaaS
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Security Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) ArchiMate
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) Security Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Security Management
2 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 3 (42.86%) CISA
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (14.29%) CEH
4 1 (14.29%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (14.29%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) GDPR
2 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS