Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for CISM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 October 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 91 93
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 +3
Contract jobs citing CISM 21 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.25% 0.53% 0.084%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.38% 3.55% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Glasgow median daily rate £525 - -
Scotland median daily rate £525 £406 -
% change year-on-year +29.23% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow 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 Glasgow with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Glasgow
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 329 197 217
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 19.62% 14.78% 18.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 94 125
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £364 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.09% +11.92% -
10th Percentile £202 £250 £213
90th Percentile £538 £488 £439
Scotland median daily rate £375 £363 £330
% change year-on-year +3.45% +9.85% -2.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £18.00 £26.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.43% -30.00% +39.77%
10th Percentile £13.10 £15.66 £33.10
90th Percentile £33.40 £34.05 £41.90
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £28.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year -16.67% -20.00% +37.30%

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for CISM in Glasgow

CISM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CISM in Glasgow

CISM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CISM in Glasgow over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CISM in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for CISM.

1 21 (100.00%) CISSP
2 19 (90.48%) Finance
2 19 (90.48%) GDPR
3 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (80.95%) Cybersecurity
4 17 (80.95%) SQL
5 16 (76.19%) Oracle
5 16 (76.19%) SQL Server
5 16 (76.19%) Sybase
5 16 (76.19%) Windows
5 16 (76.19%) Linux
5 16 (76.19%) Python
5 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
5 16 (76.19%) Symantec
5 16 (76.19%) McAfee
5 16 (76.19%) DRM
5 16 (76.19%) Perl
5 16 (76.19%) Neo4j
5 16 (76.19%) Hortonworks
5 16 (76.19%) Cloudera
5 16 (76.19%) GitHub
5 16 (76.19%) Jenkins
5 16 (76.19%) Go
5 16 (76.19%) Relational Database
5 16 (76.19%) Varonis
5 16 (76.19%) Cryptography
5 16 (76.19%) Ruby
5 16 (76.19%) Software Engineering
5 16 (76.19%) Data Protection
5 16 (76.19%) Hadoop

CISM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 16 (76.19%) GitHub
2 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (76.19%) ArangoDB
1 16 (76.19%) Hadoop
1 16 (76.19%) Neo4j
1 16 (76.19%) Relational Database
1 16 (76.19%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (76.19%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (90.48%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Data Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Data Protection Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Information Security Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Security Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Compliance Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Database Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Information Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) IT Security Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Risk Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Security Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Security Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) React
1 1 (4.76%) REST
1 1 (4.76%) SOAP
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Linux
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (80.95%) Cybersecurity
3 16 (76.19%) Cryptography
3 16 (76.19%) Data Encryption
3 16 (76.19%) Data Loss Prevention
3 16 (76.19%) Data Protection
3 16 (76.19%) DRM
3 16 (76.19%) IT Strategy
3 16 (76.19%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 16 (76.19%) Software Engineering
4 14 (66.67%) Security Operations
5 13 (61.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 9 (42.86%) DevOps
7 5 (23.81%) Information Security
8 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
9 1 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
9 1 (4.76%) Information Assurance
9 1 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (4.76%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) SQL
2 16 (76.19%) Bash Shell
2 16 (76.19%) Go
2 16 (76.19%) Perl
2 16 (76.19%) Python
2 16 (76.19%) Ruby
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) CISSP
2 2 (9.52%) CASP
2 2 (9.52%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (4.76%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (90.48%) GDPR
2 16 (76.19%) FINRA
3 1 (4.76%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (4.76%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 16 (76.19%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Cloudera
1 16 (76.19%) Hortonworks
1 16 (76.19%) McAfee
1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
1 16 (76.19%) Oracle
1 16 (76.19%) Sybase
1 16 (76.19%) Symantec
1 16 (76.19%) Varonis
2 1 (4.76%) Qualys