Period
to 16 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for CISM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 16 August 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.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
16 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 66 108
Rank change year-on-year -15 +42 -12
Contract jobs citing CISM 8 22 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.62% 1.52% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.72% 7.10% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 2
Hertfordshire median daily rate - £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +45.45% -59.26%
East of England median daily rate £450 £438 £469
% change year-on-year +2.74% -6.56% -14.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £46.00 £46.00 -

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 294 310 366
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 22.81% 21.35% 21.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 155 146
Hertfordshire median daily rate £375 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.09% +15.79%
10th Percentile £214 £211 £300
90th Percentile £575 £500 £556
East of England median daily rate £385 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +2.67% -3.85% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 13 52
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -15.79% -5.00%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.30 £8.75
90th Percentile £45.75 £36.05 £42.25
East of England median hourly rate £20.39 £27.60 £21.50
% change year-on-year -26.14% +28.37% -0.58%

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CISM in Hertfordshire

CISM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CISM in Hertfordshire

CISM
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 16 August 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Hatfield - 5 - -
Hemel Hempstead +7 2 - - 1
Welwyn Garden City +3 1 - -
CISM
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 August 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CISM 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for CISM.

1 8 (100.00%) CISSP
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) JNCIP
2 5 (62.50%) Network Security
2 5 (62.50%) OpenStack
2 5 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (62.50%) CCNP
3 2 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (25.00%) Threat Detection
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (25.00%) ISMS
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Delivery

CISM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (62.50%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Network Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Network Security Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Operational Security Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Security Operations Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Development Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) IT Security Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (25.00%) ISMS
2 2 (25.00%) Security Management
2 2 (25.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (25.00%) Threat Detection
2 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CISSP
2 5 (62.50%) CCNP
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) JNCIP
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared