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 3 months to 29 April 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
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 52 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 -  
Contract jobs citing CISM 1 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.17% 1.20% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.79% 5.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £453 £415
% change year-on-year -0.55% +9.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 - £68.00

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 126 171 167
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 21.36% 22.77% 23.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 70 69
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +6.57% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 8 18
Median hourly rate £17.77 £37.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.61% +108.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.65 £9.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.35 £49.26 £37.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +55.55%  

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing CISM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - - 1
CISM
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 5 (83.33%) Information Security
1 5 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (66.67%) IISP
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 4 (66.67%) CISSP
3 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (33.33%) SIEM
4 2 (33.33%) Information Security Governance
4 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
5 1 (16.67%) Security Management
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) CCNA
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (16.67%) CISA
5 1 (16.67%) Process Management
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) GIAC
5 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
5 1 (16.67%) OWASP

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Governance Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Development Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Information Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Architect
3 1 (16.67%) IT Security Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Security Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Operational Security Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Software Development Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security Governance
3 2 (33.33%) SIEM
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) OWASP
4 1 (16.67%) Process Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) SABSA
4 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
1 4 (66.67%) IISP
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) CISA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) GIAC
2 1 (16.67%) GISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System