Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for CISM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 17 January 2019 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)
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 121 129 140
Rank change year-on-year +8 +11 +12
Contract jobs citing CISM 11 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.47% 0.41% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.80% 3.38% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 2
Leeds median daily rate £550 £481 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -3.75% +11.11%
West Yorkshire median daily rate £550 £519 £500
% change year-on-year +6.02% +3.75% +14.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire 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 Leeds with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Leeds
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 393 266 325
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 16.69% 12.05% 13.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 162 179
Leeds median daily rate £450 £425 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +10.97% -4.25%
10th Percentile £304 £275 £250
90th Percentile £625 £575 £532
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 11
Leeds median hourly rate £17.38 £40.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.56% +220.00% -19.35%
10th Percentile £10.91 £11.11 £12.13
90th Percentile £24.06 £40.40 £14.91
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £14.65 £13.00
% change year-on-year +4.44% +12.69% -16.13%

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for CISM in Leeds

CISM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CISM in Leeds

CISM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CISM in Leeds over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CISM in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for CISM.

1 11 (100.00%) CISSP
2 7 (63.64%) Information Security
2 7 (63.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (54.55%) Security Architecture
4 4 (36.36%) SOA
5 3 (27.27%) Retail
5 3 (27.27%) PCI DSS
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) DevOps
6 2 (18.18%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (18.18%) CRISC
6 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
6 2 (18.18%) GIAC
6 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (18.18%) McAfee
6 2 (18.18%) Web Services
6 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
7 1 (9.09%) SQL
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle
7 1 (9.09%) SAP
7 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (9.09%) IBM
7 1 (9.09%) Risk Management

CISM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Security Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Security Architect
3 2 (18.18%) CISSP Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) IT Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) CISSP Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Information Security
2 6 (54.55%) Security Architecture
3 4 (36.36%) SOA
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Critical Thinking
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance
5 1 (9.09%) ISMS
5 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (9.09%) SABSA
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) CISSP
2 2 (18.18%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) CRISC
2 2 (18.18%) GIAC
3 1 (9.09%) CEH
3 1 (9.09%) CGEIT
3 1 (9.09%) CISA
3 1 (9.09%) CSSLP
3 1 (9.09%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 1 (9.09%) ISSAP
3 1 (9.09%) PCI QSA
3 1 (9.09%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 3 (27.27%) PCI DSS
3 1 (9.09%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (9.09%) GDPR
3 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (9.09%) Nessus
1 1 (9.09%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) McAfee
2 1 (9.09%) AlienVault
2 1 (9.09%) ArcSight
2 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) Ivanti
2 1 (9.09%) LogRhythm
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
2 1 (9.09%) Splunk