Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 123 130
Rank change year-on-year +43 +7 +15
Contract jobs citing CISM 29 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.73% 0.71% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.36% 4.34% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 4
Leeds median daily rate £545 £550 £615
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.91% -10.57% +38.59%
10th Percentile £378 £443 £570
90th Percentile £661 £680 £675
West Yorkshire median daily rate £545 £550 £580
% change year-on-year -0.91% -5.17% +30.70%
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 280 392 300
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 16.67% 16.41% 13.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 258 176
Leeds median daily rate £440 £433 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.73% +1.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £215 £305 £271
90th Percentile £608 £625 £554
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £407
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 7
Leeds median hourly rate £19.63 £22.63 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.26% +88.54% -7.69%
10th Percentile £11.15 £13.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £66.50 £34.15 £46.60
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £14.20
% change year-on-year +8.43% +16.90% +3.27%

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 19 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CISM in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 29 (100.00%) CISSP
2 17 (58.62%) Retail
3 14 (48.28%) Information Security
4 13 (44.83%) PCI DSS
4 13 (44.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (34.48%) Privileged Access Management
5 10 (34.48%) BeyondTrust
5 10 (34.48%) Risk Management
6 8 (27.59%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (24.14%) Finance
7 7 (24.14%) Web Services
7 7 (24.14%) SOA
7 7 (24.14%) CISA
7 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 4 (13.79%) Security Architecture
9 3 (10.34%) CBAP
9 3 (10.34%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (10.34%) PMI
9 3 (10.34%) PMI Certification
9 3 (10.34%) Workshop Facilitation
10 2 (6.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (6.90%) Identity Management
10 2 (6.90%) C
10 2 (6.90%) FISMA
10 2 (6.90%) COBIT
10 2 (6.90%) HIPAA
10 2 (6.90%) Use Case
11 1 (3.45%) OWASP
11 1 (3.45%) PowerShell

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:

General
1 17 (58.62%) Retail
2 7 (24.14%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (17.24%) Consultant
1 5 (17.24%) Security Consultant
1 5 (17.24%) Security Specialist
2 4 (13.79%) Security Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Business Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Head of Information
3 3 (10.34%) Head of Information Security
3 3 (10.34%) Head of Security
3 3 (10.34%) Risk Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Head of Information Services
4 2 (6.90%) Security Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Security Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Security Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Chief Information Security Officer
5 1 (3.45%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Information Security Officer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) PMI
3 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Information Security
2 10 (34.48%) Privileged Access Management
2 10 (34.48%) Risk Management
3 8 (27.59%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (24.14%) SOA
5 4 (13.79%) Security Architecture
6 3 (10.34%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Workshop Facilitation
7 2 (6.90%) Identity Management
7 2 (6.90%) Use Case
8 1 (3.45%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (3.45%) Due Diligence
8 1 (3.45%) Fintech
8 1 (3.45%) Information Security Management
8 1 (3.45%) Monetization
8 1 (3.45%) OWASP
8 1 (3.45%) Security Management
8 1 (3.45%) Security Operations
8 1 (3.45%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (3.45%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) C
2 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) CISSP
2 7 (24.14%) CISA
3 3 (10.34%) CBAP
3 3 (10.34%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.45%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (44.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 13 (44.83%) PCI DSS
2 4 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (6.90%) COBIT
3 2 (6.90%) FISMA
3 2 (6.90%) HIPAA
3 2 (6.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) BeyondTrust
2 1 (3.45%) McAfee