Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 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)
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 133 131
Rank change year-on-year +12 -2 +24
Contract jobs citing CISM 18 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.77% 0.22% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.65% 1.66% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 4
Leeds median daily rate £550 £580 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.17% +30.70% -1.39%
10th Percentile £448 £554 £400
90th Percentile £679 £675 £524
West Yorkshire median daily rate £550 £563 £444
% change year-on-year -2.22% +26.76% +18.33%
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 387 301 385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 16.51% 13.49% 14.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 181 216
Leeds median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £292 £275 £263
90th Percentile £625 £556 £570
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 10
Leeds median hourly rate £21.25 £40.00 £12.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.88% +223.23% -19.51%
10th Percentile £13.50 £11.05 £12.01
90th Percentile £27.60 £40.80 £14.91
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.75 £14.20 £13.00
% change year-on-year +10.92% +9.23% -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 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CISM in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Leeds region with a requirement for CISM.

1 18 (100.00%) CISSP
2 14 (77.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (72.22%) Information Security
4 12 (66.67%) Security Architecture
5 10 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 10 (55.56%) SOA
6 7 (38.89%) Management Information System
6 7 (38.89%) PCI DSS
6 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (33.33%) Retail
8 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (27.78%) Web Services
8 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
9 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (16.67%) CRISC
10 3 (16.67%) CEH
10 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (16.67%) GIAC
11 2 (11.11%) Data Management
11 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
11 2 (11.11%) PCI QSA
11 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
11 2 (11.11%) SIEM
11 2 (11.11%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 2 (11.11%) SFIA
11 2 (11.11%) SABSA
11 2 (11.11%) SANS
11 2 (11.11%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.56%) IaaS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) PaaS
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Big Data
1 1 (5.56%) Data Lake
1 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
General
1 6 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Consultant
1 10 (55.56%) Security Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) CISSP Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) IT Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) IT Security Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Security Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Security Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Network Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Security Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Security Risk Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (38.89%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (5.56%) PKI
2 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Information Security
2 12 (66.67%) Security Architecture
3 10 (55.56%) SOA
4 6 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
5 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (11.11%) Data Management
8 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
8 2 (11.11%) SABSA
8 2 (11.11%) SFIA
8 2 (11.11%) SIEM
8 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
9 1 (5.56%) Availability Management
9 1 (5.56%) Critical Thinking
9 1 (5.56%) Data Science
9 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
1 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (16.67%) CEH
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (16.67%) CRISC
2 3 (16.67%) GIAC
3 2 (11.11%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 2 (11.11%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 2 (11.11%) PCI QSA
3 2 (11.11%) SANS
4 1 (5.56%) CCDP
4 1 (5.56%) CCNP
4 1 (5.56%) CGEIT
4 1 (5.56%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) CISA
4 1 (5.56%) CISMP
4 1 (5.56%) ISSAP
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (77.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 7 (38.89%) PCI DSS
4 1 (5.56%) GDPR
4 1 (5.56%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (5.56%) QA
4 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) KVM
1 1 (5.56%) QEMU
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (5.56%) Nessus
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco
1 1 (5.56%) Ivanti
1 1 (5.56%) McAfee
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) Splunk
1 1 (5.56%) VMware