The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for CISM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 June 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)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 75 73
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2  
Contract jobs citing CISM 12 29 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.86% 1.62% 1.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.71% 11.03% 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 9
Median daily rate £500 £431 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.94% +32.69%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £436
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £36.81 -
% change year-on-year +24.96% -  

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 Manchester.

Academic & Professional Certification
Manchester
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 210 263 273
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 15.01% 14.72% 18.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 131 126
Median daily rate £413 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £223 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 17
Median hourly rate £11.00 £13.50 £18.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.51% -27.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £12.58 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year +14.03% +18.15%  

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

CISM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CISM in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for CISM.

1 16 (100.00%) CISSP
2 15 (93.75%) Information Security
3 13 (81.25%) Risk Management
4 8 (50.00%) Law
5 4 (25.00%) Finance
5 4 (25.00%) CISA
5 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (18.75%) COBIT
6 3 (18.75%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (18.75%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
7 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) Virtual Team
7 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 1 (6.25%) Splunk
8 1 (6.25%) ArcSight
8 1 (6.25%) SIEM
8 1 (6.25%) Office 365
8 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (6.25%) PuTTY
8 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (6.25%) AlienVault
8 1 (6.25%) QRadar
8 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 1 (6.25%) Linux Command Line

CISM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
1 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (6.25%) PuTTY
1 1 (6.25%) SSH
1 1 (6.25%) SSL
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) VLAN
General
1 8 (50.00%) Law
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Consultant
1 9 (56.25%) Security Consultant
2 8 (50.00%) IT Consultant
2 8 (50.00%) IT Security Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) IT Manager
3 3 (18.75%) IT Risk Manager
3 3 (18.75%) IT Security Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Risk Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Security Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) CISSP Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Security Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) CISSP Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SIEM Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) VMS Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (18.75%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (12.50%) Virtual Team
4 1 (6.25%) CESG
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Information Security
2 13 (81.25%) Risk Management
3 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (18.75%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (6.25%) Security Management
6 1 (6.25%) SIEM
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) CISSP
2 4 (25.00%) CISA
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) COBIT
2 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (6.25%) QRadar
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) AlienVault
1 1 (6.25%) ArcSight
1 1 (6.25%) Qualys
1 1 (6.25%) Splunk
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
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